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Government to implement Diasporan policy to improve investment drive

Government will roll-out a Diasporan engagement policy to give clear guidelines and direction towards engaging Ghanaians in the Diaspora to harness their resources and skills for economic development. The policy document, which is currently at the draft stage, would spell out the various strategies in engaging Ghanaians living in the …

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Ghana Stock Exchange sees strong performance in 2017

The Ghana Stock Exchange (GSE) says it expects much more improvement in secondary market activity in 2017, on the basis of the positive macro-economic environment. Mr Kofi Yamoah, Managing Director of the GSE, said the improvement in the macro-economic environment that had seen inflation and interest rates trending downwards and …

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Value of announced M&A with African involvement reaches $18b in first half 2017 – Thomson Reuters

The value of Mergers and Acquisitions (M&A) with sub-Sahara African involvement reached $18.1 billion in the first half of 2017, according to the quarterly investment banking analysis released by Thomson Reuters. According to the analysis, domestic and inter-sub-Saharan African M&A totaled $3.7 billion, up 38 per cent year-on-year. South Africa’s …

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Minority calls for MoU on $19b China deal in Parliament  

The Minority caucus in Parliament has challenged Vice President, Dr Mahamudu Bawumia and the New Patriotic Party to make available to Parliament details of the $19 billion MoU between Ghana and China. According to them, the recent Supreme Court ruling on the two Guantanamo Bay inmates makes it imperative for …

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GIPC undertakes 10-day investment promotion mission to US

The Ghana Investment Promotion Centre (GIPC) in collaboration with the American Chamber of Commerce -Ghana (AmCham Ghana) and the Ghana Embassy in Washington DC, has ended a 10-day investment promotion mission to the United States. The 35-member strong delegation, led by Mr Yofi Grant, CEO of the GIPC, attended the …

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FDI inflows to Ghana increases by 9% to $3.5b in 2016 – UNCTAD

Foreign direct investment (FDI) inflows to Ghana increased by 9 per cent to $3.5 billion in 2016, according to the World Investment Report 2017, published June 7, 2017 by the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD). In 2015, FDI inflows to Ghana declined 4.9 per cent, according to …

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Ghana to issue $2.5b energy bond

Ghana will soon issue a $2.5 billion energy bond to retire the country’s debt in the sector and to create space for increased investment in energy, the President has said. By the end of 2016 Ghana was saddled with a $2.4 billion energy debt. He noted that the government is …

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Ghana government urged to make capital investment a priority

Governments have in the past left Ghana’s capital investments in the hands of donors leading to numerous challenges in the health delivery system. “Leaving a nation’s capital investments in the hands of donors is a dangerous game any government could play, yet Ghana had taken such chances in the past …

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French dairy company, Danone invests $25m in Fan Milk Ghana – Report

The world’s largest yoghurt maker, French company, Danone has invested $25 million in Fan Milk Ghana, according to a report by the Financial Times. The report says the investment will enable Fan Milk’s operations in Ghana to meet the growing demand for yoghurt and other dairy products in the country. …

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GCB to inject GH¢1b into One-District, One-Factory project – MD

The GCB Bank has announced a partnership deal with government to inject one billion Ghana Cedis into the “One-District, One-Factory” project.    Mr Anselm Ray Sowah, the Managing Director, GCB Bank, said the Bank’s vision for businesses, which would operate under the initiative in any district, would be to form …

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