Cocoa producer price maintained at GH¢7,600 per tonne

October 3, 2018 Government has maintained the amount of money it pays cocoa farmers for the 2018/19 season at GH¢7,600.00 per tonne – the same as paid in the 2017/18 season, Dr. Owusu Akoto Afriyie, the...

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October 3, 2018 / Comments (0)

Informal sector’s contribution to economy hits GH¢73billion, and that is 28.6% of GDP

October 2, 2018 Out of the GH¢256billion of total value of goods and services produced in the country in 2017, otherwise known as GDP, GH¢73.3 billion – representing 28.6 percent – is from the...

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October 2, 2018 / Comments (0)

We have strong local banks — Dr. Ishmael Yamson

October 2, 2018 A management consultant and retired Board Chairman of Standard Chartered Bank Ghana Limited, Dr Ishmael Yamson, has stated that the efforts by the Bank of Ghana (BoG) to clean the banking...

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Oil revenue outstrips cocoa as 2nd biggest foreign exchange earner ; Peaks at US$2.9bn in August

October 2, 2018 Oil export proceeds have overtaken cocoa as the country’s second biggest foreign exchange earner. Figures from the Bank of Ghana (BoG) has indicated that the country has been earning more...

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Don’t borrow on new GDP; Economists caution government after rebasing

October 2, 2018 SOME Economists have advised the government to ignore any desire to borrow more following the rebasing of the economy which has provided some fiscal space for it to take on more debts. The...

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McDan CEO adjudged Marketing Man, 2017

October 1, 2018 The Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of McDan Group of Companies, a business conglomerate, Dr Daniel McKorley, has been adjudged the Marketing Man of the year 2017, with a pledge from him to...

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October 1, 2018 / Comments (0)

Ghana’s economy now valued at GH¢256.6 billion

October 1, 2018 Ghana’s economy is now valued at GH¢256.6 billion after the rebasing of gross domestic product (GDP) based on measurements from 2013 instead of 2006. This is the second time in less than...

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PRESIDENT’S MONTHLY INSIGHT – SEPTEMBER 2018

October 1, 2018 The Day of German Unity (German: Tag der Deutschen Einheit), the national day of Germany, celebrated on the 3rd of October, commemorates the anniversary of German reunification in 1990 when...

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Government to approve Downstream Petroleum Policy

September 28, 2018 The Deputy Minister for Energy,Dr.  Mohammed Amin Adam has stated that government will approve a Downstream Petroleum Financing Policy to address costly financing challenges hindering the...

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Government considers single-product industrial enclaves

September 28, 2018 Government is considering single-product industrial enclaves and common-nation industrial parks so as to offer flexibility to investors. According to Deputy Minister of Trade and Industry,...

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