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The World Bank’s Evolutionary Approach to Mining Sector …

has supported 35 mining sector reform projects of over $1 million—with total funding of more than $1 billion—in 24 countries in the 22 years follow- ing the initial assistance provided to Ghana …

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Ghana Targets New Value-Added Fiscal Regime for Minerals ...

 · The new regime is part of what the Vice President describes as paradigm shift from raw mineral exports to value addition and utilisation of Ghana will soon introduce a new fiscal regime for the minerals sector to ensure that the country derives maximum benefit from the extractives sector, Vice President Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia has announced.

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Gold mining sees increased activity and business reforms ...

Despite the recent increase in activity and efforts to improve the business environment, the mining industry still faces some significant hurdles. The most pressing is illegal mining, known locally as galamsey, which over the past decade has seen the establishment of many unregistered, small-scale mining operations.

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Government targeting new fiscal regime for the mining ...

The government plans to introduce a new fiscal regime for the mining sector, Vice President Mahamudu Bawumia has said. The new laws and regulations are to ensure Ghana derives maximum benefit from the extraction of mineral resources, the Vice President said.

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OUR MISSION - World Bank

-The New Mining lndustry 4 4 5 ... the mining lige:nsing and fiscal regime, institutional strengthening and capacity ... The World Bank has been active in mining sector reform for over a decade. Reforms not only attract private investment, but

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Contribution Minerals and Mining Sector to National ...

The mining sector has therefore been an important part of our economy, with gold accounting for over 90% of the sector. Ghana is the second largest gold producer in Africa and the 9th largest producer in the world. The sector directly contributed 38.3% of Ghana’s total corporate tax earnings, 27.6% of government revenue and 6% GDP in 2011.

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Corporate income taxes, mining royalties and other mining ...

PwC Corporate income taxes, mining royalties and other mining taxes—2012 update 3 as “ring fencing”. The Ghana government, in the 2012 Budget Statement, proposed an increase to the corporate income tax rate from 25% to 35% and an additional tax of 10% on mining companies. Ghana’s proposed tax increases are likely to take

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New fiscal regime for Mining sector soon – Vice President

General News of Monday, 6 August 2018 Source: 3news.com 06 Veep Bawumia with chiefs and people of the Essikado Traditional Area Government will soon introduce a new fiscal regime for the mining sector to ensure Ghana derives maximum benefit from the extraction of her mineral resources, the Vice President, Dr.

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recent reforms in fiscal regime of mining sector in ghana

Fiscal Regime Of Mining Sector In Ghana . recent reforms in fiscal regime of mining sector in ... fiscal regime of mining sector in ghana. that are relevant to mining and to which ghana is a …

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Govt. to introduce New Fiscal Regime for Mining Sector ...

Government will soon introduce a new fiscal regime for the mining sector to ensure Ghana derives maximum benefit from the extraction of her mineral resources, the …

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In Ghana, civil society is driving mining and oil reforms ...

Ghanaian CSOs engaging on these and other extractive sector reform efforts have a dauntingly full plate. This is in some ways a product of their own effectiveness. At Oxfam, we will be working with them to help drive the extractives reform agenda in Ghana, with the global oil and mining industries, and with the international financial institutions.

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Oil, Gas, and Mining Fiscal Terms | Natural Resource ...

The fiscal regime for mining or petroleum should be clearly established by laws and regulations that should be readily accessible to the public. Minimizing parties' discretion to alter fiscal terms in individual contracts facilitates contract enforcement and the application of a coherent sector-wide fiscal strategy, and reduces the risk of ...

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Ghana - U.S. Department of State | Home Page

Private sector growth in Ghana has been constrained by limited financing opportunities for private investment. Almost two decades after the beginning of financial sector reforms in …

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hensive public sector reform programmes, and in many cases have received assist-ance from international institutions. However, despite the tremendous efforts and resources that have been allocated to this endeavour, progress remains scant. Public sector management reforms are a central feature of economic policy reform programmes.

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New fiscal regime for mining sector soon – Bawumia ...

Government will soon introduce a new fiscal regime for the mining sector to ensure Ghana derives maximum benefit from the extraction of her mineral resources, the Vice President Dr. Mahamudu ...

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2017 Budget Highlights - PwC

PwC Ghana 2017 Budget Highlights Commentary “Government’s selection of the theme ... current tax exemptions regime. The one measure that has already ... The reforms of the pensions sector has led to the establishment of a number of

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The Mining Industry in Ghana: A Blessing or a Curse

to economic and political reforms, the international mining industry is expanding in areas formerly closed to mineral exploration for legal, political and economic reasons and new mining projects progress into remote areas of the world (Madeley, 1999). Over the past decade more than 100 countries have introduced new

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Ghana Overview - worldbank.org

Recent Economic Developments. Ghana’s economic performance improved significantly in 2017 after a difficult 2016. The fiscal deficit dropped to 6% of gross domestic product (GDP) in 2017 from 9.3% in 2016, underpinned by serious fiscal consolidation efforts.

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Mining Industry Prospects in Africa - African Development Bank

The African Development Bank is currently actively involved in supporting the development of the mining sector in Africa. Through its public and private sector operations, the Bank has intensified efforts in recent years to foster the role of mining industry as a catalyst for economic growth and poverty alleviation on the continent.

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Fiscal Regimes for Extractive Industries: Design and ...

income countries. In recent years, proven reserves worldwide have increased while extraction rates have accelerated. No doubt most of this is due to technological change and high prices. Nevertheless, fiscal regimes seem to play a role: for example, fiscal regime revisions from

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recent reforms in fiscal regime of mining sector in ghana

Tax Reforms & Revenue Mobilisation: A Case Study of the Mining Sector of Ghana . assess the impact of fiscal regimes in the mining sector in Ghana on revenue . a holistic review of the principle of ring-fencing and identifying new sources.

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Contribution Minerals and Mining Sector to National ...

The mining sector has therefore been an important part of our economy, with gold accounting for over 90% of the sector. Ghana is the second largest gold producer in Africa and the 9th largest producer in the world. The sector directly contributed 38.3% of Ghana’s total corporate tax earnings, 27.6% of government revenue and 6% GDP in 2011.

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Shifting sands: changes in community perceptions of mining ...

The mining sector is currently a major foreign exchange earner and contributes to long-term capital formation and fiscal payment to the state. However, the industry continues to have adverse consequences on the lives of local community dwellers, most of …

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New Fiscal Regime for Mining Sector Soon – Bawumia ...

Government will soon introduce a new fiscal regime for the mining sector to ensure Ghana derives maximum benefit from the extraction of her mineral resources, the …

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Vice President: New Fiscal Regime For Ghana's Mining ...

Aug//-Ghana’s government has announced that it would soon introduce a new fiscal regime for the mining sector to ensure Ghana derives maximum benefit from the …

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Invest in Ghana A stable springboard into West Africa

Invest in ana Betting on fiscal prudence and the oil sector rebound Recent growth performance Following a slowdown in growth in 2009, and with the dawn of oil production from the Jubilee oilfields (Figure 2). Ghana’s economy gained momentum in 2010 4 5 recording real GDP growth of 7.9%. After officially commencing oil production

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Fiscal Management of Mining and Petroleum in West Africa

The conference brings together government officials from selected countries in West Africa with current or prospective mining and petroleum activities. The topic is how to improve fiscal management of mining and petroleum, integrating fiscal regime design, revenue administration, and macro-fiscal policy.

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IMPACT OF MINING SECTOR INVESTMENT IN GHANA: A …

The historical importance of mining in the economic development of Ghana is considerable and well documented, with the country’s colonial name -- Gold Coast --reflecting the importance of the mining sector. Gold dominates the mining sector and 1 THE WORLD BANK. 1992, Strategy for African Mining. World Bank Technical Paper 81, African

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Introduction - Third World Network-Africa

The Fiscal Regime of Ghana’s Mining Sector. The fiscal regime defines an array of taxes, rents, fees and tax incentives to foreign investors in the mining sector. The quanta of these taxes and incentives have mirrored policy changes in the mining sector since independence.

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Ghana's government focuses on reforming small-scale mining ...

Ghana’s small-scale artisanal gold mining sector was first legalised in 1989 with the promulgation of the Small-scale Gold Mining Act, which established the Precious Minerals Marketing Corporation (PMMC), the industry’s main marketer and the sole buyer of small-scale gold and diamond mining …

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Eastern region: Vice president devalues NPP's 'world bank ...

 · New fiscal regime for Mining sector soon – Vice President. Ghana Web 06th August 2018 . Read More. Internet in eastern Ethiopia shut down amid regional violence - residents. ... “I hope for a new beginning for Ghana football”- Prez. Akufo Addo to NC. Football 7 hours ago.

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Vice President: New Fiscal Regime For Ghana's Mining ...

Aug//-Ghana’s government has announced that it would soon introduce a new fiscal regime for the mining sector to ensure Ghana derives maximum benefit from the …

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Government hailed for lifting ban on galamsey - Graphic Online

Speaking to the Daily Graphic after the launch of the new mining reforms, the Convener of the Media Coalition Against Galamsey, Mr Kenneth Ashigbey, said the new move was a step in the right ...

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Govt. to introduce New Fiscal Regime for Mining Sector ...

Government will soon introduce a new fiscal regime for the mining sector to ensure Ghana derives maximum benefit from the extraction of her mineral resources, the …

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Attitudes of local people to mining policies and interventions

MC and other mining sector institutions, the mining sector fiscal regime was revised, state– owned mines were privatized, favorable financial and legal provisions were made to encourage investments and mining sector institutions were strengthened.

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Financial and monetary policies in Ghana: A review of ...

The subsequent section reviews the monetary policy outcomes after the financial sector reforms. The final section provides the concluding remarks. 2. Developments in the monetary and financial sector2.1. Banking laws and regulations. Ghana's banking sector appears vibrant compared to those in other countries of the sub-region.

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Political Economy of the Mining Sector in Ghana

poor impact of mining on Ghana’s economic development. This section highlights the vulnerabilities in mining sector governance along the natural resource management value chain and explains why it has been difficult to implement policies that could improve social welfare.

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Mining: Sector Results Profile - World Bank

The World Bank has supported 41 mining sector reform (technical assistance) projects in 24 countries since 1988. The reforms have contributed to an increase in investment in the mining sector and related economic indicators such as exports, fiscal revenues and gross domestic product (GDP) in recipient countries.

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New Fiscal Regime for Mining Sector Soon – Vice President ...

Vice President Bawumia indicated that a new fiscal regime similar to the one prevailing in the oil sector would soon be introduced in the mining sector. “We have a regime that we are implementing for the oil sector, and we want to implement the same regime for the mining sector.

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The Fiscal Regime for Uganda’s Mining Sector: A Need for ...

The Ugandan government has declared its intention to enact a new fiscal regime for the mining sector. This brief is a response to a request by the Ministry of Finance, Planning and Economic Development to review the prevailing regime and inform the government’s approach to revising it.

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