Business News of Friday, 21 February 2020Source: 3news.comCoronavirus may have negative impact on Ghana, gov’t must prepare – TerkperSeth Terkper, Former Finance MinisterFormer Finance Minister Seth Terkper has admonished government to take seriously, the thought of a possible impact of the novel coronavirus on Ghana’s economy, should the virus continue to spread. He cited the growing trade relations between Ghana and China, and the dependence of assistance from China as areas which could be impacted negatively. This according to former finance minister Seth Terkper, could impact Ghana’s economy if the spread of the virus continues at its current rate. “So all I’m cautioning is for government to take the possible impact of this coronavirus a little more seriously. Trade deals between Ghana and China increased significantly, making Ghana move up 7th position among African countries.
Source: GhanaWeb February 21, 2020 18:00 UTC