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Ken Ofori Atta, Finance Minister – Designate has given the assurance that the Akuffo-Addo-led government will not increase electricity bills anytime soon.

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has Tuesday has confirmed Ken Ofori-Atta as the Finance Minister-designate to manage the economy.

The Vice President of Groupe Ideal, Charles Arkuh has said the financial sector in Ghana has to take strategic decisions in order to sustain the industry.

CBZ Holdings Ltd., Zimbabwe’s largest bank, suspended the use of Visa Inc. cards for local transactions as the country struggles to cope with a cash shortage.

Out- going President, John Dramani Mahama has reiterated that Ghana’s economy is still the second largest in West Africa with a Gross Domestic Product (GDP) of almost $39 billion.

The Social Security National Insurance Trust (SSNIT) has increased pension benefits for pensioners by 18%. 

Sweden's best-selling car in 2016 was not a Volvo - the first year that has happened in more than half a century.

A 33-year-old  outsourced worker of Stanbic Bank Ghana has been declared wanted by the Ghana Police Service for allegedly defrauding scores of customers of the bank of more than GH¢900,000.

The Ghana Private Road Transport Union (GPRTU) in Akyem Oda of the Eastern Region has considered petty trading in the lorry station for the Yuletide season.

Hotels in Koforidua in the New Juaben municipality of the Eastern Region have stated their preparedness to receive tourists as part of the Christmas festivities.

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