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First UK-Ghana Trade and Investment Forum Slated For June 27

The UK-Ghana Chamber of Commerce (UKGCC) in partnership with Developing Markets Association will be hosting the first UK-Ghana Trade & Investment Forum of 2017 in London, as part of activities to further strengthen the business bond between Ghana and the UK.

The two-day event will be held from June 27 to 28, 2017 in London, and will provide a platform for UKGCC and its members to forge new opportunities within the trade sector.

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GIPC Targets Local Investment Growth

The Ghana Investment Promotion Centre (GIPC) has outlined some key initiatives aimed at building capacity of local businesses and improve the investment regime in Ghana.

The CEO of the GIPC, Mr. Yofi Grant believes the plan should enhance the competitiveness of local businesses and eventually turnaround the economic fortunes of the country.

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Global Investment Community to Assemble At the 2017 Investment Summit

The Ghana Investment Summit 2017, a major gathering of investors, entrepreneurs and corporate executives is scheduled to come off from August 20-22 this year in Accra.

The event, which is expected to connect businesses and government projects with foreign investors and partners is being organised in partnership with the Ministry of Finance, Ghana Investment Promotion Centre and global investment bank partners. 

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$2.2bn Food Import Is Unacceptable –Yofi Grant

The CEO of the Ghana Investment Promotion Center (GIPC) , Mr. Yofi Grant has described as unacceptable the increasing volume of imported food into the country.

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Ghana Chamber of Mines to Launch Online Portal on Local Content

The Ghana Chamber of Mines has initiated a process to launch an online portal on local content to provide in-depth information on mining inputs required by members, which manufacturers and suppliers could bid to provide.

The portal, which would be launched later this year, would support potential investors and local entrepreneurs with up-to-date and specific information to enhance the implementation of the local content regulations.

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