BoG secures US$1 billion to meet forex demand shocks

May 22, 2020 In a bid to stand ready for any possible excessive demand for the US dollar in the near future, the Bank of Ghana has engaged the U.S. Federal Reserve for a US$ 1 billion repurchase...

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EC outlines safety protocols for voter registration

May 22, 2020 The Electoral Commission (EC) has outlined safety protocols for its mass voter registration exercise for the December 7, 2020 elections. Although the EC is yet to announce a new date for...

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EU’s blacklisting of Ghana over money laundering breaches flawed – Finance Ministry

May 22, 2020 The Ministry of Finance has described the decision of the European Commission to blacklist Ghana over money laundering breaches as unfortunate. According to the Finance Ministry, the...

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WHO Assembly Heads of state adopt coronavirus consensus

May 22, 2020 The World Health Organisation (WHO)has concluded its assembly with participants signing up to a historic consensus resolution on COVID-19 and the way ahead. The Assembly discussed...

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WHO to sign confidentiality clause with Madagascar on coronavirus herbal ‘cure’

May 22, 2020 The World Health Organisation is to sign a confidentiality clause with Madagascar on the formulation of its herbal remedy for coronavirus. The WHO had for long criticised Madagascar for...

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Digital payment gets major boost with launch of 3 policies

May 20, 2020 The government of Ghana has launched three new policy initiatives designed to deepen financial inclusion and accelerate digital payments, in line with government’s vision of building a...

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Ghana requests for Madagascar’s COVID-19 herbal cure for testing – Oppong Nkrumah

May 20, 2020 The Minister of Information, Kojo Oppong Nkrumah says government has reached out to Madagascar to make available to Ghana its supposed COVID-19 herbal remedy. According to him, when...

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WHO members agree to independent probe of Coronavirus response

May 20, 2020 The World Health Assembly adopted a resolution Tuesday to allow an investigation of the global response to the coronavirus pandemic. The resolution faced no objections from the assembly’s...

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Akufo-Addo launches ¢1bn Coronavirus Alleviation Programme Business Support Scheme

May 19, 2020 President Nana Akufo-Addo on Tuesday launched the ¢1 billion Coronavirus Alleviation Programme Business Support Scheme. This a support being provided by government and selected...

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Gold tops Ghana’s Exports for 1st Quarter-according to latest Bank of Ghana report

May 19, 2020 Gold Export gave Ghana the highest foreign earnings for the first quarter of 2020 as compared to the other major trading commodities. According to the latest Bank of Ghana...

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