The Ministry of Finance has appointed new officers to key positions in the Ministry in a bid to help push the reforms the government intends to pursue. Overall four persons have been appointed to augment the work at the ministry,...
Details emerging from the Bank of Ghana (BoG), reveal the negotiated resignation of Dr. Abdul-Nashiru Issahaku, as Governor, three years ahead of his four-year mandate caused the taxpayer GH¢3,204 million. Insiders have told The Herald that, the Akufo-Addo government, has...
Vice President Alhaji Dr Mahamudu Bawumia has indicated government’s determination to engage with companies and countries interested in providing high quality infrastructure in Ghana, especially in the construction and manufacturing sectors. Such companies would be more than welcome to set...
The Ghana Revenue Authority (GRA) has asked financial institutions to stop charging the 17.5 percent VAT on financial services. A statement released by the GRA said the tax has been abolished as part of government’s tax reliefs announced in the...
The Ghana Oil Company Limited (GOIL) has commissioned a 13.5 million litre bunkering facility at the Takoradi Port. Speaking at its commissioning, the Board Chairman of GOIL, Professor William Asumani disclosed that the faculty which cost 15 million dollars was...

Tax cuts begin

A new tax regime came into effect from March 31, 2017, following the amendment of some tax laws. Changes to the tax system follows the repeal of the Customs and Excise (Petroleum Taxes and Petroleum Related Levies) Act of...
Importers and exporters are  set to benefit from a reduction in cost of doing business at the Takoradi Port as all is now set for devanning activities to now take place at the ultra modern Takoradi Container Terminal(TACOTEL). This was...
The Minister of Communication, Mrs. Ursula Owusu-Ekuful, has paid a familiarization visit to MTN Ghana, the leading telecommunication company in the country. The Minister was welcomed by the CEO of MTN Ghana, Mr. Ebenezer Twum Asante, together with the Executive...
International Oil and Gas Companies are being asked to strategically locate their operations in Ghana as has been done by the U-S company General Electric (G.E.) Speaking at the inauguration of the G.E oil and gas facility in Takoradi ,...
Vice President Alhaji Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia has been selling the Nana Akufo-Addo government’s ‘One District One Factory’ programme to businesses in Mauritius. The ‘One District One Factory’ programme is a public-private partnership for ensuring nationwide spread of industrialization in all...

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