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PRESIDENT OF THE FEDERAL REPUBLIC OF GERMANY, FRANK-WALTER STEINMEIER VISITS GHANA

12/14/2017 AHK Süd-Afrika - News-Hauptkategorie

Promoting business partnerships and investments between Ghana and Germany

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PRESIDENT OF THE FEDERAL REPUBLIC OF GERMANY, FRANK-WALTER STEINMEIER VISITS GHANA WITH A HIGH-PROFILE GERMAN BUSINESS DELEGATION – 11.12.17 TO 13.12.17


In line with Germany’s commitment to the G20 Compact with Africa, the President of the Federal Republic of Germany, Frank-Walter Steinmeier and his government have identified Ghana as a nation with great potential for business and development. In light of this, President Steinmeier arrived in Accra, Ghana on Monday, 11th December, 2017 to commence a three-day State visit. Accompanying the President of the Federal Republic of Germany on this visit is a high-profile German Business Delegation headed by the Federal Minister for Economic Affairs and Energy Mrs. Brigitte Zypries.

The German Business Delegation comprises businesses from diverse sectors including finance, healthcare, energy, construction, IT, automotive technology and agriculture. The participating companies in the Business Delegation include companies which are already established and doing business in Ghana and are seeking to expand their prospects as well as companies who are visiting Ghana for the first time with an interest in exploring business opportunities. The Companies already established in Ghana include Allianz Insurance, C. Woermann, B.Braun Melsungen AG, Hospital Engineering, Robert Bosch GmbH, Siemens AG and Merck AG.

As part of the state visit, the Delegation of German Industry and Commerce in Ghana (AHK Ghana) organized a German Business Dialogue to bring together the high ranking German Business Delegation as well as the established German Business Community in Ghana in the presence of the President of the Federal Republic of Germany. The purpose of this meeting was to offer the platform for sharing of ideas, experiences and exploring Ghana as a business hub among the incoming Business Delegation and the existing German business community in Ghana, issues which are of great interest to President Frank-Walter Steinmeier and his government.

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AHK Ghana

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