The Finance Minister, Ken Ofori-Atta, says in line for objective of building a strong a economy for jobs and prosperity, government outlined a number of priority projects for the 2019 budget.
He said, â€œthey include maintaining macro economic stability, mordenising agriculture, provision of efficient infrastructure, industrialisation, private sector growth and entrepreneurship social intervention policies and financial sector clean up.â€
Presenting the 2019 mid year budget review of the government to Parliament Monday, July 29, he revealed that government is delivering on the real change that Ghanaians voted for.
â€œAm happy to announce that these priority projects are on and weâ€™re delivering on the real change that Ghanains voted so massively for in December 2016.â€
â€œIn the last 31 on months, year after year, budget after budget, together with the active support of the people and businesses, we are building a confident, stronger and ambitious economy.â€
â€œThe shared progress that we are making is real and the credit for this success is in fact a shared one with the people who were elected to lead, serve and obey.â€
He however added that the country faces serious risk and challenges.
â€œIt must be stressed that we continue to face serious risk and challenges which we must with the support of the people tackle head-on because these risk and challenges combine to slow our efforts to improve with urgency and discipline.â€