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Transit-in-AfCFTA: ‘Review port charges to entice Sahelian partners’

Ghana’s strong value proposal as the gateway to the Sahel region must be complemented with a review of its port fees and charges and the elimination of non-tariff barriers to trade to woo more transit trade through the country’s ports, Ziad Hamoui, National President of Borderless Alliance, has advised.

UNESCO warns education funding to decline by 12%

The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO) has warned that total aid to education is likely to decline by 12 percent by 2022 as a result of the economic consequences of COVID-19.

Parliament approves $162.9m Barclays loan

Parliament has approved a $162, 931,563.27 Barclays Bank PLC loan to finance the design, construction and furnishing of seven district hospitals and provide an integrated IT system by NMS Infrastructure Limited.