By Afedzi Abdullah, GNA
April 17, GNA - The Chinese Ambassador to Ghana, Mr. Shi Ting Wang has
applauded Ghana for its strong economic achievements despite recent banking
he noted, Ghana’s economy was doing far better than other Africa countries.
made the observation when he paid a courtesy call on the Central Regional
Minister, Mr. Kwamena Duncan as part of his working visit to the region on
between the two focused mainly on attracting Chinese investors to the most
peaceful region in Ghana during which he expressed shock that despite its good
investment environment and tourist resources, investors were not attracted to
indicated that Chinese investments was not as many in the region as in other
regions even though Central was “peaceful with fertile land and lovely
he has pledged to encourage more Chinese investors to consider exploring the
many investment opportunities in the region for mutual benefits.
region is very famous. We have the Cape Coast castle which is a historical
monument I believe that in future,
there will be more Chinese companies working in the Central Region and I am
looking forward to it”, Mr. Wang added
expressed the readiness of the Chinese Government to support the country to
build a strong economy and pledged good working relations between the two
countries for more progress.
commended the region for supporting and promoting the Confucius institute at
the University of Cape Coast for the teaching and learning of the Chinese
language in the region.
For his part,
Mr. Duncan praised the Ambassador for his selfless services to the African
continent which he said had yielded positive investment outcomes.
He also praised
him for championing initiatives and other investments aimed at bridging the
infrastructural deficit of the country and assured of a strong bond between
Ghana and China.
called on the Confucius Institute to make arrangement for students of Senior
High Schools in the region to undertake exchange programmes to learn Chinese
language and culture.