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The passage of RTI Bill will foster a culture of transparency and accountability that is needed for effective operation of the public and private sectors of the economy in general, GEA

Parliament has finally approved the Right to Information (RTI) Bill after two decades. The Bill which was passed after its third reading on Tuesday, March 26, will now await Presidential assent to be fully recognised as law. The law will, however, be implemented at the beginning of 2020. The RTI law will provide for the operationalisation of…
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March 27, 2019 0

Ghana to end the importation of tomato and cut down imports of rice by 50 per cent in 2019

Ministry of Food and Agriculture says it is looking to end the importation of tomato and cut down imports of rice by 50 per cent this year. Records from the Ministry shows that in 2017, Ghana imported some 656.232 Metric Tons of rice worth $331.2 million. In the same period, some 75 thousand metric tons of…
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March 27, 2019 0

GEA opens nominations for 2019 International Labour Conference

Notice is hereby given that the 108th Session of the ILC has been scheduled for June 10 – 21, 2019 in Geneva, Switzerland.  The ILC which is held every year is attended by a delegation consisting of Government officials, Employers and workers and their respective substitutes and advisers. The conference is a forum where global social and…
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March 20, 2019 0

GEA Job Vacancy Announcements (Click for details)

Vacancy For Female Future Project Coordinator Industrial Relations Manager, Finance Manager and Public Affairs & Research Manager needed


March 20, 2019 0

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