Tag: Experts

Experts Call For Development Of Transport Systems Among Others To Realize Benefits Of AfCFTA

Maritime law consultant, Dr. Emmanuel Kofi Mbiah (left) & Executive Director of the Institute for African Maritime Development, Chief Obosu Mohammed (right) Maritime industry experts have called for the development of a robust maritime industry for effective trading within the single continental market. Africa has been opened up for free […]

Experts Call For Increased Private Sector Participation In Trade Policies Dialogue

Experts have called on government to strengthen the involvement of the private sector regarding deliberations leading to formulation of Trade policies beyond the year 2020. Speaking on Eye on Port, Ziad Hamoui, the National President of the Borderless Alliance said a strengthened public-private partnership in the introduction of trade and […]

Economic Operators Make Rational Decisions During Elections Due To Uncertainties – Experts

Representatives of some of the important players in the maritime trading industry have admitted a correlation between election activities and its impact on trading. President of the Association of Customs House Agents of Ghana, (ACHAG), Yaw Kyei who was speaking on Eye on Port a day prior to the elections, said […]

Experts Call For Improvement On Intra-African Trade, Banking Systems Et Al To Reduce Economic Impact Of Covid-19 Pandemic

Legal Practitioner and Senior Partner at AB& David Africa, David Fosu-Dorte has called on African governments to domesticate purchases and procurement processes to boost Intra-African trade strategizes and minimize the negative economic impact of the COVID-19 pandemic. “We could see Africa and some countries in Africa becoming an alternative base […]

Experts Predict An Economic Recession, If Coronavirus Pandemic Exceeds Projected Timelines

Experts have predicted that should the coronavirus pandemic elapse mid-year as projected by many economic bodies, the world is poised for a recession and Ghana will be greatly affected. “The Global economy as Japan and all the other countries have forecasted is going to go through a recession, but that […]

Experts Call On Government To Devise Renewed Policies Towards The Rescue Of The Value Of The Cedi To Improve Ease Of Doing Business

Ghanaian economic experts, have encouraged policy makers to introduce a harmonized exchange rate especially for operators in the port and maritime industry at fixed time intervals in order to accommodate traders and alleviate the difficulties citizens face as a result the rapid depreciation of the cedi. “At the ports, you’ll […]

Experts Call On Gov’t To Invest More In Maritime Security To Sustain’s Ghana’s Reputation In Trade

Experts within Ghana’s Maritime Security sector, have called for more investment to be made towards improved maritime security to protect Ghana’s territorial waters following rising maritime insecurity threats across the West African sub-region. Speaking on Eye on Port panel on Strengthening Ghana’s Maritime Security: Lessons in 2019 and Strategies for […]