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Inflation rises to 23.5% in January 2024

The inflation rate was up marginally at 23.5 percent year-on-year in January compared to 23.2 percent in December in 2023, the Ghana Statistical Service said on Wednesday.

Akoto Afriyie wants import restrictions bill back

Former Minister of Food and Agriculture Dr Owusu Akoto Afriyie has urged the government to consider imposing restrictions on the importation of specific food items to safeguard Ghanaian farmers and bolster their competitiveness on the global stage.

Jinapor woos mining investors to Ghana

Amidst the ongoing Investing in African Mining Indaba Conference in Cape Town, South Africa, Samuel A. Jinapor, the Minister for Lands and Natural Resources, actively engaged in bilateral discussions with investors.

IMF urges Ghana to stick to $3 billion loan programme

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has urged Ghana to remain committed to the implementation of the $3 billion balance of payment support programme amid agitation by worker unions for improved conditions of service.