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Ghana: Fiscal deficit widens to above-target 6.1% of GDP in Jan-Jul

    EmergingMarketWatch
    28 September 2021
    • Deficit exceeds 5.7% target as result of revenue underperformance
    • Expenditures are under-executed but not enough to revenue impact
    • Primary deficit reaches1.9% of GDP, exceeding target too