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Key market indices steady as holidays approach

The Ghana Stock Exchange floor As the holidays approach, the market continues to record marginal net capital gains coupled with block trades as anticipated by Groupe Nduom (GN) Analysts. The market closed with 3 gainers [BOPP, CAL & GCB] and 1 loser [SCB] as key market indices firmed but remain subdued in negative regions. EGL […]

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$1bn Eurobond is bad for Ghana; we will vote against it again – Minority

The Minority says poor economic management by government is the reason it opposed attempts to borrow one billion dollars from the international market Tuesday. New Patriotic Party (NPP) Member of Parliament for Obuasi West, Kweku Kwarteng, says the Minority MPs have decided to remove themselves from unwarranted government borrowing, characterized by excessive domestic loans. “What […]

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A-G submits report on branding of buses to Chief of Staff

The Attorney-General and Minister for Justice, Mrs. Marietta Brew Appiah-Oppong has presented her report on the review of the controversial bus branding to the Chief of Staff. Mr. Julius Debrah received the report he commissioned for a review of the contract for the spraying and branding of 116 buses of the Bus Rapid Transit system. The buses […]

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The devil and José Mourinho

At the beginning of May 2015, Chelsea wrapped up the Premier League title with a scrappy 1-0 win over Crystal Palace. It was not a great game or a great performance – for a couple of months Chelsea had looked exhausted, dragging their fatigued limbs over the line and grateful no contender was able to […]

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Milan to re-sign midfielder Kevin-Prince Boateng on a free transfer

Milan will re-sign midfielder Kevin-Prince Boateng on a free transfer, the club’s chief executive Adriano Galliani has said. The German-born Ghana international, who has also played for Hertha Berlin, Portsmouth and Tottenham Hotspur, joined Milan in 2010 before leaving for Bundesliga club Schalke three years later. Boateng has not played since he was released by […]

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Parliament to reconsider government request on $1b Eurobond today

Seth Terpker, Finance minister Parliament will on Wednesday morning reconsider government’s request to issue a one billion dollar Eurobond to fund a 3 billion cedis funding gap in the 2016 budget. Motion for the approval of the sovereign guarantee was rejected yesterday following a headcount victory of rejection won by the minority in parliament. The […]