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Asokore Mampong Assembly pledges effective collaboration with BAC to empower youth

The Asokore Mampong Municipal Assembly, in the Ashanti Region, has pledged an effective partnership with the Municipal Business Advisory Center (BAC), to equip the youth with requisite skills and support them with seed capital to set up businesses.According to the Municipal Chief Executive, Alhaji Alidu Seidu, This according to the Assembly will boost t...

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Shun Galamsey and embrace alternative sources of livelihood, Atwima Mponua BAC advises

The public has been advised to fully support the ongoing attempts by the Government to conclusively deal with the galamsey menace that plagued this nation. Head of the Business Advisory Center in the Atwima Mponua District, Benjamin Marfo, says this is essential in preserving Ghana’s agriculture and natural resources. He explains that the availability...

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MoTI receives 457 business plans for One-District One-Factory

The Ministry of Trade and Industry (MoTI) have received 457 business plans from individual business entities towards the implementation of the government’s One District-One Factory (1D-1F) policy. Out of that 435 have been reviewed by the Ministry and 173 of them are ready to take off, Mr Robert Ahomka-Lindsay, a Deputy Minister of Trade and Industry ...

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Artisans at Nkwanta undertake NVTI proficiency test 

As part of efforts to grow small and medium-scale enterprises (SMEs) at Nkwanta, the Nkwanta South Business Advisory Centre (BAC), in collaboration with the National Vocational Training Institute (NVTI), has conducted proficiency tests for artisans.The 53 artisans drawn from five trades; carpentry and joinery, motor vehicle mechanics, small engine mecha...

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Former UN Secretary General Lends Support to REP’s Efforts in Agricultural Vocational Training for Youth and Women

Former UN Secretary General, Mr. Kofi Annan, has paid an informal visit to the Rural Enterprises Programme (REP), co-funded by the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) and African Development Bank (AfDB) in Ghana. The purpose of the visit was to afford Mr. Kofi Annan and his wife, Nane Annan, the opportunity to learn from the experienc...

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NBSSI and GRATIS Receive Vehicles from REP

The Rural Enterprises Programme (REP) has presented Nissan Pickup vehicles to the National Board for Small Scale Industries (NBSSI) and GRATIS Foundation to help strengthen their supervision and monitoring activities. The four brand new vehicles, valued at $25,000 each, were presented to the two organisations by Minister of Trade and Industry, Dr. Ekow ...

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