Government, as part of its flagship programme; One Village One Dam, would build 10 units of 300KW Biopower and 80 hectres of centre pivot irrigation dams in 10 selected villages within the Kpandai District. It would also construct a 300KW dairy farm biogas power plant and irrigation dam as well...
The Civil Society Platform on the International Monetary Fund (IMF) Programme has commended Government and the Executive Board of the IMF for extending the country’s Extended Credit Facility (ECF) arrangement with the Fund by a year. A statement signed by Mr Godson K. Aloryito, the Coordinator-Civil Society Platform in Accra...
The International Tribunal for the Law of the Sea is set to deliver its judgement in the dispute concerning the delimitation of the maritime boundary between Ghana and Cote D’Ivoire. The judgement, according to a statement from the court, will be delivered on Saturday, September 23, 2017 at 11 am.  Background Ghana...
The Minister of Agriculture, Dr Owusu Akoto Afriyie, has inaugurated a seven member board of the Ghana Cocoa Marketing Company (CMC) with a charge on them to help revive the fallen fortunes of the cocoa industry. Dr Afriyie, who administered the Oath of Office and Secrecy to the members, said...
Local Mining company at the center of the Nyinahin Bauxite brouhaha has said that government is only telling lies and contradicting itself to say the company’s three mining leases were invalid. Lands and natural resources minister , Peter Amewu in a letter to Exton Cubic explained that the company’s failure...
President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has assured that Ghanaians shall soon reap the benefits of more jobs and an expanding economy considering measures being undertaken by his government to stimulate enterprise activity and growth. ''Our preoccupation, over the last seven months, has been to put in place programmes and policies geared...
Minister of Food and Agriculture, Dr Owusu Afriyie Akoto has said that petroleum and gas Industry must focus more on generating money to be invested in other job-creating sectors such as agriculture. According to him, the future of Ghana’s oil and gas sector would be mainly automation, with limited employment...
Mr John Peter Amewu, the Minister of Lands and Natural Resources, will lead a seven-member Government delegation to Australia to explore business opportunities in the mining sector. A statement issued by the Public Relations Unit of the Ministry, said the delegation would take part in the 2017 Africa Down Under...
Minister of Transport, Mr Kweku Ofori Asiamah has stated that government will not kowtow to international pressure but would put in place policies and programmes that will ensure the realisation of the visions of Ghanaians. "We are committed to supporting the private sector to grow by ensuring that our people...
The President of Republic, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, on Thursday, 31st August, 2017, launched the Economic, Trade and Investment Bureau of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, an initiative aimed at positioning the Ministry as a strategic partner and player in the pursuit of government’s vision of a Ghana Beyond...