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Alan Kyeramaten to present 2021 budget

Trade and Industry Minister-Designate, Alan Kyerematen, is now expected to present the 2021 Budget. This is what Joy Business...
Finance Minister Ken Ofori-Atta presents 2019 Budget

FULL TEXT: Ken Ofori-Atta’s last budget before 2020 elections

2021 EXPENDITURE IN ADVANCE OF APPROPRIATIONWEDNESDAY, 28TH OCTOBER, 2020SUBMITTED BY KEN OFORI-ATTA MINISTER FOR FINANCEON THE AUTHORITY OF HIS EXCELLENCY NANA ADDO...

Finance Minister to present budget for first quarter of 2021 today

The Minister for Finance, Ken Ofori-Atta, is expected to present the budget for the first quarter of 2021 to Parliament today, October...

Finance Minister to present budget for first quarter of 2021 on this date

The Minister for Finance, Ken Ofori-Atta is expected to present the budget for the first quarter of 2021 to Parliament on Wednesday,...
Seth Terkper, Former Finance Minister

Govt excluded Agyapa Royalties from 2020 and Mid-Year Budgets Review – Seth Terkper

Finance Minister under the erstwhile John Mahama administration, Seth Terkper, has questioned the reason behind the exclusion of a major policy such...
Ken Ofori Atta Finance Minister

FULL TEXT: Finance Minister presents Mid-Year Budget Review

Finance Minister, Ken Ofori-Atta, has presented the government’s 2020 Mid-Year Budget Review as required by the Public Financial Management Act.

Ken Ofori-Atta replies Bishop Agyin-Asare in 2020 Mid-Year Budget Review

Minister for Finance, Ken Ofori-Atta, has hit back at the Presiding Bishop of Perez Chapel International, Bishop Charles Agyinasare. Presenting...
Ken Ofori Atta Finance Minister

All set for Finance Minister’s Mid-Year Budget Review [Photos]

All is set for the Finance Minister, Ken Ofori-Atta's 2020 mid-year budget review presentation, today, Thursday, July 23, 2020.
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Some MPs to monitor Mid-year Budget presentation on TV

There should be an empty seat between every two MPs on Thursday when Finance Minister presents the mid-year budget statement in Parliament,...
Former Finance Minister, Seth Terkper

Seth Terkper advises Ken Ofori-Atta ahead of 2020 mid-year budget review

Former Finance Minister, Seth Terkper, ahead of this year’s mid-year budget review, has advised the current Finance Minister, Ken Ofori-Atta to reconcile...

Finance Minister to present mid-year budget review in July

The Finance Minister, Ken Ofori-Atta, is expected to present the mid-year budget review and supplementary estimates in July. According...
Seth Terkper, Former Finance Minister

Seth Terkper calls for differentiation between 2020 budget and Covid-19 fiscal gaps

Former Finance Minister, Seth Terkper, has urged parliament to be vigilant and ensure a differentiation is made between the fiscal gap created...
Former Finance Minister, Seth Terkper

Seth Terkper writes: Parliament’s review must separate 2020 budget and Covid-19 Gaps

Introduction The final article in the “BOG MPC AND DEFICIT FINANCING” series calls onParliament to re-examine the revised 2020...
Seth Terkper, Former Finance Minister

Seth Terkper’s view: BoG reversing its stance on budget deficit financing

Introduction During the decade-long Global Financial and other crisis from 2008, BOG did not apply any of its fiscal...

Akufo-Addo must be told ‘unplanned budget deficits have bearing on cedi depreciation’ – Mahama

Akufo-Addo must be told "unplanned budget deficits’ve bearing cedi depreciation" – Mahama January 30, 2020 2 Shares Business John...

Election year budget: Govt to blow GH¢98b in 2020

The legislative arm of government (Parliament) has approved some GH¢ 98 billion to cover all government expenses for the 2020 fiscal year....

How to travel with friends on different budgets

Traveling with friends is a great way to escape the stress of everyday life, form deep connections and make memories that will...

Man demands share of 2020 budget delivered in cash

A Nigerian man, identified as Comrade Mohammed, has suggested that President and Commander-in-Chief of the Nigerian Armed Forces, Muhammadu Buhari, should provide...

Ken Ofori-Atta courts Speaker’s anger as he directs him to submit budget estimates...

Speaker of Parliament, Prof Aaron Mike Oquaye, has directed the Finance Minister. Ken Ofori Atta to, with immediate...

NDC to hold forum on 2020 Budget

The National Democratic Congress (NDC) will hold a Public Forum on the 2020 Budget Statement and Financial Estimates presented by the Finance...

MPs embark on 2-day post budget workshop

Members of Parliament (MPs) on Saturday morning began a post-budget workshop to deliberate on the 2020 budget the Minister of Finance, Ken Ofori-Atta presented...

We are very satisfied with the 2020 budget – GUTA

President of Ghana Union of Traders (GUTA), Joseph Obeng, says GUTA is very satisfied with the government for including them in the...

2020 budget good news to Ghanaians – MP says

New Patriotic Party (NPP) Member of Parliament (MP) for Okai-Kwei North, Fuseini Issah, has said that the Finance Minister’s 2020 budget presentation...

Audio: Govt urged to show commitment to implementation of 2020 budget

The government has been urged to show more commitment to the implementation of its policies in the 2020...

Absence of Volta Region roads from 2020 budget a mistake – Senior Minister

Senior Minister, Yaw Osafo-Maafo has described the absence of Volta Regional roads in the 2020 budget as an obvious mistake following major...

Full document: 2020 Budget and Economic Policy of gov’t

Finance Minister, Ken Ofori-Atta, presented the Akufo-Addo-led government’s budget statement and economic policy for 2020. The Finance Minister increased...
Ken Ofori Atta Finance Minister

‘No additional tax in 2020 Budget’

Finance Minister, Ken Ofori-Atta has said there will be no additional tax in the 2020 budget. According to him,...

A look at Ghana’s 2019 fiscal performance captured in 2020 Budget

  The Finance Minister, Ken Ofori-Atta, has said provisional fiscal data present indicates that government’s fiscal operation of the...

2020 Budget: Govt plans 600-bed hostel for homeless ‘Kayayei’

The government has revealed plans to provide accommodation for head porters or ‘kayayei’ in various parts of Accra. Finance...

2020 Budget: Minority pays rapt attention [ Photos]

The Minority paid rapt attention in Parliament as the Finance Minister, Ken Ofori-Atta delivered the 2020 Budget statement in the House on...

Video: Minority taunts Finance Minister over ‘Bye Bye’ budget

The Minority in Parliament has tagged the 2019 Budget presented by the Finance Minister, Ken Ofori-Atta as 'Bye Bye Budget.'
Finance Minister Ken Ofori-Atta presents 2019 Budget

Infographics: Highlights of 2020 budget statement

The Finance Minister, Ken Ofori-Atta has presented before Parliament the 2020 budget statement and economic policies set to drive Ghana's economy in...
Former Finance Minister, Seth Terkper

Audio: Seth Terkper reacts to ‘no new taxes’ in 2020 budget

Former Finance Minister, Seth Terkper, has laughed off government’s announcement that, it will not introduce new taxes in this year’s...

Finance Minister presents 2020 budget

Finance Minister, Ken Ofori-Atta, is scheduled to present the Akufo-Addo government’s fourth Budget and Economic Policy in Parliament. Wednesday’s presentation,...

Expert cautions govt over tax increment on alcohol and tobacco in 2020 budget

William Owusu Dimitia, a tax expert, has cautioned the government against proposals to increase taxes on the consumption of alcohol and tobacco in the...

2020 budget: Oppong Nkrumah rebuts Minority’s claim of cooked figures

Information Minister, Kojo Oppong-Nkrumah, has said Minority Members of Parliament (MPs) lack knowledge in economics and mathematics. Information Minister,...
Dr. Mark Assibey Yeboah

Road, NHIS funds should not be capped in 2020 budget – MP

The Chairman of Parliament’s Finance Committee, Dr. Mark Assibey Yeboah has asked the government to pay attention to the road and health...

Those who overspend their election budget end up in opposition – Finance Minister

Minister for Finance, Ken Ofori-Atta, has said that political parties that overspend during election year end up in opposition.

Show us you’re committed to fiscal discipline with 2020 budget – IMF tells govt

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has asked the government to show its commitment to fiscal discipline in drafting the 2020 budget.

Gov’t to review benchmark value in next year’s budget

Government is likely to make changes to the custom policy introduced in April 2019 which saw a reduction in benchmark values on...

Parliament approves GH₵6.3 billion supplementary budget

Parliament has approved the GH₵ 6.3 billion requested by the Finance Minister, Ken Ofori- Atta for extra expenditure for the...