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The feminisation of migration in Ghana

Each year, many women and girls in Ghana join the millions across Africa who are migrating from rural to urban centres in search of economic opportunities in some of the country’s southern commercial centres.

Ecobank announces leadership change in Ghana

Ecobank Transnational Incorporated (ETI), parent company of the Ecobank Group, today announced a leadership change in its most profitable subsidiary, Ecobank Ghana Limited.…

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.…

Aluminium prices soar

Indonesia’s ban on the export of raw bauxite, used to make aluminium, and the auto industry opting to use the metal instead of steel is very good news for African producers such as Guinea, Ghana and Sierra Leone as the global price of aluminium continues to break records.…

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.…