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Ghana: Crystal Capital Unveils Two Mutual Funds

Crystal Capital and Investments Limited, an investment and financial advisory firm, has unveiled two innovative mutual funds to provide Ghanaians with more investment opportunities. The investment funds dubbed: ‘Crystal Entrepreneur Fund (eFund) and Crystal Wealth...

ECA’s Liberia Economic Support Programme set for Take-off

The Economic Commission for Africa (ECA) has met with Liberian President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf to prepare for the implementation of an economic support programme for the country. The meeting follows the signing of a Memorandum...

Stakeholders Seek Increased Use of Fertilizers in Africa

Hundreds of fertiliser stakeholders including suppliers, farmers' organisations and government officials from 55 countries in Africa are calling for increased use of fertilizer by farmers to improve crop yield. The stakeholders who attended the 8th...

Nigeria has an alternative to IMF Loan – Adeosun

Nigeria's finance minister, Kemi Adeosun has revealed that Nigeria has an alternative route to funding other than seeking a loan from the International Monetary Fund (IMF). "For us the IMF is really a lender of...
Banks

Ghana: Delta Capital increases financial services offering

Delta Capital Limited, an investment banking firm based in Accra is penetrating the financial market with financial solutions to individuals and corporate bodies. Delta capital, which has distinguished itself by offering bespoke financial solutions and...

Nigeria, South Korea Trade Drops by 60 Per cent

South Korea says the volume of trade between it and Nigeria has dropped from $4.5 billion (about N1.42 trillion) in 2014 to $1.8 billion (about N567.5 billion) in 2015. The Korean Deputy Minister for Multilateral...

Mantrac Ghana offers free training to technicians

Mantrac Ghana Limited has announced the graduation of the first batch of eight students for the Caterpillar Technicians for Africa Project- Ghana Edition. A statement issued by Mantrac Ghana said this comes at a time...
Fishing

Blue Economy: Seychelles, Lauds IFAD, Seeks Support for Fishers

Seychelles has launched an appeal at the 40th session of IFAD’s Governing Council held at its headquarters in Rome, Italy, on 14th and 15th February for international support to boost the growth of its...

Trade: South Africa, European Union Discuss Poultry Crisis

South Africa’s Minister of Trade and Industry and Minister of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries have held discussions with the Ambassador of the European Union (EU), Dr Marcus Cornaro, to discuss bilateral trade relations with...

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