Ofori-Atta steers World Bank/IMF Development Committee on global dev’t issues

Ghana, represented by Minister for Finance, Ken Ofori-Atta, chaired the World Bank Development Committee meetings in Washington DC, where implicit concerns over employment amid unprecedented demographics, and several crucial developmental issues, were discussed. Ken Ofori-Atta assumed his role as Chairman of the World Bank’s Development Committee at this year’s International …

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Fulfil your tax obligations – GRA urges traders

The Ghana Revenue Authority (GRA) has called on businessmen and women to regularly file their tax returns. Speaking at a roundtable discussion with the Ghana Electrical Dealers Association in Accra, the Commissioner-General of the Ghana Revenue Authority Mr. Emmanuel Kofi Nti said: “It is time we improved on our tax …

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Kotoka Airport Not For Sale – Aviation Ministry

The Ministry of Aviation has denied reports that the Kotoka International Airport (KIA) is being handed into private hands. A statement signed by the Public Affairs Unit, indicated that the “Ministry has no plans whatsoever to recommend” or approve the “privatization or sale of the KIA.” According to them, what …

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Stanchart to sack over 600 staff in June

Over 600 workers of Standard Chartered Bank in Ghana are set to lose their jobs in June as the bank closes three branches. The branches to be closed down are located at Tudu, Westlands and Taifa in Accra. According to sources, the staff have now been informed of the decision …

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