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  • Ghana is being heralded as the next big tourist destination. Here's why
  • Corruption, murder and how Ghana's football has ground to a halt
  • Ghana to miners:"Respect the land that provides the riches"
  • Time for Africa to reject half-baked mining deals - Ghana president
  • UN congratulates the people of Dagbon and Ghana

    Finance


  • Rabobank Foundation and HortiFresh sign financial agreement with ...
  • Ghana to miners:"Respect the land that provides the riches"
  • Successful decentralization requires prudent financial management ...
  • Bank of Ghana Ex-Deputy Says Finance Chief Asked Him to Go
  • Isaac Adongo accuses BoG Governor of deceiving investors with ...

    Celebrities


  • 5 Ghanaian celebrities who had babies in less than 9 months after ...
  • Ghana: Come For The Celebrities, Stay To Be A Part Of Something ...
  • 10 most loved celebrities in Ghana
  • 5 beautiful celebrities who are not 'full Ghanaians'
  • 4 Ghanaian celebrities that dropped out of University

    Culture


  • Ghana is being heralded as the next big tourist destination. Here's why
  • Maintain autonomy of National Commission on Culture - CNC ...
  • THE MENZGOLD MESS IS A SYMPTOM OF CULTURAL SICKNESS ...
  • Ghana has rolled out a legal plan to avoid piracy of its folklore
  • BLACK HISTORY MONTH 2019: 'Year of Return, Ghana 2019 ...

    Criminal


  • NAM1 is the smartest criminal in Ghana - Ibrah1
  • IGP tasks committee probing Ayawaso violence to explore criminal ...
  • Tiger Eye PI Is A Criminal Organization - Former GFA Boss Kwesi ...
  • 'Don't treat Ghanaian migrants as criminals' - Committee on Foreign ...
  • Crime Combat In Ghana Not The Responsibility Of The Police Force ...

    Religion


  • Ohanaeze Ndigbo: When Presidency is not about Ethnicity or Religion
  • Go Back to Go Forward
  • Cathedral, Hajj Board judgement and matters arising
  • Religion and culture needed to promote development
  • Religious excesses 'getting out of hand'; law-backed regulation ...

    Politics


  • Time for Africa to reject half-baked mining deals - Ghana president
  • Mining deals must be more beneficial for Africa, says Ghana president
  • Amir's message to Ghana President
  • President swears in 2 envoys
  • Ghana's President apologizes over “deaf and blind” metaphor
  • Dutch Vice PM, Agric Minister visits Ghana
  • Dutch Vice Prime Minister on a 3-day working visit to Ghana
  • Western region will be the petroleum hub in Ghana-Minister
  • Central African peace deal still not fully signed: minister
  • France recalls Italy envoy over 'unprecedented' criticism
  • Abe strikes dovish tone on Russia at islands rally
  • Pompeo to build US ties with Hungary's right-wing leaders
  • Dutch Vice PM, Agric Minister visits Ghana
  • Dutch Vice Prime Minister on a 3-day working visit to Ghana
  • Max Int'l outlines strategies to contribute to Ghana's economic growth
  • Ghana's economy growing faster than US economy - US News Host
  • US TV host Bianni Golodryga exposes Trump; says Ghana's ...
  • Exporter- outgrower financial product agreement signed
  • Akron-City delegation visits AMA, aimed at promoting business ...
  • Multimedia Group unveils programming to strengthen private sector
  • ASSI receives set of office equipment
  • Talks of a Lower CPI Target in Ghana Seen as a Little Premature
  • Akron-City delegation visits AMA, aimed at promoting business ...
  • StanChart Tip Bonds Market For Safer Investment
  • GHS calls for investment and attention on childhood development
  • Mining must make Africa prosperous – President
  • Ghana to receive US $70m investment in Bridge Power project
  • GIPC CEO confident of massive business growth in Ghana
  • Ghana Trade Fair Company Limited Announces Cooperation ...
  • Ghana – Assessing the 'One District, One Factory' policy
  • Ghana's Population Growth 'Alarming' - Don
  • Ghana's population is 30.2 million
  • China government builds 1000 boreholes for Ghana
  • China hands over 1000 boreholes to Ghana
  • Victims of FGM suffer life-long consequences — UN Women
  • Ghana: Information Communications and the Changing Educational ...
  • Council of State pledges support for National Population Council
  • Ghana's Population Hits 30.2 Million - Statistical Service
  • Nigerian women embrace family planning ahead of population boom
  • 1029 Chinese Boreholes Commissioned
  • Ghana Armed Forces
  • Ghana exports plantain to Burkina Faso, Togo and Benin
  • Ghana records 6.8 percent economic growth for 2018 Q1
  • Remittances to hit US$2.8 billion by 2020
  • Ghana's economy grows 6.8 percent in Q1 2018
  • Ghana's exports rise to $ 8.9 billion
  • Remittance income drives Africa's economic growth — Report
  • Ghana Budget 2019 made simple - what the country will face in the ...
  • NERA Africa's review of the 2019 budget statement
  • The banks did not fail - Ken Thompson
  • Akwa Ibom, Rivers federal allocations more than 50% of Ghana's ...
  • Parliament approves medical drone agreement
  • Drones for medical deliveries essential for Ghana – GHS
  • Fitch predicts 5.7% budget deficit
  • Deficit to be capped at 5% of GDP from 2019 - Bawumia
  • Ghana's debt hits 172.9 billion cedis
  • Ghana's debt to GDP ratio drops to 57.2%
  • Ghana's Debt Stock: Every Ghanaian currently owes GHc5,798 ...
  • Ghana's debt to hit 72.4% of GDP – Moody's
  • Ghana's debt rises to GH₵170bn; Over 208k private jobs created
  • Ghana's debt stock hits GH¢159.4 billion

    Ghana Leaders


    President


  • Time for Africa to reject half-baked mining deals - Ghana president
  • Is Yvonne Nelson aiming to be president of Ghana?
  • Amir's message to Ghana President

    Speaker of Parliament


  • Speaker refers Minority MPs' behaviour to Privileges Committee
  • Minority MPs hauled before Privileges Committee over "Bloody ...
  • Ghana's Speaker of Parliament Calls for More Women in Parliament

    Prime Minister


  • Dutch Vice PM, Agric Minister visits Ghana
  • Dutch Vice Prime Minister on a 3-day working visit to Ghana
  • Dutch Vice PM, Agric Minister In Ghana

    Deputy Prime Minister


  • Dutch Vice PM, Agric Minister visits Ghana
  • Dutch Vice Prime Minister on a 3-day working visit to Ghana
  • France says 'unacceptable' that Italy deputy PM met 'yellow vests'

    Minister of Economy


  • Koudija starts building animal feed plant in Ghana
  • Railways can transform Ghana's economy to first world status ...
  • Western region will be the petroleum hub in Ghana-Minister

    Minister of Agriculture


  • Koudija starts building animal feed plant in Ghana
  • Dutch Vice Prime Minister And Minister Of Agriculture, Nature And ...
  • Dutch Vice PM, Agric Minister visits Ghana

    Minister of Culture


  • Ghana: SEI to Deepen Entrepreneurship Culture in 5000 Tertiary ...
  • BLACK HISTORY MONTH 2019: 'Year of Return, Ghana 2019 ...
  • Ghana's Tourism Minister Catherine Afeku gets UN tourism ...

    Minister of Defense


  • US ready to waive sanctions on Venezuela officers backing Guaido
  • Pompeo to build US ties with Hungary's right-wing leaders
  • Bloodbath in Ghana inevitable if ... warns former National Security ...

    Minister of Education


  • Date for 2019 BECE changed
  • Ghana: Ministry of Education, Plan International Host National TVET ...
  • Ghana: Strengthen Efforts to Develop Comprehensive Sexuality ...

    Minister of Energy


  • Ghana's Energy Sector Is Back To Life - Energy Minister
  • Global and Africa Energy Experts Confirmed to speak at the 11th ...
  • Ghana to save $680 million annually after reviewing Power ...

    Minister of Finance


  • Citi Launches Global Depositary Note Capabilities on Ghanaian ...
  • Finance Ministry re-organized; gets two new directors
  • Bank of Ghana Ex-Deputy Says Finance Chief Asked Him to Go

    Minister of Foreign Affairs


  • Visa sanctions: US gov't action without justification - Foreign Affairs ...
  • US visa sanctions on Ghana unjustified - Foreign Affairs
  • Foreign Affairs Minister summoned over US visa restriction

    Minister of Internal Affairs


  • Is Tanzania moving towards totalitarianism?
  • US slams visa restrictions on Ghana
  • Ethiopian Israelis protest police violence after killing

    Minister of Justice


  • Court strikes out Amidu's name
  • Sierra Leone's anti-corruption inquiry taps Ghana, Nigeria expertise
  • Victims of by-election violence deserve justice –GBA wades in

    Minister of Health


  • 'Give attention to cancer care'
  • Ghana's ministry intensifies fight against female genital mutilation
  • Open Letter From Cures Africa To All Ministers Of Health Across Africa

    Minister of Infrastructure


  • Western region will be the petroleum hub in Ghana-Minister
  • Ghana's town planning system best for sky trains- Joe Ghartey
  • Gov't Committed To Infrastructure Development In The Educational ...

    Minister of Sports


  • 'AAGBE W)' DEMO demands sacking of IGP, National Security Minister
  • GHATUSA Games opens in Accra
  • Ghana: Minister Inspects Multipurpose Sports Centre At Axim

    Director of State Security Service


  • 'AAGBE W)' DEMO demands sacking of IGP, National Security Minister
  • Adam Bonaa's 21 Questions For National Security And Gov't
  • The sole interest of CODEO is to have a peaceful Ghana – CODEO ...

    Chairman National Bank


  • DIARY-Emerging Markets Economic Events to March 29
  • Ghana's peace being threatened under Akufo-Addo – Hassan Ayariga
  • Former BoG governor to sue NPP officer for blaming him over ...

    Permanent Representative to the UN


  • China firmly opposes mercenary activities in Africa, says Chinese ...
  • Russia supports Africa in ending mercenary activities
  • I Will Sell Ghana To The World---Head Of Information For Ghana's ...

    Presidents Chief of Staff


  • 10 powerful politicians in Ghana
  • Ghana's peace being threatened under Akufo-Addo – Hassan Ayariga
  • Wuogon Violence: IGP, Bryan Acheampong must resign – Nana Ato ...

    Chairman of Supreme Court


  • Ayawaso West Wuogon by-election violence...Emile Short chairs c ...
  • Cathedral, Hajj Board judgement and matters arising
  • Former EC Boss Charlotte Osei Shows Off Husband - PHOTO

    Opposition


  • Ghana Opposition Pulls Out of By-Election Over Attack on Nominee
  • Opposition parties join forces for the 'Aagbe Wo' demo (Photo)
  • Ghana: Opposition MPs snub bye-election winner

    Economic News and Data


    GDP

  • Rebased GDP luring Ghana into debt trap - Isaac Adongo
  • Public debt is now GH¢172.9 billion - Bank of Ghana announces
  • Ghana – Assessing the 'One District, One Factory' policy
  • Operational Update
  • Unpacking Africa's 2019 GDP Growth Prospects
  • Rebased GDP Luring Ghana Into Debt Trap
  • OccupyGhana voices concern over Ghana's fiscal responsibility act
  • FAO investigates reported outbreak of deadly Tilapia virus in Lake ...
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    Investment

  • Akron-City delegation visits AMA, aimed at promoting business ...
  • StanChart Tip Bonds Market For Safer Investment
  • GHS calls for investment and attention on childhood development
  • Mining must make Africa prosperous – President
  • Ghana to receive US $70m investment in Bridge Power project
  • GIPC CEO confident of massive business growth in Ghana
  • Ghana Trade Fair Company Limited Announces Cooperation ...
  • Ghana – Assessing the 'One District, One Factory' policy
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    Demographics

  • Ghana's Population Growth 'Alarming' - Don
  • Ghana's population is 30.2 million
  • China government builds 1000 boreholes for Ghana
  • China hands over 1000 boreholes to Ghana
  • Victims of FGM suffer life-long consequences — UN Women
  • Ghana: Information Communications and the Changing Educational ...
  • Council of State pledges support for National Population Council
  • Ghana's Population Hits 30.2 Million - Statistical Service
  • Nigerian women embrace family planning ahead of population boom
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    Export/Import

  • 1029 Chinese Boreholes Commissioned
  • Ghana Armed Forces
  • Ghana exports plantain to Burkina Faso, Togo and Benin
  • Ghana records 6.8 percent economic growth for 2018 Q1
  • Remittances to hit US$2.8 billion by 2020
  • Ghana's economy grows 6.8 percent in Q1 2018
  • Ghana's exports rise to $ 8.9 billion
  • Remittance income drives Africa's economic growth — Report
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    Public Spending

  • Ghana Budget 2019 made simple - what the country will face in the ...
  • NERA Africa's review of the 2019 budget statement
  • The banks did not fail - Ken Thompson
  • Akwa Ibom, Rivers federal allocations more than 50% of Ghana's ...
  • Parliament approves medical drone agreement
  • Drones for medical deliveries essential for Ghana – GHS
  • Fitch predicts 5.7% budget deficit
  • Deficit to be capped at 5% of GDP from 2019 - Bawumia
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    Public Debt

  • Ghana's debt hits 172.9 billion cedis
  • Ghana's debt to GDP ratio drops to 57.2%
  • Ghana's Debt Stock: Every Ghanaian currently owes GHc5,798 ...
  • Ghana's debt to hit 72.4% of GDP – Moody's
  • Ghana's debt rises to GH₵170bn; Over 208k private jobs created
  • Ghana's debt stock hits GH¢159.4 billion
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    Recent Econ Stats

    MomentCountryEventActualPreviousConsensusForecastpreviewpupdatedreviewrupdated
    2017-05-10GHInflation Rate YoY APR0.1312.8% 0.1260
  • Ghana inflation rate for April inches up to 13%
  • Key interest rate expected to reach 7,25%
  • Food inflation to drive inflation
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