Thursday , 18 January 2018

BUSINESS & TOURISM

Election 2016 : Akwaaba Dance Ensemble set for Peace Tour in 7 French cities

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In a bid to ensure profound peace in Ghana before, during and after the 2016 general elections, Accra based Akwaaba Dance Ensemble are billed to perform as guests of France based association of Ghanaians living in the European country, GhanaInFrance (GiF) during their peace tour of seven French cities in 27 days beginning October 21st. Dubbed ‘GiF Call Home for ... Read More »

MTN@20 promo winners return from all-expenses paid Dubai holiday trip

Some winners pose for a picture in front of palm jumeirah hotel in Dubai

Ghana’s leading telecommunications services provider, MTN, has honoured its promise to fly 24 customers who won the holiday trip category in the MTN @20 promotion. The winners of the promotion have just returned from an all-expense paid trip to Dubai. The winners, who travelled with their partners as part of the prize package, enjoyed a one-week stay at a five-star ... Read More »

Fisheries Commission select 25 trainees to combat illegal fishing in Ada

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There has been a public outcry for the depletion of Ghana’s fish stock in recent years which has created unbearable challenges for the fisher folks. In an attempt to salvage the situation, the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) Ghana Fisheries Management Project is collaborating with the Fisheries Commission to embark on a massive effort to rebuild the fish ... Read More »

MTN win CSR Company award for 2nd consecutive year

MTN Team receiving the citation for CSR company of the year

MTN Ghana have been crowned the overall CSR Company of the Year for the second consecutive time at the 6th Ghana CSR Excellence Awards (GHACEA). At the same event, MTN Ghana also won the CSR Telecom of the year. The Ghana CSR Excellence Awards, which has evolved from the Ghana CSR Diary & Awards was launched in 2011 by the ... Read More »

MTN Business’ Housing and Hospitality Fair scheduled for September 29

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MTN Business is taking provision of business solutions to the next level in its maiden Housing and Hospitality fair scheduled to take place on 29th September, 2016. The fair, which is targeted at players within the hospitality and housing industry, will be preceded by a stakeholder conference to be held on the theme “Accelerating Business Growth with Smart Solutions”. The ... Read More »

Rotary Foundation honours MTN Ghana for fight against polio

Mrs Cynthia Lumor Corporate Services Executive of MTN Ghana being presented with Certificate of Appreciation by Rotary Foundation representative

MTN Ghana Foundation, the Corporate Social Responsibility and Sustainability wing of MTN Ghana, has been honored by the Rotary Foundation of Rotary International for their contributions towards the eradication of Polio in Ghana. A Certificate of Appreciation was presented to MTN Ghana Foundation during the African Elegance Dinner of Zone 20A Institute of Rotary International in Accra. The Rotary Appreciation ... Read More »

Disclaimer: MTN deny Mobile Money scam alert reports

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The attention of MTN Ghana has been drawn to a message being circulated on various social media platforms regarding a supposed caution from MTN to customers about the activities of some hackers of the Mobile Money service. MTN wishes to state that the purported message is a scam and the details provided are false. MTN Mobile Money platform has the ... Read More »

MTN COMMENCES PAYMENT OF OVER GH₵13MILLION IN INTEREST TO 6.2 MILLION MOBILE MONEY SUBSCRIBERS

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MTN, Ghana’s leading mobile communications company, has announced it is making total payment of GH₵ 13.4million in interest to over 6.2 million Mobile Money customers. The payment is being made in two tranches with the first payment commencing on 11th September 2016 for interest earned during the first quarter of 2016, while payment for second quarter will commence on 18th ... Read More »

Samsung urges Galaxy Note 7 phone exchange urgently

The Samsung Galaxy Note 7 was released last month

Samsung have urged owners of its Galaxy Note 7 phones to stop using or exchange the devices as they risk exploding. Samsung recalled 2.5 million phones last week after reports emerged of the device exploding during or after charging and airline passengers were warned by US authorities not to switch on or charge the phones while on board. The South ... Read More »

Ghana must not import poultry, rice – Israeli Ambassador

B-Bovid CEO, Issa Ouedraogo, shows the Israeli Ambassador to Ghana and Liberia, Ami Mehl around his facility

The Israeli Ambassador to Ghana and Liberia, Ami Mehl, has expressed shock over the quantity of rice importation into Ghana, calling it “crazy.” Interacting with journalists at the B-Bovid agriculture facility in the Mpohor-Wassa East District of the Western Region, the head of the Israeli delegation said Ghana must take serious measures aimed at improving agricultural practices to reverse the ... Read More »