Economy satisfactory - Ghana central bank chief

The Governor of the Bank of Ghana, Dr. Paul Acquah said that the economy has performed well over the last year but cautioned that the government needs to sustain its macroeconomic policies with emphasis on consolidating efforts on fiscal and monetary policy.

Dr Acquah told journalists after the first meeting of the Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) set up by the Central Bank to monitor interest rates, that the government budget added some impetus to the economy.

Revenue growth was robust and on t