Initiatives to advance science, technology study receive Cabinet approval

June 19, 2019 The Cabinet has approved two initiatives to boost the study of science, technology, maths and engineering (STEM) across the basic and senior high education levels. The first involves the...

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Policy makers tasked to promote good governance

June 19, 2019 The First Deputy Speaker of Parliament, Mr Joseph Osei-Owusu, has advised policy makers in Africa to promote good governance and accountability in order to reap the economic benefits...

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Develop strategies to deal with cyber attacks – President Akufo-Addo cautions African financial institutions

June 19, 2019 President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has admonished African financial institutions to develop strategies to deal with cyber attacks and digital payment fraud. He said the twin criminal...

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Government wants 30% gold processed locally

June 18, 2019 The Ministry of Lands and Natural Resources has begun an engagement with the Ghana Chamber of Mines and some mining companies to locally process 30 per cent of the gold mined in the...

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Local banks to benefit from €750m EU guarantee

June 17, 2019 Local banks in the country are set to benefit from a €750 million guarantee from the European Commission under the NASIRA financial programme which uses guarantees to allow local banks to...

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Inflation drops marginally for first time in 2019

June 14, 2019 The general price levels of goods and services has dropped marginally for first time since beginning of the year, the Ghana Statistical Service (GSS) data have shown. The GSS release,...

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Cocoa prices soar as Ghana, Cote d’Ivoire threaten supply cut

June 13, 2019 Cocoa prices rose sharply on Wednesday after key producers Cote d’Ivoire and Ghana threatened to stop selling their production to buyers unwilling to meet a minimum price. The threat...

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Diversify economy to avoid debt distress ; World Bank Rep. advises government

June 13, 2019 Ghana needs to diversify its economy and widen the country’s tax net in order to avoid falling into debt distress, the World Bank Country Director for Ghana, Liberia and Sierra Leone, Mr...

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Kasapreko named in 25 Africa’s Most Admired Brands

June 13, 2019 Kasapreko Company Limited, a leading beverage producing company in Ghana, emerged among the Top 25 Most Admired Brands in Africa.  Kasapreko Company Limited beat brands such as...

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Ghana, Côte d’Ivoire propose US$2,600 as maiden floor price for cocoa beans

June 12, 2019 Ghana and Cote d’Ivoire have resolved not to sell their cocoa on the international market if they fail to obtain proposed price for the produce. The two countries, which supply more...

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