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He says discussions are already underway among Finance Ministers in Africa to find mechanisms to restore the gains achieved in the face of no disease outbreak. Mr. Ofori-Atta had announced that the government will present a new budget to Parliament due to the current situatio ...

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The NPA in March this year launched the pilot phase of the policy in Kade in the Eastern region and Obuasi in the Ashanti Region. The policy is intended to change the current mode of gas distribution into a more secured and safe manner. The ...

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The reduction is taking effect at all its pumps with Diesel XP now selling at GHC4.32 and Super XP at GHC4.32, respectively. Petrol consumers who are facing tough times economically due to the virus situation, stand to save some money for other essential expenses at this critical ...

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Presenting the items, the Chief Information Officer at AirtelTigo, Prince Sarpong commended the Ministry of Health, Ghana Health Service, frontline medical staff and other stakeholders on the initiatives made to stop th ...

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The three reports set out how the company delivered growth and unlocked value by continuing to focus on executing its BRIGHT strategy. They also show how MTN operations strive to ensure that all who are touched ...

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The Bank has designed relief programmes including tenor extensions and interest rate reductions on eligible local currency loans for clients in vulnerable sectors highly impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic. Eligible clients are being offered customised solut ...

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The Vice President, Dr Mahamudu Bawumia launched a digital Command and Control Centre for Bulk Road Vehicle (BRV) and an Electronic Cargo Tracking System (ECT ...

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The Finance Minister, Ken Ofori-Atta, ...

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According to NHAG in a statement signed by its Executive Secretary, Theodore Dzeble, the demands are in response to severe challenges facing the hospitality sector in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic in ...

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The donation was received by the Chief of Staff, Madam Akosua Frema Opare in the presence of the Presidential Advi ...

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WASHINGTON, April 1, 2020 - The World Bank’s Board of Directors approved three grants totaling $ 133 million from the International Development Association, including funding from the Refugees and Host Communities sub-window IDA18 to help improve access to infrastructure and basic services for the poorest people in the regions South of Terza, Gorgol, Asbah, Gedi Maga, Western Basin, Eastern Basin, bordering Senegal and Mali.

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WASHINGTON, 1 avril 2020 —Le Conseil des administrateurs de la Banque mondiale a approuvé trois dons de l’Association internationale de développement (IDA)* d’un montant total de 133 millions de dollars, provenant notamment du Sous-guichet régional d’IDA18 pour l’aide aux réfugiés et aux communautés d’accueil.

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WASHINGTON, April 1, 2020 —The World Bank Board of Executive Directors approved three grants for a total of $133 million from the International Development Association (IDA)*, including funding from the Refugee and Host Communities IDA18 sub-window, to help improve access to basic infrastructure and services for poor and vulnerable communities in the southern regions of Trarza, Gorgol, Assaba, Guidimakha, Hodh el Gharbi and Hodh el Chargui at the borders with Senegal and Mali.

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The business mogul was speaking on Atinka TV s new programme, COVID-19-The Impact . The programme, which airs on Tuesda ...

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IDA Credit: US $60 million equivalent Maturity: 30 years Grace: 5 years IDA Scale-Up Facility Credit: US $140 million equivalent Maturity: 30 years Grace: 9 years Project ID: P169828 Project Objectives Description: The Program Development Objective of the operation is to: establish the policy and regulatory framework for environmentally sustainable investments in cocoa, agro-forestry, renewable energy, and energy efficiency; and boost domestic resource mobilization and strengthen the targeting of pro-poor programs

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IDA Credit: US $500 million equivalent Maturity: 38 years Grace: 6 years Project ID: P170480 Project Objectives Description: The Program Development Objective of the operation is to increase access to secondary education, provide responsive learning environments for girls and improve completion of quality secondary education for girls and boys.

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WASHINGTON D. C. March 31, 2020 – The World Bank’s Board of Executive Directors today approved a credit from IDA, the World Bank’s fund for the poorest countries, which will enable millions of young Tanzanians to access and complete secondary education in safer and better learning environments.

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QUICK FACTS Tanzania’s primary school enrollment 8.3 million (2015) increased to 10.1 million (2018) Tanzania’s secondary school enrollment 1.8 million (2015) increased to 2.2 million (2018) 300,000 The number of children that were unable to start secondary education due to a lack of space over the past two years 60,000 The number of children who drop out of lower secondary school, half of them girls, per year 5,500 The number of girls who drop out of school due to pregnancy, per year $500 million Total World Bank financing for SEQUIP to benefit 6.5 million students, half of them girls Over 50% The proportion of SEQUIP resources that will be devoted exclusively to girls Over its lifetime, SEQUIP will benefit: 6.5 million The total number of secondary school students 12,000 Female secondary school dropouts, particularly at-risk girls and young mothers, who will benefit from recognized, quality alternative education programs.

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These cities, which have been identified as the epicentres of the novel coronavirus in Ghana have been locked down as part of efforts to curb the spread of the disease. Ghana currently has a total number of 152 recorded cases, with five deaths ...

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This virus has also proven to be no respecter of persons, be they rich or poor, even the homeless. In the world today, travel restrictions and lockdowns have been at the top of protocols adopted by authorities. It is a phenomenon that ha ...

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This applies to all existing Electronic Money Issuers and Payment Service Providers that fall under the licence category required to meet the above certification. On account of security concerns, all existing financial technology firms that intend to integrate with the Ghana Inte ...

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IDA Credit: US $44 million equivalent Project ID: P167328 Project Objectives Description: The project development objective is to increase access to improved water and sanitation services in selected rural areas and small towns, and to strengthen the performance of sector institutions.

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IDA Grant: US $23 million equivalent Project ID: P170585 Project Objectives Description: The original project development objective is to improve utilization and quality of Reproductive Maternal Neonatal and Child Health (RMNCH) services in selected regions, and, in the event of an Eligible Crisis or Emergency, to provide immediate and effective response to said Eligible Crisis or Emergency.

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IDA Grant: US $66 million equivalent Project ID: P169332 Project Objectives Description: . The project development objectives are to improve access to local services in selected Localities; and strengthen the capacities of Local Governments to plan and manage local public services.

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As a result, some branches in the restricted/affected areas have been temporarily closed for banking business. In all, 27 out of ...

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