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Ghana records 6.8 percent economic growth for 2018 Q1

Ghana's economy grew 6.8 percent year-on-year during the first quarter of 2018, compared with the 6.7 percent year-on-year growth rate recorded during the same...
President Buhari in plane

Presidency says Buhari is a success

There have been promises kept, promises broken and promises ignored as the Buhari led government enters the last year of its first term. The in-house...

Establish Stabilisation Mechanisms To Protect The Economy – ACEP

Mr. Benjamin Boakye, the Executive Director of ACEP has called for the passage of mineral revenue management law which would guide the disbursement...
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Ghana’s economy has improved- Dr. Bawumia

Vice President Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia has given a positive outlook of the economy as the government’s pragmatic economic policies and programmes begin to pay...
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Nigeria’s Buhari outlines his core objectives to UK leader

President Muhammadu Buhari Monday revealed that his administration is not bothered about politics, rather it is concerned about reviving the economy and how to...
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Ghana registered growth of 8.5 percent in 2017

Ghana’s economy grew provisionally by 8.5 percent in 2017 compared to 3.7 percent recorded in 2016, the Ghana Statistical Service said on Wednesday. Acting Government...
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Egypt’s State of Economy During Fattah al-Sisi’s Tenure?

Abdel Fattah al-Sisi was recently re-elected as President of Egypt. His victory at the election was quite predictable considering the support among the population....
Photo shows a ski run in a village in Fuxin city, northeast China’s Liaoning province. (Photo by People’s Daily Online)

Chinese Villages Prosper Under green Economy

Bidding farewell to mining industry and developing winter tourism under the national rural revitalization strategy, a village in northeast China has put on a...
China’s sharing economy is blossoming. China’s logistics companies have launched shared express boxes made from recyclable paper. (Photo: CFP)

China takes commanding lead in sharing economy

China is turning into a global pioneer and innovator of sharing economy. Sharing services, including bicycles, vehicles and “sleep capsules,” are now part of...

Rapid Population Growth Affecting Ghana’s Economy

Executive Director of the National Population Council (NPC), Dr. Leticia Adelaide Appiah, has called on government for pragmatic and concrete measures to help slow...
President Akufo-Addo welcomes President Macron

France, Ghana commit to eradicate terrorism and instability

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo and his French counterpart, Emmanuel Macron, have committed to collaborate more to eradicate the twin evils of terrorism and...

Ghana’s First Lady assure Chinese of safer investment in Ghana

The First Lady, Mrs. Rebecca Akufo-Addo has given the assurance that Chinese investments in Ghana will always be safe. Speaking at a conference to promote...

Stakeholders Meet To Unlock Business Potentials

Partnerships are akin to the fetus of future business networks that grow to form profitable and sustainable value chains, Mr Carlos Ahenkorah, Deputy Minister...

Finance Minister Moves Parliament To Approve Financial Policy

“Rt. Hon. Speaker, Honourable Members of Parliament, on the authority of the President of the Republic, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, I beg to move...
Chinese President Xi Jinping delivers a keynote speech at the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) CEO Summit in Da Nang, Vietnam on Friday.Photo: Xinhua

Xi reiterates pledge to open economy

Chinese President Xi Jinping on Friday called globalization an "irreversible historical trend" in his APEC keynote speech, reaffirming China's commitment to an open economy...

Refugees Advised To Refrain From Local Politics

Refugees in Ghana have been urged to desist from interfering in local politics as this could create problems for them. Mr Ambrose Dery, Minister of...
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Asante Akyem Rural Bank Profit Rise By 12.7 %

The Asante Akyem Rural Bank continues to make strong progress with all the growth indicators showing positive. Its profit before tax rose to GHȼ1.168 million,...
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Ghana government to transform economy with people centered initiatives

The government is poised to transform the economy of Ghana with new people centered initiatives. This is evident by the number of novelties initiated...
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Paperless Clearance Will Usher in Development

The implementation of the Ports’ Paperless Policy is to stabilise the economy to reduce the prices of goods and services in the country, Mr...
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China’s Urban Vitality Absorbed By Late-night Snacking

Thanks to the continuous blistering heatwave across many parts of China, the number of online and offline orders for late-night snacks in China’s major...
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Kennedy Agyapong Dares Dr Bawumia To Fix Ghana’s economy

Despite President Akufo-Addo’s complaint that his infant government is unduly been criticized as though it has been in power for more than five years,...

Government Applauded Over Drive to Grow Ghana’s Economy

The government has received thumps up for its drive to grow the economy through ambitious agricultural revolution and industrialization. The Methodist Bishop of Kumasi, the...

IFS takes on government on the economy for the half-year

An economic Think-tank group, The Institute of Fiscal Studies (IFS), has admonished the government to introduce additional policies that will enhance its revenue mobilization...
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Ghana Economy in Three Critical Areas; National Budget, Debt Management and Stability

I'm not interested in awarding marks for today's meet the press by the President and his team l will rather focus on the key...
Christine Lagarde

IMF grants US$16.3 to Central African Republic

On July 17, 2017, the Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) completed the second review under the Extended Credit Facility (ECF) arrangement...
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First ever African Land Commissioners meeting held in Accra

The first ever meeting of African Land Commissioners opened in Accra Monday with Ghana’s Lands and Natural Resources Minister, John-Peter Amewu, lamenting the extreme...

Andersen Global launches Andersen Tax in Africa

Andersen Tax makes its debut in Africa as the former Partners of WTS ADEBIYI & Associates, a tax firm based in Nigeria. The firm,...

CFTA negotiations progressing steadily – Director David Luke

Continental Free Trade Area (CFTA) negotiations are moving in the right direction and at the desired pace, with the first phase of the negotiations...

Ethiopia’s Industry Minister hopes to promote trade Ethiopia-India trade

A high-level delegation from Ethiopia, led by the honourable Mr. Bogale Feleke, State Minister, Ministry of Industry, arrived in India this morning for a...
Christine Lagarde

IMF grants US$6.2m to Burkina Faso

The Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) completed the seventh and final review of Burkina Faso’s program supported by the Extended Credit...

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