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Fero Mobile introduces new phone onto Ghanaian market

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In a bid to satisfy customers needs and also keep up with current technological trends penetrating the system, phone manufacturers have dived into producing smart phones with additional specs to generate quality yet affordable smart phones to suit the Ghanaian economic trend. The industry players believe such move will guarantee them a safe spot on the Ghanaian market. Speaking to ...

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2016 e-Commerce Expo launched [Photos]


OML Africa , organizers of Ghana’s biggest gathering of players in the e-Commerce industry, e-Commerce Expo has launched this year’s  -2016 edition. The 2016 edition which takes off from October 27- October 28 in Accra at Alisa Hotel will focus on boosting the growth and safety of the e-Commerce industry. The two-day event on the theme: “Transforming Ghana’s Online Businesses ...

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TECNO launches Phantom 6, 6 Plus


TECNO Phones has launched its latest brand of phones, the TECNO Phantom 6 and Phantom 6 Plus. The Phantom 6 and 6 Plus boast of a number of high-end upgrades, compared to its predecessor, the Phantom Z and the Phantom 5 that were launched in 2014, and 2015 respectively. Speaking at the launch in Accra, the General Manager of TECNO ...

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MTN Ghana yet to commence 35% shares’ float – SEC

CEO MTN Ghana,

Citi Business News is learning that MTN is yet to conclude processes to allow it sell thirty-five percent of its stake in Ghana. This comes despite the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC)’s acceptance of the telecom company’s decision to float shares to the public and allow local partnership in the company. The move also forms part of requirements following MTN’s ...

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Expresso workers give telco ultimatum over unpaid wages


Workers of Telecommunications Company Expresso are pressing on management of the telco to pay them all arrears owed them by the 1st week of October, 2016 or face their wrath. The development follows the inability of the company to settle workers salaries for over 18 months. In a bid to drum home their concerns the workers this morning [Wednesday] held ...

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Domestic airlines welcome Samsung Galaxy note 7 ban


Domestic Airline operators in the country have welcomed the ban of the use of Samsung Galaxy note 7 on all airlines operating in Ghana. The operators pressed for the ban to remain until the manufacturer of the device assures  that the phone is safe to use on planes. Speaking to Citi Business News the Chief Executive Officer(CEO) of Starbow Airlines ...

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Expresso workers protest over unpaid salaries

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Workers of telecommunication company Expresso will today [Wednesday] embark on a protest against management over their refusal to pay workers salaries. In a document copied to Citi Business News the workers stated that they had not received their salaries for over 18 months. According to them, management has also deprived them off their rightful benefits such as SSNIT, provident Fund ...

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Third E-Commerce Expo slated for October 27

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Ghana’s biggest gathering of players in the e-commerce industry dubbed  E-Commerce Expo is scheduled to take place on 27th – 28th October, 2016. The event which will come off at the Swiss Spirit Hotel and Suites (Alisa Hotel) is the third since its inception. It will see the gathering of companies and professionals from online retail shops, Telecoms, Banks, Internet service ...

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Ghana bans use of Samsung Galaxy 7 on all airlines


The regulator of Ghana’s aviation industry, the Ghana Civil Aviation Authority (GCAA) has banned the use of Samsung Galaxy note 7 on all airlines operating in Ghana. The ban took effect from Monday 26th September, 2016. According to the GCAA the ban follows recent safety reports following the use of Samsung Galaxy note 7. Phone manufacturer Samsung recently recalled over ...

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BoG to release new guidelines on mobile financial services

Dr. Asiama, Deputy Governor, BoG

The Bank of Ghana is to soon come out with revised regulations on Ghana’s mobile financial service sector. It follows what the central bank views as the significant contribution of the current Electronic Money Issuers Guidelines passed in 2015. According to the Second Deputy Governor of the Bank of Ghana, Dr. Johnson Asiamah, the revised rules will attract more customers ...

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