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Ghana’s Forestry Commission (FC) has revealed that a Review Committee is being set up for upward review of the country’s Timber Rights Fee (TRF), popularly known as timber fees meant for the state. Since 2005, the commission has not revised the TRF, necessitating the review.
TRF is rent that timber companies pay for their conces…Continue
Posted on October 27, 2011 at 18:37
The Vice President of Ghana, H.E John Dramani Mahama has hinted that Ghana needs an agricultural revolution based on productivity growth and appropriate technology, in order to create jobs and also raise almost a million more Ghanaians out of poverty by 2015.
Mr. Mahama made this known in a speech read for him by…Continue
Posted on October 17, 2011 at 15:30
The Centre for Indigenous Knowledge and Organisational Development (CIKOD), a non-governmental organization (NGO) based in Ghana yesterday disclosed that since 2005, the Forestry Commission (FC) had not revised the country’s Timber Rights Fees (TRF) popularly known forest fees meant for the state.
TRF is rent…Continue
Posted on October 13, 2011 at 10:11
Food price volatility featuring high prices is likely to continue and possibly increase, making poor farmers, consumers and countries more vulnerable to poverty and food insecurity, the United Nations' three Rome-based agencies said in the global hunger report released yesterday.
Posted on October 11, 2011 at 17:29