Ghana Gas wins prestigious ‘Socrates Award’

Agric Ministry rakes in GH¢1.2bn from ‘planting for food and jobs’ in 2017

Government’s flagship programme ‘planting for food and jobs’ yielded harvest worth GH¢1.2 billion last year, according to the Ministry of Food and Agriculture.

World Bank cautions over issuing bonds

The 2018 African Pulse Report by the World Bank has cautioned African governments to reduce their high appetite for borrowing from the markets, especially internationally, as it argues this poses a significant risk to economies on the continent.

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We will not shield wrongdoers - Kuapa Kokoo warns 'cheats'

The Kuapa Kokoo Co-operative Cocoa Farmers & Marketing Union Limited and Kuapa Kokoo Limited have declared zero tolerance for fraudulent activities in all the areas they operate.

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The Executive Lounge: Expert urges technology, innovation in execution of building projects

Players in the architectural industry have been urged to take their businesses a step further by harnessing technology and innovation.

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GH¢2.6bn lost to import exemptions in 2017

Last year, import exemptions granted to foreign companies and other institutions rose by 15.5 per cent to GH¢2.6 billion.

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Economy to grow by 5.7% in 2018 – Renaissance Capital

Due to a slowdown in the oil and cocoa sectors, lower government spending and tight credit conditions, Ghana’s economy is expected to grow by 5.7percent, Renaissance Capital, an investment bank, has said.

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Ghana ‘making a lot progress’ with landmark high speed rails project– Dr Thomas Mensah

The Ghanaian inventor who has been pushing for the transformational speed rail system in Ghana says the government has bought into his idea.

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Oil price hits three-year high of nearly $70 a barrel

Drivers have been warned they face misery at petrol pumps this year after the oil price rose to a three-year high of almost $70 (£52) a barrel.

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Ghana’s GDP to drop despite 8.5% growth in 2017 – World Bank

The World Bank is predicting a drop in Ghana’s Gross Domestic Product (GDP) growth by end of 2018.

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GRA clears products without tax stamps from retail outlets

Officials of the Ghana Revenue Authority (GRA) stormed some retail outlets in Accra to remove all products that do not have the tax stamp from the shelves.

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AGI presses for access to funding, further reduction of utilities

The AGI says, even though the government has abolished some nuisance taxes for industry, reduced tariffs and utility cost, industries still struggle to produce at full capacity.

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Ghana is a haven of peace, stability – Akufo-Addo woos UK investors

The President has told UK investors that Ghana is the ideal place in the West African Region, and on the continent, to invest and conduct business.

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