• Demand for made-in-Ghana handicraft increases.

    The industrial art and craft sub-sector contributed a total of $30,630,413 (1.08 per cent) of Ghana’s non-traditional exports (NTEs) earnings in 2020, the report on ‘Analysis of Non-Traditional Export Statistics’ has revealed. The figure indicates an increase of 110.88 per cent from $14,524,610 in 2019, and it is attributed to...
  • Rwanda: Qatar Airways acquires 60% of the new Kigali Airport

    The Government of Rwanda has signed an MoU for Qatar Airways to take a 60% stake in a new $1.3bn international airport in Rwanda. Less than a week after Rwanda signed a partnership with Paris-Saint-Germain (PSG), Qatar Airways has become the owner of the new Bugesera airport, still under...
  • Boeing, Ghana Sign MoU for Three 787-9 Dreamliner Jets

    The Government of Ghana plans to re-launch an airline with technologically-advanced 787-9 Dreamliner and Boeing services. DUBAI, United Arab Emirates, Nov. 19, 2019,/PRNewswire/ — Boeing and the Republic of Ghana announced today that the country intends to re-launch an airline starting with the 787-9 Dreamliner. The parties signed a...
  • Ghana Partners Ethiopian Airlines for Relaunch of National Airline.

    The Government of Ghana has reached an agreement with Ethiopian Airlines to relaunch its national airline with a 49% stake going to the investors. Addis Ababa-based Ethiopian Airlines has reached an agreement with the government of Ghana, foreshadowing the setup of a new national airline in Accra. Africa’s largest airline is advancing this...
  • Doing Business Report Ghana

    2019 World Bank Report: Ease of Doing Business in Ghana. Ranked 114 among 190 economies.

    Ghana has made progress to improve the ease of doing business, ranked 114 among 190 economies in the ease of doing business according to the World Bank Group 2019 Doing Business Report. Ghana has made progress to improve the ease of doing business, according to the World Bank Group...