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May 4, 2018 1:07 PM ESLA pays GHc500m interest to investors

Managers of the ESLA bond, have paid an estimated 228 million cedis as first gross interest payments to investors who bought into the 7 year bond of the six billion cedis energy sector bond. The bond, which formed part of the first tranche of the issuance, attracted an interest rate of 19 percent. A statement from ESLA and copied to Citi Business News said, “Managers 1163

February 14, 2018 1:24 PM Buhari to grace Ghana’s 61st Independence Day celebrations

Nigerian President, Muhammadu Buhari will arrive in Ghana on Saturday, March 3, ahead of Ghana’s 61st Independence Day celebrations on March 6. The Nigerian leader accepted an invitation from President Nana Akufo-Addo to be a special guest at the event. Muhammadu Buhari disclosed this when Ghana’s High Commissioner to Nigeria, Rashid Bawa, presented 64

January 11, 2018 8:46 AM Govt to raise 11 billion cedis in Q1 of 2018

Government is seeking to raise GHȼ11,133.91 million in the first quarter of 2018 through debt securities. Of the amount GH¢8,961.30 million will be used to rollover maturities. The remaining GH¢2,164.61 million will be used to meet Government’s financing requirements for the period. A statement issued by the Debt Management Office of the Ministry of Finance 96

October 28, 2017 12:24 AM The Latest: Hundreds against independence rally in Barcelona

Not everyone in Catalonia is pleased with their regional government’s vote to declare independence from Spain. Hundreds of people against independence marched Friday night in downtown Barcelona, waving Spanish flags. In response to the Catalan move, Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy says his government is firing Catalonia’s regional government, dissolving 134

October 27, 2017 8:55 PM UPDATE 1-Ghana's ESLA to pay 19.0 pct yield on 7-yr tranche of energy bond

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 74

October 27, 2017 9:18 AM Ghana to partner Egypt in Aviation Industry

Aviation Minister Cecilia Abena Dapaah has indicated that Ghana and Egypt would partner in the aviation industry. She mentioned that apart from the technical aspect, areas like training of cabin crew, ground handling and safety would also be given priority. Mrs Dapaah said this when she met with the Egyptian Minister of Aviation, Sherif Fathi Attia 67

October 23, 2017 11:27 PM Ghana Scores Low Marks In Local Investor Participation In New Barclay’s Index

Ghana’s financial market has low local participation compared to its peers in some African countries, the maiden Africa Financial Markets Index launched in Washington D.C has revealed. The finding was after a research by independent think tank OMFIF and Barclays Africa Group. The index tracked performances of financial markets in 17 African countries 106

October 17, 2017 8:32 AM Akufo-Addo applauds Ouattara over ITLOS verdict

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has applauded President Alassane Ouattara for his show of statesmanship, in the aftermath of the verdict passed by the International Tribunal for the Law of the Sea on the delimitation of the maritime boundaries of the two countries. According to President Nana Akufo-Addo, “we realised there was a delicate moment 35

October 12, 2017 7:32 AM Ghana, Benin to deepen bonds of friendship

The two leaders expressed their commitment to forge greater cooperation between their respective countries and integrate West Africa during their bilateral talks in Accra on Wednesday. The talks were part of the activities of the one-day visit to Ghana by President Talon. Earlier, President Akufo-Addo had met President Talon on his arrival at the Kotoka 76

October 6, 2017 4:07 PM Catalan parliament defies Madrid pressure, works on independence declaration

BARCELONA/MADRID (Reuters) - Catalan secessionists were working on Friday toward a unilateral declaration of independence from Spain that could be adopted next week in defiance of a court order and increased economic pressure from Madrid. After Spain’s Constitutional Court suspended a session of the Catalan regional parliament set for Monday, which had been expected 81