Fighting Illicit Financial Flows; World Bank can do better – new President

April 16, 2019 The new World Bank President, David Malpass, has said there is room for improvement regarding how the bank can support Africa in its quest to stem illicit financial flows (IFFS), which...

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Government transformation agenda must build on IMF success

April 16, 2019 Government must endeavour to ensure that the numerous transformative programmes it has planned do not compromise the macroeconomic stability gains made under the just-ended IMF Extended...

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Ghana leads pack of fastest-growing economies

April 16, 2019 Ghana is projected to be one of the two fastest-growing economies in the world this year, moving ahead of its peers in sub-Saharan Africa, except the South Sudan. The forecast, contained in...

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BoG seeks GH¢7bn support for savings and loans companies

April 15, 2019 After cleaning up the banking sector, the Bank of Ghana (BoG) is now set to raise GH¢7 billion from the government to support distressed savings and loans companies and other finance...

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Allianz Ghana launches 2019 CSR project, “Allianz Creates through Waste”

April 15, 2019 Allianz Ghana (Life & Non-Life Insurance) organized last Saturday, a beach clean-up & plastic recycling exercise at the La Pleasure Beach in Accra The initiative which is part of...

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Benchmark valuation not against WTO rules — Customs

April 15, 2019 The Customs Division of the Ghana Revenue Authority (GRA) has said the use of the benchmark value to valuate imported goods at the country’s ports was to ensure that taxes are fairly paid...

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Ghana Cedi Recovers After 16% Plunge

April 12, 2019 Ghana’s cedi has recovered to levels that appropriately reflect the state of the economy after “overshooting” during a slump in the first quarter, according to the head of the central...

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Cocoa institutions receive Ivorian delegation

April 12, 2019 A 20-member delegation under the Maximising Opportunities in Cocoa Activities (MOCAs) flavour pilot activity in Côte d’Ivoire has paid a familiarisation tour to some key institutions...

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Ghana is the star in IMF’s 2019 Economic Growth Forecast

April 12, 2019 Ghana has been described as the Star in the International Monetary Fund’s 2019 Economic Growth Forecast. A report by Bloomberg said Ghana will be the fastest-growing economy in the...

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Banks added GH¢4bn in fresh capital — Dr Bawumia

April 11, 2019 The Vice-President, Dr Mahamudu Bawumia, has praised the recently concluded banking sector reform exercise as a timely intervention that has injected in excess of GH¢4 billion in fresh...

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