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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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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May 20, 2020 / Comments (0)

Finance Minister tasked to develop economic recovery programme

May 13, 2020 The Minister of Finance, Mr Ken Ofori-Atta, has been charged to develop a pragmatic economic recovery programme as soon as possible to facilitate a rebound of the economy from the impact of...

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Gov’t scraps Luxury Vehicles levy

July 30, 2019 The government after review of the Luxury Vehicles Levy has decided to withdraw it, Finance Minister, Ken Ofori-Atta has announced. Government in 2018 introduced the Luxury Vehicles Levy to...

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July 30, 2019 / Comments (0)

Government awaits validated indicators to fully exit IMF

December 14, 2018 Government is awaiting validated macro-indicators or indices from the Statistical Service before it can fully wean itself from the IMF’s three-year extended credit facility programme, a...

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December 14, 2018 / Comments (0)

Government to set up Cyber Security Fund – Finance Minister

October 29, 2018 Finance Minister Ken Ofori-Atta has announced that in line with international industry best practices, government will soon establish a cyber security fund to effectively protect Ghana’s...

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October 29, 2018 / Comments (0)

Economic prospects good — IMF

June 28, 2018 The International Monetary Fund (IMF) says Ghana’s economic growth prospects are positive, while its macroeconomic stabilisation is on course. According to the Bretton Woods institution,...

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June 28, 2018 / Comments (0)