Transport fares take toll on inflation as it hits 23.6% in April

May 12, 2022 The pass-through effect of the 15 percent increase in transport fares has taken a heavy toll on the general prices of goods and services, as inflation shot through the roof in April. Data...

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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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Food inflation maintains dominance

April 21, 2022 INFLATION for food and non-alcoholic beverages has maintained and deepened its dominance over non-food inflation for the second month running. Figures released by the Ghana Statistical...

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Inflation hits 15.7% high amid global turbulences

March 11, 2022 With global crude oil prices remaining elevated and their pass-through effects on ex-pump petroleum prices, utilities and transport, consumer inflation continued its upward ascent as...

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Manufacturing, trade sectors inspire hope in economy’s recovery

February 24, 2022 The Business Tracker survey has revealed that the country’s manufacturing and trade sectors, which were hit hard by the pandemic, have almost fully recovered as both saw an appreciable...

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February 24, 2022 / Comments (0)

Ghanaian businesses recovering from COVID-19 shocks – Business Tracker reveals

February 23, 2022 New data from the COVID-19 Business Tracker survey results has revealed that businesses in Ghana are continuing a recovery from the shocks caused by the COVID-19 pandemic. The third...

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February 23, 2022 / Comments (0)

2021 revised economic growth target achievable – Analysts

January 18, 2022 Market analysts have expressed optimism that government will meet its revised 2021 growth target for the economy, given the strong growth in the third quarter of last year on the back of...

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Inflation for November 2021 hits 12.2% – GSS

December 16, 2021 Inflation increases by 1.2 percent from October Inflation hike based on changes in food and non-food basket Highest rate recorded since COVID-19 hit Ghana, GSS The Ghana Statistical...

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Government commends GSS for successful 2021 census

November 24, 2021 The government has commended the Ghana Statistical Service (GSS) for the successful conduct of the 2021 Population and Housing Census (PHC). A Deputy Minister of Local Government,...

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November 24, 2021 / Comments (0)

BoG maintains inflation stance

November 22, 2021 The Bank of Ghana has maintained its stance on consumer inflation, projecting it to remain within the medium-term target of 8 percent with a band of ±2 percent in the near-term – barring...

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