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MINISTRY OF FISHERIES AND AQUACULTURE DEVELOPMENT

Fish remains one of Ghana’s most important non-traditional export commodities, earning about US$318m in 2014 as against US$183m in 2013, representing an increase of 34.4%, Hon. Sherry Ayitey, Minister for Fisheries and Aquaculture Development, has disclosed.

Created: 21 December 2015
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Parliament Approves Funds For Cocoa Purchases

 Parliament has approved a syndicated receivables-backed trade facility of US$300 million for cocoa purchases by the Ghana Cocoa Board (COCOBOD).

Created: 18 December 2015
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40-YEAR NATIONAL DEVELOPMENT PLAN FOR GHANA—NDPC ENDS PHASE ONE OF PUBLIC CONSULTATIONS

Phase one of the broad public consultations towards the formulation of a long-term National Development Plan for the country has ended, with a call on all Ghanaians to work together to forge a national vision for development.

Created: 18 December 2015
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TEN TECHNICAL INSTITUTIONS RECEIVE GRANTS FOR COMMERCIAL VENTURES UNDER IPUS COMPONENT OF DSIP

The first batch of ten Technical Institutions have been awarded between US$70 and US$100,000 to undertake commercial ventures under the Institutional Production Units (IPUs) component of the Development for Skills Project (DSIP).

Created: 18 December 2015
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MTN GHANA FOUNDATION DONATES MEDICAL EQUIPMENT TO LABOUR WARD OF KORLE-BU TEACHING HOSPITAL

As part of activities marking the 8th anniversary of Mobile Telecommunications Network (MTN) Ghana Foundation, the Foundation has donated medical equipment worth GHC129, 500.00 to the Labour Ward of the Obstetrics and Gynaecology Department of the Korle-Bu Teaching Hospital (KBTH).

Created: 18 December 2015
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YOUTH BRIDGE FOUNDATION TO COLLABORATE WITH GOVERNMENT ON YOUTH SERVICE BILL

The Youth Service Bill and Sports Development Bill are currently before Parliament, the Minister for Youth and Sports, Dr Mustapha Ahmed, has disclosed.

Created: 18 December 2015
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EDUCATION MINISTRY LAUNCHES SCHOOL MAPPING PORTAL

The School Mapping and Monitoring system, a programme under the Secondary Education Improvement Project (SEIP), has been launched under the host name www.ghanaschoolsinfo.org.
Speaking at the launch, the Minister for Education, Prof. Jane Naana Opoku-Agyeman, said citizen feedback options and real time updates through SMS numbers linked to the platform were some of the benefits of the project to the community.

Created: 18 December 2015
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GhIPSS To Roll Out E-Payment For LEAP Beneficiaries

The Ministry of Gender, Children and Social Protection and the Ghana Interbank Payment and Settlement System (GhIPSS) have signed a contract to roll out an electronic payment (e-payment) mechanism for the Livelihood Empowerment Against Poverty (LEAP) beneficiaries.

Created: 16 December 2015
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