Gov't cautioned against spending outside its budget

Government has been cautioned against spending outside its budget as it prepares to present its financial statement for the year to Parliament in March.

BOG Interoperability contract brouhaha...Vals Intel CEO concedes misunderstanding the process

Vals Intel has conceded that it misunderstood portions of the bidding process as a result of which they might have lost the contract.

BoG to settle on GHC250 million as new minimum capital

The Central Bank is set to settle on GHC250 million as the new minimum capital requirement for commercial banks in Ghana.

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The e-payment evolution; the modern payment regime in Ghana

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IMF Mission in Ghana to engage new gov't on policies, programmes

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Posted: 21 days ago   Views: 11449
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Ailing Naira sinks on Black Market

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New Finance Minister committed to cleaning up public finances, debts

Finance Minister, Ken Ofori-Atta says he is committed to creating wealth and improving people’s lives by ensuring economic freedom as the mainstay of the economy.

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Ghana cannot blame IMF for economic challenges - Dr Joe Abbey

Renowned economist Dr Joe Abbey says the International Monetary Fund cannot be blamed for the current challenges faced by Ghana's economy.

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AfDB President advocates improved finance for Africa

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Groupe Ideal Boss says innovation key to the growth of the financial sector

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Third quarter GDP growth rises to 4% year-on-year

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