Stringent measures needed to deal with illicit financial transactions in Africa – Akufo-Addo

May 25, 2022 Foreign illicit financial transactions and tax evasion by multinational companies are draining Africa’s domestic resources and depriving it of crucial investment funds. This is according...

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May 25, 2022 / Comments (0)

Fitch revises fiscal deficit forecast downward to 9.1%

May 10, 2022 Fitch Ratings has revised the country’s fiscal cash deficit forecasts to 9.1 percent of gross domestic product (GDP) in 2022, from 9.5 percent since the last downgrading of Ghana to...

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May 10, 2022 / Comments (0)

Economic growth and environmental preservation should go hand-in-hand

May 10, 2022 Nations the world over have one aspiration: improving GDP growth. And Ghana is no different. For the past few decades, Gross Domestic Product, or GDP, has been the mechanism by which our...

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May 10, 2022 / Comments (0)

Debt-to-GDP ratio down to 76.6 % on improved economic growth figures

May 4, 2022 Following the higher-than-projected Gross Domestic Product (GDP) figures announced by the Ghana Statistical Service (GSS), key economic indicators which are expressed as a ratio of GDP will...

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May 4, 2022 / Comments (0)

More focus on agriculture sector will aid government in achieving 2022 GDP growth target – Economist

May 4, 2022 After a challenging two years against the backdrop of the COVID-19 pandemic, Ghana is seeking to return to a path of economic growth comparable to pre-pandemic levels but several global and...

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May 4, 2022 / Comments (0)

World Bank urges Ghana to implement policies that attract private investment

April 21, 2022 The World Bank Group has called on government to prioritize policies that attract investments from citizens and foreigners. According to the Bretton Woods institution such an approach is...

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April 21, 2022 / Comments (0)

GRA launches new non-resident registration portal to mobilize GHC 1.7 billion

March 14, 2022 The Ghana Revenue Authority (GRA) has launched a non-resident E-commerce and Digital Service Registration Portal, which it says will help it collect about GH¢1.7 billion in revenue from...

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March 14, 2022 / Comments (0)

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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February 7, 2022 / Comments (0)

2022 growth prospects remain positive – Databank

January 25, 2022 Ghana’s growth outlook for 2022 remains positive amid government’s continuous support for growth drivers across the various sectors, asset-management company Databank has said in its...

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January 25, 2022 / Comments (0)

GRA achieves 2021 revenue target with GH¢57.32bn; highest growth in 10 years

January 19, 2022 The Ghana Revenue Authority (GRA) has exceeded its 2021 tax collections target of GH₵57.06 billion. According to the Authority, it was able to collect 57.32 billion cedis, as against a...

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January 19, 2022 / Comments (0)