Economy

Economy

Coconut Farmers Association of Ghana convenes for new constitution

The Coconut Farmers Association of Ghana (COFAG) has held a constitution and policy validation workshop in Accra to sensitise its members about its plans...

Ghana: March inflation rate remains unchanged at 10.3%

The year-on-year inflation rate for March 2021 was unchanged at 10.3 percent. The month-on-month inflation between February 2021 and March 2021 was 0.2 percent. Professor Samuel...

Namibia and Ghana sign trade bilateral agreement

Namibia and Ghana signed a general cooperation framework agreement on Thursday which aims to promote bilateral trade in line with strengthening trade relations between...

Côte d’Ivoire and Ghana unite on cocoa trade, creating ‘Chocpec’

Rare is the international business conference that can claim to have midwifed a new geopolitical strategy. But that is what happened when Côte d’Ivoire’s President...

Ghana recorded GH¢571.8bn in all MoMo transactions in 2020 – BoG

Over the years, Mrs Addo Awadzi noted, “electronic money (famously called mobile money) has emerged and grown exponentially not only in Ghana but in...

Ghana to spend GH¢2.1 billion on Ministry of Defence for 2021

Parliament on Thursday approved in Accra, the sum of GH¢2,102,103,946 for the Ministry of Defence for the 2021 financial year. The Finance Committee of Parliament,...

Exports Contract By 9.2%—Bank of Ghana reveals

The bank of Ghana has revealed that Ghana's total export contracted by 9.2 per cent year on-year to US$2.5 billion in the first two...

Ghana government set to license oil palm business

Regulating the cultivation, pricing and quality of palm oil was a crucial intervention to ensure the sustainability of the oil palm sector in Ghana. Hence,...

Only 30% of Ghana’s cocoa is processed locally – Stanbic Bank

Research conducted by the Stanbic Bank Research Team has revealed that out of Ghana’s estimated production of 812,000 tons of cocoa beans, only 30...

5,000 food insecure people in Ghana supported to recover from socio-economic effects of Coronavirus

The Coronavirus pandemic took a heavy toll on human lives and economic activity and eradicating poverty and hunger will be impossible without urgent and...