Gov’t may not scrap Energy Levies - Ofori-Atta hints

The controversial Energy Sector Levies may not be scrapped, as Finance Minister, Ken Ofori-Atta, has given indication they are needed to “extinguish” the web of debt in the sector, which also threatens the survival of the banking sector.Former Deputy Energy Minister, ... — Read More

We’ll overcome deficit setback – Ofori-Atta

Finance Minister, Ken Ofori-Atta, has said the country will emerge stronger from its economic malaise, as the new government works to restore fiscal discipline and policy credibility.The Minister told journalists last Friday that although his government inherited a budget deficit of ... — Read More

Investors keen on rail sector

Investors are queuing to partner government in the rehabilitation and expansion of the country’s rail network from the south to Paga in the Upper East Region, following a bold attempt by the Akufo-Addo-led administration to transform the sector.Joe Ghartey, Railway Development ... — Read More

Ghana will not seek IMF bailout extension – Ken Ofori-Atta

The Minister of Finance Ken Ofori-Atta has dispelled any idea that the Akufo-Addo government may extend Ghana’s bailout programme with the International Monetary Fund.According to the Finance Minister, the government was rather committed to finishing the programme next year April strong, ... — Read More

Outstanding CEOs, corporate executives nominated for awards

Some outstanding entrepreneurs and corporate chief executives have been nominated to receive honours at the 7th Ghana Entrepreneur and Corporate Executive Awards (GECEA 2017).A statement signed by the Founder and President of Entrepreneurs Foundation of Ghana (EFG), Sam Ato Gaisie, said ... — Read More

Use media to promote SMEs – IFEJ boss

The President of the Institute of Financial and Economic Journalists (IFEJ), Llyod Evans, has urged the media to use its platform to promote Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) as they do for multinational companies.Speaking at the 3rd IFEJ Flamingo Awards for ... — Read More

Investment banker Yoofi Grant appointed CEO of GIPC

His Excellency the President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has appointed, Investment banker Yoofi Grant as the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the Ghana Investment Promotion Centre (GIPC).He is expected to work in acting capacity of Ghan's investment promotion centre until a new board ... — Read More

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