Work to avoid another bailout – IMF tells government

July 16, 2019 The Resident Representative of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) in Ghana, Dr Albert Touna Mama, has advised the government to pay critical attention to issues that can send the country...

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Ensure 3-yrs economic stability before adopting Eco — Prof. Quartey advises

July 15, 2019 Ghana and other West African countries taking steps to adopt the bloc’s single currency must ensure that they have, at least, met three of the primary convergence criteria successively...

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African trade secretariat game changer — Alan Kyerematen

July 15, 2019 Ghana has been selected among six other countries which submitted bids to host the African Continental Free Trade Agreement (AfCFTA) Secretariat. The countries are Ethiopia, Kenya, Senegal,...

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Development authorities to disburse $1m per Constituency

July 15, 2019 The Ministry of Finance (MoF) has granted letters of commencement to the three development authorities to commence the full implementation of the $1-million per constituency pledge under...

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Petroleum hub dream possible, but with strong private-sector participation

July 10, 2019 To turn Ghana into a petroleum hub in the West Africa sub-region with state-of-the-art refineries, storage facilities, pipelines and efficient transportation facilities, the private sector...

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Ghana to host African Continental Free Trade Area Secretariat

July 8, 2019 The Assembly of Heads of State and Government of the African Union (AU) has selected Ghana as the host country for the Secretariat of the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA). The...

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World Bank approves US$200m to transform and diversify economy for sustainable jobs

July 5, 2019 The World Bank has approved a US$200million facility to promote private investment and firm growth in the non-resource-based sectors of Ghana’s economy. The US$200million funded project...

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GOIL to construct $35 million bitumen plant

July 5, 2019 Goil has entered into a joint venture with Societe Multinationale de Bitumes (SMB) of Cote d’Ivoire to construct a $35 million bitumen plant in Tema. The plant, which has the capacity to...

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African countries asked to remove barriers to facilitate trade

July 4, 2019 The United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) has asked African countries to remove trade barriers from the continent, in fulfilment of the African Continental Free Trade...

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Ghana considers use of solar energy at airports

July 2, 2019 The Minister for Aviation has expressed interest in Ghana possibly adopting the use of solar energy for power generation at its airports. According to Joseph Kofi Adda, this could help cut...

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