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Government mulls NIB takeover by ADB

Government, in a bid to address the persistent financial tribulations besieging the National Investment Bank (NIB), has cast its gaze towards a potential takeover by the Agricultural Development Bank (ADB).

Trade Minister urges support for salt mining industry

The Minister for Trade and Industry, Mr Kobina Tahir Hammond, has admonished chiefs, opinion leaders and the youth to rally behind Electrochem Salt Mining Limited to spearhead the modernization of salt mining and processing in Ghana.

Cylinder Re-circulation model takes off

From September 1, 2023 the National Petroleum Authority as a Regulator will roll-out the National Cylinder Re-circulation Model at various outlets in the Greater Accra and Ashanti Regions.

Gold Fields reports 4% drop in gold output during H1

Gold Fields Limited produced 1,154,000 ounces (oz) of gold for the first half of 2023 – a 4 percent drop year-on-year (YoY) in production compared to 1,201,000oz in the same period of the previous year.

AGI to partner companies to reduce carbon emission

The Association of Ghana Industries (AGI) is ready to build strong partnerships with relevant stakeholders to help firms in the country’s chemical industries reduce their carbon emissions for sustainable growth.

Newmont pays GHC 2.046 billion in taxes to gov't in Q1 of 2023

Newmont Africa has announced that, in the first half of 2023, its operations in Ghana (Ahafo South and Akyem mines) paid a total of GHS 2.046 billion in taxes, royalties, and carried interest to the Government of Ghana, through the Ghana Revenue Authority, Forestry Commission, and Ministry of Finance.