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Professor Naana Jane Opoku Agyemang John Mahama

NDC: Seeks comeback to restore economy

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The huge number of infrastructure developments, the solid economic foundation laid out for the future, with enhanced social activities through prudent governance system under...
Alex Oxfarm

Economic Impact of COVID-19: Ghana’s Fiscal deficit to increase from GHȼ18.9bn to GHȼ 30.2bn...

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The Fiscal Policy Lead at Oxfam Ghana, Dr. Alex Ampaabeng has predicted Ghana’s Fiscal deficit for the year 2020 to increase from a programmed...
Pension

Kenyan campaigners call for tax waiver on senior citizens’ pension

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Kenya should abolish taxation on monthly pension for senior citizens to shield them from financial hardships amid vulnerability to COVID-19 pandemic and other health...
global economy

G20 financial meeting focuses on coronavirus, taxation, global economy

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The finance ministers and central bankers of the Group of 20 (G20) discussed issues of the coronavirus, taxation and global economy during a two-day...
drugs

Kenya refutes diversion of HIV and Aids drugs over taxation

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Kenya's ministry of health on Tuesday refuted local media reports that antiretroviral drugs had been diverted to another country over punitive taxation. ...
tax

Taxation Ensures Proper Development

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Dr Archibald Yao Letsa, the Volta Regional Minister, said taxation remained the main effective tool that countries relied on to mobilise revenue for national...

Taxing mobile money services will widen poverty gap in Ghana- Eli Hini

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The General Manager of MTN Mobile Financial Services Mr. Eli Hini, has stated unequivocally that taxing...

Ghanaians advised to honour their tax duties

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Nii Ayi Aryeetey, President of the Chartered Institute of Taxation, Ghana, has called on Ghanaians to honour their tax obligations to enable the government...
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GRA Holds Public Education Of Taxation

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The Office Manager of the Small Taxpayer Office (STO) of the Ghana Revenue Authority (GRA) in Agona Swedru, Mr Philip Dorgbadzi has warned that...
George Blankson, Commissioner- General, Ghana Revenue Authority

Staff Of GRA Praise Outgoing Commissioner-General

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Mr Emmanuel Kofi Nti, a Tax Policy Advisor, is the new Commissioner-General of the Ghana Revenue Authority (GRA). He took up the role on Friday...
tax

Kenyan entrepreneurs decry multiple taxation

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Kenyan industrialists have accused multiple taxation policies, especially those on imports and exports, of impeding efforts to grow the economy. CEO...
Buhari

Nigeria: Oil and Gas companies companies blamed for non-compliance

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“Sadly, the compliance level of the oil and gas exploration and production companies in payment of levies and taxes is very low and in...
law

World’s First Seminar On Public Law To Be Held In Ghana

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The Promoter of the Seminar, 77-year old John Salako, Orthodox Christian, Servant of God and Legal Counsel says that "the whole world talks and...

Budget deficit of Portugal rises in first quarter

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"This evolution was the result of a growth of revenue (0.2 percent) inferior to expenditure (0.8 percent), which reached 17,540.7 million euros and 18,364.6...
Muhammadu_Buhari

Beyond Buhari?s Cabinet Lies a Silver Lining for the Igbos

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Socially, similar to the Yorubas in 2011, the Igbos appear to be on the losing end thus far in 2015, particularly with representation to...

Nkrumah secrets revealed

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Historiographical bluster and all, the author of Black Star notes that the Nkrumah-led CPP was no ?revolutionary party? at all in 1951, as many...

OPDAG wants broad consultation to curb oil palm losses

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Mr. Samuel Awonnea Avaala, the President of the Oil Palm Development Association of Ghana (OPDAG), has called on stakeholders in the Palm Oil sector,...

APGA Abia governorship candidate promises to end multiple taxation

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The governorship candidate of the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) in Abia state, Dr Alex Otti, has promised the people of the state that...

Anambra Tricycle Operators Take The The Streets

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Gov Willie Obiano Tricycle drivers in Anambra State, under the aegis of Keke Drivers Association Anambra State (KDAAS), has staged a peaceful demonstration against what they...

Telecos contributes 8.5% to Nigeria?s GDP

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The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has attributed the problem of poor quality of telecommunication services to multiple taxation and regulations by governments at all...

Ghana signs double taxation elimination agreement with Denmark

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Kweku Ricketts-Hagan Ghana has signed an agreement with Denmark to eliminate double taxation between the two countries. The agreement will regulate the tax treatment of...

GCCI says interest rates and taxation determines job creation

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Mr. Isaac Barry, the Tema Regional Chairman of the Ghana Chamber of Commerce and Industry (GCCI), on Thursday said interest rates, cost of utilities...

PUCG Kicks Against Private Universities Taxations

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  Mr Sam Okudzeto, Chairman of the Presbyterian University College, Ghana (PUCG), on Thursday said government proposal to impose a 20 per cent corporate tax...

G8’s emphasis on greater transparency in taxation commended

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African Development Bank (AfDB) President, Donald Kaberuka, today June 17, 2013, applauded the G8 for its emphasis on the issues around resource mobilisation through...

Stakeholders Have Failed To Eliminate Quacks From Taxation System-Quadri

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Former President, Chartered Institute of Taxation of Nigeria (CITN), Rasaq Quadri,said that?stakeholders in taxation sub-sector failed?to cooperate in?eliminating?quacks from the taxation system.Quadri said in...

Increase Taxes To Fund NHIS -Dr Edward Mahama

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A former flagbearer of the People?s National Convention (PNC) and medical practitioner, Dr Edward Mahama has suggested a possible increase in taxation in the...

Institute of Taxation commends rlg, AGAMS Group

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The Institute of Taxation, Ghana, has lauded the corporate responsiveness of the AGAMS Group of Companies and one of its subsidiaries, Rlg Communications. The Institute...

There is no option to taxation ? GRA Official

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Mr Elias K. Sokuu, Upper West Regional Director of the Domestic Tax Revenue Division of Ghana Revenue Authority (GRA), has called on Ghanaians to...

Sub-Saharan Africa is Now the Fastest-Growing Mobile Market in the World

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GSMA REPORT REVEALS MOBILE IS CATALYST FOR EXPLOSIVE GROWTH IN SUB-SAHARAN AFRICA ? Region Leads World in Mobile Growth, Mobile Internet and Mobile Money Transfer, But Further Growth...

Chartered Institute of Taxation Ghana elects Kofi Afflu as new President

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The Chartered Institute of Taxation, Ghana (CITG) has elected Mr Mike Kofi Afflu as its new President. Mr Afflu becomes the 11th President of the...