Second review of three-year $3bn IMF programme to take place April 2 to 12

March 27, 2024 The Ministry of Finance has announced that the second review of the three-year, $3 billion IMF-supported Post-COVID-19 Programme for Economic Growth (PC-PEG) is set to take place from April...

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I value the partnership and your respective investments in Ghana – Finance Minister tells Heads of Missions from EU

March 4, 2024 The Minister of Finance Dr Mohammed Amin Adam has engaged Ambassadors and Heads of Missions from the European Union in Ghana following his appointment as Minister for Finance. Welcoming the...

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Dr. Amin Adam takes over from Ofori-Atta as new Finance Minister

February 14, 2024 The Minister of State at the Finance Ministry, Dr. Mohammed Amin Adam has been nominated by President Akufo-Addo as the new Finance Minister. He takes over from Ken Ofori-Atta who served in...

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Finance Minister officially announces Domestic Debt Exchange programme

December 5, 2022 The Minister of Finance, Ken Ofori-Atta has announced the Domestic Debt Exchange programme that was introduced by the government in the 2023 budget. He announced this at a press conference...

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S&P maintains Ghana’s ratings with stable outlook

February 7, 2022 Ratings agency, Standard and Poor’s Global Ratings (S&P), has maintained the country’s creditworthiness score at ‘B’ negative and ‘B’ over its solid...

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Ken Ofori-Atta completes tenure as Chair of World Bank’s Development Committee

October 21, 2020 Ghana’s Finance Minister, Ken Ofori-Atta, has successfully completed his two-year tenure as the Chairman of the Development Committee of the World Bank and IMF, after chairing his 4th DC...

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Parliament approves GH¢174m tax-free income for front line health workers

August 14, 2020 Parliament has voted to approve a tax waiver of GH¢174 million on the income taxes of front line health workers. The move by Parliament is consistent with President Nana...

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Finance Minister expected to present Mid-Year Budget in July

June 20, 2020 The Finance Minister, Ken Ofori-Atta, is expected to present the Mid-Year Budget review and Supplementary Estimates to Parliament next month. This will be in accordance with Section (28) of...

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Coronavirus downs oil revenue by 82% in first quarter

June 19, 2020 The country’s fears of losing substantial domestic revenue through the devastating impact of the coronavirus pandemic has been worsened as Bank of Ghana data shows only about 18 percent...

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BoG releases GH¢5.5 billion to support Covid-19 fight

May 29, 2020 The Bank of Ghana (BoG) has released the first tranche of GH¢5.5 billion of the GH¢10 billion emergency facility the government is seeking to support residual expenditures to cushion the...

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