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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World Bank grant: $1.2m goes to deprived schools – Education Minister

June 2, 2022 The Minister of Education, Dr Yaw Osei Adutwum, has said the $1.2 million World Bank grant for digital literacy will be channelled into resourcing deprived basic schools identified across...

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World Bank provides $200m to accelerate Ghana’s digital transformation agenda

May 4, 2022 The World Bank has approved $200 million to help the Government of Ghana increase access to broadband, enhance the efficiency and quality of selected digital public services, and strengthen...

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Ghana may not need the IMF if authorities take needed fiscal measures – Pierre Laporte

March 11, 2022 The World Bank Country Director for Ghana, Liberia, and Sierra Leone, Mr. Pierre Laporte, says Ghana stands to benefit from going to the International Monetary Fund (IMF) if the country...

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Ghana achieves considerable economic, social progress in 30 years – World Bank

February 23, 2022 The World Bank has commended Ghana for considerable progress in economic and social progress in the past 30 years, saying, it achieved middle-income status in 2011 because of strong,...

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World Bank has given us US$430m – Health Minister confirms

February 16, 2022 Minister for Health, Kwaku Agyemang-Manu, has confirmed that the World Bank has given the country up to US$430million in the fight against COVID-19. Addressing the media during a visit by...

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Weak manufacturing sector will affect gains in AfCFTA-– World Bank

February 16, 2022 A new report from the World Bank has revealed that Ghana will not be among the largest gainers from the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) due to its smaller manufacturing base...

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Greater, more diverse participation in global trade is key to achieving Africa’s economic transformation – World Bank

February 15, 2022 The World Bank is urging African countries to expand and diversify their participation in international trade and global value chains to reduce poverty on a large scale and transform their...

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eGhana project to help solve ‘no job’ menace – World Bank

February 11, 2022 World Bank Regional Vice President for Western and Central Africa, Ousmane Diagana, is optimistic that the eGhana project will address the unemployment challenge facing the country. The...

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Digitalisation, tool for national development — World Bank

November 25, 2021 The World Bank has identified the widespread adoption of digitalisation in all sectors of the Ghanaian economy as a tool to accelerate national development. According to a study by the...

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November 25, 2021 / Comments (0)