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Labour Department summons GCB Bank

The Chief Labour Officer, Mr Eugene Korletey, has summoned the management of GCB Bank to a meeting following the dismissal of some 164 staff of the bank.

80% of education budget spent on emoluments

Though the education sector continues to receive the highest budgetary allocation, more than 80 percent is spent on salaries and compensation – leaving little for the provision of goods and services.

Mövenpick Ambassador Hotel wins 5 Star award

Mövenpick Ambassador Hotel Accra has been named the 5 Star Hotel of the Year at the 2018 Edition of the National Tourism Awards, which honours the hotel for its quality service delivery, exceptional facilities, excellence in cuisine and high levels of guest satisfaction.

African nations could lose $420m in a no-deal Brexit

Morocco, Ghana and Tunisia are among African nations that would lose the most if the U.K. does not negotiate a deal by the time it has to exit the European Union, according to a study by a United Nations agency.

Luxury tax yields GH¢21.3m in 5 months

The government has collected some GH¢21.3 million in taxes from the use of vehicles with engine capacities of 2.9 litres and above between August and December last year, this is according to the provisional fiscal data on public finances for last year.