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|Ghana and the IMF|
Updated September 16, 2014
|The last Article IV Executive Board Consultation was on May 07, 2014. Listed below are items related to Ghana, in reverse chronological order (you can also view items by category).
|September 16, 2014 -- Press Release: IMF Mission Starts Discussions with Ghanaian Authorities on Possible Program|
|August 08, 2014 -- Press Release: Statement by IMF Deputy Managing Director Min Zhu on Ghana|
|June 06, 2014 -- Transcript of a Press Briefing by Gerry Rice, Director, Communications Department, International Monetary Fund|
|May 30, 2014 -- Ghana: 2014 Article IV Consultation-Staff Report; Press Release; and Statement by the Executive Director for Ghana|
Series: Country Report No. 14/129
|May 13, 2014 -- Press Release: IMF Executive Board Concludes 2014 Article IV Consultation with Ghana|
|May 13, 2014 -- IMF Survey : High Twin Deficits Pose Risks to Ghana’s Growth Outlook|
Having been the fastest-growing economy in sub-Saharan Africa in 2011, Ghana is heading for a third successive year of slower growth as large current account and budget deficits expose the economy to risks, the IMF says in its regular review.
|May 08, 2014 -- Transcript of a Press Briefing by Gerry Rice, Director, Communications Department, International Monetary Fund|
|April 12, 2014 -- Transcript of the International Monetary and Financial Committee (IMFC) Press Briefing|
|April 11, 2014 -- IMFC Statement by the Honorable Mohammed Laksaci, Governor, Banque d'Algerie, Algeria|
On behalf of: Islamic Republic of Afghanistan, Algeria, Ghana, Islamic Republic of Iran, Morocco, Pakistan, Tunisia. PDF File Size: 105Kb
|March 25, 2014 -- IMF Survey : IMF Opens Second West Africa Center to Build Capacity in Region|
With the aim of scaling up its support for capacity development in West Africa, the IMF opens a new regional technical assistance center in Accra, Ghana, the fifth such center in Africa and the ninth worldwide.
|March 24, 2014 -- Press Release: IMF Opens Fifth Regional Technical Assistance Center in Africa|
|February 26, 2014 -- Press Release: IMF Mission Urges Ghana Government to Address Short-Term Vulnerabilities|
|October 31, 2013 -- IMF Survey : New Financing Could Test West Africa’s Regulation, Supervision|
As West Africa seeks to mobilize new sources of financing, particularly for infrastructure, policymakers will have to address a host of cross-border regulatory and supervisory issues, a Ghana conference hears.
|October 29, 2013 -- Press Release: Statement by IMF Deputy Managing Director Naoyuki Shinohara at the Conclusion of his Visit to Ghana|
|October 22, 2013 -- Press Release: IMF and Ghana to Co-Host High-Level Conference on the Opportunities, Challenges of Financial Integration in West Africa|
|October 22, 2013 -- IMF Survey : Conference to Explore West African Regional Financial Integration|
Cross-border financial integration will be the centerpiece of a conference of West African policymakers and financial sector leaders to be held October 28 in Accra, Ghana.
|October 12, 2013 -- IMFC Statement by the Honorary Mohammed Laksaci, Governor, Bank of Algeria|
On behalf of: Islamic Republic of Afghanistan, Algeria, Ghana, Islamic Republic of Iran, Morocco, Pakistan, Tunisia. PDF File Size: 75Kb
|October 12, 2013 -- Transcript of the African Finance Ministers Press Conference|
|September 18, 2013 -- Press Release: Statement at the Conclusion of an IMF Staff Visit to Ghana|
|June 28, 2013 -- IMF Survey : Ghana’s Advance to Middle-income Status Requires Firm Policies|
Ghana is attracting significant foreign direct investment, but continued success will depend on strong political will to confront the country’s short-term vulnerabilities decisively, the IMF says.