A Technical Economic Advisor to the Vice President, Dr Samuel Frimpong, has stated that the government will deliberately accelerate efforts at making science and technology a major tool in development going into the next four years.
The World Bank has said it did not provide any financing or guarantees to the independent power producers (IPPs) that signed power purchase agreements with the Government of Ghana (GoG) or the Electricity Company of Ghana (ECG) during the country’s energy crisis.
The Chief Executive of Ernest Chemists, Mr Ernest Bediako Sampong, has said the implementation of the African Continental Free Trade Agreement (AfCFTA) will create more employment opportunities in the pharmaceutical industry.
The government has, through the implementation of the One-District-One-Factory (1D1F) programme, mobilised a total of GH¢2.3 billion from local financial institutions to support the implementation of the flagship programme.
Ghana remains the best option for investors looking to explore opportunities presented by the African Continental Free Trade Agreement (AfCFTA) which took off on January 1, this year, a Technical Advisor at the Ministry of Trade and Industry (MoTI), Mr Anthony Nyame-Baafi, has said.
An integrated programme to protect the biodiversity of mangroves and other fragile ecosystems in West Africa to enhance their resilience to climate change in nine West African countries is being implemented.
A report by the Mckinsey Global Institute in 2017 indicated that 14 per cent of the global labour force, which translates to approximately 375 million people, need to transition to new occupational areas or categories and learn new skills all together to stay employed.