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Finance Minister inaugurates Multi-Agency Petroleum Revenue Committee
6th November 2017

Accra, Nov 6, GNA - Finance Minister Mr Ken Ofori-Atta has inaugurated the Multi-Agency Petroleum Revenue Committee (MAPREC) to coordinate the efforts of state institutions in the oil and gas sector in order to improve petroleum revenue...

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Govt to pay 17-19% interest on energy bond
6th November 2017

Government may not be paying anything less than 17 percent in interest for the energy bond. At least this is the indication from managers of the bond following the announcement of their estimated interest rate for the energy bond. Lead...

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Energy bond unsuccessful after two tries
6th November 2017

Government failed to meet its target for the first tranche of the energy bond after a second attempt. The government was seeking to raise 6 billion cedis under two separate bonds. But it accrued a total of 4.69 billion cedis after it closed...

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Ghana oil and gas sector scores high in Resource Governance Index 2017
2nd November 2017

Ghana’s oil and gas sector scores a satisfactory 67 of 100 points in the 2017 Resource Governance Index (RGI), making it the best performer in sub-Saharan Africa. This is contained in a Natural Resource Governance Institute (NRGI) release...

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Begoro SHS Converts Leaking Lab Into Classroom
20th October 2017

THE BEGORO Senior High School (SHS) in the Eastern Region continues to be bedeviled with serious infrastructural challenge, which is affecting smooth academic work. The school’s laboratory is currently in tatters. The state of the...

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Planning Ministry to track oil revenue expenditure
20th October 2017

The Ministry of Planning is working with other government agencies to roll out the Petroleum Revenues Information System (PRIS) aimed at ensuring effective spending of oil revenues on infrastructure projects.  The PRIS, also seeks to enhance...

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