Figures released by the Bank of Ghana (BoG) yesterday have revealed that the government has, within three months, added GH¢12.1 billion to the country’s debt stock.
The World Bank and the Government of Ghana will release, on May 14, 2015, a report on urbanization in Ghana titled: Rising through Cities in Ghana .
Ghana’s government is to spend a whopping GH¢9.5 billion (about $2.5bn) this year, as interest payments on the huge loans it has contracted.
The 2015 edition of the Economic Report on Africa (ERA), “Industrialising through Trade”, has been launched by Dr. Ekow Spio-Garbrah, Minister of Trade and Industry, and Dr. Arkebe Oqubay, Minister and Advisor to the Prime Minister of Ethiopia, during the Conference of African Ministers of Finance and Economic Development in Addis Ababa.
The global partnership between RB and Save the Children launched a unique and ground-breaking programme to help eradicate child deaths from diarrhoea.
Buildings are getting taller and these buildings are being constructed at an increasingly rapid pace.
African leaders including Prime Minister of Ethiopia, Mr. Ato Haliemariam Dessalegn, HE Paul Kagame, President, Mr Carlos Lopes, Executive Secretary, UN Economic Commission for Africa (ECA), Dr Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma, Chairperson, AUC, and Mr El Moctar Djay, Minister of Finance, Mauritania, participated in the opening address of the Conference of Ministers 2015 in Addis Ababa.