The Honorable Minister of Finance, Mr. Ken Ofori-Atta set the tone for the 2018 Budget Statement reading by commending the government’s effort to remain fiscally disciplined and adhering to the limits set in its maiden Budget Statement read on 5 March 2017. He reiterated that, this was achieved through the competent leadership of the government and judicious management of the public funds.
A snapshot of the economy’s performance over the ten (10) month period the government assumed office was outlined as follows:
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