Monthly Archives: August 2015

Inflation Report: Ghana’s Economic Recovery Seems To Be On Track As Producer Price Inflation Declines in July / AnangTawiah.com

Background I reported in my August Outlook Report that considering the numerous macro and micro economy related corrective actions that the government and the IMF had been working on, coupled with e fact the IMF package was also front-loaded, meaning

Inflation Report: Ghana’s Economic Recovery Seems To Be On Track As Producer Price Inflation Declines in July / AnangTawiah.com

Background I reported in my August Outlook Report that considering the numerous macro and micro economy related corrective actions that the government and the IMF had been working on, coupled with e fact the IMF package was also front-loaded, meaning

Macro-Economic Analysis Report: Food Price Inflation On Local Ghanaian Markets Declines In August…

Economic Recovery Tracker:  Food Prices On Local Ghanaian Markets Decline In August… Introduction Ghana’s inflation has been on an upward trajectory since June, 2014. And this persistent rises of food inflation prices have generally attributed to currency depreciation caused by

Macro-Economic Analysis Report: Food Price Inflation On Local Ghanaian Markets Declines In August…

Economic Recovery Tracker:  Food Prices On Local Ghanaian Markets Decline In August… Introduction Ghana’s inflation has been on an upward trajectory since June, 2014. And this persistent rises of food inflation prices have generally attributed to currency depreciation caused by

International Finance Report: 11 Potential Effects of The Chinese Yuan Devaluation On The Ghanaian Cedi and Economy

1. Potentially Reduced Aid/Foreign Direct Investments from China Where there may be a direct impact will be on the investment side. Chinese state companies have been on a huge drive to build roads, airports, railways, power stations and schools, etc.

International Finance Report: 11 Potential Effects of The Chinese Yuan Devaluation On The Ghanaian Cedi and Economy

1. Potentially Reduced Aid/Foreign Direct Investments from China Where there may be a direct impact will be on the investment side. Chinese state companies have been on a huge drive to build roads, airports, railways, power stations and schools, etc.

Currency Report: 12 Effects of US Fed Interest Rate Increase on the Ghana Cedi

Looking at the above infograph, it becomes immediately apparent that Africa is not a significant trading partner of the US.  However, the extent to which Ghana will be adversely impacted by this policy will depend on how exposed we are

Currency Report: 12 Effects of US Fed Interest Rate Increase on the Ghana Cedi

Looking at the above infograph, it becomes immediately apparent that Africa is not a significant trading partner of the US.  However, the extent to which Ghana will be adversely impacted by this policy will depend on how exposed we are

Trade Analysis: Chinese Trade and Assistance to Africa

China has spent nearly $100 billion in African projects over the last decade — and Jane Goodall is not impressed. Between 2000 and 2011, China spent more than $73 billion investing in natural resources, mines, oil wells and other projects

Trade Analysis: Chinese Trade and Assistance to Africa

China has spent nearly $100 billion in African projects over the last decade — and Jane Goodall is not impressed. Between 2000 and 2011, China spent more than $73 billion investing in natural resources, mines, oil wells and other projects

eCommerce Report: Ghana’s Top 21 eCommerce Websites

Introduction The Ghana Interbank Payment and Settlement Systems (GhIPSS) launched an internet payment gateway to enable holders of domestic Automated Teller Machine (ATM) cards to make payments and purchases online. The launch of the ‘gh-link e-Commerce’ is to promote e-commerce

eCommerce Report: Ghana’s Top 21 eCommerce Websites

Introduction The Ghana Interbank Payment and Settlement Systems (GhIPSS) launched an internet payment gateway to enable holders of domestic Automated Teller Machine (ATM) cards to make payments and purchases online. The launch of the ‘gh-link e-Commerce’ is to promote e-commerce

e-Commerce Technology Report: The New Opportunities, Benefits as Well As Threats Offered By The Launch of Ghana’s GhIPSS Gh-Link e-Commerce Gateway Protocol

 Background The Ghana Interbank Payment and Settlement Systems Limited (GhIPSS) is a wholly owned subsidiary of the Bank of Ghana. It was incorporated in May 2007 with a mandate to implement and manage interoperable payment system infrastructures for banks and

e-Commerce Technology Report: The New Opportunities, Benefits as Well As Threats Offered By The Launch of Ghana’s GhIPSS Gh-Link e-Commerce Gateway Protocol

 Background The Ghana Interbank Payment and Settlement Systems Limited (GhIPSS) is a wholly owned subsidiary of the Bank of Ghana. It was incorporated in May 2007 with a mandate to implement and manage interoperable payment system infrastructures for banks and