A renowned Ghanaian economist, Dr Mahamudu Bawumia has asked the government to account for the $1billion Eurobond it issued recently.
PHILIPS AVENT , a subsidiary of Philips Royal has drawn down the curtains of its month-long 30th anniversary celebrations with the awards of the winners of the maiden Baby of the Year Competition.
THE International Women’s Media Foundation (IWMF) has announced a $5 million grant from the Howard G. Buffett Foundation to expand its reporting initiatives in Africa’s Great Lakes region.
GHANA’S Parliament has passed a bill presented by the Finance Minister, Seth Terkper, that will see an imposition of 17.5 percent tax on petroleum products in the country.
THE Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund (IMF), Ms. Christine Lagarde today welcomed the announcement by nine countries to formally commit to higher standards of economic and financial statistical data by adhering to the institution’s Special Data Dissemination Standard (SDDS) Plus – the highest tier of the Fund’s Data Standards Initiatives.
GHANA’S insatiable quest for importing almost everything from China now knows no bound, such that academic gowns for the University of Ghana, Legon, are sourced from China.
THE immediate past Minister of Finance and Economic, Dr Kwabena Duffuor has injected dynamism into the fight against fiscal indiscipline in the country following the establishment of the Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFC).