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‘Significant dormancy’ in Haulage business

The usual energy and bustle that one can witness at the Tema Port Transit Terminal has been downed by the coronavirus pandemic, which seems to be pulling the brakes on the haulage business.

Every month in lockdown costs Africa US$65.7bn—report

The Economic Commission for Africa (ECA) has estimated that a full one-month lockdown across Africa would cost the continent about 2.5 percent of its annual Gross Domestic Product (GDP), equivalent to about US$65.7bn per month.

Free Trade to help Africa rebuild after Covid-19 pandemic

The first commerce under an Africa-wide free-trade pact will provide new stimulus to countries on the continent to overcome the economic damage of the coronavirus, even if it could be delayed for around six months, according to the most senior official of this agreement.

WAPCo to undertake 10-hour shutdown of Tema site

The West African Gas Pipeline Company Limited (WAPCo), operator of the West African Gas Pipeline (WAGP), has announced that it will undertake a coordinated and planned 10-hour shutdown of its Tema Regulating and Metering Station (RMS) to complete outstanding works under the Takoradi Tema Interconnection Project (TTIP).