Bank of Ghana moves to get all banks listed on the Ghana Stock Exchange

October 4, 2018 The Bank of Ghana is revising its policies and guidelines that will make it easier for all banks to list on the Ghana Stock Exchange. Governor of the Central Bank, Dr. Ernest Addison, in a...

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Doors open to German investors to test opportunities

October 3, 2018 The Government of Ghana in partnership with the International Finance Corporation, a member of the World Bank Group, will co-host a G20 Compact with Africa Germany Ghana Investors Forum on...

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Shippers cut cocoa export freight charge by 9.4%

October 3, 2018 Shippers ferrying Ghana’s cocoa exports to Europe will cut their freight charges by 9.4 percent for the October-September season to compensate the country for recent global bean price...

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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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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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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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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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