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Airtel and Tigo Ghana appoint new CEO

Shareholders of Tigo and Airtel have appointed General Manager of Tigo Ghana, Roshi Motman as Chief Executive Officer of the merged telecommunications operator.

Govt. maintains cocoa price at GH¢7,600 per tonne

The producer price of cocoa will remain at GH¢7,600.00 per tonne. This is based on the government’s decision to maintain the price (used during the 2016/17 season) for the 2017/18 season.

Inflation drops to 12.2%

The consumer price inflation (CPI) for September reduced to 12.2% from 12.3% recorded in the previous month – August.

Cocoa loan boosts cedi’s prowess

In spite of positive developments in the US, the dollar closed positive on the international forex front but lost against the local currency in the domestic market due to the supply boost to the cedi.

Airtel Ghana MD resigns

The Managing Director of Airtel Ghana, Lucy Quist has resigned. Prime Business confirmed Ms. Quist resignation on Monday - October 10th, 2017.

Minister charges Boards to align investment in SMEs

The reconstituted Governing Board of the Venture Capital Trust Fund was on Monday inaugurated, with a charge on members to align its investment in least 100 Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) over the medium term and expand the existing SMEs to help maximize economic growth and reduce unemployment.