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March 7, 2018 6:02 AM December 2017 royalties to be paid this month – GHAMRO

Members of the Ghana Music Rights Organization (GHAMRO) will receive their royalties for December, 2017 on Thursday, March 8, 2018. In a statement signed by the Public Relations Officer of the organization, Prince Tsegah, he explains the delay in the royalty distribution is due to circumstances beyond their control. According to him, “the total sum of One million 123

February 16, 2018 11:00 AM We’ll back creation of new regions with mining royalties – Ahafo Chiefs

President of the Ahafo Council of Chiefs, Nana Ansah Adu Baah II, has promised to use royalties received from mining companies in the Ahafo area to assist in the process of creating the proposed Ahafo region. According to Nana Ansah Adu Baah, the creation of the Ahafo region is critical since it will spread development across fairly. He also noted that the Ahafo 82

February 2, 2018 8:29 AM Lands Ministry to audit exports of mining firms

The Ministry of Lands and Natural Resources has announced plans to roll out an operational audit system for all mining companies in the country. The move, according to the ministry is to ensure that revenue received by government from the country’s mining industry is accurate. This follows a recent disclosure of undervalued revenue received from gold export 54

January 4, 2018 5:15 PM GHAMRO sues GBC over outstanding music user royalties

The Ghana Music Rights Association (GHAMRO), has sued the Ghana Broadcasting Corporation (GBC) over royalties owed its members since 2012. GHAMRO is an organisation registered under the laws of Ghana and further authorized by law to basically license, collect and distribute royalties for and on behalf of musicians/authors, composers and producers/publishers 68

October 17, 2017 6:33 PM Let’s increase taxes to fund research – Manso Adubia MP advocates

Chairman of Parliament’s Government Assurances Committee, Yaw Addo Frimpong, is advocating increment in taxes to raise funds that will be dedicated to science and technology research. He also wants portions of money from the oil sector as well as the common fund set aside solely for research purposes. According to the MP, that is the sure way to accelerate 33

October 13, 2017 10:31 AM John Peter Amewu Calls on Chief of Osu

Nii Okwei Kinka Dowuona VI, the Paramount Chief of Osu, and President of the Greater Accra Regional House of Chiefs, has commended the Government for the efforts being made to restore some sanity into stool land administration. He said this would bring about peace, trust, respect and dignity, not only among stool land owners, but also cordiality among 33

October 12, 2017 10:14 AM Lands Minister calls on Paramount Chief of Osu

Nii Okwei Kinka Dowuona VI, the Paramount Chief of Osu and President of the Greater Accra Regional House of Chiefs, has commended the government’s efforts to restore sanity into stool land administration. He said this would bring about peace, trust, respect and dignity, not only among stool land owners, but also cordiality between government, chiefs 28

September 21, 2017 5:32 AM Tanzania orders wall built around tanzanite mines to end illegal trade

DAR ES SALAAM, Sept 20 (Reuters) - Tanzania's president ordered the military on Wednesday to build walls around its tanzanite mines and directed the central bank to buy the precious stone to boost reserves - the latest twist in a spat with mining firms over alleged tax evasion. President John Magufuli's government accuses mining firms of cheating Tanzania 46

September 7, 2017 8:16 AM Mining Companies Settles Their Direct Taxes of GH¢1.6 billion

The gold mining companies contributed GH¢1.6 billion cedis in direct taxes to the Ghana Revenue Authority (GRA), last year, representing 15.8 per cent of the total revenue collected. Mr. Sulemanu Koney, Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the Ghana Chamber of Mines, who announced this, put the corporate tax and mineral royalties paid by the companies during 17

September 4, 2017 12:29 PM President Akufo Addo Optimistic of Solving Unemployment Challenges

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has expressed optimism of his government’s ability to create employment for the teaming unemployed youth which is the greatest challenge confronting the nation. He said his administration is working vigorously to fulfill all campaign promises adding that, the promises he made were not for political power but for the development 35