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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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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Cocoa beans to attract additional $400 from 2020/21 season

July 5, 2019 From the 2020/21 cocoa season, every tonne of cocoa beans from Ghana and Cote d’Ivoire that will be sold on the international market will attract an additional $400 as a living income...

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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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Parliament gives tax exemption to 1D1F investors

June 28, 2019 Parliament has given the Ministry of Finance the green light to grant “considerable” tax exemptions to private businesses that have been enrolled onto the government’s flagship...

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First phase of Tema Port expansion opens for business Friday

June 27, 2019 The first phase of the $1.5 billion Tema Port expansion project will be formally opened for business tomorrow. To be managed by Meridian Port Services (MPS) Limited, the project is a joint...

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