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Edward Osei Is Deputy Director of Tema Port

Edward Osei Appointed As Director of Tema Port

The Director General of Ghana Ports and Harbours Authority, Paul Asare Ansah has officially introduced one of his deputies who is the Director of Tema Port in the person of Edward Osei to the staff and management of Tema Port. Edward Osei, a business man and a lawyer by profession replaces Jacob Adorkor, the former Director of Tema Port. The ...

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Japanese Businesses Explore Business Opportunity At Tema Port


A 40 member Japanese business delegation has visited the Tema Port expansion site to explore some business opportunities to deepen their understanding of the Ghanaian business environment. The group comprises representatives from the government of Japan, officials from JICA and private Japanese businesses including CEOs of some top Japanese companies. The delegation were first taken on tour of the Tema ...

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GPHA, West Blue Discuss Issues On Trade Facilitation


The Chief Executive Officer of West Blue Consulting, the technical support partners to the Customs Division of the Ghana Revenue Authority says the Ghana National Single Window project since its inception has made giant strides in the country. According to Valentina Mintah, the single window has seen a 28.7% increase in GRA-customs import duties and levies collection in 2016. She ...

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GCNet Schools Clearing Agents On Letters Of Commitments

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Clearing agents have been advised to desist from acts that could place at the wrong side of the law and subsequently prosecuted for several offences. The Tema and Transit Manager of GCNet, Jimmy Allotey, said there is the need for the declarants to be honest in their dealings with the customs division of the Ghana Revenue Authority so as to ...

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West Blue And IATA In Strategic Partnership

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West Blue Consulting, the Customs Division of Ghana Revenue Authority is working with the International Air Transport Association (IATA) to ensure that aircrafts start using an electronic format called Cargo XML to submit their cargo data to customs before landing at the Kotoka International Airport (KIA), Accra. The Cargo XML which is expected to replace the existing Cargo IMP will ...

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Tema Port one of the most strategically positioned Ports


GeoTorisim experts continue to tout the Tema Port as one of the most tourist attractive Ports in the world considering its geographical position and advantage. The Port of Tema is said to be the only Port in the world located closest to the centre of the world. To this end, the Ghana Ports and Harbours Authority says it is doing ...

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Tema Shipyard To Be Leading Drydock Hub In West Africa

Chief Executive Officer of the Tema Shipyard, Captain Francis Micah

The Chief Executive Officer of the Tema Shipyard, Captain Francis Micah says management and staff of the shipyard are committed to placing the Tema shipyard back among the repair facilities available in the West Africa sub region. The Tema Shipyard has from January to March 2017 done repair works on 12 vessels. The Ghana Ports and Harbours Authority gave the ...

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Ghana’s international trade volumes to improve by 10% – Dr. Kofi Mbiah

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The Ghana Shippers Authority says it is optimistic that Ghana’s international trade volumes will improve by 10 percent in the year 2017. This, according to the Chief Executive Officer of the Ghana Shippers Authority, Dr. Kofi Mbiah is largely influenced by the calm political climate plus other policies and initiatives including the tax cuts on imports. Dr. Mbiah said this ...

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GPHA, GCNet discuss issues of mutual benefit


A delegation from Ghana Community Network, GCNet, an IT solution firm for trade facilitation on behalf of Ghana which operates an electronic system for processing trade and customs documents in Ghana has paid a courtesy call on the new Acting Director General of Ghana Ports and Harbours Authority and his managers to assure him of their uninhibited support in ensuring ...

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2017 African Port Awards: GPHA Awarded for Best Management Information System


The Ghana Ports and Harbours Authority has been adjudged the best port in Management Information System within the West and Central Regions at the 2017 African Ports awards ceremony held in Darkar. Ghana’s Port Authority was also adjudged the best port that regularly updates its website with news and accurate data among all Ports in the West and Central Africa ...

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