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China Trade Week to Attract More Investors to Ghana

Chief Executive Officer of the Ghana Investment Promotion Centre (GIPC)- Yofi Grant, says his outfit is seeking to use the China Trade Week to attract more investments to Ghana.

The event is expected to bring about a hundred investors and six thousand visitors to explore business opportunities between China and Ghana. China is currently one of Ghana’s largest trading partner. According to statistics, Ghana’s export to China surpassed $1.85 billion in 2018 whereas China-Ghana bilateral exchange reached $6.67 billion in 2017 spanning across various sectors.

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GIPC Optimistic Meeting $10M Target

Chief Executive Officer of the Ghana Investment Promotion Centre (GIPC) Yofi Grant has expressed optimism his firm will achieve its target of $10 billion of investment within the next two years.

In an interview with Natalie Fort during the World Meets in Ghana Investors Forum marked as part of Asantehene Otumfuo Osei Tutu II 20th anniversary in Kumasi, Mr. Grant noted that GIPC is looking at an array of projects which are expected to help it draw nearer to its target.

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Uphold Peaceful Environment to attract Foreign Investors - GIPC Boss

Mr. Yofi Grant, Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the Ghana Investment Promotion Centre (GIPC), has entreated Ghanaians, irrespective of one’s political sentiments or religious background, to uphold the peaceful environment we are enjoying as a country to enable us to attract foreign investors.

He stated that one of the major attractions of foreign investors to Ghana is the peaceful environment in the country and security, adding that despite occasional security issues, the country is relatively peaceful.

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UK Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt to Visit Ghana

The United Kingdom's (UK) Foreign Secretary, Jeremy Hunt, will visit Ghana from, Monday April 29, for a two-day official duty aimed at boosting trade and bilateral relations towards Ghana's drive to self-development.

In furtherance of this, he would be joined by the Africa Deputy Trade Commissioner, Martin Kent and a business delegation from the UK, made up of representatives from BP, Ordnance Survey, London Stock Exchange, Aqua Africa, Bechtel, BHM Construction, Biwater, CDC, OSTC, and Plexus Cotton.

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Zonda Tec Commissions New Dobro-Nsawam Branch

Heavy-duty vehicle trading company, Zonda Technology Ghana Limited, has opened a new branch in Dobro-Nsawam. The move is expected to make the company’s services available to key market players in Drobo-Nsawam and its environs. The new facility includes a service centre and a trucks-assembling unit.

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