Strive for growth, competitiveness – Vice President, Dr. Bawumia urges petroleum service providers

June 8, 2018 The Vice President, Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia has encouraged petroleum service providers in the country, especially BulkOil Distribution Companies (BDC’s), to develop their capacities by...

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World Bank predicts 6.7% growth in 2019

June 7, 2018 The World Bank has projected a 6.7 percent economic growth for the country in 2019, as it projects oil production to dissipate. “Growth in Ghana is forecast to moderate from 6.9 percent...

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Cedi’s troubled performance under control – The Central Bank

June 7, 2018 The cedi’s shaky performance over the past two weeks is momentary, the Bank of Ghana has said, indicating that more liquidity, among other measures, are being undertaken to ensure that...

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Disclose rescue plans for ‘troubled’ banks – Expert urges BoG

June 5, 2018 The Bank of Ghana (BoG) has been implored to make full disclosures on steps it will take to rescue troubled banks. This comes after the BoG was challenged by experts in the banking sector...

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Bankers see lower interest rates – Ghana Reference rate now 16.19%

June 5, 2018 Bankers, under the umbrella of the Ghana Association of Bankers (GAB), are optimistic that cost of funds to the lending public will be moderate in the coming days as the new benchmark...

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Rise in public debt stifling growth

June 5, 2018 Sub-Saharan Africa is confronting a pronounced rise in public debt. At the end of 2017, average public debt in the region was 57% of its GDP – an increase of 20 percentage points in just...

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Rebasing could boost GDP to GH¢300bn

June 4, 2018 Gross Domestic Product (GDP) could now be valued as high as GH¢300billion after the expected rebasing this month, which is the second in less than 10 years according to an in-depth...

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Kasapreko wins big at 2018 Manufacturing Awards

May 31, 2018 Kasapreko Company Limited has won two awards at the 2018 Ghana Manufacturing Award to underscore its position as one of the manufacturing giants in the country. The company went home with...

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President Akufo-Addo launches Ghana Zero Hunger Strategic Review Report

May 30, 2018 President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo on Tuesday, 29th May, 2018, launched the Ghana Zero Hunger Strategic Review Report, aimed at ensuring the realization of Sustainable Development Goal...

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BoG to introduce cyber security guidelines in weeks

May 30, 2018 In a couple of weeks the central bank will unveil its much-awaited Cyber Security Guidelines and Regulations to guide banks in their fight against cybercrime and electronic money fraud. Dr....

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