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New GH¢2bn cedi-denominated debt to be issued in Q3

The Treasury plans to issue fresh cedi-denominated debts of GH¢1.95billion during this quarter – July to September 2022 – to meet government’s financing requirements, according to the issuance calendar from the Ministry of Finance.

Akufo-Addo unveils US$10m grant for tourism SMEs

President Akufo-Addo has unveilled a US$10million Tourism SMEs Grant to empower Small and Medium scale tourism enterprises across the country as part of government’s provision of an additional boost for businesses under the Ghana Tourism Development Project (GTDP).

IMF team to meet Finance Minister, others today

Officials of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) will today meet Finance Minister, Ken Ofori Atta and some key officials of the Finance Ministry as the Fund officially begins work on the bailout being sought by the country.

GSE to begin trading commercial papers

The Ghana Stock Exchange has initiated a process to formalise the trading of commercial papers – unsecured, short-term fixed-income securities issued by a corporation – on the local bourse.

Fuel prices to go up 

The National Petroleum Authority (NPA) has announced that it is restoring the full Unified Petroleum Price Fund (UPPF) margin on petroleum products.