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Government will partner mining industry for economic transformation-Minister

Mr Kwaku Asomah-Cheremeh, the Minister for Lands and Natural Resources, has reiterated the commitment of the government to partner the mining industry to stimulate...
John Dramani Mahama

COVID-19 calls for economic transformation in Africa – Mahama

Former Ghanaian President John Dramani Mahama on Saturday said the outbreak of COVID-19 pandemic is a wake-up call for Africa's economic transformation. ...
UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)

China’s economic transformation offers key lessons for Africa

China's economic transformation and its success in poverty alleviation offers valuable lessons for Africa as it tries to attain Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), a...
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Ghana ranks 91st globally, 10th in Africa on economic openness – L.I Report

A new report on economic openness in Ghana by the Legatum Institute, was launched at an event with the African Center for Economic Transformation...

Government to prioritise digitization for economic transformation

Mr Ken Ofori-Atta, the Minister of Finance, on Wednesday said one of government’s cardinal principles is to prioritise digitization to ensure economic transformation and...

“Coup plot” : “It takes a bullet to assassinate a president not sophisticated weapons”...

The Deputy Minister for Information, Pius Enam Hadzide has lashed out at critics of the arrest of three alleged coup plotters, saying it just...

Unemployment situation in Ghana a security threat

Mr Kwaku Kwarteng, the Deputy Minister of Finance, says the broad agenda for 2018 and the medium term is to create jobs leading to...

Kwaebibirem Rural Bank shows strong performance

The Kwaebibirem Rural Bank showed strong performance, last year, posting profit before tax of GHȼ251,542.00 on its operations. Mr. Carlos Ahenkorah, the Board Chairman, said...

Local Government asked to resolve MMDAs boundary disputes

The Advertising Association of Ghana (AAG) has called on the Ministry of Local Government and Rural Development (MLGRD) to resolve boundary disputes among the...
President Akufo-Addo Promise

Gov’t To Introduce Akufo-Addo Programme for Economic Transformation

Government will introduce the Akufo-Addo Programme for Economic Transformation (AAPET) to accelerate investments in Agriculture, Strategic Infrastructure and Industrialisation. The AAPET according to Mr Ken...
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China economic revolution goes into a new chapter

China’s economic transformation has entered a “quality improvement” phase following a period of slower growth, a Chinese economist told the People’s Daily in a...
Photo taken on Nov. 26, 2015 shows a truck loaded with sacks of agricultural produce along the muddy Sironko-Mbale road at Bugusege trading centre, eastern Uganda. As a country where over 80% of the population relies on agriculture, the Uganda government is prioritizing growth of infrastructure to economically viable areas to ease access to the markets. (Xinhua/Daniel Edyegu)

Agriculture Seen As Catalyst For Economic Transformation

The African Centre for Economic Transformation (ACET) said Africa’s agricultural sector can drive economic transformation on the continent if the challenges in the sector...

Think Thank Says Ghana’s New Oilfield Will Boost Economic Makeover

In a statement signed by its Executive Director, Mohammed Amin Adam, over the weekend, the center said revenue emanating from the field would benefit...

2016 Economic Ideas Festival To Be Held In Lagos

Being the second time the program is being organized, Economic Ideas Festival is helping to build the next generation of innovative thinkers to fulfill...
President Jacob Zuma

Zuma says S. Africa’s economy must run devoid of racial lines

He was speaking at a rally in Giyani, Limpopo Province, marking the Freedom Day, which falls on April 27 in memory of the first...
Ellen Johnson Sirleaf

AfDB Lauded For Supporting Liberia’s Economic Transformation

The Liberian leader made the remarks in Monrovia, the country's capital city when she met with visiting AfDB president Akinwumi Adesina Friday, according to...

Rwanda To Host Inaugural African Transformation Forum

It is jointly organized by the African Center for Economic Transformation (ACET), one of Africa’s leading think tanks, and the Government of Rwanda. According to...
South African President Jacob Zuma addresses a media briefing after meeting with leaders of organizations representing foreigners in Pretoria, South Africa, on April 24, 2015. South African President Jacob Zuma on Friday met with leaders of organizations representing foreigners, assuring them of maximum protection. (Xinhua/Zhai Jianlan)

South African president vows to pursue economic transformation

"We have to work further in 2016 to achieve broader and more meaningful black economic empowerment and participation in the economy," Zuma said...
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Rwanda ICT private sector to create 100 technology companies

In a bid to position Rwanda as an Information Communication Technology (ICT) hub in the region, the country's ICT private sector chamber is set...

Rwandan #YouthConnektMonth Comes Off On May 2

The Rwanda?s Ministry of Youth and ICT (MYICT) in collaboration with various stakeholders organised the National YouthConnekt Month to kick off on 2 May...
Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo

Government Pays GH?1.8 billion In Three Scams – Akufo-Addo

The 2016 Presidential Candidate of the New Patriotic Party,?Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, has revealed that monies from only three scams that have rocked the...

South African president wants to see more black industrialists

South African President Jacob Zuma on Wednesday vowed to achieve economic transformation characterized by more factories and other means of production being owned by...

UPSA to address Africa’s leadership deficiencies

The University of Professional Studies, Accra, (UPSA) has launched a strategic leadership centre dubbed ?Drolor Centre for Strategic Leadership? aimed at addressing leadership deficiencies...

Paying tribute to success and innovative approaches

A GNA Feature by Christian Akorlie The National Awards for Export Achievement, is an annual event organised by the Ghana Export Promotion Authority (GEPA) to...

Ghana?s Prospects for Economic Transformation

By ?Dr. K.Y. Amoako His Excellency the Vice President of the Republic of Ghana, Mr. Kwesi Bekoe Amissah-Arthur; his Excellency the former President of the...

Fast-Track Africa’s Economic Transformation-FAO

The Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) of the United Nations is calling on African ministers of agriculture for action in priority areas to accelerate...

2 critical barriers to economic transformation of Ghana

President Mahama?s State of the Nation address was good and we must all support him to achieve the laudable plans that he outlined. The...