Ghana’s economy now valued at GH¢256.6 billion

October 1, 2018 Ghana’s economy is now valued at GH¢256.6 billion after the rebasing of gross domestic product (GDP) based on measurements from 2013 instead of 2006. This is the second time in less than...

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PRESIDENT’S MONTHLY INSIGHT – SEPTEMBER 2018

October 1, 2018 The Day of German Unity (German: Tag der Deutschen Einheit), the national day of Germany, celebrated on the 3rd of October, commemorates the anniversary of German reunification in 1990 when...

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Government to approve Downstream Petroleum Policy

September 28, 2018 The Deputy Minister for Energy,Dr.  Mohammed Amin Adam has stated that government will approve a Downstream Petroleum Financing Policy to address costly financing challenges hindering the...

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Government considers single-product industrial enclaves

September 28, 2018 Government is considering single-product industrial enclaves and common-nation industrial parks so as to offer flexibility to investors. According to Deputy Minister of Trade and Industry,...

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COCOBOD confident of 1 million metric tonnes

September 27, 2018 The Ghana Cocoa Board (COCOBOD) is confident its aggressively-pursued productivity enhancement programmes will grow the crop to over one million metric tonnes annually, Mr. Joe Forson,...

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Renewable energy sector receives $1.5m AfDB grant

September 27, 2018 Ghana,s renewable energy investment drive has received a boost with a US$1.5 million grant from the Sustainable Energy Fund for Africa (SEFA), a wing under the African Development Bank...

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Ghana, Cote d’Ivoire to announce floor price for Cocoa on Oct 1

September 27, 2018 Ghana and Cote d’Ivoire will, for the first time, jointly announce the price of cocoa for the 2018/2019 crop season in October this year. The move comes on the back of an agreement...

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BoG To Check Dollarisation Of Economy_ … But Financial, Economic Analysts Mount Pressure To End Practice

September 27, 2018 With the surge in dollarisation of the economy where many goods and services are now being charged in dollars, the Bank of Ghana (BoG) has admitted to do more to prevent businesses from...

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‘1D1F is to make Ghana an export-oriented country’

September 26, 2018 The Minister of Trade and Industry, Mr. Alan Kyerematen, has explained that one of the government’s flagship programmes, One district, One factory (1D1F), is to make Ghana an...

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Finance Ministry ‘structuring’ US$50bn century bond …to stabilise cedi, grow economy

September 26, 2018 Finance Minister, Mr. Ken Ofori Atta has disclosed that government is ‘structuring’ the proposed issuance of a US$50bn century bond that will strengthen the local currency and help grow...

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