IMF World Economic Outlook puts Ghana in the lead

IMF World Economic Outlook puts Ghana in the lead

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Ghana’s economy is skyrocketing. That is what the World Bank and the International Monetary Fund (IMF) predict for this year. The IMF talks of a growth rate of 8.8% in its World Economic Outlook, which would make Ghana the fastest growing economy in the world in 2019. Last year, the country’s economy grew by 5.6%, putting it in sixth position. Where does this new impetus come from? And in which sectors is Ghana doing particularly well?