Tax exemptions to be further reduced

November 13, 2018 With the on-going discussions at the government level for a possible review of some clauses concerning tax exemptions, it is being anticipated that there will be a scrapping of some of the...

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Ghana committed to achieving health-related SDGs .

November 7, 2018 Ghana is committed to making primary health care accessible to every Ghanaian as a means of achieving the health- related Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). Goal three of the SDGs, set...

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Boost for farmers – President launches commodity platform

November 7, 2018 President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo yesterday rang the bell to launch the Ghana Commodity Exchange (GCE), a platform for buying and selling agricultural commodities in the country. The...

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SOEs to take up stakes in oil blocks

November 6, 2018 Government is considering pushing some State-Owned Enterprises (SOEs) to take up stakes in oil blocks, as private indigenous companies seem to lack the requisite capital and risk-appetite...

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Ghana re-elected onto ITU Council

November 6, 2018 Ghana has retained its seat on the International Telecommunications Union (ITU) Council. Ghana placed sixth out of the 13 countries elected for the ITU Council for Region D, Africa. The...

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Ghana to market clear prospects in its oil industry at Africa Oil Week

November 6, 2018 Managers of the country’s upstream oil and gas sector are set to make a strong case for Ghana at the ongoing Africa Oil Week (AOW) in Cape Town, South Africa few weeks after the launch of...

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BoG to take action on financial institutions that cannot pay depositors’ funds.

November 2, 2018 The Bank of Ghana says it will soon close down microfinance institutions and savings and loans companies that cannot payback returns to customers. According to the Central Bank, the reform...

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President’s Monthly Insight – October 2018

November 1, 2018 Government’s decision to auction six out of nine prepared oil blocks in the Tano Basin, offshore Cape Three Points in the Western Region through a competitive tender procedure in...

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Ghana benefits from primary health care initiative

November 1, 2018 Ghana is one of 11 countries that have benefitted from a Primary Health Care Performance Initiative (PHCPI) to identify measurement gaps in its health care system. The initiative is a...

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Ghana moves up six spots on 2019 World Bank Doing Business ranking

November 1, 2018 Ghana has improved in the ranking on the ease of doing business rank, according to the World Bank Group 2019 Doing Business Report. The report, titled, ‘Training for Reform’...

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