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Executive Board of IMF concludes on Ghana’s EFC Review

The Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) has completed the seventh and eight reviews under the Extended Credit Facility (ECF) supported arrangement...
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Ghana officially concludes IMF support program

Ghana has officially concluded its international Monetary Fund (IMF) supervised economic restoration program, a release received here on Thursday said. The Executive board of the...
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Ghana gets one-year extension on IMF support program

Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) has approved of a one-year extension of its Extended Credit Facility (ECF) support program for Ghana,...

IMF grants US$4.1m to Guinea-Bissau after economic review

On July 6, 2017, the Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) completed the third review of Guinea-Bissau’s economic performance under the program...

IMF concludes review in Chad, approves US$312.1m extension

On June 30, 2017, the Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) approved a three-year arrangement under the Extended Credit Facility (ECF) for...

President Mahama Presents Ghana’s Position As A Country

President John Dramani Mahama on January 5, delivered his last State of the Nation address. Full text: Your Excellency the Vice President, Right Honourable Speaker, Your Ladyship the...
Finance Minister Seth Terkper

Ghana: IMF review approval ignites debate

The country for close to three years has been facing a lot of challenges including high debt levels, depreciating currency, high inflation and power...
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IMF approves US$116 million for Ghana

With the approval on Wednesday, the IMF has approved the disbursement of some 116 million U.S. dollars to the West African nation. ...
IMF

Ghana government show commitment on IMF deal

The government of Ghana and International Monetary Fund (IMF) debt sustainability deal entered into has witnessed keen interest of the Ghana government to adhere...
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IMF give conditions ahead of Ghana’s third review approval

Team leader for Ghana's review team Joel Toujas-Bernate said although Ghana's performance had been broadly satisfactory to the IMF, with many above target performances,...
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Ghana advised to consider additional financial amalgamation

Addressing the media here on Wednesday after the conclusion of the third review mission to Ghana, Joël Toujas-Bernaté, leader of the team, said the...
Bank of Ghana

Ghana to choose options to BoG financing

The Bank of Ghana (BoG) used to finance government's budget deficit which rose to as high as 11.8 percent in 2012 but, after the...
IMF

IMF says confident in Ghana’s rebound in 2016

Joel Toujas-Bernate, the leader of the IMF country team for Ghana's Extended Credit Facility (ECF), made the comment on Wednesday while addressing Ghanaian...
Mona Quartey

Ghana Yet To Receive ECF Cash From IMF

The cash is yet to be released. The Deputy Minister averred that she was confident the money would increase investor confidence when it arrives and that...

Ghana not close to HIPC: Stanchart African head

Challenging as Ghana's economic difficulties are, the country is not near becoming HIPC all over again, Razia Khan, Managing Director, Head, Africa Macro Research,...

IMF Bailout: Ghana Expects 2nd Tranche In July

Ghana will be in a position to request the disbursement of the second tranche of bailout financing from the International Monetary Fund (IMF) after...
Former Finance Minister Professor Kwesi Botchwey is expected to lead Ghana's team to negotiate with the IMF.

IMF approves $918 million support program for Ghana

The Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) approved for Ghana on Friday, a three-year arrangement under the Extended Credit Facility (ECF) of...