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Accra,Ghana
Thursday, January 18, 2018
Ghana’s economy increased from 3.7% in 2016 to an estimated 7.9% in 2017, Vice President, Dr Mahamudu Bawumia, has stated. According to the Vice President, this is the best annual real GDP growth for the first year of any new government since 1992. Speaking at the opening of the...
Vice President Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia, is highly optimistic Ghanaians will feel real transformation in their lives from this year as the government rolls out a number of programmes to boost the economy. Opening the 69th edition of the Annual New Year School at the University of Ghana on Monday,...
The President of the Millennium Excellence Foundation, organisers of the 2017 Ghana Expatriates Business Awards, Ashim Morton has strenuously denied claims that expatriate business moguls were charged $100.000.00 to sit close to President Akufo-Addo at the event. He, however, noted that two companies paid ex-gratia to support the organisation...
The Government under President Akufo-Addo in 2017 chalked an historic feat in the macroeconomic sector by achieving its Fiscal Deficit Target. This is the first since 2006. A visibly elated Dr. Alhaji Mahamudu Bawumia said the achievement was historic, expressing gratitude to government appointees for their diligence. The Government...
The Chairman of the Millennium Excellence Foundation, Victor Gbeho has reiterated his denial that expatriate business moguls paid  a whopping $100.000.00 to sit close to President Akufo-Addo at the Ghana Expatriates Business Awards last year. “…We did not coerce or levy any person or institution to come out with...
The Republic of Ghana and the State of Kuwait have signed a seven article memorandum of understanding on conducting bilateral consultations between the two countries for the mutual benefit of the two countries. The MOU was signed on the 14th of January 2018 in the capital of the State...
President Akufo-Addo has stated that the new paradigm of economic development which his administration is vigorously pursuing will improve the business climate in Ghana. According to the President, it is common knowledge that in recent years industry has not done well, as growth rate in industry slumped to -0.5%...
Nii Amankra Kwashie Tetteh is the new Managing Director of Bayport Ghana, the Board of Directors has announced. His appointment was approved by Bank of Ghana on December 11, 2017. Nii Tetteh also joins the Company’s board of Directors. “I am confident Nii will lead us to more successes...
The Trade and Industry Minister, Alan Kyerematen, has slammed the ongoing sitting by the five-member parliamentary committee probing what is now known to be the ‘Cash-for-Seat’ saga as regrettable. “It is regrettable to be spending executive time to be discussing this,” declared Mr. Kyerematen in his response to a...
The Trade and Industry Minister, Alan Kyerematen, has described as “thorough” the presidency’s investigation into what has become to be known as the ‘Cash-for-seats’ saga. The Trade Ministry last year received a barrage of criticism from the Minority in Parliament for allegedly extorting as much as $100.000.00 from expatriates...