Ghana signs $200M loan agreement with World Bank to aid vaccination programme

July 14, 2021 The Government of Ghana has signed an additional $200 million loan agreement with the World Bank to help the vaccination process. This is the second tranche of funds that government is...

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Ghana positioned for better growth after exit from money laundering list – Ofori-Atta

July 1, 2021 The removal of Ghana from the global list of high-risk money laundering and terrorist financing countries has positioned the country for a stronger recovery in the coming months. This is...

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SEC launches first Capital Market Master Plan

May 25, 2021 The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has launched its first Capital Market Master Plan (CMMP) to guide the development of a robust capital market in the country over the next 10...

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MSMEs to enjoy low interest rates with creation of Development Bank Ghana – Ofori-Atta

May 24, 2021 Finance Minister, Ken Ofori-Atta has assured that the establishment of the Development Bank Ghana (DBG) will see a reduction in interest rates for Ghanaian businesses. This comes barely a...

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IMF commends Ghana for effectively managing COVID-19 pandemic

May 19, 2021 The International Monetary Fund (IMF), says Ghana has effectively managed the COVID-19 pandemic. The commendation was contained in a statement after a team led by Carlo Sdralevich paid an...

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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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Parliament approves US$162.9 million Barclays Bank loan

January 12, 2021 Parliament has approved a US$162, 931,563.27 Barclays Bank PLC loan to finance the design, construction and furnishing of seven district hospitals and provide an integrated IT systems...

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Gov’t baits bond market investors with static policy rate

November 24, 2020 Fiscal rule to be suspended for three years The Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) of the central bank has, for the fourth consecutive time, maintained the policy rate, saying, any slight cut...

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World Bank approves US$250 million for establishment of Development Bank Ghana

November 2, 2020 The World Bank Board of Executive Directors on Thursday, October 29, 2020, approved US$250 million from the International Development Association (IDA) to support the establishment of the...

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Ken Ofori-Atta completes tenure as Chair of World Bank’s Development Committee

October 21, 2020 Ghana’s Finance Minister, Ken Ofori-Atta, has successfully completed his two-year tenure as the Chairman of the Development Committee of the World Bank and IMF, after chairing his 4th DC...

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