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2017-11-20

[N] Akyem Asuom: Ursula Named Nkosuohemaa
[N] Funding for Free SHS not a problem -Assibey Yeboah

2017-11-14

[N] E/R: Driver, 19, Jailed 8 Years For Kidnapping And Defiling Girl, 13
[N] Special Prosecutor could wait till 2019 if parliament misses 2017 passage
[N] Petroleum Revenue Mgt. Act breached for 7-yrs running – PIAC
[N] CEDTAG Strike action leaves colleges of education deserted
[N] Nduom is not presidential material -Maurice Ampaw
[N] Police blame Kasoa violent attacks on under-staffing

2017-11-10

[N] GMA indicts gov't for failing to employ medical doctors
[N] Ministers are not allowed to use sirens; Police order immediate removal
[N] Stay focused and deal with your controversies – Nana Addo to Zoomlion Boss
[N] We will face criminals boot for boots with ‘Father Xmas’ Operation -Ken Yeboah
[N] Step aside – Group to NDC Chairmen
[N] School Feeding Coordinators Trade Insults Over Naabu & Otiko
[N] Major Mahama bill passed

2017-11-09

[N] Free SHS: Ablakwa Donates Furniture to Schools
[N] Girls with excessive make ups may have ovary tumour – doctor
[N] Visitors pay GHc2 to see prisoners
[N] Consider our request to contest 2020 polls -NDC Chairmen to Mahama
[N] Colleges of Education still closed as talks over arrears fail  
[N] Economic policies paying off - Prez
[N] Cancer disfigures head of 2-year old, sticks mother with ˘12,000 bill
[N] There is corruption in police service- COP Ken Yeboah
[N] 3 arrested in Kumasi for robbing, raping victims

2017-11-08

[N] Help Gov’t to achieve its revenue targets -Nana Addo to GHAPOHA
[N] NPA to close down 35 more high-risk LPG stations nationwide
[N] Uber adds Paid Wait Time; additional features for driver-partners
[N] ‘Bawumia is only confident, he knows nothing’- Minority
[N] A/R: Queen mothers grateful to 1st lady for KATH mother & baby unit
[N] If our bond was issued at 20% it would have been oversubscribed- Kwarteng hits b
[N] Tiger Eye F’dation Partners Klarity To Fight Corruption
[N] AG’s application against Indian businessman dismissed again

2017-11-07

[N] Bawumia behaving like a ‘heartless’ serial caller – Ofosu Kwakye
[B] 2018 budget to improve domestic revenue collection
[N] 24,377 cattle, 225 owners registered in Kwahu
[N] New agency inaugurated to boost revenue collection in oil and gas sector
[B] New Drivers’ License to be launched today
[N] Tell the true African stories through your writings – Nana Addo to PAWA
[B] Investor uncertainty, others impacted energy bond  

2017-11-06

[N] Sack Freddie Blay for defending Ayisi Boateng – Alhaji Sani
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General News

[ 2017-10-11 ]

Cost of home loans drop to 30.6 %
The average interest rate on mortgage loans
offered by commercial banks has dropped to 30.6
percent as at August 2017.

This is down from the 31.2 percent recorded in
July 2017.

According to the Bank of Ghana (BoG)’s Annual
Percentage Rate (APR) and Average Interest (AI)
report, the Royal Bank now offers the highest
interest on mortgages which is between 35.5 – 40.5
percent.

It topped the ten banks that offer mortgages to
their customers.

Following the Royal Bank closely is Ecobank with
an interest on mortgage at 34.1 percent.

It is followed in the third and fourth positions
by Prudential Bank and Energy Bank with interest
on mortgage loans at 33.6 and 33.3 percent.

Cal Bank continues to place fifth while offering
mortgage with interests at 31.1 percent.

The sixth and seventh positions are occupied by
Fidelity Bank and HFC Bank with interest on
mortgage loans at 30.3 and 26.2percent.

Stanbic Bank and Bank of Baroda took the eighth
and ninth tenth positions with interest on
mortgage loans at 25.5 and 22.0-28.0 percent.

Twenty two banks, according to the BoG report, do
not offer mortgage loans.

They include; Barclays Bank, Access Bank, ADB
Bank, Bank of Africa, BSIC, First Atlantic Bank,
FBN Bank GhanaFirst National Bank and GCB Bank.

The rest are; GN Bank, Guaranty Trust Bank,
Heritage Bank, National Investment Bank, Omnibank,
Premium Bank, Sovereign Bank, Standard Chartered
Bank, Societe General, United Bank for Africa,
Universal Merchant Bank, Unibank and Zenith Bank.

Source - citibsinessnews.com



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