GMWU concerned about influx of expatriates

Tarkwa (W/R), June 27, GNA- Prince William Ankrah, General Secretary of the Ghana Mine Workers Union (GMWU), has expressed concern about the influx of expatriates who have occupied positions ...

Talent Management In The Ghanaian Gold Mining Industry: A ...

framework – The Mining and Mineral Law of 1986, PNDC Law 153, now the Minerals and Mining Law, 2006 (Act 703) (Amos, 2004; Awudi, 2004). It has also resulted in huge foreign direct investments (FDI) inflows into the gold mining sector and resultant influx of Western multinationals into the sector. The present state of ownership of gold mining

Mine Workers Fume Over Influx Of Expatriates …Raise ...

He said the salary inequality by which expatriates earn super abnormal profit at the expense of Ghanaian workers has to be addressed. Mr. Ankrah noted that mining workers are not earning enough in accordance with their sweat, owing to influx of foreign nationals who are raking super abnormal profit from mining in Ghana, leaving the Country, Communities and workers in abyss.

Government alarms over entry of illegal Ghanaian Miners in ...

21-6-2018· Cestos City-The Liberia Immigration Service in River Cess County has alarmed over the entry of aliens into the county. A release issued by the Liberia Immigration Service says it continues to observe the influx of Ghanaian nationals at various mining sites in …

Ghana: Mine Workers Fume Over Influx of Expatriates ...

THE GENERAL-SECRETARY of the Ghana Mineworkers Union (GMWU), Mr. Prince William Ankrah has called on government to address the wide salary gap among expatriates and unbridled influx …

Evolution of mining industry in Ghana; Socio-economic ...

Ghana started mining over 100 years ago. Our peers in the mining industry in the developed countries rode on the back of mining receipts to develop their economies. Notable among these are the ...

Zambia To Learn Anti-Illegal Mining Campaign From Ghana

By: Masahudu Ankiilu Kunateh Email:[email protected] The High Commissioner of Zambia to Ghana, His Excellency Timothy Mwaba Walamba, has lauded the bold and decisive steps taken by the Government of Ghana to halt the influx of illegal and foreign miners into the small scale mining sector in the country.

Influx of Chinese goldminers sparks tensions in Ghana ...

23-4-2013· Figures for the scale of illegal mining are non-existent because the Ghanaian authorities struggle to address the problem. But 23% of Ghana's gold production is from small-scale mining.

Ghana takes action against illegal Chinese miners - ISS Africa

Finally, the influx of Chinese miners into Ghana through neighbouring countries such as Burkina Faso highlights the dangers of Africa’s porous borders. Without effective border controls, illegal activities such as arms and gold trafficking flourish.

Mining and Sustainable Development: The Case of Ghana

Professional training and career development for senior mining employees e.g. Ghanaian mining professionals are now working as expatriates in many parts of the world. Graduate Training Programs for fresh products of the various universities. Research dissemination seminars at UMaT that bridge gap between practice and industry.

Ghana takes action against illegal Chinese miners - ISS Africa

Finally, the influx of Chinese miners into Ghana through neighbouring countries such as Burkina Faso highlights the dangers of Africa’s porous borders. Without effective border controls, illegal activities such as arms and gold trafficking flourish.

Zambia To Learn Anti-Illegal Mining Campaign From Ghana

By: Masahudu Ankiilu Kunateh Email:[email protected] The High Commissioner of Zambia to Ghana, His Excellency Timothy Mwaba Walamba, has lauded the bold and decisive steps taken by the Government of Ghana to halt the influx of illegal and foreign miners into the small scale mining sector in the country.

Influx of Chinese goldminers sparks tensions in Ghana ...

23-4-2013· Figures for the scale of illegal mining are non-existent because the Ghanaian authorities struggle to address the problem. But 23% of Ghana's gold production is from small-scale mining.

Ghana risks losing mining professionals to global ...

Ghana risks losing its skilled mining professionals to competition in other economies unless, pay disparities in the local mining industry are addressed.

The Decline of the Ghanaian Mining Industry: Lessons …

That the Ghanaian mining industry is being left behind by some of the other jurisdictions across Africa. Recommendations have also been provided across the various areas in order to encourage foreign investment to continue to flow into Ghana’s mining industry so that it continues to be perceived as a mining destination of choice.

Ghana: Bekwaihene Appeals for Extension of AngloGold's ...

THE CHIEF of Bekwai, Nana Karikari Appau II has appealed to management of AngloGold Ashanti (AGA), Obuasi mine, to extend its Malaria Control Programme to the area.

Cinema of Nigeria - Wikipedia

Influx of Ghanaian actors. Around year 2006 through 2007, Nigerian filmmaker Frank Rajah Arase signed a contract with a Ghanaian production company, Venus Films, which involved helping to introduce Ghanaian actors into mainstream Nollywood.

Ghanaian Millionaire to Invest in Liberia - Ghanalinx ...

– Targets real estate, mining, aviation, others President George Manneh Weah at his inaugural address passionately appealed to the global business community to explore the enormous investment opportunities the Liberian economy has to offer. The influx of investors to Liberia after this clarion call has been highly remarkable and refreshing. According to reliable data at […]

(PDF) The Good and the Bad of Structural Adjustment ...

capital was injected into the Ghanaian mining sector for mineral exploration, and for establishment of new mines as well as for the expansion and rehabilitation of existing mines over the period ...

Special Report: Ghanaians in Canada - The Patriotic Vanguard

As a result of the Ghanaian influx, from 1972 to 1973 the African population in Canada rose to 6.8 percent. Apart from the Somalis, the second largest African group in Canada is the Ghanaians. Most Ghanaians immigrants settled in Toronto and Montreal, and a reasonable number in Manitoba.

Mining In Ghana - Energy and Natural Resources - Ghana

29-6-2020· Types of Mining Licenses in Ghana. ... Most especially when the foreign entity aims to enter into a joint venture with a Ghanaian company having a mineral ... the lawyer will also be expected to educate and or proffer sound professional advice to the foreign entity on any changes in …

Ghana risks losing mining professionals to global ...

Ghana risks losing its skilled mining professionals to competition in other economies unless, pay disparities in the local mining industry are addressed.

Ghana arrests 168 Chinese nationals in illegal mining ...

Ghanaian authorities have arrested 168 Chinese citizens for illegal ... established a high-level taskforce to bring "sanity" into the mining sector. ... Influx of Chinese goldminers sparks ...

(PDF) The Good and the Bad of Structural Adjustment ...

capital was injected into the Ghanaian mining sector for mineral exploration, and for establishment of new mines as well as for the expansion and rehabilitation of existing mines over the period ...

Ghana to crack down on foreigners engaged in illegal mining

A minister-designate for the Ashanti Region in Ghana Samuel Sarpong on Wednesday pledged to crack down on foreigners engaged in illegal mining activities.

The impact of small-scale gold mining on mining ...

Ghanaian mining industry, especially the small-scale gold mining sector, since mineral resources are non-renewable and are subject to depletion over time. The exhaustible nature of ...

Galamsey in Ghana and China's illegal gold rush — Asia by ...

Chinese equipment and techniques have also been adopted by Ghanaian galamsey workers, thus further perpetuating the growth of ASM as a percentage of the Ghanaian mining sector. ASM accounted for just seven percent of the mining sector in Ghana in 1995, only to grow (with the exception of a contraction in 2015) to thirty-eight percent, according to the latest figures from 2016.

The Mining Industry in Ghana: A Blessing or a Curse

will have to develop a competitive mining regime based on greater economic equality, mutual benefit and in accordance with generally accepted notions of fairness. Key words: Ghana, Mining, Mineral Products, Impact, Economy 1.0 Introduction Mining is the process of digging into the earth to extract naturally occurring minerals.

Working and Getting a Job in Ghana | InterNations GO!

If you also take into consideration which sectors are the most important and lucrative the country’s great performance is less of a surprise, but no less respectable. The production of gold and diamonds — and by extension, Ghana’s mining sector — continue to be important pillars of the Ghanaian economy.

(PDF) Challenges and opportunities facing contractors in ...

CHALLENGES AND OPPORTUNITIES FACING CONTRACTORS IN GHANA Samuel Laryea School of Construction Management and Engineering, University of Reading, P.O. Box 219, Reading, RG6 6AW, UK The main aim of this paper was to ascertain and discuss the current