Prospects for remittances to emerging markets amid rising inflation

June 24, 2022 Remittances to low- and middle-income countries are projected to rise by 4.2% in 2022 Inflows are expected to provide crucial support amid rising energy and food costs The pandemic...

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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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Manufacturing sub-sector pushes PPI for March 2022 to 29.3% from 21.4%

April 21, 2022 The year-on-year producer price inflation for March 2022 has risen to 29.3 percent, according to data from the Ghana Statistical Service. This rate represents a 7.9 percentage point...

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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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Producer inflation rises to 29.3% in March

April 21, 2022 The Producer Price Inflation (PPI) increased to 29.3 percent in March 2022, from the 21.4 percent recorded in February. This represents an increase of 7.9 percentage points. The PPI...

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Domestic financing of government debt, budget getting expensive

April 21, 2022 Amid the incessant rise of consumer inflation and gloomy expectations, government is incurring more costs to refinance its local debt as well as the budget, given investors’ demand for...

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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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Producer inflation peaks at 15.6% in January

February 23, 2022 Inflation from the producer’s perspective rose to 15.6 percent in January. The producer price inflation (PPI), which tracks price changes from the factory gate, rose from 14.7 percent in...

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Taxation vs. Free Market

February 3, 2022 The human was born free and has been free to do business to make a living. However, during this process, society expects compliance with certain standards and regulations to ensure the...

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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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