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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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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Inflation drops to two-month low …hits 7.8% in January

February 13, 2020 The general price level of goods and services has seen a marginal decline ever since it recorded its highest figure after the Ghana Statistical Service (GSS) started applying the new series...

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AfCFTA Secretariat ready by March

January 22, 2020 President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has given an assurance that the Secretariat of the Africa Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) will be up and running by March this year for trading...

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New notes not threat to inflation – Economists

December 3, 2019 The introduction of the new high value denominations does not pose any threat to the country’s inflation rate, two economists have said. Although there have been some public concerns that...

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Inflation rate for September drops to 7.6%

October 17, 2019 Inflation for the month of September was 7.6 percent, the Ghana Statistical Service (GSS) has reported. According to the national data compilation body, although the rate indicated a...

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Ghana’s economy in good shape — IMF

October 11, 2019 The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has given Ghana’s economy a clean bill of health.  According to the fund, Ghana’s economy remained stable and projected a seven per cent...

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Except NIB, all 5 GAT banks now fully capitalised…..Policy rate again maintained at 16%

September 24, 2019 With exception of the National Investment Bank (NIB), all banks operating in the country have now met the GH¢400million capitalisation as the banks under government’s bail-out plan have...

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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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