Finance Minister, Ken Ofori-Atta, has launched a spirited defence of the depreciation of the cedi in Parliament insisting the fall of value is not result of a stuttering economy.According to him, speculative behaviour of portfolio investors and market participants are the primary reasons for the free fall of the cedi against the major trading currencies. Finance … Continue reading Speculative Behaviours Cause of Cedi Depreciation – Ken Ofori-Atta
The Ghana Free Zones Authority (GFZA) has held a one-day capacity building workshop for members of the Parliamentary Press Corps (PPC) to enhance their knowledge on the functions of the Authority and help educate and promote the Free Zones to the Ghanaian public. Mr. Nsiah Asante of the Ghana Free Zones Authority The theme for … Continue reading Free Zones Authority Holds Training Workshop for Parliamentary Press Corps
Majority leader in Parliament has taken a swipe at the National Democratic Congress (NDC) for its criticisms of the New Patriotic Party (NPP) performance in government in respect to growth of Gross Domestic Product (GDP).The NDC Minority, he said, have no moral right to criticize the New Patriotic Party (NPP) government when the NDC is … Continue reading Majority leader: NDC Presided over Worst GDP Growth in 35 Years …2.2% in 2015
Minister for Transport, Hon. Kweku Ofori Asiamah, has stated that President Akufo Addo's Government recognizes the critical role played by the Transport sector in the transformation and industrialization of the economy as well as the 'Ghana Beyond Aid' Agenda.He stated these in his address at the National Stakeholders Consultative Workshop for the review of the … Continue reading TRANSPORT SECTOR PLAYS CRITICAL ROLE IN GHANA BEYOND AID – Transport Minister
Government has pledged to embark on massive infrastructural programme next year to position Ghana as transportation, energy and logistics hub in the West African sub-region. Finance Minister, Mr. Ken Ofori Atta who disclosed this indicated that the programme is intended to move goods, food items and people, create jobs and prosperity and ensure value for … Continue reading 2019 Budget: Gov’t Pledges Massive Infrastructure Programme
Ghanaians have been warned to brace for more stifling economic conditions as the Akufo-Addo led NPP government presents its 2019 economic policy for next year, which is set to take the country beyond hell.The Minority in Parliament, which gave the warning, noted that the two previous budgets of the government that were christened Asempa (good … Continue reading Minority: 2019 Budget Will Send Ghanaians Beyond Hell
On the 21st of March 2018, we released a teaser article entitled, “The worse of DKM, Capital Bank and UT Bank is yet to happen in Ghana. It would be more disastrous without Remedy and am certainly referring to the investment Banking Industry in Ghana” This was a wakeup call to the people of Ghana … Continue reading Danger looms – Ghana’s economy may crush, Ghanaians to Loose over GH¢ 37 Billion ($7.2 Billion).
The General Secretary for Union of Informal Workers Association, Deborah Freeman, has stated that market women in Ghana are facing lot of challenges at their various trading posts but have no one to support them. She stated this at a social dialogue and trade union management practice workshop organized for women in the informal economy … Continue reading MARKET WOMEN HAVE A LOT OF CHALLENGES – UNIWA General Secretary