Government’s policy of setting up factory in every district, known as ‘One-District-One-Factory’, has received a big boost from the government of People’s Republic of China.
The Zhaoqing Municipal Government of Guangdong Province has indicated its commitment to support the policy of Nana Akufo-Addo’s-led Government.
Vice Mayor to the Zhaoqing Municipal Government, Madam Xuanqun Chen in a meeting with Ghanaian representatives of the ruling Party, NPP on Monday, shared the Municipal Government interest in the areas like investors mobilization, Industrial development, technical and operational assistance to boost the policy and Ghana’s economy.
The Ghanaian representatives who honored the Municipal Government Invitation was Dr. Charles Dwamena, Director of Finance and Administration (HQ NPP), Nana Kyei Baffour (NPP China Organizer and one, Mr Daniel Dwamena who also reside in the United States of America(USA).
Dr. Charles Dwamena, a Former Chairman of NPP China, commended the Municipal for the invitation and commitment towards Ghana’s economic growth.
He further disclosed the details of the policy and why it is necessary for the Chinese private businesses to join to boost the two countries economy and strengthen the China-Ghana (Twins) relationship which diplomatic ties was established by Chairman Mao Zedong and Dr Kwame Nkrumah far back in 1959.
Speaking to a group of Entrepreneurs and leadership of the Zhaoqing Entrepreneurs Management Association, Nana Kyei Baffour highlighted on ease of doing business in Ghana and the numerous ongoing infrastructural development, market linkages and access as well as Government readiness for a guarantee sales for businesses.
He indicated that , Ghana has been and is currently the safest destination for doing business on the African soil with low labour cost compared to China, businesses access to water, electricity, effective transport system, and robust market.
Mr. Li Wen Jian, Deputy Director of Foreign and Overseas Chinese Affairs Bureau of Zhaoqing Municipal People’s Government and also HongKong and Macao Affairs Bureau of Zhaoqing Municipality described the meetings as successful and looking forward to the first Investment Fair early this year in partnership with the government of Ghana.
Zhaoqing Municipality of Guangdong province is one of the most important cities in Southern China which primary and secondary industries include Paddy rice, sugar cane, aquatic products, food and beverages, building materials, chemicals, equipment and machinery and a major area for the production of Sulfur and iron.