Tourism in Sub Sahara Africa

Tourism in Sub Sahara Africa

The American Times Presents the World Banks extensive report on Tourism in Africa (Sub-Sahara)

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American Times Exclusive: KPMG Ghana

American Times Exclusive: KPMG Ghana

  Which type of investors are you noticing here in Ghana? Many people use government organizations and their statistics to gauge investment feasibility as well as news reports and quasi-governmental organizations, like a chamber of commerce. There are also non-savvy investors which find themselves jumping on the bandwagon because there [...]

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Harvard Educated Databank Co-Founder Keli Gadzekpo – “Invest $3 Million in Ghanaian Real Estate; Get $10 Million Back”

Databank Co-Founders - Keli Gadzekpo (R) and Kenneth Ofori-Atta

Keli Gadzekpo, a Harvard graduate, co-founded Databank with fellow ivy-leaguer and childhood friend Kenneth Ofori-Atta, the latter of which prior to conceptualizing Databank cut his teeth on Wall Street in the late 80’s. Based on a girth of Western know-how the duo opted to follow the money directly to Ghana [...]

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World Bank Doing Business Report – Ghana – 2014

2014 Doing Business Report - Ghana
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$3 Billion Loan Terms: Chinese Development Bank to Government of Ghana

$3 Billion Loan Terms: Chinese Development Bank to Government of Ghana

US$3 BILLION TERM LOAN FACILITY AGREEMENT BETWEEN CHINA DEVELOPMENT BANK (CDB) AND GOVERNMENT OF GHANA (GOG) – SUMMARY   INTRODUCTION   The Master Facility Agreement (MFA) on the above referenced loan was signed by the CDB and GoG in the PRC on December 16th 2011, following the IMF Board’s approval [...]

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Ghana: Facts and Figures

Ghana: Facts and Figures

Facts & Figures Land area: 88,811 sq mi (230,020 sq km); total area: 92,456 sq mi (239,460 sq km) President: John Dramani Mahama (2012) Population (2012 est.): 25,241,998 (growth rate: 1.787%); birth rate: 26.990/1000; infant mortality rate: 47.26/1000; life expectancy: 61.45 Capital and largest city (2009 est.): Accra, 2.269 million Other large cities: Kumasi, 1.773 million (2009) Monetary [...]

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Portugal Exportador 2013 – West African Investment – Debrief

Portugal Exportador 2013 – West African Investment – Debrief

Portugal Exportador 2013 – Debrief  Centro de Congressos de Lisboa, 27th November 2013     It was in a vibrant atmosphere that hundreds of business people, investors and various international delegations congregated at the Center of Congresses in Lisbon on this past 27th of November to get acquainted with new [...]

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Trinidad & Tobago High Commissioner in talks with Ghanaian Ministry of Energy for future collaboration

Trinidad & Tobago High Commissioner in talks with Ghanaian Ministry of Energy for future collaboration

T&T HIGH COMMISSIONER CALLS ON ENERGY MINISTER Trinidad and Tobago’s High Commissioner to Ghana, Mr. Nyahuma Mentuhotep Obika, on Friday called on the Minister for Energy and Petroleum, Hon. Emmanuel Armah-Kofi Buah. The two held discussions on bilateral cooperation between the two countries in the area of energy. Mr. Obika [...]

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Ghana’s Minister of Energy – Mr. Emmanuel Armah Kofi-Buah

American Times Interviews Ghana's Minister of Energy - Mr. Emmanuel Kofi-Buah

  Please offer American Times readers an introduction to the Ministry’s function and role The function of the Ghana Ministry of Energy and Petroleum is to formulate, implement, monitor and evaluate energy sector policies. The main goal of the energy sector is to make energy services universally accessible and readily [...]

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