POINT BY POINT DESCRIPTION OF GHANA'S NEW NATIONAL BUSINESS CODE
Claiming installation of the first such country-wide law of its kind anywhere, Ghana has established a National Ghana Business Code that challenges all merchants to now aim higher for ethical and transparent standards in day-to-day commerce. The Code was launched in October 2006, and is described as “a set of norms designed to help and guide businesses uphold acceptable standards in relation to human rights, labour standards, environment and anti-corruption.” Workshops are now being hosted to help businessmen understand the new rules, including the message that companies can thrive without bribery and rule-breaking. This article will answer these questions: Could You Describe Ghana?; Whose Idea was the Code?; Can You Give an Overview of the Ghana Business Code?;
The following questions have been addressed in this article:Could You Describe Ghana?
Whose Idea was the Code?
Why Did Ghana Create this Code?
Can You Give an Overview of the Ghana Business Code?