Finance Minister, Ken Ofori-Atta and Vice -President Dr Mahamudu Bawumia
The government has reviewed its policy of imposing a 35% tax on income over 10, 000 Ghana cedis.
The Finance Minister, Ken Ofori-Atta, in July this year announced that a new band rate needs to be added to Ghana’s current… Continue reading
The Minister of Finance, Ken Ofori-Atta has said that government is working towards building an ultra-modern Film Production Studio to attract the international film community.
This was revealed during the reading of the 2019 budget which is expected to bring hope to Ghanaians.
The Minister said ” … Continue reading
Mr Ken Ofori-Atta, the Minister of Finance, will present the 2019 Budget Statement to Parliament on Thursday, November 15.
The Finance Minister, Ken Ofori Atta, will deliver the 2019 budget and policy statement of the government on November 15, the Speaker of Parliament Prof. Aaron Mike Oquaye announced Tuesday.
“This hopefully, will be followed by the post-budget workshop and the consideration of the sectoral budget… Continue reading
Ken Ofori Atta, Finance Minister
The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has noted that Ghana’s “growth prospects remain strong” following its seventh review of the country’s economic programme.
The IMF team which visited Ghana between September 17 to 27 to conduct the seventh review of Ghana’s Extended Credit Facility has… Continue reading
The global and international credit ratings agency, Standards and Poor’s (S&P) has upgraded Ghana’s credit score from ‘B’ minus to ‘B’ with a stable outlook.
At the same time, they have revised Ghana’s transfer and convertibility (T&C) assessment to ‘B+’ from ‘B’.
In its latest release on the credit ratings… Continue reading
Ghanaians who earn GHS10,000 or more will, henceforth, pay 35% of their salary as personal income tax, Finance Minister Ken Ofori-Atta, has said.
He told parliament on Thursday, 19 July during the presentation of the mid-year budget review that government is reviewing the personal income tax categories “to include an… Continue reading
Reports reaching us indicate that a broadcast journalist with one of the most prominent media organizations in the country has been relieved of his duties for misconducting himself.
Sources revealed the said journalist who is also the morning show host of a prominent Accra-based radio station, has been suspended for… Continue reading
The Chamber of Pharmacy is to reduce prices of medicines by 30% from 1st March, 2018.
The move, according to the Chamber is as a result of the Minister of Finance, Ken Ofori Atta removing the 17.5% VAT on imported finished medicines as contained in the 2017 budget.
The Chairman… Continue reading
Government is determined to reduce the current electricity tariffs contrary to claims by the minority National Democratic Congress (NDC) in parliament it has no the wherewithal and commitment to do so.
“Government cannot promise Ghanaians by making a bold decision in the budget and only to come and say… Continue reading