Subsidy on utilities will ease inflation surge – Databank Research

May 15, 2020 Despite inflation surging to double digits in April as a result of a spike in demand for food and other essentials in anticipation of the lockdown announcement, Databank Research says there...

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Lifting of lockdown will save our economy from recession – Prof. Quartey

April 21, 2020 The Director of the Institute of Statistical, Social and Economic Research (ISSER), Professor Peter Quartey, says President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo‘s decision to lift the ban...

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March inflation escapes COVID-19 scourge

April 18, 2020 Inflation remained unchanged in March although the country recorded its first case of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) disease and started suffering the ripple effects on goods and services...

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Producer Price Inflation drops to 11.8% in February

March 20, 2020 Inflation from producers perspective in the country has dropped to 11.8 percent in February 2020, data from the Ghana Statistical Service (GSS) has shown. This rate represents a 2.7...

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Record low inflation won’t cut policy rate

September 20, 2019 Despite data from the Ghana Statistical Service (GSS) showing that inflation has hit a record low after rebasing, breaking a 27-year record, it will not be enough grounds for the Monetary...

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Statistical Service releases rebased Consumer Price Index

September 19, 2019 The Ghana Statistical Service (GSS) has released the first rebased Inflation rate since the change in the formula for calculating the rate of increase in the price levels of goods and...

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June inflation drop makes case for policy rate cut

July 11, 2019 The general price levels of goods and services, for the second time since beginning of the year, has seen another drop – making a strong case for the central bank to consider a policy...

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Inflation drops marginally for first time in 2019

June 14, 2019 The general price levels of goods and services has dropped marginally for first time since beginning of the year, the Ghana Statistical Service (GSS) data have shown. The GSS release,...

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President Akufo Addo hints at adjusting tax exemptions

February 25, 2019 President Nana Addo-Dankwa Akufo-Addo has expressed worry over the burden tax exemptions granted foreign companies and individuals place on the economy, saying they are no longer...

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Inflation drops to 6-year low

February 14, 2019 The general prices of goods and services in the country fell by 0.4 percentage points to 9 percent, the lowest ever recorded since January 2013 when the rate hit 8.8 percent, making a...

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