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Ghana: An uninspiring and lazy tax?

The Ghanaian Finance Ministry has released a new raft of potentially unpopular tax measures aimed at boosting government revenues and reining in an unsustainable twin current account and fiscal deficit.…

Ghana’s economy: A cabinet full of bitter pills

There was clear relief when the Ghanaian currency, the cedi, eventually stopped its alarming slide in September but few are convinced that the economy, which has been limping badly, is on the mend.

Ghana: Bracing against Ebola syndrome

The worst outbreak of the deadly Ebola virus has not only claimed over 2,000 lives in Liberia, Sierra Leone and Guinea, it is devastating societies and economies.…

Ghana: Building on sand?

Despite oil revenues, Ghana’s economy is in dire straits but you would not guess this from the volume of construction going on in the major cities.…

Ghana’s energy deficit saps economic strength

Ghana is one of the fastest growing economies in Africa and as oil revenues start to kick in effectively, the benefits of growth are likely to be felt more widely in society.…