Category Archives: Ghana

Commodities: Ghana Considers Lowering Cocoa Prices to Help Local Processors

According to a recent interview from the CEO of the commodities regulator, Mr Hackman-Owusu, “We are going to do a cost-benefit analysis and consider some discount so the processors can buy the main crop to ensure that they process at

Commodities: Ghana Considers Lowering Cocoa Prices to Help Local Processors

According to a recent interview from the CEO of the commodities regulator, Mr Hackman-Owusu, “We are going to do a cost-benefit analysis and consider some discount so the processors can buy the main crop to ensure that they process at

IMF Report: Ghana To End 2016 With A Surplus

10 Highlights of The Recent IMF Review Ghana government to run a surplus for 2016: Adding that government is projected to run a larger primary surplus than previously projected.  This from a public finance perspective simply means that, tax revenues

IMF Report: Ghana To End 2016 With A Surplus

10 Highlights of The Recent IMF Review Ghana government to run a surplus for 2016: Adding that government is projected to run a larger primary surplus than previously projected.  This from a public finance perspective simply means that, tax revenues

Economic Report: The State of the Cedi

Introduction: In this currency status report, I will discuss the negative and positive factors that are currently impacting the Ghanaian economy in plain language devoid of economic jargon as much as possible. The Ghanaian economy, especially its Cedi, has come

Economic Report: The State of the Cedi

Introduction: In this currency status report, I will discuss the negative and positive factors that are currently impacting the Ghanaian economy in plain language devoid of economic jargon as much as possible. The Ghanaian economy, especially its Cedi, has come

Inflation Report: Ghana’s Economic Recovery Seems To Be On Track As Producer Price Inflation Declines in July / AnangTawiah.com

Background I reported in my August Outlook Report that considering the numerous macro and micro economy related corrective actions that the government and the IMF had been working on, coupled with e fact the IMF package was also front-loaded, meaning

Inflation Report: Ghana’s Economic Recovery Seems To Be On Track As Producer Price Inflation Declines in July / AnangTawiah.com

Background I reported in my August Outlook Report that considering the numerous macro and micro economy related corrective actions that the government and the IMF had been working on, coupled with e fact the IMF package was also front-loaded, meaning

Macro-Economic Analysis Report: Food Price Inflation On Local Ghanaian Markets Declines In August…

Economic Recovery Tracker:  Food Prices On Local Ghanaian Markets Decline In August… Introduction Ghana’s inflation has been on an upward trajectory since June, 2014. And this persistent rises of food inflation prices have generally attributed to currency depreciation caused by

Macro-Economic Analysis Report: Food Price Inflation On Local Ghanaian Markets Declines In August…

Economic Recovery Tracker:  Food Prices On Local Ghanaian Markets Decline In August… Introduction Ghana’s inflation has been on an upward trajectory since June, 2014. And this persistent rises of food inflation prices have generally attributed to currency depreciation caused by

International Finance Report: 11 Potential Effects of The Chinese Yuan Devaluation On The Ghanaian Cedi and Economy

1. Potentially Reduced Aid/Foreign Direct Investments from China Where there may be a direct impact will be on the investment side. Chinese state companies have been on a huge drive to build roads, airports, railways, power stations and schools, etc.

International Finance Report: 11 Potential Effects of The Chinese Yuan Devaluation On The Ghanaian Cedi and Economy

1. Potentially Reduced Aid/Foreign Direct Investments from China Where there may be a direct impact will be on the investment side. Chinese state companies have been on a huge drive to build roads, airports, railways, power stations and schools, etc.

eCommerce Report: Ghana’s Top 21 eCommerce Websites

Introduction The Ghana Interbank Payment and Settlement Systems (GhIPSS) launched an internet payment gateway to enable holders of domestic Automated Teller Machine (ATM) cards to make payments and purchases online. The launch of the ‘gh-link e-Commerce’ is to promote e-commerce

eCommerce Report: Ghana’s Top 21 eCommerce Websites

Introduction The Ghana Interbank Payment and Settlement Systems (GhIPSS) launched an internet payment gateway to enable holders of domestic Automated Teller Machine (ATM) cards to make payments and purchases online. The launch of the ‘gh-link e-Commerce’ is to promote e-commerce