A billion-dollar endowment fund for the Noguchi Memorial Institute for Medical Research (NMIMR) will be launched to commemorate Dr. Hideyo Noguchi’s 90th death anniversary.
The International Monetary Fund (IMF) says Ghana’s new vision of ‘Ghana beyond Aid’ coupled with the first year performance of the economy under President Akufo-Addo is a major inspiration to African countries.
Ken Ofori-Atta on Friday told Japanese businesses that the current stable macro and political environment is an opportune time for them to launch into the West African region using Ghana as the hub.
Ken Ofori-Atta, Ghana’s Finance Minister has observed that prospects for Ghana issuing a possible Samurai bond in the medium term looked good, judging from the interaction and reception accorded the Delegation on the Non-deal investor road show to Tokyo.
Ghanaian Delegation call for Paradigm Shift in Ghana/Japan Bilateral Cooperation to reflect Ghana Beyond Aid Vision
Ghana and Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) have agreed to review bilateral cooperation in various sectors to support the attainment of the Ghana Beyond Aid Vision.
Ghana and Japan have agreed to work towards strengthening economic and social partnerships between the two countries. The commitment was mutually expressed by Finance Minister, Ken Ofori-Atta of Ghana and Deputy Prime Minister, Taro Aso of Japan in Tokyo.
Government’s resolve to make Ghana the Financial Hub in the sub-region and to diversify the sources of funds for Ghanaian bonds will receive a further boost with a delegation led by the Finance Minister to Japan on the second leg of the Non-Deal Investor Roadshow to Japan.
The Ministry of Finance (MoF), the African Center for Economic Transformation (ACET), and the International Monetary Fund (IMF) are jointly organising a conference on, “Moving Beyond Aid: Domestic Revenue Mobilization for G-20 Compact with Africa (CWA) countries”, from 4th to 5th April in Accra.
The Government of Ghana (GOG) and the African Development Fund (ADF), today the 15th March, 2018 signed a loan agreement to support Government’s Flagship Programme in Agriculture: Planting for Food and Jobs (PFJ).
Ghana’s vision of becoming a world class financial hub in the sub region will soon become a reality as Hon. Ken Ofori-Atta leads a Government Delegation on a study tour of the financial sector of Hong Kong and Singapore from February 9-14, 2018.