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...

Finance Ministry Releases GH¢1.2 Billion Part Payment To ECG, GWCL

The Ministry of Finance has released an amount of GH¢1.2 billion as part payment to the Electricity Company of Ghana (ECG) and the Ghana Water Company (GWCL) for the freebies they gave out last...

Commercial Flights To Ho Begins In Easter

The Ghana Airports Company Limited (GACL) has announced the launch of commercial flights to Ho during the Easter holidays. She made the announcement at a stakeholders meeting in Ho organised by the Ghana Tourism Authority...

Ministry Of Aviation To Engage BA On Flights To London

Government says it has engaged the British Airways (BA) authorities to rescind their decision on changes in the London- Accra- London flight to Gatwick Airport. A statement from the Ministry of Aviation on Tuesday said...

December Inflation Rate Rises To 10.4 Per cent-Stats Office

The year-on-year inflation rate rose to 10.4 per cent in December compared to 9.8 per cent the previous month, the Ghana Statistical Service said on Wednesday. The rate is 0.6 percentage point higher than the...

AFCFTA Officially Begins Trading; Potential To 1.3 Billion Africans In $3.4 Trillion Economic Bloc

African countries began officially trading under a new continent-wide free trade area on Friday, after months of delays caused by the global coronavirus pandemic. The African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) aims to bring together...