Tag Archives: Budget 2018

You can go to court over 2018 budget – Majority dares Minority

The Majority in Parliament has dared the Minority to proceed to court for redress if they are convinced that the 2018 Budget breaches the laws of the country. This follows the Minority’s firm admonition to government to withdraw the budget during the first day of debate, because they claim the Finance Minister reviewed aspects of the last budget in July ...

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Our 10-month achievements after Mahama ‘a miracle’ – Ofori-Atta

The Finance Minister, Ken Ofori-Atta has described the achievements chalked by the New Patriotic Party (NPP) government, ten months into their tenure given how little the previous administration had left in the nation’s coffers as a “miracle.” Ken Ofori Atta, reading the government’s budget and policy statement today [Wednesday] for 2018, listed a number of programmes undertaken by the administration since ...

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Minority’s pre-budget economic assessment forum [Full Text]

The Minority in Parliament today [Monday], held a pre-budget economic assessment forum ahead of the government’s 2018 budget statement expected to be delivered by the Finance Minister on Wednesday, November 15. At the forum, the Minority among other things chastised government’s management of the economy, citing the country’s rising public debt stock as a situation that can take Ghana back ...

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2018 budget will focus on creating jobs – Nana Addo

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo Addo, has revealed that the 2018 budget statement and fiscal policy to be delivered on Wednesday November 15, 2017, will focus largely on job creation. The President said the budget will give meaning to his government’s industrialization agenda which primarily focuses on the creation of jobs. Speaking at a durbar of Chiefs and people of ...

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