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Coronavirus: Finance Minister commits suicide over crisis

By:brightwebtv.com/nana asare barimah Mr Thomas Schaefer, 54, was Hesse state’s finance chief for 10 years and had been working “day and night” to help companies and workers deal with the economic impact of the pandemic.PHOTO: EPA-EFE The Finance Minister of Germany’s Hesse State, Thomas Schaefer, has committed suicide apparently after …

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Over $8 million dollars used to print new cedi notes – Finance Minister

By:brightwebtv.com/nana asare barimah Finance Minister, Ken Ofori-Atta Listen to the Article Finance Minister, Ken Ofori-Atta, has revealed that a total amount of US$8.98 million was used by the Bank of Ghana to print the new GH¢100 and GH¢200 notes. Addressing Parliament on Tuesday, 17th March 2020, he explained that the …

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Audio: Finance Minister justifies incessant borrowing

By:brightwebtv.com/nana asare barimah Ken Ofori-Atta, Finance Minister “We won’t borrow if we don’t need it.” This was a response by Finance Minister to the Minority on incessant borrowing. He explained that, if revenues are not moving as fast as it should, government will continue to supplement. The opposition National Democratic …

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Banking sector: Saving depositors, investors has been costly – Finance Minister

By:brightwebtv.com/nana asare barimah Ken Ofori-Atta, the Finance Minister The intervention by the government to save depositors and investors whose funds were locked up with failed financial institutions has been very costly. This is according to the Finance Minister, Ken Ofori-Atta. Presenting the 2020 budget and financial policy in Parliament on …

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Video: Minority taunts Finance Minister over ‘Bye Bye’ budget

Video: Minority taunts Finance Minister over ‘Bye Bye’ budget By;brightwebtv.com/nana asare barimah The Minority in Parliament has tagged the 2019 Budget presented by the Finance Minister, Ken Ofori-Atta as ‘Bye Bye Budget.’ Amidst chants and heckling with shouts, the Minority held placards displaying how they perceived the 2019 Budget. According …

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Finance Ministry ‘responsible’ for PDS debacle – Former Minister

By:brightwebtv/nana asare barimah Dr Kwabena Donkor, former Power Minister Former Power Minister under the erstwhile National Democratic Congress administration, Dr Kwabena Donkor has blamed the Finance Ministry for the Power Distribution Services’ (PDS) concession agreement debacle. “The first person that we have to hold responsible for this debacle is the …

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Budget review: Finance Minister wants ¢6.3bn more to spend in 6 months

By:brightwebtv.com/nana asare barimah     Finance Minister ready to present the Mid-year Review and Supplementary Budget Finance Minister Ken Ofori Atta is seeking approval to spend some ¢6.3 billion in its Supplementary Budget for the remaining months of the fiscal year. This was contained in the order paper for Monday’s …

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Who did you pay the judgement debt to? – Ato Forson questions Finance Minister

by:brightwebtv/nana asare barimah   Former Deputy Minister for Finance and Member of Parliament for Ajumako-Enyan-Esiam Constituency, Cassiel Ato Forson has called on government to give a breakdown of individuals and companies they paid judgement debts to. According to him, the Finance Minister’s revelation of government inheriting over GH¢400 million judgement …

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BREAKING NEWS -Finance Minister Storms port and Harbour, Fires 20 Customs Officers

  By:brightwebtv.com/nana asare barimah On a working visit to the Tema port, the Finance Minister together with Minister for Transport discovered the continued non-performance of 20 customs officers. These officers have been directed to be put on an immediate transfer. More soon!!!!, Source:brightwebtv.com/nana asare barimah

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No more deputies; Finance Minister ordered to appear in Parliament

  By:brightwebtv.com/Martin awuku The Speaker of Parliament, Prof. Mike Oquaye has directed the Finance Minister, Ken Ofori-Atta to be in Parliament himself to answer questions filed by Members of the House.   Prof. Mike Oquaye’s ruling follows the Minority’s insistence that the Minister and not his deputies be present to …

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