Government raises $3bn in Eurobonds – Received orders totalling $21 billion

March 20, 2019 The government has raised $3 billion from international financial institutions through a three-tranched Eurobond which attracted more bids than the country asked for. At the close of a road...

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SOEs to calculate dividend on gross profit

March 19, 2019 STATE-Owned Enterprises (SOEs) will soon be expected to pay 15 per cent of their gross profit to the government as dividend, the Executive Chairman of the State Enterprises Commission...

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1D1F: 2 companies start production

March 19, 2019 Two companies, Petersfield & Rey Group Limited and CASA de Ropa, operating under the government’s flagship initiative of One-District-One- Factory (1D1F) have commenced production....

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Government receives $40m to improve secondary education

March 19, 2019 The facility expansion project, which forms part of the $40-million additional financing from the World Bank under the Secondary Education Improvement Programme (SEIP), has taken off. The...

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Cabinet approves local content policy – For downstream petroleum industry

March 18, 2019 The Cabinet last Thursday approved a policy on a local content and participation in the country’s downstream petroleum industry, the Minister of Information, Mr. Kojo Oppong Nkrumah, has...

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Cedi woes, “Stagger the repatriation of profits”—PEF boss

March 15, 2019 To ease the incessant pressure on the cedi, especially in the first quarter of every year, government must introduce a law that regulates the repatriation of profits by multinationals...

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Port charges down by 75%, as stakeholders laud paperless system

March 15, 2019 The cost of doing business at the country’s ports has reduced significantly from GH₵1,280 to GH₵320 since introducing the Paperless Port regime, Finance Minister Ken Ofori-Atta has...

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Kasapreko donates fire station worth GH¢400,000 to Ghana National Fire Service (GNFS)

March 15, 2019 Kasapreko Company Limited (KCL), the only indigenous beverage manufacturing company with ISO Certification in Ghana, has donated a fully-equipped fire station worth GH¢400,000 to the Ghana...

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Cedi will regain strength in weeks — Finance Minister

March 14, 2019 The Minister of Finance, Mr Ken Ofori-Atta, has given an assurance that the cedi will begin to appreciate against the major currencies within the next two weeks. “The reversal will occur...

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Help improve ease of doing business- Vice President charges state agencies.

March 12, 2019 The Vice-President, Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia, has charged state agencies whose mandate have a direct impact on businesses and investments to implement reforms that will help improve the...

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