Transport fares to go up by 13% from Saturday

June 3, 2021 The Ghana Private Road Transport Union (GPRTU) has announced a 13 percent increase in transport fares effective Saturday, June 5, 2021. The new fares will cover intercity ‘trotro’...

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Government reviews tax exemption regime

May 27, 2021 The government has started a review of all the tax exemption regimes and incentive structures to ensure that the country gets the right value for such packages granted to businesses, the...

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Germany and Ghana sign Technical Cooperation Agreement

April 20, 2021 The Government of Germany, represented by Christoph Retzlaff, German Ambassador to Ghana, and the Government of Ghana represented by Patrick Nomo, Chief Director of Ghana’s Ministry of...

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Ghana hasn’t been downgraded to low income status – Finance Ministry

April 15, 2021 The Ministry of Finance has clarified that the classification of Ghana as a low-income developing country in the International Monetary Fund’s (IMF) April 2021 Fiscal Monitoring document...

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COVID-19 levy not for accrued bills – Govt

March 22, 2021 The COVID-19 Health Levy contained in the 2021 Budget Statement and Economic Policy of the government has nothing to do with settling bills accrued from the provision of free water and...

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Join forces to rebuild economy – Ken Ofori-Atta

March 17, 2021 The Minister designate for Finance, Mr Ken Ofori-Atta, has described the 2021 Budget Statement as a rallying cry to Ghanaians to join forces with the government to salvage the economy from...

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Govt to use COVID-19 cash to set up Dev’t Bank

January 25, 2021 As the coronavirus pandemic continues to wreak havoc on the economy and put much pressure on the health system, with many calling for increased spending on health-related expenditure to...

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GH¢100bn package unveiled to revive economy

July 24, 2020 introduces unemployment insurance empower GCX, NAFCO to boost food security expand procurement of local goods and services Minister of Finance Ken Ofori Atta has announced an ambitious...

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Banks refuse syndicated loan for COCOBOD

June 19, 2020 Ghana Cocoa Board’s (COCOBOD) annual pre-export financing, will be raised by a club of banks as its traditional lenders; the European Bank, have declined to underwrite the risk amid the...

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Data consolidation ongoing to boost revenue generation – Fin. Minister

June 19, 2020 The Minister of Finance Ken Ofori-Atta has said that the country is to put in place systems to consolidate the data of state agencies in the bid to capture all tax payers – both...

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