Monday, November 18, 2019

Protect Ghanaians’ deposits – Akufo-Addo to GDPC board

President Akufo-Addo has challenged the seven-member Board of the newly established Ghana Deposit Protection Corporation (GDPC) to do all within its power to protect the deposits of Ghanaians to avert the recurrence of the...

Kumasi Airport maintenance hub to create 400,000 jobs

The proposed Kumasi International airport will have an airplane maintenance hub that will serve airplanes from over 35 countries as well as create jobs for about 400,000 Ghanaians, the project leader has said. The hub...

Inflation for October goes up to 7.7%

The Consumer Price Index (CPI), which measures the change over time in the general price level of goods and services that households acquire for the purposes of consumption, in the month of October 2019...

Common platform project saves Ghana $1.1m monthly – Ursula

Government says it is saving more than 1 million dollars monthly under the Common Platform meant to monitor the activities of Telcos than previous contracts. Briefing journalists in Accra on Thursday on some gains made...

Ghana’s debt level ‘scary’ – IFS

A senior researcher at the Institute of Fiscal Studies (IFS) Dr. Saeed Boakye says Ghana's current debt level is "scary" According to him, the situation is worsened by the amount of money government spends on...

Debt: Ghana moving into “unsustainable territory” – IEA

Ghana is moving into an unsustainable territory in debt accumulation, a senior economist with the IEA Dr John Kwakye has warned. According to him, managers of the economy should begin to pull the brakes debt...

2020 budget: Economy has seen complete turnaround – Ofori-Atta 

Government says the Ghanaian economy has seen a complete turnaround in 32 months since the Akufo-Addo administration took over the running of the economy. Presenting the Financial Policy of the government for 2020 in Parliament...

Ofori-Atta to present 2020 budget today

Finance Minister Ken Ofori-Atta will today present the budget for the 2020 fiscal year before parliament. The Akufo-Addo will be seeking clearance to spend over GHC80 billion in te ensuing year. The budget is expected to...

Fund mgt.collapse: SEC announces CBG branches for validation, claims

The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has announced specific branches of CBG where customers of the 53 collapsed fund management firms could go for validation of their documents in order to receive their claims. The...

Ghana, Cote d’Ivoire cocoa partnership boosting farmers’ incomes – Akufo-Addo

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, has said the agreement between Cote d’Ivoire and Ghana manifesting itself in the joint cocoa production and marketing policy, is already paying dividends. According to President Akufo-Addo, a Living Income...