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  • UPDATE 1-Ghana's ESLA to pay 19.0 pct yield on 7-yr tranche of energy bond

    October 27, 2017 8:55 PM 4

    ACCRA, Oct 27 (Reuters) - Ghana’s ESLA will pay a yield of 19.0 percent on an oversubscribed 2.4 billion cedi ($548 mln) seven-year tranche of a government-backed energy bond issued on Friday to repay debts owed by power utilities, arrangers said. ESLA, which was set up by the government to raise bonds to clear the debts, has extended the final pricing

  • Ghana Post GPS is safe for users

    October 27, 2017 6:55 PM 6

    Accra, Oct. 27, GNA - Nana Osei Afrifa, the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of VOKACOM, the digital addressing system software developers, has debunked assertions that the application software was vulnerable to security interference and that hackers could easily hack into the system to steal users bio-data for mischievous purposes. Speaking at a media

  • 22 million mobile money users is a catalyst for fraud

    October 27, 2017 2:52 PM 10

    Mobile money regulator, Bank of Ghana (BoG) has identified the overwhelming growth in mobile money wallets/accounts, over the last two years, as the main attraction for fraudsters. Director of Payment Systems at the Central Bank, Dr. Setor Amediku disclosed that as of today, there are over 22 million mobile money accounts as against 11.6 million regular

  • Growing mobile money accounts attracting fraudsters

    October 27, 2017 12:22 PM 13

    Mobile money regulator, Bank of Ghana (BoG), has identified the overwhelming growth in mobile money wallets/accounts, over the last two years, as the main attraction for fraudsters. Director of Payment Systems at the Central Bank, Dr. Setor Amediku, disclosed that currently there are over 22 million mobile money accounts as against 11.6 million regular

  • Hamlin Capital Management LLC Has $87.57 Million Stake in Vodafone Group PLC (VOD)

    October 26, 2017 6:47 PM 6

    Hamlin Capital Management LLC raised its stake in Vodafone Group PLC (NASDAQ:VOD) by 0.3% in the third quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The fund owned 3,077,083 shares of the cell phone carrier’s stock after acquiring an additional 10,034 shares during the quarter. Vodafone Group

  • MTN Mobile Money Is Safe, Secure And Reliable

    October 25, 2017 7:21 PM 17

    MTN Ghana writes in reference to an article published in The Finder newspaper on October 23rd 2017, under the headline Mobile Money Fraud alarming. In the publication, which we note has been carried by other media houses, the newspaper alledges amongst other things that staff of telecom companies are involved in Mobile Money fraud, and that the Mobile

  • MTN Ghana is committed to fighting mobile money fraud

    October 25, 2017 7:21 PM 15

    MTN Ghana says it remains committed to the fight against mobile money fraud. A statement from the company copied to the Ghana News Agency said MTN had robust governance structures in place and would continue to safeguard the data and privacy of its customers. It said MTN was the first Mobile Money service to have received the ISO/IEC 27001:2013 certification

  • Malaysia to boost Ghana’s Oil Palm sector

    October 25, 2017 11:52 AM 15

    Malaysia is set to partner with industries in the oil palm sector to develop their capacities. This would be done through the sharing of ideas and technology to grow its oil palm production for export. Chairman of the Malaysian Palm Oil Council (MPOC), Dato Lee Yeow Chor disclosed this at the opening of the 2017 Ghana-Malaysia Oil Palm Trade Seminar

  • Air exhibition launches in Ghana

    October 25, 2017 11:46 AM 12

    The three-day exhibition is giving aircraft manufacturers, airlines and equipment suppliers an opportunity to showcase their products. The products on display range from miniature planes to aircraft equipment. According to the International Air Transport Association, Africa's air transport industry will be the fastest-growing in the world in the next 20 years

  • Shotspotter (SSTI) EPS Estimated At $-0.14; Last Week Diageo plc (ADR) (DEO) Analysts

    October 24, 2017 4:21 PM 6

    Analysts expect Shotspotter Inc (NASDAQ:SSTI) to report $-0.14 EPS on November, 14.After having $-0.17 EPS previously, Shotspotter Inc’s analysts see -17.65% EPS growth. The stock decreased 1.29% or $0.21 on October 23, reaching $16.06. About shares traded. Shotspotter Inc (NASDAQ:SSTI) has 0.00% since October 24, 2016 and is . It has underperformed