Sunday , September 20 2020

Economics Headline

Govt to use Pozzolana, local bricks for infrastructure projects to cut $1bn/year imports

The Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo government has said it will prioritise the use of Pozzolana cement as part of efforts to use more local content in developing the country’s infrastructure. According to the governing New Patriotic Party’s newly-launched 2020 manifesto, such local materials would be used more in the government’s “significant investments in …

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Ghana launches 2020 Chocolate Day

Ghana on Tuesday launched the 2020 National Chocolate Day celebrations with a call for patronage and usage of “Made in Ghana Chocolate”. Mrs Barbara Oteng Gyasi, the Minister of Tourism and Creative Arts, who launched the programme, encouraged the use of chocolate as a ‘Gift of Love’ to all during …

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Ghana launches 2018 PEFA report

Accra, Aug 10, GNA – Ghana over the weekend launched the 2018 edition of the Public Expenditure and Financial Accountability (PEFA) report in Accra. PEFA is a tool for assessing the status of Public Financial Management (PFM). The report, which is the fourth edition, establishes a baseline for PFM performance, …

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