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Bank of Ghana

Ghana public debt stock jumps 3.3 percent by July – Central bank

The stock of Ghana’s public debt increased 3.3 percent to 159.4 billion Ghana cedis or 33.9 billion US Dollars by end of July, compared...
cocoa

Ghana secures US$1.3 billion to purchase next season’s cocoa

Ghana secured a financing facility of 1.3 billion US dollars from a group of international banks for buying of cocoa beans in the coming...
open-defecation

Ghana media declare war on Open Defecation

A group of leading media houses seeking to push for an end to open defecation in Ghana launched their campaign here on Wednesday. The Media...

Ghana opens annual industry fair

The Annual Industrial Fair and Exhibitions organized by the Association of Ghana Industries (AGI) opened here on Tuesday with Vice President Mahamudu Bawumia pledging...
Standard and Poor(S&P)

Fiscal and monetary discipline led to S&P upgrading of Ghana possible – Finance ministry

The Ministry of Finance asserted here on Monday that strong efforts at monetary policy and fiscal management were responsible for the upgrading of Ghana...
video

Rich Ghanaian culture takes center stage on second day of Kofi Annan’s funeral

There was a rare opportunity for Ghanaians and members of the international community present to catch a glimpse of unadulterated Ghanaian culture on display...
Cocoa has been the main cash crop for ghana.

Ghana-Cote d’Ivoire collaboration is turning-point for world cocoa pricing – expert

An agricultural expert hailed here on Friday the decision by Ghana and western neighbors La Cote d’Ivoire to collaborate on various issues relating to...

Ghana spending on WASH sector declines to 0.5 percent – report

Budgetary allocation by government of Ghana to the Water Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH) sector fell from 2.0 percent in 2014 to 0.5 percent in...
birth

Maternal mortality improves in Ghana, but country still far from target – report

Out of 100,000 pregnant women who gave birth (live births) in Ghana between 2011 and last year, 310 died over the period, results of...
agricultural productivity

FAO targets agriculture to arrest Africa’s threatening youth unemployment

Agriculture provides the key to rolling back the lingering youth unemployment and poverty in Africa, an official of the United Nations’ (UN) Food and...
Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo

Ghana-China relations to fly higher on president Akufo-Addo’s – Dorcas Richter

The approaching visit by President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo of Ghana to China next month is expected to help deepen the already warm relations...

Ghana outlines roadmap to lift ban on small-scale mining

Early next month government of Ghana would start vetting concessions granted small-scale miners in the country, Minister for Environment, Science and Technology Innovation Kwabena...
deforestation-

Ghana needs paradigm-shift in forest management – expert

A campaigner and Forest Advocate has called on Ghana to have a paradigm-shift in its forest management in order to have sustainable use of...
Bawumia

Ghana announces measures to provide decent housing for security services

Government of Ghana has put in place measures to provide modern and befitting housing units for the country’s security services, Vice-President Mahamudu Bawumia disclosed...
Ken Ofori-Atta, Minister of Finance

November to mark defining moment in Ghana’s economy – Ofori-Atta

Coming November will be the defining moment in the future of Ghana’s economy, Minister for Finance, Kenneth Ofori-Atta hinted here on Tuesday. Addressing the media...
farmers

Petroleum fund investment benefits Ghanaian peasant farmers – report

As Ghana intends to reinvest its earnings from petroleum exports into other parts of the economy a report issued here late Tuesday revealed that...
aboakyirfestival

Ghana announces annual four-month Close Season for hunting

Ghana has announced a four-month Close Season for hunting across the country, a statement seen here on Thursday said. The ban which commenced on Wednesday,...
Ghana’s investment market

Slower economic activity and profit taking drives down Ghana Stock Exchange index 4.69pp...

The Ghana Stock Exchange (GSE) Composite Index which measures the performance of the stock exchange fell 4.69 percentage points to 11.62 percent half year...
Illicit financial outflows

African countries lethargic to information on illicit financial outflow – Monica Bhatia

Although there is information on illicit financial outflows across the world, Africa seems lethargic in accessing such information to beef up tax compliance and...
capital markets

Ghana industry inflation for June jumps to 7.7 percent

Industry inflation for Ghana inched up 0.6 percentage points to push all industry rate up to 7.7 percent during the month of June, relative...

Ghanaian fisher lament plastic waste interference with their livelihood

Increasing plastic pollution in Ghana’s oceans remains one of the biggest headaches for fishers in the country. Isaac Quaye, an artisanal fisherman at Chorkor, a...
solar aviation lights

Investor sees Africa’s aviation sector growth exceeding global average

An aviation sector investor told CNC TV here on Monday there was great potential for Africa’s aviation sector growth to exceed global average in...
Bank of Ghana

Bank of Ghana pegs benchmark policy rate at 17%

The Bank of Ghana announced on Monday its decision to hold the benchmark policy rate at 17 percent. This decision comes in the wake of...
Ghana’s investment market

Projected 2019 global economic slow-down to cripple African commodity exporters – Analyst

An analyst has cautioned African commodity exporting countries to prepare for effects of a possible global economic melt-down next year. In a conversation with Xinhua...
Vice President Alhaji Dr Mahamudu Bawumia speaking at the event

Ghana VP Bawumia appointed to board of UN Global Partnership for Sustainable Development Data

Ghana’s Vice-President Mahamudu Bawumia has been appointed to the Board of the Global Partnership for Sustainable Development Data, a release received here Monday said. Bawumia...
Consumer Confidence

Ghana’s economy still susceptible to shocks – experts

As Ghana prepares to wind up its thee year Extended Credit Facility fiscal support program with the International Monetary Fund (IMF), experts have been...
Atewa Forest

Ghana risks losing forest cover by 2040 – World Bank official

If the trend of forest cover loss continued unchecked, Ghana risked losing its total forest cover by 2040 Mafalda Duarte Head of Climate Investment...
President Akufo-Addo interacting with President Paul Kagame

Africa has all it takes to transform continent’s economy – Akufo-Addo and Kagame conclude

Africa’s inability to transform its economy is not due to lack of the resources it needed to pursue a successful economic transformation agenda, President...
Gold bars

About US$6.0 Billion worth of Ghana’s gold export unaccounted for

Gold export from Ghana worth six billion US Dollars between 2013 and 2016 were unaccounted for due to the porosity in Ghana’s tax administration,...
importers

Ghanaian import traders decry killer tariffs and exchange rate depreciation of local currency

Import traders in Ghana have listed high tariffs and exchange rate depreciation of the local currency (Cedi) as the major threats their businesses were...

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