First IDA bond raises $1.5bn from investors around the world

The International Development Association (IDA) has raised $1.5 billion in bonds to address some of the most pressing development issues.

Oradian set to fast-track financial inclusion in Ghana

Oradian, a financial inclusion company, is set improve financial access to SMEs with an imminent commencement of its operations in Ghana.

Ghana’s High Commission in UK pledges support for Ghanaian businesses

Ghana’s High Commissioner to the UK and Ireland, Papa Owusu-Ankomah has held pledged his support to promoting businesses owned in the UK and Ireland by Ghanaians.

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Debt stock reaches ¢142.5bn ending December 2017

Government ended 2017 with a debt stock of ¢142.5 billion cedis, the latest Bank of Ghana summary of Economic and Financial Data showed.

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NIB marks 55 years of 'excellent banking'

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Gov’t gets GH¢1.57m in a 3-year bond sale; far more than targeted

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‘BoG intervention in uniBank timely’

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uniBank takeover: Gov’t contractors partly to blame - BoG

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IMF board meeting on Ghana postponed?

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Economic prospects look good; deficit to narrow in 2018 – Standard Bank Research

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WWBG gives health monitor to Tema General Hospital

Women’s World Banking Ghana (WWBG) has donated a patients’ health monitor to the Tema General Hospital.

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