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Gov’t applauds CONIWAS for Reforming Ghana’s WASH sector

Government of Ghana says it will work closely with Non-governmental Organisations in Water and Sanitation (CONIWAS) to help address issues hampering the WASH sector...

Ghana Records 137.38% Mobile Voice Penetration

The Minister for Communications, Ursula Owusu-Ekuful (MP), and 'Development Queen' of Akyem Asuom, has indicated Ghana's full commitment to the common vision of an...

Cyber Security Month Celebration In Perspective

As part of Government of Ghana's initiative to maintain the security of Ghana’s critical infrastructure, internet services and the entire digital ecosystem, Vice President,...

Government’s fiscal consolidation agenda on track – Standard Bank

Economic and research analysts at Standard Bank, parent company of Stanbic Bank Ghana, have stated that despite the recent downturn of the Ghana Cedi,...

UNIDO: Re-affirms its continuous support to Enterprises in Ghana

The United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) with support from Swiss Government through the State Secretariat for Economic Affairs (SECO) and Government of Ghana...

German Investors To Test Opportunities In Ghana

The Government of Ghana in partnership with the International Finance Corporation, a member of the World Bank Group, will co-host a G20 Compact with...
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World Bank supports Gov’t of Ghana with $30m

The World Bank has approved a $30 million International Development Association (IDA) credit to support the Government of Ghana strengthen its financial sector stability. “This...

Invest In Irrigation Systems To Boost Agriculture – Scientist Urged Farmers

Director of the Biotechnology and Nuclear Agriculture Research Institute, Prof. Kenneth Ellis Danso, has advocated on increased investment in small scale irrigation systems which...
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Ghana to embark on massive local cocoa processing campaign

The government of Ghana and its partners are putting in place measures to increase domestic processing of cocoa beans up to 50 percent of...

Ghana’s Offshore Field Begins Commercial Gas Production

The government of Ghana and its partners announced here on Wednesday the start of commercial gas production on the Sankofa field Offshore Cape Three...
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Ghana penalizes mining giants Newmont Gold, contractors over fatal accident

The government of Ghana has slapped penalties of various degrees on Newmont Ghana Gold and its contractors for infringing laid down procedures in the...
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Ghana says prepared to manage Fall Armyworms invasion

Government of Ghana has put in place far reaching measures to manage any incidence of Fall Army Worm invasion which had cost the country...
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Private investor supports Ghana to restore 100,000 hectares of degraded forest

Forest plantation management company, Form International, through its local subsidiary, Form Ghana is teaming up with government of Ghana to restore 100,000 hectares or...
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Stakeholders present opportunities in SDGs

The Civil Society Organisation (CSO) Platform on the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) in collaboration with Deloitte, under the auspices of the Office of the...

Construction companies advised to utilize Ghana-Japan Infrastructure Dialogue

Government has urged Ghanaian construction companies to take advantage of the ongoing Ghana-Japan Infrastructure Dialogue, to learn Japan’s cutting-edge technologies and methodologies in construction...
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Cryptocurrencies (Bitcoin); a case study for government of Ghana

A Bitcoin entrepreneur has urged the Government of Ghana to consider using crypto currencies to shore up the economic fortunes of the country. Enoch Ehurong...

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...

CastleGate Estate Seals Purchase Agreement Deal

CastleGate Estate Limited, an indigenous privately owned real estate company, has signed a sale and purchase agreement with IDES Limited for one hundred and...
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Minority Criticisms On Energy-Sector Bond Mischief

The Ministry of Finance says the Minority Caucus in Parliament’s criticisms of the Energy-sector Bond, issued by the ESLA PLC, smacks of “intellectual dishonesty”...

First Deputy Speaker Barred From Entering Parliament

To their consternation, Mr Joseph Osei –Owusu, First Deputy Speaker and the MP for Bekwai and other members of the House were on Tuesday...

UNHCR To Mark IBelong Campaign To End Statelessness

The United Nations High Commission for Refugee (UNHCR) will this week mark the third anniversary of the ‘#IBelong’ Campaign to End Statelessness. A statement issued...

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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Application Of ECG Workers Dismissed

An Accra High Court on Tuesday dismissed an application for interlocutory injunction by 1,001 workers of the Electricity Company of Ghana (ECG), challenging moves...
Photo taken on Nov. 26, 2015 shows a truck loaded with sacks of agricultural produce along the muddy Sironko-Mbale road at Bugusege trading centre, eastern Uganda. As a country where over 80% of the population relies on agriculture, the Uganda government is prioritizing growth of infrastructure to economically viable areas to ease access to the markets. (Xinhua/Daniel Edyegu)

Ghana considers an agric Marshall Plan – Bawumia

Government of Ghana is considering developing a Marshall Plan for the country’s agriculture sector, Vice President, Mahamudu Bawumia disclosed here on Tuesday. In his keynote...

ITLOS Ruling Does Not Affect TEN OIL Field

Tullow Oil plc (Tullow) has expressed its commitment to continue to work with the Government of Ghana to put in place the necessary permits...

Ghana seeks more private sector participation in its state-owned enterprises

The Government of Ghana seeks to open up more of its public sector to private participation, Vice President Mahamudu Bawumia said on Tuesday. The decision,...
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Government of Ghana raises GH¢705.15 million in a three-year domestic bond

Government of Ghana raised successfully 705.15 million Ghana cedis or 163.60 million US Dollars (4.31 Ghana cedis = 1 US Dollar) in a...

Ghana announces measures to improve domestic resource mobilization

The Government of Ghana will implement a number of measures aimed at increasing domestic resources to finance national developmental efforts, Deputy Minister for Finance...
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Security features on Ghanaian visas below international standards – Palmdeti

The visas issued by the government of Ghana and its missions abroad lack security features that meet international standards, Head of Public Affairs at...
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Second Payment Of LEAP Ends In Bolgatanga Municipality

The forty seventh payment cycle cash grant and the second payment in 2017 to beneficiaries under the Livelihood Empowerment Against Poverty (LEAP) programme in...

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