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HFC Bank joins Citi FM’s Heritage Caravan sponsors list

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HFC Bank has joined the growing list of organizations that will be sponsoring Citi FM’s 2017 Heritage Caravan. The Heritage Caravan initiative which was recently endorsed by the Minister of Tourism, Arts and Culture designate, Catherine Afeku, will transport patrons to some of the most captivating parts of Ghana overflowing with history and culture. HFC Bank which signed on last ...

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Attracting tourists to Ghana: Minister Nominee advocates pool flights

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The Minister Nominee for Tourism and Creative Arts, Catherine Ablema Afeku has proposed charter flight services among international airlines to reduce the cost of airfares in Ghana. In her view, tourists to Ghana should be paying relatively less for flight services since the high demand will drive down cost. The high cost of air ticket fares has been listed as ...

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Nana Addo appoints Kwadwo Antwi as CEO of GTDC

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President Nana Akufo-Addo has appointed Kwadwo Odame Antwi as Acting CEO of the Ghana Tourism Development Company(GTDC). A statement signed by the Minister nominee for Tourism, Culture and Creative Arts, Catherine Afeku directed the Chief Director of the sector Ministry to aid Mr. Antwi occupy the new role. “The Chief Director of the Ministry of Tourism, Culture and Creative Arts ...

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Ghanaian business leaders applaud Rwanda’s development efforts

Business Leaders of Citi FM's Hello Kigali Tour with some Rwanda public service officials

Ghanaian leaders from the public and private sector have applauded Rwanda’s transformation journey following the 1994 Genocide against the Tutsi. The 20 Ghanaian business leaders, investors and government officials were in the country on a five-day business trip last week to learn from Rwanda’s success story, according to Kojo Akoto Boateng, one of the organisers of the trip, dubbed ‘Hello ...

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Hello Kigali: Experience to trigger radical change in Ghana [Audio]

#HelloKigali business tour with Citi FM

Business leaders who took part in Citi FM’s Hello Kigali trip, returned home over the weekend with a strong urge to transform and propel Ghana’s business sector. The participants belonging to various business sectors including technology, oil, and gas, finance, tourism, real estate, agro-processing as well as academia and the public sector spent four days in Kigali, Rwanda hunting for ...

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Hello Kigali: Business leaders arrive in Ghana [Photos]

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Participants of Citi FM’s Hello Kigali Business Tour arrived in Ghana on Saturday evening. The Business Leaders from the private and public sectors returned to Ghana after a five day firsthand experience of  the massive transformation in Rwanda following the country’s recent genocide history. Key turnaround stories include the adoption of technology in almost all transactions. The development saves time, ...

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Hello Kigali: Technology to drive business growth in Ghana

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Business Leaders in the public as well as private sector partaking in Hello Kigali, Citi FM’s business tour are projecting a significant increase in the use of technology in business operations in Ghana in the short to medium term. They believe ICT has been underutilized in Ghana in propelling business growth despite significant inroads made in it; on certain fronts. ...

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#HelloKigali tour makes stops at key gov’t agencies

#HelloKigali business tour with Citi FM

Learning from Rwanda’s successful systems in tax implementations and effective public sector are but some of the expectations of participants of Citi FM’s Hello Kigali tour. The business leaders from both the public and private sectors, are also hopeful of implementing the model adopted by Rwanda back here in Ghana. “I decided to join the trip to find out how ...

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#HelloKigali tour reveals Kigali’s serene landscape [Photos]

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Business leaders taking part in Citi FM’s Hello Kigali business tour have already been warmed into the serene and apparent orderliness in the city of Kigali. For the first day of their tour, the delegation will today be exposed to Rwanda’s strategy in ensuring tax compliance, as well as efficiency and reliability in the provision of government services.     ...

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5 Star hotels lament over high utility rates

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Operators of 5 star hotels in the country have confirmed to Citi Business News that they are running at a huge loss due to high cost of  utilities. According to them, the astronomical cost of operating is badly affecting their revenue generations. “Electricity cost especially must be looked at. It is our biggest problem now.” the Executive Assistant Manager of ...

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