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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BoG woo investors to the financial sector

May 6, 2019 The Bank of Ghana (BoG) has said the current macro-economic gains coupled with recent regulatory changes introduced to the financial sector provides several opportunities for investors to...

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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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Bank of Ghana could cut interest rates by March – Dr. Ernest Addison

December 13, 2018 Ghana could cut interest rates early next year if inflation continues to drift lower, the central bank Governor said on Tuesday. “I can easily see the policy rate going further down,”...

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Inflation now 9.3%

December 13, 2018 The average change in the prices of goods and services, measured by inflation, had declined to 9.3 per cent in November this year, the lowest in six years. The year-on-year figure for...

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Stay policy rate over inflation, Cedi scare-Analysts

September 18, 2018 The current depreciation of the cedi and the inching up of inflation will not allow the Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) of the Bank of Ghana to reduce the policy rate this time, economic...

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Inflation rises to 9.9% in August

September 13, 2018 Inflation for the month of August inched up to 9.9 per cent, 0.3 percentage points higher than the 9.6 per cent recorded for July 2018, the Ghana Statistical Service (GSS) has announced....

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Inflation drops to 9.6% in July

August 16, 2018 Inflation, the measure of the average change in prices of goods and services, dropped from 10 per cent in June to 9.6 per cent in July. The decrease was influenced by a corresponding...

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Central bank stays policy rate on inflation scare

July 24, 2018 After inflation inched up for two consecutive months (May and June), the central bank has decided, at its latest monitoring policy meeting, to maintain its policy rate at 17percent, as a...

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