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Ghana secures US$115m facility to digitise public records

A US$115m facility from the International Development Association, a subsidiary of the World Bank, that will part-finance the digitisation of archives and other public records to facilitate online searches has been approved by Parliament.

Banks must adopt humanised approach to digital banking - Alkan CEO

Banks will have to combine both digital and brick and mortar customer support efforts in their quest to enhance and sustain customer experience in a digital banking era, banking consultant and Chief Executive Officer of Alkan Business Consult, Alberta Quarcoopome, has said.

BoG maintains policy rate at 14.5%

The Monetary Policy Committee of the Bank of Ghana has maintained the policy rate at 14.5 percent after a similar decision in May this year.

Airport tax shortfall pushes sector to the brink

The shortfall in actual airport taxes realised for the first half of the year has eroded government revenue, pushing the Ghana Airports Company and other agencies that draw funding from airport tax receipts to the brink.