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President Akufo-Addo Leaps Ghana Into Digital Age

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo on Wednesday took Ghana higher into the digital age, with the launch of an advanced National Digital Property Addressing System that would accelerate the development and formalisation of the country’s economy, at the Accra International Conference Centre.

The innovative system, dubbed “ghanapostGPS”, which is poles ahead of similar systems deployed in the sub-region, is a location based system that would provide the most effective means of identifying every property and location in Ghana, as well as boost emergency services delivery across the country.

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Government to Mobilise to Close Infrastructure Gap - Veep

Vice President Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia, has said government would mobilise domestic and regional resources to close the infrastructure gap and other national needs in view of the dwindling overseas development aid to Ghana.

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Let’s Refocus on Agriculture – Yofi Grant

The Chief Executive Officer of Ghana Investment Promotion Centre’s (GIPC), Yofi Grant has underscored the need for Ghana to refocus on agriculture saying, it will shape the fortunes of the country.

Speaking at the USAID FinGap Agric and Agribusiness Investment Forum on how to create opportunities along the agricultural value chain, Tuesday, Mr Grant noted that refocusing on agriculture will ensure food security, alleviate poverty and also improve the growth of the country’s gross domestic product (GDP).

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President Courts Caribbean Investors

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, Tuesday, assured the business community of the security of their investments in Ghana, and asked the private sector to harness the opportunities inherent in the business climate.

He said with his Administration’s policies geared towards facilitating business and industrial growth, and positioning Ghana as the most business and people-friendly economy on the continent, a formidable public-private partnership was the most viable way of building a competitive economy.

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Ghana to Benefit from US$60 Billion Chinese Fund for Africa… Signs New Agreement with China

Ghana and China have signed a new agreement under the Joint Commission on Economic, Trade and Technical Cooperation to enable Ghana benefit from a US$60 billion Chinese support for Africa.
Per the agreement, Ghana will receive financial support for the development of sectors including power, transport, telecommunications, education and municipal construction.

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