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CIMG engages stakeholders on Marketing Act

The Chartered Institute of Marketing, Ghana, CIMG has, over the past few months, been holding consultative meetings with stakeholders, over the localization of professional marketing examinations and what this means for Ghana.

UK Export Finance to increase investments in Ghana

UK Export Finance, UKEF the UK government’s export credit agency, has placed its market risk appetite for Ghana at £1.5bn, which should support more investment and trade between the two countries, the West Africa regional representative of UKEF, Steve Gray, has said.

Producer inflation for September rises to 9.6%

Producer inflation for September 2020 inched upwards slightly to 9.6 percent, following a drop to 9.0 percent recorded in the previous month, new data from the Ghana Statistical Service (GSS) has shown.

Home loans 60% cheaper under national mortgage scheme

Under the government’s National Mortgage Scheme, mortgage rates have been reduced by over 60 percent, affording low-income workers the opportunity to acquire their own homes, the Ministry of Finance has stated.

Customs duties in Africa to reduce next year

Customs duties on trading within Africa will be reduced from next year onwards when the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) agreement comes into force on January 1, 2021.