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New Tax on Petroleum Products (December 02, 2014) by Wendy Zeldin

On November 19, 2014, Ghana's Parliament adopted into law controversial legislation that introduces a special petroleum ...

Topic: Oil and gas; Taxation; Value-added tax
Jurisdiction: Ghana

Parliament Passes Revised Law Governing Investments (July 30, 2013) by Hanibal Goitom

On July 18, 2013, Ghana's Parliament adopted the Ghana Investment Promotion Centre Bill 2013, which, if ...

Topic: Foreign investment
Jurisdiction: Ghana

Tax Measures Introduced (July 18, 2013) by Constance Johnson

Ghana's government is facing a revenue shortfall and has recently introduced a number of tax measures ...

Topic: Taxation
Jurisdiction: Ghana

Local Content Likely to Be Required in Energy Sector (April 26, 2011) by Constance Johnson

Speaking on April 21, 2011, in Accra, Ghana, Deputy Minister of Energy Inusah Fuseini discussed the ...

Topic: Energy
Jurisdiction: Ghana

Parliament Approves Petroleum Management Bill (March 07, 2011) by Hanibal Goitom

On March 2, 2011, the 230-member unicameral Ghanaian Parliament approved the petroleum management bill, which seeks ...

Topic: Natural resources
Jurisdiction: Ghana

Ban on Importation of Used Appliances (October 12, 2010) by Hanibal Goitom

On September 28, 2010, the 332-member unicameral Ugandan Parliament passed the Finance (Amendment) Bill 2010 which, ...

Topic: Foreign trade and international finance
Jurisdiction: Ghana; Uganda

Petroleum Revenue Management Bill Discussed (August 11, 2010) by Hanibal Goitom

It was reported on August 9, 2010, that a two-day workshop on the Petroleum Revenue Management ...

Topic: Energy
Jurisdiction: Ghana

New Bill Regulating Bauxite Draws Criticism (December 18, 2008) by Hanibal Goitom

It was reported on December 15, 2008, that a new bill, the Aluminum Authority and Integrated ...

Topic: Mineral resources and mines
Jurisdiction: Ghana

Anti-Terrorism Bill (August 29, 2008) by Wendy Zeldin

On July 18, 2008, the Parliament of Ghana passed an anti-terrorism bill into law. According to ...

Topic: Terrorism
Jurisdiction: Ghana

Human Trafficking (July 02, 2008) by Hanibal Goitom

Despite significant efforts, Ghana falls short of complying with minimum, international standards against human trafficking, a ...

Topic: Human trafficking
Jurisdiction: Ghana

Minimum Wage Increase (April 02, 2008) by Wendy Zeldin

On March 5, 2008, Ghana's National Tripartite Committee (NTC) announced that the country's daily minimum wage ...

Topic: Labor
Jurisdiction: Ghana

Two Men Charged with Sodomy (December 02, 2007) by Hanibal Goitom

The INTERNATIONAL HERALD TRIBUNE reported that a British journalist and a 19-year old Ghanaian have been ...

Topic: Crime and law enforcement; Criminal code
Jurisdiction: Ghana

Phone Chip Registration (November 02, 2007) by Wendy Zeldin

It was reported in late September 2007 that Ghana's National Communication Authority (NCA) was introducing reforms ...

Topic: Communications
Jurisdiction: Ghana

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Last updated: December 02, 2014