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MSMEs receive Stimulus Package in Assin Central

More than 3,700 Micro, Small, and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs) in the Assin Central Municipality have benefited from the stimulus fund set up by the...
Ghana Federation Of Forest And Farm Producers Ghaffap

Give special stimulus package to rural women- GhaFFaP

The Ghana Federation of Forest and Farm Producers (GhaFFaP) has called for a special stimulus package for rural women. The Federation in a statement issued...
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Trump says he is ending talks with Democrats on new stimulus package

US President Donald Trump on Tuesday rejected a new virus relief proposal put forward by House Democrats and said he is breaking off the...

More women receiving coronavirus stimulus package -NBSSI

Micro, Small and Medium Scale Enterprises (MSMEs) in the Volta Region have started receiving their share of Government’s coronavirus package for businesses. ...

Beneficiaries of stimulus package in UER ask for more

Beneficiaries of the government stimulus package, meant to help businesses that suffered under the COVID-19 pandemic in the Upper East Region are disappointed at...
Stimulus Disbursement

Speed up disbursement of stimulus package to MSMEs – AGI

Mr Dela Gadzanku, the Volta/Eastern/Oti Chair of the Association of Ghana Industries (AGI), has appealed to the government to speed up the disbursement of...
National Sports Authority

NSA begins vetting for over 1,000 selected athletes

The National Sports Authority (NSA) has commenced vetting for over 1,000 selected athletes, who are to benefit from the Youth Employment Agency (YEA) stimulus...
Kurt Okraku New Gfa President

COVID-19 Stimulus Package: Government gifts players of Women’s Premier League GHc500 each

Players in the Women’s Premier League stand to benefit from the Government of Ghana COVID-19 stimulus package under the Youth Employment Agency Programme. Five...
Mrs Kosi A Yankey Ayeh Executive Director Nbssi

We need the right data to disburse stimulus package-NBSSI

The National Board for Small Scale Industries (NBSSI) has said the country needs right data to identify and give support to Ghana's Micro, Small...

Government must prioritise job creation-oriented SMEs in disbursement of stimulus package

The Network of Associations of Registered NGOs in Ghana (NARNGO), has called on government to give priority to Small and Medium Scale Enterprises (SMEs)...
Mrs Kosi A Yankey Ayeh Executive Director Nbssi

First one thousand beneficiaries receive NBSSI Stimulus package

The National Board for Small Scale Industries, (NBSSI) managers of the Government’s anti COVID-19 One billion-cedi stimulus package, has begun disbursement of loans,...
Mrs Kosi A Yankey Ayeh Executive Director Nbssi

NBSSI extends stimulus package deadline by six days

The National Board for Small Scale Industries, managers of the Government stimulus package, has announced a six-day extension of the deadline for applications from...
Mrs Freda Prempeh

Gender Ministry calls on women to take advantage of government’s stimulus package

Mrs Freda Prempeh, the Deputy Minister of Gender, Children and Social Protection has advised women in business to take advantage of government’s stimulus package...
Private Health Facilities Association Of Ghana

Pay private health facilities their legitimate claims – Association

The Private Health Facilities Association of Ghana on Thursday asked the Government to clear the indebtedness to the sector before supporting it with a...
Peasant Farmers Association Of Ghana Pfag

COVID-19: PFAG advocates stimulus package for smallholder farmers

The Peasant Farmers Association of Ghana (PFAG) has called on the government to roll out a different stimulus package targeting smallholder farmers to revamp...
Mr Isaac Kwame Asiamah

Ghana to announce stimulus package for stakeholders in the sporting sector soon

The government has announced plans to roll out a stimulus package for stakeholders in the sporting sector severely affected by the COVID-19 pandemic. ...
OYouth in Elite Sports

Ghana government to launch stimulus package for ‘Youth in Elite Sports’

The Minister of Youth and Sports, Hon. Isaac Kwame Asiamah has revealed that the government is in collaboration with the Youth Employment Agency and...
Youth And Sports Minister Isaac Asiamah

MOYS is considering a sports-specific stimulus package

The Ministry of Youth ad Sports (MOYS) has said it is considering a stimulus package peculiar to the sports industry in the wake of...
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SMEs in Hohoe register for Government’s stimulus package

Business owners and entrepreneurs in Hohoe in the Volta region are registering for government’s stimulus package for Micro, Small and Medium-scale Enterprises (MSMEs). ...
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Covid-19: Tourism Federation happy with government’s stimulus package

The Ghana Tourism Federation (GHATOF), the umbrella body for the hospitality, leisure and tourism industry, has embraced the government’s GH¢1 billion stimulus package to...

About 94,000 private school teachers to lose jobs due to COVID-19-GNACOPS

About 94,000 teachers from over 4,300 private schools in the country have not been paid due to the challenges imposed by the coronavirus outbreak. This...
Dr Joseph Obeng Guta President

Set up committee to draft workable stimulus package – GUTA

The Ghana Union of Traders’ Associations (GUTA) on Thursday called for the setting up of a committee of relevant stakeholders to come up with...
Hon. Kobena Mensah Wayome

Kobena Mensah Woyome calls on government to act quickly on GFA Covid-19 stimulus package

Member of Parliament of South Tongu and Ranking Member for the Parliamentary Select Committee on Sports and Culture, Hon. Kobena Mensah Woyome has called...

More than 200,000 businesses to benefit from GHC600 million stimulus package

More than 200,000 Micro, small and medium Enterprises are expected to benefit from the GHC600 million COVID-19 Alleviation Programme (CAP) Business Support Scheme. Mrs Kosi...
Cyril Ramaphosa

South Africa’s stimulus package welcomed

South Africa's economic relief of 500 billion rand (about 25.6 billion U.S. dollars) announced to counter the effects of COVID-19 was welcomed. ...
Au Chairperson

AU chairperson appoints special envoys to solicit anti-epidemic funds for Africa

South African President Cyril Ramaphosa, in his capacity as chairperson of the African Union (AU), said on Wednesday he has appointed four special envoys...
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Consider stimulus package for media personnel in the fight against COVID-19 pandemic – GJA

Mr Affail Monney, the President of the Ghana Journalists Association (GJA) has called on government to consider stimulus package for the media houses...

COVID-19: President directs cabinet to come out with broader stimulus package

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has directed cabinet to put together a broader stimulus package to reignite the Ghanaian economy by the time the...
U.S. President Donald Trump waves upon his arrival at the White House from Philadelphia, in Washington D.C., the United States, on Jan. 26, 2017. U.S. President Donald Trump wants a 20-percent border tax on all imports from Mexico, said White House spokesman Sean Spicer on Thursday. (Xinhua/Yin Bogu)

Trump signs US$2 trillion stimulus package into law amid COVID-19 fallout

U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday signed a 2-trillion-dollar stimulus package amid mounting COVID-19 fallout, a few hours after the House of Representatives approved...
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U.S. House passes US$2 trillion stimulus package by voice vote, sending it to Trump

Following a Senate approval earlier this week, the U.S. House of Representatives on Friday passed a 2-trillion-U.S.-dollar COVID-19 stimulus package by voice vote, sending...