President Akufo-Addo woos Spanish investors to Ghana |



President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo on Friday called on the Spanish Government to lend support to his government’s doable transformation agenda for Ghana.

Promoting Ghana’s favourable economic and business climate, the President said there were many areas of investment interest that both countries could work at for the mutual benefit of its peoples and strengthen existing ties.

President Akufo-Addo made the call when the outgoing Spanish Ambassador to Ghana, Maria Jesus Alonso, called at the Flag Staff House in Accra to bid him farewell after a three-year duty tour of the country.

He said with Ghana aiming to make its econony one dependent on partnerships and equity investments, flagship policies like the “One District, One Factory”, “One Village, One Dam,” and the “Planting for food and Jobs” project were areas of possible investment for Spain’s business community.

President Akufo-Addo expressed appreciation to Spain for the numerous support it had extended to Ghana, particularly in the area of potable water delivery.

He thanked Spain for providing support in the fight against piracy in the Gulf of Guinea, saying that Spain had a role to play in the security of the sub-region.

The President said Ghana and Spain had had good economic relations spanning 50 years, adding that both countries had a lot to contribute to each other to further boost ties.

He wished the outgoing Envoy well in her future endeavours and urged her to continue her good work to promote the interest of Ghana.

 

Source: GNA



Published on 29 July 2017 | 7:37 am at Source