Speaker: Executive Can’t Impose Ceiling on Judiciary, Parliament

The Speaker of Parliament, Mr Alban Kingsford Bagbin, Tuesday reacted again to the capping of the 2021 budget estimates of the House, saying “it’s not for the Executive to impose ceiling on the Judiciary...

Economy Will Bounce Back Stronger And Better – Kyei-Mensah-Bonsu

Majority Leader Osei Kyei-Mensah-Bonsu has said that the Akufo-Addo administration will ensure that the local economy becomes stronger and better after the effects of the coronavirus pandemic. He said the pandemic has created severe problems...

President keen to see Tema Oil Refinery revitalised- Energy Minister

The Minister for Energy, Dr, Matthew Opoku Prempeh, has declared that President Akufo-Addo is keen to see the Tema Oil Refinery (TOR) revitalised, create jobs and position itself as a market leader on the...

SONA 2021: Economy To Rebound Strongly As GDP Growth Nears 5% – Akufo-Addo

President Akufo-Addo says Ghana is expected to have a GDP growth rate of about 5 percent following a year affected by the COVID-19 pandemic. Speaking during his State of the Nation address, President Akufo-Addo said...

Veep Engages AfCFTA Towards Leveraging Digital Technology For Pan-African Payment System

Vice President Dr Mahamudu Bawumia has held talks with Mr Wamkele Keabetswe Mene, Secretary-General, African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA), at the Jubilee House, Accra. The meeting, among other things, deliberated on the unique opportunities...

GH¢50 Million Fund To Be Rolled Out For Tourism Sector Players- Dr. Mohammed Awal

Minister-designate for Tourism, Arts and Culture, Dr. Mohammed Ibrahim Awal has announced a GH¢50 million facility to fund entrepreneurs in the tourism sector, as part of the post-covid-19 economic recovery programme. Taking his turn at...

Real Sector Activities Improves In 3rd Quarter Of 2020-BOG

Latest data released by the Bank of Ghana indicate that some selected real sector pointers showed progress in economic activity during the third quarter of 2020 when compared with trends observed during the same...

COCOBOD To Select 50,000 Individuals For Cocoa Restoration – Mr. Aidoo

The Ghana Cocoa Board (COCOBOD) is enlisting 50,000 individuals to be occupied with a cross country cocoa restoration work out, Mr. Joseph Boahene Aidoo, the Chief Executive Officer said throughout the end of the...

January Inflation Rate At 9.9% – Ghana Statistical Service

The year-on-year inflation rate fell to 9.9 per cent in January 2021 compared to 10.4 per cent in December, 2020, the Ghana Statistical Service said on Wednesday. The rate is 0.5 percentage point lower than...

Ghana Receives €9.7M EU Grant To Improve Access To Power In W/Africa Sub-Region

The European Union (EU), through the French Development Agency, has approved a €9.7-million euro grant for the Ghana Grid Company (GRIDCo) to boost infrastructure works on the interconnection line between Ghana and Burkina Faso. A...