Government targets 15% tax to GDP growth, as it echoes tough stance on tax compliance

February 12, 2019 The Ghana Revenue Authority (GRA) has been tasked to grow the contribution of tax revenue to the national economy from the 13.1 percent that was realised in 2018 to 15 percent this year....

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Agric Ministry targets new cash crops

February 12, 2019 The Ministry of Food and Agriculture (MoFA) has announced its decision to diversify the cash crop sector from cocoa to cover other crops. The crops targeted are coffee, coconut, oil palm,...

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SDGs are investments for our future — President Akufo-Addo

February 12, 2019 The Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), also known as Global Goals for Sustainable Development, are a collection of 17 goals set by the United Nations General Assembly that make an urgent...

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Third German-African Business Summit takes place in Accra

February 12, 2019 Over 500 German and sub-Saharan African high-ranking business executives and government representatives have arrived in Ghana for the third German-African Business Summit (GABS). The...

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Let’s implement SDGs with vigour- President Akufo-Addo rallies African leaders

February 11, 2019 President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has admonished African leaders to strengthen their commitment and scale up the momentum in the implementation of the 2030 United Nations Sustainable...

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“More local investors show interest in economy” – Mr. Yofi Grant

February 11, 2019 In spite of capital formation challenges, more home-grown investors are taking up investment opportunities in the economy, the Ghana Investment Promotion Centre (GIPC) has said. GIPC, the...

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Government to reclaim land along 550km coastline, to save communities, boost tourism

February 11, 2019 A master plan to protect coastal communities and to reclaim land from the sea for the development of tourist resorts overlooking the Atlantic Ocean is to be developed by government. “It...

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Free Zones Authority acquires lands for industrial parks

February 8, 2019 The Ghana Free Zones Authority (GFZA) is acquiring land banks across the country to develop industrial parks. The move, according to the Head of Estate and Enclave at the GFZA, Mr Kwame...

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Make Planting for Food and Jobs cross-sectoral programme ; FAO urges government

February 8, 2019 The Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) has urged the government to make its flagship agricultural programme, Planting for Food and Jobs, a cross-sectoral programme and not leave it to...

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Energy Minister recounts sector’s performance

February 6, 2019 The Energy Minister, Mr John-Peter Amewu, has said that over 7,000 electrical wiring professionals have been certified under an electrical wiring regulations programme in the government’s...

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