Fiscal Management of Mining and Petroleum in West Africa
The conference brings together government officials from selected countries in West Africa with current or prospective mining and petroleum activities. The topic is how to improve fiscal management of mining and petroleum, integrating fiscal regime design, revenue administration, and macro-fiscalGhana: New guidelines for mining | Ghana | Oxford Business,,The mining sector has performed steadily over the past year, particularly in gold production. In all, it generated revenues of $2.83bn, an increase of 27% compared to 2009, while contributing over 6% to GDP. Investment in the sector reached $770m in 2010, bringing the cumulative total over the past decade to $6.2bn.NEITI and the mining sector reforms - UNCTAD | Home,NEITI AND THE MINING SECTOR REFORMS by Ms. Zainab Ahmed Executive Secretary, NEITI,development of a sector specific fiscal regime to improve on the current mining industry tax (For example payment of royalties were based on price list prepared by the Ministry in 2002) 11 .