Tag: Ghana

MTN’s IPO in Ghana misses target
Africa

MTN’s IPO in Ghana misses target

South Africa’s MTN Group said its local unit in Ghana, MTN Ghana, was only abkle to raise $238.5 million through an initial public offering, IPO. While the IPO missed the target set by Affrica’s largest mobile carrier, it is still the largest of its kind in the West African country […]

Stanchart, Prudential extends bancassurance agreement to Ghana
Global

Stanchart, Prudential extends bancassurance agreement to Ghana

Insurance giant, Prudential Plc and Standard Chartered have extended their exclusive long-term bancassurance partnership to Ghana. The bancassurance agreement will see Prudential as the fast-growing demand for life insurance products and services. The exclusive strategic bancassurance partnership between the two organisations was first established in 1998 and was renewed for […]

Ghana to borrow $3 billion via Samurai, Eurobond
Africa

Ghana to borrow $3 billion via Samurai, Eurobond

Ghana said it is looking at diversifying its sovereign bondholders by adding Japanese investors to its list of debt holders. Ghana said it is looking at borrowing up to $2 billion from Japanese investors. Popularly called Samurai bond, the country will also be adding a Eurobond of $1 billion later […]

Ghana launches 2016 country profile
Global

Ghana launches 2016 country profile

The Ghanaian Government, in collaboration with the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa’s (ECA) Sub-Regional Office for West Africa, launched the 2016 Country Profile for Ghana, in Accra. The purpose of this initiative is to provide analyses and recommendations specific to Ghana following its drive towards structural transformation that will […]

Ghana launches Ghanasat1 into space
Tech

Ghana launches Ghanasat1 into space

Ghana’s first satelite, GhanaSat1, has been launched into space. GhanaSat-1, which was developed by students at All Nations University in Koforidua, was sent into orbit from the International Space Centre. About 400 people, including the engineers, gathered in the southern Ghanaian city to watch live pictures of the launch. The […]

Redavia opens new office in Ghana
Global

Redavia opens new office in Ghana

Redavia, a global market leader of cost-effective rental solar power for businesses and communities, has opened its first office and legal entity in Accra, the capital of Ghana, to accommodate its growth plans and leverage West Africa’s manifold business opportunities. The office opening marks the second milestone following the seven-year […]