GHANA’S FIRST LADY INAUGURATES FIRST AGI OFFICE IN CHINA IN QINGDAO

ACCRA, Ghana’s First Lady, Rebecca Akufo-Addo, who is on a week-long visit to China, has iinaugurated the Association of Ghana Industry’s first liaison office in China in the easter city of Qingdao in Shandong Province, reports received here say.

The opening of the AGI office, which was facilitated under China’s Belt and Road Collaborative Innovative Centre (BRCIC), is expected to boost Chinese investment in Ghana, especially towards the country’s One-District-One Factory (1D1F) programme.

In her remarks at the ceremony, the First Lady said the opening of the office was testimony to the good relations between the two countries and she was confident the initiative would increase business co-operation between Ghana and China. She encouraged the business community in Ghana to take advantage of the services provided by new office.

AGI President James Asare Adjaye said the opening of the liaison office was part of the association’s efforts to support Ghana’ industrialization agenda. Although the facility will be managed by the AGI, it would be opened to all Ghanaian businesses, and trade associations, and State institutions, he added.

Source: NAM NEWS NETWORK