Why Tricycles Are Edging Taxis in Northern Ghana

[Business Day] Barely three years after it was introduced by the Microfinance and Small Loans Centre (MASLOC), tricycle has taken over the regional capitals of the three regions in northern Ghana as /he preferred means of commercial transport.

[Business Day] Barely three years after it was introduced by the Microfinance and Small Loans Centre (MASLOC), tricycle has taken over the regional capitals of the three regions in northern Ghana as /he preferred means of commercial transport.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

Why Interest Rates Will Not Pull Borrowers

[Business Day] Central Banks use monetary policy rates as the benchmark for charging interest on loans and advances to commercial banks. Whenever a commercial bank has a temporary shortage of funds it usually borrows funds from the central bank at the …

[Business Day] Central Banks use monetary policy rates as the benchmark for charging interest on loans and advances to commercial banks. Whenever a commercial bank has a temporary shortage of funds it usually borrows funds from the central bank at the policy rate.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

Honda Unveils New Passenger-Friendly SUV

[Business Day] Honda Motor Company Limited, a multinational automobiles dealer, has introduced its all-new and supposed world’s best-selling 2017 SUV model, CR-V unto the Ghanaian market.

[Business Day] Honda Motor Company Limited, a multinational automobiles dealer, has introduced its all-new and supposed world's best-selling 2017 SUV model, CR-V unto the Ghanaian market.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

Letting Human Capital and Technology Rule the World

[Business Day] Minister for Environment, Science, Technology, and Innovation, Professor Kwabena Frimpong-Boateng has called for the need to see human capital and technology as key developmental tools for every nation’s economic advancement.

[Business Day] Minister for Environment, Science, Technology, and Innovation, Professor Kwabena Frimpong-Boateng has called for the need to see human capital and technology as key developmental tools for every nation's economic advancement.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

Only 20% of 69,9 Million Working Citizens Pay Tax

[This Day] Minister of Finance, Kemi Adeosun, has said only 14 million out of the 69.9 million economically active Nigerians pay tax, reflecting a low compliance of 20.03 per cent.

[This Day] Minister of Finance, Kemi Adeosun, has said only 14 million out of the 69.9 million economically active Nigerians pay tax, reflecting a low compliance of 20.03 per cent.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

‘Finland Partnering Nigeria On Smart Cities’

[Guardian] Anne Berner is Finland’s Minister for Nordic Cooperation as well as Transport and Communications. She was recently in Nigeria for a meeting of Nordic-Africa Foreign Affairs ministers. In this online interview with Clara Nwachukwu, the former…

[Guardian] Anne Berner is Finland's Minister for Nordic Cooperation as well as Transport and Communications. She was recently in Nigeria for a meeting of Nordic-Africa Foreign Affairs ministers. In this online interview with Clara Nwachukwu, the former Member of Parliament, who was voted the Businessperson of the Year 2009, by the Finnish Business Association, said the meeting was not only meant to strengthen relationships, but also to chart ways to ensure that the deadline for Sustainable Development Goals (Agenda 2

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Hope, Concerns for Vaccine Security

[Guardian] The plan by the Federal Government of Nigeria (FGN) in partnership with May & Baker PLC to begin local production of vaccines has barely started but is already shrouded with concerns.

[Guardian] The plan by the Federal Government of Nigeria (FGN) in partnership with May & Baker PLC to begin local production of vaccines has barely started but is already shrouded with concerns.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

South Africa and Rwanda Sign Environmental Cooperation Agreement

[Govt of SA] The Minister of Environmental Affairs, Dr Eda Molewa, and the Minister of Natural Resources of the Republic of Rwanda, Dr Vincent Biruta, have signed an environmental cooperation agreement between the two countries.

[Govt of SA] The Minister of Environmental Affairs, Dr Eda Molewa, and the Minister of Natural Resources of the Republic of Rwanda, Dr Vincent Biruta, have signed an environmental cooperation agreement between the two countries.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

President Al-Bashir Leaves for Saudi Arabia

[SNA] Khartoum -President of the Republic, Field Marshal Omer Al-Bashir, Monday left for Saudi Arabia to perform Ummrah. He was seen off at Khartoum Airport by the First Vice – President of the Republic and National Prime Minister, Lt. Gen. Bakri Hassa…

[SNA] Khartoum -President of the Republic, Field Marshal Omer Al-Bashir, Monday left for Saudi Arabia to perform Ummrah. He was seen off at Khartoum Airport by the First Vice - President of the Republic and National Prime Minister, Lt. Gen. Bakri Hassan Salih.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan