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 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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May 20, 2020 / Comments (0)

Ghana receives €4.1m EU grant; funding will help export diversification

February 20, 2020 The European Union (EU) has signed a €4.1-million grant agreement with Ghana for the implementation of four projects targeted at improving the country’s competitiveness and export...

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AfCFTA Secretariat ready by March

January 22, 2020 President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has given an assurance that the Secretariat of the Africa Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) will be up and running by March this year for trading...

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January 22, 2020 / Comments (0)

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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November 14, 2019 / Comments (0)

Earnings from non-traditional exports hit $2.81bn in 2018

September 3, 2019 Ghana earned $2.81 billion from non-traditional exports in 2018 representing a 10.05 percent increment as compared to $2.56 billion earned in 2017. Processed and semi-processed products...

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September 3, 2019 / Comments (0)

Government needs private sector participation to achieve accelerated growth – Ms. Mintah

June 24, 2019 To achieve the desired accelerated economic growth in Ghana, there is a need for true collaboration and partnerships among government institutions and businesses in the private sector, Ms....

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June 24, 2019 / Comments (0)

Local banks to benefit from €750m EU guarantee

June 17, 2019 Local banks in the country are set to benefit from a €750 million guarantee from the European Commission under the NASIRA financial programme which uses guarantees to allow local banks to...

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Ghana to export timber to EU market

January 22, 2019 Ghana is close to making history as the first country in Africa to get clearance to export timber to the European market by the end of the year. This is after the country had met a series...

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January 22, 2019 / Comments (0)

More partnerships will deepen intra-African trade – Yofi Grant

June 12, 2018 Ghana must attract investments from other African countries and vice versa, if the continent wants to see the true realisation of the Continental Free Trade Agreement (CFTA), Yofi Grant,...

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