Finance Minister, Ken Ofori-Atta, on behalf of the government presented the 2021 Mid-year budget review to Parliament Thursday.
Addressing the House, Ofori-Atta told Parliament that government will not spend beyond the GHc129 billion that was approved for it earlier in 2021.
Among other things, the minister indicated that the cedi has been relatively stable against major trading currencies this year.
Ofori-Atta also announced that the government has plans to create about 1 million jobs as part of a three-year strategy to address youth unemployment in the country.
Below are some of the highlights of the 2021 mid-year budget review;