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The Minister of Finance, Hon. Ken Ofori Atta engages GEA and Organized Labour on the need to strengthen Social Partnership ahead of the 2019 budget statement.

As the IMF Extended Credit Facility (ECF) comes to an end in 2018, the Minister of Finance, Hon. Ken Ofori-Atta engaged the Ghana Employers’ Association (GEA) and Organized Labour to institute measures to sustain and improve upon the economy’s macroeconomic stability gains. According to the Minister, given the vital role the private sector plays in…
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November 6, 2018 0

GEA Elects New President

The Council of the Ghana Employers’ Association (GEA) has elected Mr. Daniel Acheampong, Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Volta Aluminium Company Limited (VALCO), as its president for the next two years. This was at its 58th Annual General Meeting (AGM) held on 4th October 2018, at the Kimpinski Hotel Gold Coast City in Accra. Mr.…
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October 12, 2018 0

GEA Bids Farewell to Mr. Terence R. Darko- MD of Mechanical Lloyd Co. Ltd

The Ghana Employers’ Association has bid farewell to the Mr. Terence Darko (Managing Director of Mechanical Lloyd) who served as PRESIDENT of the Association for eight (8) consecutive years. During the 58th Annual General Meeting (AGM) of GEA, which was held on 4th October 2018 at the Kimpinski Hotel Gold Coast City in Accra, a…
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October 12, 2018 0

GEA Rewards its Top Most Trainers

  At its 58th AGM held on 4th October 2018 at the Kimpinski Hotel Gold Coast City in Accra, GEA awarded ten (10) of its top most trainers in 2017. This is in line with the Association’s annual “Trainer of the Year Award” programme which was instituted to recognize and motivate members who continue to…
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October 12, 2018 0

GEA meets the National Labour Commission

The Ghana Employers’ Association has called on the National Labour Commission (NLC) to work effectively and efficiently to settle all disputes that are brought before it for adjudication, to enable employers undertake their business activities efficiently. This was made in its 309th Council Meeting, held on 5th September, 2018, at the Golden Tulip Hotel, in…
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September 7, 2018 3

Employers’ Breakfast meeting held in Accra, Tema, Kumasi and Takoradi

In a bid to develop its new strategic advocacy plan,  GEA  organized four (4) Employers’ Breakfast Meetings, in Accra, Tema, Kumasi and Takoradi, to solicit the views of members on the key issues that must engage the attention of the Association for the ensuing years. The outcome of the meetings shall be developed into a…
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August 16, 2018 0

GEA-IPMA Programme in Industrial Relations

The Ghana Employers Association (GEA) in collaboraon with the Internaonal Professional Manager’s Associaon (IPMA) – UK is organizing its second Country Programme in “INDUSTRIAL RELATIONS” a Post Graduate Diploma Programme Read more

August 1, 2018 0

The National Tripartite Committee declares 2019 National Daily Minimum Wage

In line with Section 113 (1) (a) of the Labour Act, 2003, (Act 651), the National Tripartite Committee (NTC) concluded negotiations on the determination of the 2019 National Daily Minimum Wage (NDMW) at its meeting held on Thursday, 26th July, 2018. The Committee agreed that the NDMW be increased by 10%. That is, from 9.68…
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July 26, 2018 0

2018 banking & manufacturing sector remuneration survey report for sale

GEA would like to inform employers of the banking and manufacturing sector that its 2018 remuneration survey reports are ready for sale at GHȻ1,500 and GHȻ2,000 per copy, for members and non-members respectively. The reports highlight both the salary and allowance levels of a significant share of the  banking and manufacturing companies in Ghana. Kindly grab…
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July 18, 2018 0

GEA-TUC sensitises informal economy operatives on labour laws

GEA in collaboration with the Trades Union Congress (TUC) Ghana and with funding support from the Business Advocacy Challenge  Fund (BUSAC), embarked on labour laws sensitization workshops in some selected regional capitals of the country namely, Accra, Kumasi, Takoradi and Koforidua where most informal sector businesses exist.  Over the past four decades, the informal sector…
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September 4, 2017 0