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Analysis: Cedi appreciation could reduce cost of living

The Ghana cedi continuous to appreciate against the US dollar on the interbank market. Over the past five days the local currency has recorded...

Ghana stands to lose US$100m stashed in escrow account – ACEP warns

The Africa Centre for Energy Policy, ACEP, is worried Ghana could lose an amount of 100 million dollars which has been stashed in an...

Ghana earns $3b in revenue after four years of exporting crude oil

Ghana has earned 3 billion dollars from oil since the beginning of commercial production in April 2011. According to the Petroleum receipts report, this money...

Govt to quit short term debt market; Creates borrowing space for private businesses

The government has begun a gradual move away from borrowing in the short-term debt market to medium and longer dated instruments in a bid...

Ghana on track to reduce budget deficit — President Mahama

President John Dramani Mahama says Ghana is on track to record a budget deficit below its target this year, because of more disciplined government...

July inflation shoots up to 17.9 per cent

Announcing the July inflation figure at a news conference in Accra yesterday, Dr. Nyarko said the monthly change in the inflation rate for July...

Ghana’s economy needs growth above 8 pct to create jobs: president

Ghana's economy needs to expand by more than eight percent a year to create jobs for its growing population, its president said on Wednesday,...

Bank of Ghana announces new monetary policy measures

The Bank of Ghana has announced some new measures that will go a long way to better manage the amount of cedis in circulation. The...

MTN Mobile Money Month Launched

MTN launched its Mobile Money Month on Tuesday at the Makola market in Accra under the theme, ‘Mobile Money, driving financial inclusion in Ghana.’ Launching...

VRA turns down request by Tullow to increase gas supply from Jubilee Field

Joy Business has gathered that state power generator has turned down a request by Tullow to supply gas from Jubilee Field for the T2...

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