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Equity market for SMEs to be revamped

Authorities of the Ghana Stock Exchange (GSE) have disclosed that as part of their short-term plans, the Ghana Alternative Market (GAX), the special equity market for small and medium enterprises (SMEs), will be revamped.

Push for nuclear power ill-advised, IES says

Energy policy think tank Institute for Energy Security (IES) says it does not support the government’s move to switch the country’s energy base-load from Akosombo and Kpong hydropower to nuclear.

Haruna Iddrisu alleges gov’t in breach of Transition Act

The leader of the NDC in Parliament, Haruna Iddrisu, has accused the government of breaching the Presidential (Transition) Act 2012 (Act 845) over the inability of Ministries, Departments and Agencies (MDAs) to submit handing-over notes to the legislature.

IPPs express interest in taking over ECG as new concessionaire

A group of Independent Power Producers (IPPs) has expressed interest in taking over the management of the Electricity Company of Ghana (ECG), nearly 15 months after the government terminated the Concession Agreement with Power Distribution Services (PDS) over allegations of fraud.