December 18, 2014, 11:50 pm

Energy sector gets major boost
Abu Dhabi National Energy Co. (TAQA), a state-owned oil explorer and power supplier said on Monday that it has secured a US$355million project financing and government approval to expand the Takoradi II expansion project, which holds a strong economic rationale and will be able to deliver base-load power at a highly competitive tariff and help the power system in the country diversify from hydro and oil dependency, and support the country’s growth and sustainable development.
  Jan-16:   NPRA directs trustees to withdraw investments
  Jan-16:   2nd tier pension helps GSE performance
  Jan-16:   African Development Bank unveils new corporate logo
  Jan-09:   VAT/NHIL increased to 17½ per cent
  Jan-08:   Vodafone Business Solutions signs on new companies
  Jan-08:   Fisheries to promote co-management concept
  Jan-07:   Genetically modified foods to affect exports
  Jan-02:   Golden Star gold mine resettles households
  Jan-02:   SSNIT increases minimum monthly pension by 100%
  Jan-02:   Ghana Q3-2013 Gold Output Falls 18% as Metal’s Price Drops
  Dec-30:   Agona Rural Bank supports women
  Dec-30:   Rural banks performance reflect economic growth-Woyongo
  Dec-30:   Private sector, more local content for state housing projects
  Dec-23:   Minister Inuagurates National Pensions Regulatory Authority Board
  Dec-10:   Energy Minister commissions new electrification projects in W/R
  Dec-07:   UT Bank, Guinness Breweries partner Invest in Africa
  Dec-07:   Government committed to reduce post-harvest losses
  Dec-07:   Mining companies urged to protect the environment
  Dec-02:   Ghana Says Fitch View on Budget-Deficit Measures ‘Questionable’
  Dec-02:   Ghana Central Bank Keeps Benchmark Interest Rate Steady at 16%
  Dec-02:   Ghana Seeks Okay for Third Eurobond as Power Fund Planned
  Nov-18:   Standard Chartered Ghana makes two board appointments
  Nov-18:   Stanbic Ghana opens Data Centre
  Nov-02:   Delta Air introduces Full Flat-Bed Seats
  Nov-02:   Benin is ready for Africa integration- Minister
  Nov-02:   SSNIT offloads shares in Merchant Bank
  Oct-30:   Need for fiscal regime to ensure win-win mining venture-Dr Manteaw
  Oct-30:   Put in place effective risk management policies
  Oct-30:   Let's protect local textile designs - AGI President
  Oct-30:   Procurement Act was invoked in Subah contract
  Oct-26:   Zenith launches innovative card for travellers
  Oct-26:   UT Bank/Amethis sign US10 million agreement
  Oct-26:   BOG disseminates 2012 Foreign Capital flow survey
  Oct-26:   Brakwa Breman Bank gets new Board
  Oct-26:   GIFMIS seeks budgetary support for financial reforms
  Oct-26:   Five ECOWAS Countries embarks on rail project
  Oct-26:   Kumawuman Bank makes good progress
  Oct-26:   ECOWAS leaders discuss consolidation of regional market
  Oct-20:   KTPP generators moved to site
  Oct-20:   Stanbic Bank introduces workplace banking service
  Oct-14:   Mumuadu Rural Bank makes great strides
  Oct-14:   Dwadifo Adanfo to become biggest financial institution
  Oct-14:   Citizens Rural Bank records impressive gains
  Oct-11:   Vivo Energy takes over Shell Ghana Limited
  Oct-11:   Africa World Airlines goes regional
  Oct-10:   Ghana Inflation Rate Rises to Highest This Year on Weak Cedi
  Oct-07:   Maize farmers appeal for storage facilities
  Oct-07:   Farmers schooled on improved variety of cereals
  Oct-06:   VRA dissatisfied with tariff increment
  Oct-06:   Golden Pride aims universal banking status – Ankrah
  Oct-06:   Alex Mould heads GNPC
  Oct-05:   Jubilee Fields produces 74 million barrels of crude
  Oct-05:   Ghana to study Norway’s oil and gas sector
  Oct-05:   Government to focus on non-traditional exports-GEPC
  Oct-03:   Ghana Budget Deficit 7.3% of GDP to August
  Oct-03:   Ghana Cocoa Farmers May See Rates Retained as World Price Falls
  Oct-03:   Farmers call for farm mechanization centre
  Oct-03:   Ministry of Finance holds review meeting
  Oct-03:   Farmers lauds AGRA’s support
  Oct-03:   Financial sector reforms for more opportunities- Amissah-Arthur
  Oct-03:   Industry warns of lay-offs over tariffs
  Oct-01:   Busa women farmers introduced to agronomic practices
  Oct-01:   More people join Awutu-Effutu-Senya NHIS
  Oct-01:   National Health Insurance Scheme woo clients
  Sep-30:   Certification of banks for Hybrid POS underway
  Sep-30:   Local content will guide economic policies - Veep
  Sep-30:   Ghana to host ECOWAS Trade Fair
  Sep-30:   Ghana’s energy sector will drive economy – Buah
  Sep-27:   Travel Bureau partners South African Travel Centre
  Sep-27:   Stanbic offers SME loans without collateral
  Sep-27:   Committee formed to promote cocoa consumption
  Sep-27:   PwC to open Business School in Ghana
  Sep-27:   Ghana’s Bullion Production Seen Retreating 18% on Mining Cuts
  Sep-27:   Ghana to Raise Power Tariff 78.9% as Cedi Drop Boosts Costs
  Sep-27:   Ghana signs $1.2B cocoa loan for 2013/14 crop purchases
  Sep-27:   Ghana’s Economic Growth to Slow to 7.4% on Vote Dispute
  Sep-23:   GOIL setting pace for indigenous companies
  Sep-22:   Ghana Inflation Slows to Ease Pressure on Central Bank
  Sep-22:   Times Media Group in West African expansion, acquires stake in MultiMedia Group
  Sep-16:   NCA urged to monitor telcos
  Sep-16:   Africa loses $148 billion to corruption – CHRAJ
  Sep-16:   gh-link transactions up by almost 600 per cent
  Sep-13:   ABL donates toward Farmers' Day
  Sep-13:   Unibank rewards loyal customers
  Sep-13:   Takoradi holds form on petroleum industry
  Sep-13:   Minimum wage up by 17 per cent
  Sep-13:   Go for EDAIF loan-MOTI urges entrepreneurs
  Sep-13:   Revised GIPC Bill don’t support Ghanaian producers - TWN
  Sep-10:   StanChart launches Breeze mobile banking app
  Sep-10:   Nwabiagya Bank makes giant strides
  Sep-10:   RCBs minimum capital up by 100%
  Sep-09:   Government to revamp Komenda sugar factory
  Sep-09:   AGRA launches Africa Agriculture Status report
  Sep-09:   BA to fly 10 times weekly from October
  Sep-09:   Seed producers asked to pool resources
  Sep-09:   NSS to pursue rigorous youth in agriculture programme
  Sep-09:   Minerals Commission commends mining companies
  Sep-09:   Fishermen urged to use approved nets
  Sep-09:   Government will prudently manage mineral revenue - Ricketts-Hagan
  Sep-09:   Newmont Ghana cautions opportunists
  Sep-09:   Mining sector contributes GH¢1.46 billion to GRA
  Sep-09:   Aggressive push to boost rice production
  Sep-09:   Amissah-Arthur prescribes solutions for economic growth
  Sep-09:   CAGD to introduce E-Pay slips
  Sep-09:   AfDB’s skills project trains Master Crafts Persons
  Sep-09:   Kosmos Energy launches business principles document
  Sep-03:   Ghanaian Minister Says Plan to Halve Deficit Succeeding
  Aug-30:   Ensure right application of agro-chemicals - Manager
  Aug-30:   Base pay of public sector workers increased by 10%
  Aug-30:   We must overhaul our Mining Laws - Wacam
  Aug-27:   Take advantage of capital market -SEC
  Aug-27:   GSE records good performance for first half
  Aug-27:   GSE yet to record listing on GAX
  Aug-19:   ACEP fingers propriety of GNPC in AGM Agreement
  Aug-18:   Ghana’s non-traditional export to hit $5.0 billion
  Aug-17:   KLM to roll out new Business Class
  Aug-17:   Lufthansa offers "incredible rates" to Europe
  Aug-17:   ECG proposed tariffs increase too high - TUC
  Aug-17:   EDAIF drafts proposed bill
  Aug-15:   MTN introduces new service
  Aug-15:   Gold prices at historical low
  Aug-15:   Mineral Development Fund bill soon- Inusah
  Aug-15:   July Inflation rises to 11.8 per cent
  Aug-15:   Insurer says clients are important
  Aug-15:   Electrical shops consume more energy - Survey
  Aug-15:   NIC to enforce compulsory fire insurance
  Aug-15:   Minister appeals for support for Farmers Day
  Aug-15:   Most salaried workers trade their income-Banker
  Aug-15:   GRA seals-off construction company's office
  Aug-15:   Cash withdrawal restrictions will prevent fraud - GAB
  Aug-13:   Ghana may return to foreign bond market in 2013 - Finance Minister
  Aug-13:   Oil money not efficiently managed – Report
  Aug-13:   Republic Bank can’t take over HFC
  Aug-13:   GCAA gets tough on safety
  Aug-13:   Government receives Eurobond proceeds
  Aug-13:   Telcos deny defaulting on Talk Tax
  Aug-13:   Turn around poor performance in agric - Minority
  Aug-13:   Gov’t develops database on employment
  Aug-13:   Ministry wants fuel levy tied to price hikes
  Aug-13:   Kuapa Kokoo sustains profit
  Aug-13:   Jubilee partners export almost 19 million barrels of crude
  Aug-13:   Cedi sinks low
  Aug-13:   Government ready to disburse Eurobond
  Aug-10:   Government pledges to support foreign investors
  Aug-10:   Industrialist predicts foreign investments into Ghana
  Aug-10:   ACA targets 100,000MT of cashew by 2020
  Aug-10:   uniBank Ghana Limited launches promotion
  Aug-10:   Need to invest in human capital - Vice Chancellor
  Aug-10:   2013 West Africa Business Expo launched
  Aug-07:   Workshop on e-Governance for Audit Service Staff
GSE Composite Index(GSE-CI)
@ 2014-Jul-18
Index 2,332.62 Pts
Index Change -9.53 Pts
YTD 8.74 %
Market Cap 63,503.31 m
Volume Traded 371,936
Economic Indicators
Indicator Rate
Gas Oil 327.00 %
Kerosine 323.00 %
LPG 332.00 %
Premium Gasoline 336.00 %
GSE Financial Stocks Index (GSE-FSI)
@ 2014-Jul-18
Index 2,146.34 Pts
Index Change -2.02 Pts
YTD 20.14 %
@ 2014-Jul-18 Shares (Movers)
Company Price (GH¢) Change (GH¢)  
@ 2014-Jul-21 BOG Treasury Rates
Period Interest Rate (%)
91 - Day 24.84
182 - Day 25.97
1 - Yr Note 22.50
2 - Yr Note 23.00
@ 2014-Aug-25 Forex Rates
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CHF 0.0000 0.0000
AUD 0.0000 0.0000
CAD 0.0000 0.0000