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Ghana to Host African Continental Free Trade Area Secretariat

The Assembly of Heads of State and Government of the African Union (AU) Sunday selected Ghana as the host country for the Secretariat of the African Continental (AfCFTA) Free Trade Area. The decision was announced at the 12th AU Extraordinary Summit held in Niamey, Niger, after Ghana beat-off competition from Egypt, Eswatini, Ethiopia, Kenya, Madagascar and Senegal.

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GIPC Signs MoU with Malta Enterprise to Boost Trade and Investments in Both Countries

The Ghana Investment Promotion Centre (GIPC) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Malta Enterprise, Malta’s economic development agency, tasked with attracting new foreign direct investment as well as facilitating the growth of existing operations, on 24th June 2019. The MoU empowers both parties to set up a strategic think-tank composed of officers from both agencies and partnered stakeholders who will devise a three (3) year strategy covering areas of mutual interest. 

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Ghana – China Investment Forum 2019

As a premium partner for the 3rd edition of the China Trade Week (CTW) Ghana 2019, the Ghana Investment Promotion Centre (GIPC) organized the Ghana China Investment Forum on 20th June 2019 at the Accra International Conference Centre.

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What is the Position of the GIPC Law in Relation to Retail Trade in Ghana?

The Ghana Investment Promotion Centre (GIPC) is an agency of the Government of the Republic of Ghana and established under the GIPC Act, 2013 (Act 865) to among others, encourage and promote investments in Ghana and to provide for the creation of an attractive incentive framework and a transparent, predictable and facilitating environment for investments in Ghana.

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Land Acquisition Processes in Ghana

Ghana as a country is blessed with immense dynamics of landforms. When obtaining land in the country, there are certain procedures one has to go through to enable smooth acquisition such as appropriate registration with the relevant agencies in order to avoid future disputes and forfeiture.

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