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Mr Zhu Jing (first left) in a group photograph with dignitaries at the event

China suggests stronger cooperation to fighting illegal mining

Mr Zhu Jing, the Deputy Head of Mission, Embassy of China, has said it is important for Accra to collaborate with Beijing to present...
global energy

Energy experts to unlock energy & business opportunities across African continent

The Africa Energy Indaba is the continent’s premier energy conference and exhibition: bringing together leading African and global energy players to unlock energy and...
Global Energy

Report indicates that global energy targets are out of line

The world is not on track to meet the global energy targets for 2030 set as part of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), but...
CHRAJ

CHRAJ Holds 2017 Anti-Corruption Week

The Commission on Human Rights and Administrative Justice (CHRAJ) and its partners, will host its 2017 Anti-Corruption Week and National Anti-Corruption (NACAP) conference on...
Climate Change

COP23 Announce Ambitious Clean Energy Development

Various leaders and actors from a wide range of sectors attending the UN Conference of Parties (COP23) on Climate Change, on Friday announced a...
energy

World Electrification To Cost US$31 Billion Annually – IEA

International Energy Agency (IEA) revealed in a report on Thursday that providing universal access to electricity within 13 years would require an investment of...
energy

IEA says it would take $31billion per year to for electricity

International Energy Agency (IEA) revealed in a report on Thursday that providing universal access to electricity within 13 years would require an investment of...

Phanes Group Launches Solar Programme to Enhance Africa’s Energy Output

Phanes Group, an integrated end-to-end solar provider, has launched its first Solar Incubator programme, aimed at identifying PV projects of potential in sub-Saharan Africa...

Lower non-oil sector growth and high lending rates to hamstring Ghana’s economy in 2017

A leading think tank, Institute of Economic Affairs (IEA), expressed fears here on Thursday about Ghana’s ability to attain its growth rate targets...

G7 Industrialised Countries Make Commitment To Modern Energy In Africa

Energy Ministers from the G7 industrialised countries have reiterated their commitment to increase access to affordable, reliable, sustainable and modern energy in Africa. At the...

NDC And NPP Boycott IEA Debate

The Institute of Economic Affairs (IEA) may have attempted to put both President John Dramani Mahama and the flagbearer of the main opposition New...

Ghana to hold presidential debates in November ahead of polls

Jean Mensa, Executive Director of the Institute for Economic Affairs (IEA), organizers of the event, disclosed this to an Accra-based radio station Friday. ...
IEA

IEA launch campaign to lobby for debate questions

The Institute said the new crusade on its agenda would enhance citizens ownership of the electoral process, and encourage them to send in questions...

MP’s must be punished whenever funds go missing

He observed that such punitive action would boost decentralisation as an effective means to address the challenge of “winner-takes-all” notion, which has taken a...

Atsu Ayee blames corruption on leadership and democracy failures

"The presence of corruption is a failure of leadership and democracy," he said, and questioned why Ghana has passed so many anti-graft laws and...

IEA Ghana fails integrity test

Samuel Dowuona writes: Xexe, for those who are seeking to know why the name of Alabaster Box Gh was mentioned on national TV at the Institute of...
NDC

Is the NDC following a path of Communist Dictatorship, Mr. Anyidoho?

We have always known that the National Democratic Congress (NDC) was a fascist dictatorship, but we were not quite sure that it was an...
Nana Akufo-Addo and President John Mahama

Controversy Around Mahama, Akufo-Addo IEA Debate Part II

ANDREW LANG “Politicians use statistics in the same way that a drunk uses lamp-posts—for support rather than illumination.” We continue from Part 1: Not even does Paa...
The research expects Nana Akufo-Addo (L) to beat John Mahama (R)

Controversy Around Mahama, Akufo-Addo IEA Debate Part I

On the Online Sociology Degree website, it is clearly stated in “How Politicians Misuse Statistics”: “There are three kinds of lies: Lies, damned lies and...
IEA

Let IEA Cry Their Own Cry – Koku Anyidoho

The Deputy General Secretary of the ruling National Democratic Congress (NDC) Koku Anyidoho has asked the Institute of Economic Affairs (IEA) to cry their...

IEA Seriously Encouraging Apartheidism in Ghana

The Institute of Economic Affairs (IEA), which is a long standing Public Policy Institute, has announced its intention to organize three Presidential debates in...

Minister Urges IEA To Cancel Planned Presidential Debate

He has therefore asked the IEA to reverse the decision. He said the exclusion of some political parties in the debates denies such parties from...
IEA

IEA Must Include All Candidates In Ghana’s 2016 Presidential Debate

I commend the Institute of Economic Affairs (IEA) for initiating the conduct of Presidential debates running up to general elections every (four) years in...
oil

IEA records low oil rates

Oil supply will continue to exceed demand in 2016 by 1.1 million barrels per day, following massive surplus margins of 2 million barrels per...
Jean Mensa - IEA Ex. Director

Ghana Voter Register Still Needs More Work – IEA Boss

Jean Mensa believed there are lots of things to be done to ensure a peaceful and successful elections and that the voter register still needs...

E-Commerce is a way of cutting down unemployment

In Ghana , the situation isn’t much different. Many persons graduate from various levels of education with the expectation that they are going to...

IEA-GPPP urge Electoral Commission to be proactive

They tasked the EC to publish a clear timetable of activities of the 2016 elections, which should include plans for implementation of the recommendations...
Law

Implement laws to ensure accountability, transparency – IEA

The Institute said Ghana had achieved the 5-year milestone as an oil exporter and despite the current low crude oil prices, petroleum resources would...

IEA tasks Government to enhance contract transparency

He said government should be opened and transparent in the awarding of contracts and licenses in the sector, with a more public disclosure of...
IEA

What did the Institute of Economic Affairs seek to achieve?

Folks, the dust being raised by the NPP’s Akufo-Addo and his backers in pro-NPP segments of the Ghanaian citizenry is still high in the...