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)

GUTA advocates deeper stakeholder engagement one year after AfCFTA implementation

January 19, 2022 A year into the implementation of the African Continental Free Trade Area Agreement (AfCFTA), the Ghana Union of Traders Associations (GUTA) wants more stakeholder engagement to ensure...

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January 19, 2022 / Comments (0)

Leverage remittances for economic recovery post-COVID-19

June 21, 2021 The Network for Inclusive Economic Development (NIED), under GIZ and the International Organisation for Migration (IOM), has reiterated that for the economy to bounce back from the negative...

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June 21, 2021 / Comments (0)

Economy expands by 0.4%

April 23, 2021 The economy expanded by 0.4 percent last year, the lowest in more than three decades as the COVID-19 pandemic ravaged economic activities and distracted livelihoods throughout 2020. Data...

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April 23, 2021 / Comments (0)

Ghana’s trade surplus hits US$2 billion in 2020

February 2, 2021 Despite the impact of coronavirus pandemic on global economies, Ghana recorded a trade surplus of US$2.015 billion in 2020, data from the Bank of Ghana has revealed. This was...

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February 2, 2021 / Comments (0)

Percentage point increase in debt to GDP in 2020 is the lowest since 2013

August 25, 2020 Accumulation and sustainability of debt relative to gross domestic product (GDP) in the Ghanaian economy have been a major concern to some citizens, financial and economic analysts in...

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August 25, 2020 / Comments (0)

Oil contribution to GDP to drop by US$2.5bn

April 15, 2020 While oil contribution to government revenue is expected to drop by nearly US$600million, the sector’s total contribution to Gross Domestic Product (GDP) is set to drop by US$2.5billion...

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‘Mining remains pillar for economic development’

January 13, 2020 The mining industry remains a key enabler of industrialisation and broad-based economic development of the country, the Minister of Lands and Natural Resources, Mr Kwaku Asomah-Cheremeh,...

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