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Ghana has signed a Heads of Agreement with Equatorial Guinea for the supply of 150 million to 200 million standard cubic feet of gas per day of Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG), as part of the measures being put in place by the government of President Akufo-Addo to guarantee the...
The Ghana Tourism Authority (GTA) is implementing a one-stop shop to showcase the more than 2000 registered Ghanaian hotels and promote the country’s tourism sector on the world market. The project forms part of the modules of the National Tourism Single Window Destination being executed to deepen public access to...
Mr Yaw Osafo-Maafo, the Senior Minister, has invited the private sector to partner government to surge forward since the country is on it's way up. He said Ghana was in the early stages of an industrial transformation and private sector investment was a significant part of the plan. According to him,...
The President, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, will on Friday 25th August, 2017 at 1pm launch his government’s flagship policy popularly termed ”One District One Factory” at Ekumfi in the Central Region. The program will be the formal launch of the implementation of the One District One Factory policy in fulfillment...
Mr Henry Quartey, the Deputy Minister of Interior, has said plans have been developed to ensure the reinforcement of security at the country's entry points. This is in line with Government's decision to allow for around-the-clock opening of the borders- a major step towards realising the free movement of people,...
The government is working assiduously to reduce poverty and restore dignity to the citizenry through the 2017 budget and subsequent ones, the Minister of Finance, Mr Ken Ofori-Atta, has said. He said the key to achieving this agenda is to ensure exclusive growth by addressing the challenges of the sectors...
Vice President Dr Mahamudu Bawumia has said government would borrow responsibly to execute government projects to ensure fiscal discipline and debt sustainability so as to restore the confidence of investors in the national economy. To this end, he said government would amend the Public Financial Management Act to limit the...
Vice President Dr Mahamudu Bawumia on has said that, the trade and industrialisation programme of Government forms part of a Free Continental Trade Agreement agenda with the objective of creating a single market for goods and services. He said Ghana would soon enjoy the privileges under the Trade Agreement that...
Mr Alan Kwadwo Kyerematen, the Minister of Trade and Industry, has urged Ghanaians not to be hunted by the fear of failure but be inspired by the challenge of success to support government to achieve industrial and economic transformation. According to him, the industrial transformation agenda of the government would...
President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has said that his government aims at increasing the country's export volumes under AGOA to $500 million in 2020 to create hundreds of thousands of jobs, a target which is ambitious, but certainly achievable. According to him, his government is in the process of finalising...
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