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22nd September 2017

G20 Compact with Africa Finance Ministers call for African ownership of CWA

September 8, 2017 Strong leadership, macro-economic stability, adequate infrastructure, entrepreneurial skills, tax reforms and African ownership of the Compact with Africa process were issues high on the agenda of Finance Ministers attending the first G-20 […]
22nd September 2017

CWA Re-focus Attention On Areas Of Investments In Ghana

September 8, 2017 Strong leadership, macro-economic stability, adequate infrastructure, entrepreneurial skills, tax reforms and African ownership of the Compact with Africa process were issues high on the agenda of Finance Ministers attending the first G-20 […]
22nd September 2017

The Compact with Africa – opportunities, challenges and the importance of peer learning

September 11, 2017 The first meeting in Africa of Finance Ministers and representatives from the G-20 Compact with Africa (CWA) countries took place last week in Accra, Ghana. While Germany’s G-20 Presidency must be applauded […]
22nd September 2017

Trade and Industrialization in Africa: two peas in a pod?

September 21, 2017 Will there ever be the ‘African Tigers’? A question begging answers. A look at the manufacturing sector’s total contribution to African economies is telling. Since 1980, the sector has grown more slowly […]
18th September 2017
ACET President Dr. K.Y. Amoako

G-20 Compact Africa: Opportunities & challenges

September 15, 2017 The first meeting in Africa of Finance Ministers and representatives from the G-20 Compact with Africa (CWA) countries recently took place in Accra, Ghana. While Germany’s G-20 presidency must be applauded for […]
12th September 2017

The Compact with Africa gives credence to the importance of peer learning

September 11, 2017 The first meeting in Africa of Finance Ministers and representatives from the G-20 Compact with Africa (CWA) countries took place last week in Accra, Ghana. While Germany’s G-20 Presidency must be applauded […]
11th September 2017

The Battle for African trade pits US against China

If the U.S. and China have their way, Africa could soon begin to reach its potential as the next great frontier for apparel and textile sourcing. While there are determined efforts by the U.S. government […]
11th September 2017

Ghana’s Vice President confident Africa is ready for economic transformation

September 8, 2017 According to the African Transformation Report, a flagship publication by African Center for Economic Transformation (ACET), launched in October 2014, on the measures of economic transformation, “Africa has been lagging behind East […]
11th September 2017

Compact countries to reform public sector to attract FDIs

September 8, 2017 Countries under the G20 Compact With Africa (CWA) initiative agreed here on Wednesday to use a reformed public sector as an incentive for attracting both domestic and Foreign Direct Investments (FDIs). In […]