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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Coronavirus: World Bank will continue to support Ghana until desired results are achieved – Country Director

July 13, 2021 • The World Bank has given Ghana another US$100 million to control the spread of the coronavirus pandemic • Mr Pierre Laporte said the World Bank will support the country until the...

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World Bank financing for COVID-19 vaccine rollout exceeds $4 billion

July 1, 2021 The World Bank announced today, June 30, 2021, that it is providing over $4 billion for the purchase and deployment of COVID-19 vaccines for 51 developing countries, half of which are in...

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World Bank justifies US$200m support for new dev’t bank

June 29, 2021 Country Director of the World Bank, Pierre Frank Laporte, has revealed that the Bretton Woods institution agreed to support establishing the new Development Bank Ghana (DBG) because...

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SIM re-registration to benefit remittances – Communications Minister.

June 17, 2021 The impending nationwide re-registration of subscriber identity module (SIM) cards will have a positive bearing on the inflow, distribution and usage of remittances in the country, the...

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World Bank approves $200m more for COVID-19

June 16, 2021 The World Bank has approved $200 million as additional funding for the Ghana COVID-19 Emergency Preparedness and Response Project (EPRP). The money will enable the government to procure...

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World Bank pledges more support to Ghana’s COVID-19 response, vaccines procurement

May 27, 2021 The World Bank has pledged its commitment to providing additional resources towards Ghana’s Covid-19 response including vaccine purchase. This follows the difficulties the country ia...

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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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World Bank: Africa needs $12 billion for vaccines to halt COVID-19 spread

April 6, 2021 According to an estimate based on a report by the World Bank and the International Monetary Fund, Africa will need about 12 billion US dollars to both procure and distribute sufficient...

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World Bank approves $100m facility for Ghana to strengthen social safety net programs

March 31, 2021 The World Bank has approved a $100 million facility to strengthen and expand the Ghana Productive Safety Net Project 2 (GPSNP 2). The project is expected to benefit over 1.6 million...

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