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Historic Moments in SA

2010-06-12 05:17

June 11, 2010: The entire city of Joburg is on fire as South Africans welcome the rest of the world to the historic 2010 FIFA World Cup. People here, like others from the entire African continent are excited that the long awaited moments are finally here… Ke Nako. The Soccer City ...

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Ghanaian fans in SA unhappy

2010-06-12 05:14

An association of Ghanaians living in Johannesburg, South Africa is unhappy with the posture of the Ghana High Commission in complimenting their efforts to offer maximum support to the Black Stars’ winning campaign at the World Cup. According to the Ghanaian United Society, series of letters written to solicit support have ...

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Fire guts City Style Hotel

2010-05-29 15:15

An ultra-modern hotel complex in Kumasi has been razed down by fire. The two-storey City Style Hotel on the Stadium Road has an extensive damage from the roof as staff attempted to recover few items. Managers say guests, who were lodging at the time of the incidence, were evacuated before the fire ...

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Economy growth linked to social work

2010-05-28 14:16

An Associate Professor at the School of Social Work, University of Georgia has emphasized the alienation of less-endowed in society could deprived an economy of the requisite human resource for future development. According to Dr. Cheryl Dozier improving the total well-being of local communities are as important as harnessing the ...

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CPA to get tough on telecos

2010-05-28 13:10

The Consumer Protection Agency intends to file an injunction against mobile phone operators in Ghana against the running of raffles and lotteries in the name of promotions. Chief Executive of the Agency, Kofi Kapito tells Luv Biz Report it has become necessary for the telecom networks to define what their ...

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VAT Compliance in local areas

2010-05-28 13:06

Procurement and accounts officials are asking for a provision in the Financial Administrative Regulations that mandates local government authorities to deduct Value Added Tax (VAT) from goods supplied by unregistered suppliers. The regulatory framework directs government’ Ministries, Departments and Agencies to deal only with VAT registered traders in purchases and procurements. However, ...

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rLG launches new phones

2010-05-28 13:05

rLG Communications says not less than 30 thousand young Ghanaians would be engaged at its mobile phone assembling plant. Chief Executive Officer, Roland Agambire says the company’s roll out plan is to capture 80 percent of the Ghanaian mobile phone market by end of the year. Barely six months after outdooring ...

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Breast transformation at KATH

2010-05-24 14:00

How comfortable would you feel as a woman if you have your breast sitting on your thighs anytime you sit? For a 37-year old actress, not only did her excessive breast condition made her embarrassed and stigmatized, she experienced back pain and general discomfort. Most regrettably, she lost special roles in ...

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Merchant in tussle with customer

2010-05-24 13:57

The aggrieved customer of Merchant Bank who won a court judgement against the bank has indicated he would welcome any move to restore the breach of contract. The client who prefers to remain unnamed tells Luv Biz Report he has no interest in the closure of the bank but is ready ...

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CPA in demo against telecos

2010-05-21 05:51

The Consumer Protection Agency is mobilizing public support for a planned demonstration against telecom companies in the country later this Month. According to the pressure group, an average of 25 complaints is received on daily basis about poor service of a mobile network operator. The CPA is unhappy persistent petitions on the ...

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