2020 Budget purposeful, achievable – Ofori-Atta

November 21, 2019 The Minister of Finance, Mr Ken Ofori-Atta, has assured the public that the 2020 budget, with a projected expenditure of GHc85.9 billion, is purposeful and achievable. He said the...

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We need deposit insurance schemes to maintain financial stability- BoG boss

November 21, 2019 The Governor of the Bank of Ghana Dr. Ernest Addison has emphasized the need for the country to adopt deposit insurance schemes to curtail potential effects of bank failures on state...

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Ghana re-elected on UNESCO Executive Board

November 21, 2019 Ghana has been re-elected into the Executive Board of the UNESCO at the 40th General Conference of UNESCO in Paris. By this, Ghana rejoins the 58-member governing board of the UN body for...

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Tax exemptions must go; tackle illicit financial flows—Economist tells gov’t

November 21, 2019 Government will need to make some tough calls in correcting the wrongs of tax exemptions and illicit financial flow, as well as pay attention to the huge potential for taxing properties to...

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Review benchmark values, tax informal sector – PwC

November 19, 2019 If government intends to meet its targetted tax revenues, it must – as a matter of urgency – review the benchmark values, pass the tax exemption bill, and introduce strategies to...

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Ghana among 8 countries for new UN initiative

November 19, 2019 Ghana is one of eight countries selected globally by the United Nations (UN) to demonstrate the ability to harness timely data from all sources for monitoring the Sustainable Development...

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20 million dollar fund to be set up for small businesses

November 19, 2019 The Minister of Business Development, Dr Mohamed Ibrahim Awal, has announced plans by the government to set up a special fund to support small businesses to expand their operations and...

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Three auto firms to unveil locally assembled cars 2020

November 19, 2019 The three automobile companies that have signed agreements with the government to establish vehicle assembly plants in the country say they are on track to put their first vehicles on...

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Government to provide total access to electricity by 2030

November 15, 2019 The government has announced plans to provide universal access to electricity by 2030. It intends to use solar energy to bridge the 15 per cent gap in the provision of electricity across...

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Government targets more FDI; GIPC to be strengthened to lead

November 14, 2019 Government is looking to aggressively push for more Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) as it seeks, among other initiatives, a significant revision to the Act that established the Ghana...

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