Onego, an investment consulting firm based in China, has begun
The city would be built on 10,000 to 25,000 acres coastal lands with the capacity of
The project, scheduled for commencement in six months would add $2 billion to Ghana’s Mr. Andoh speaking to the media Gross Domestic Product (GDP), rake in $500 million revenue and $8billion volume of trade investments.
Mr Amoah stated that the project, when completed would be the biggest industrial park in Africa providing opportunities for investors to locate their industries in the enclave with reliable supply of energy, water, transport, among others.
“The Ghana Special Economic Zone will reposition the region as the leading ultra-modern city in West Africa connecting and concentrating resources on overall planning, scientific layout
He said it would propel Ghana to the highest level in various industries such as trade, automobile, finance, tourism, agriculture among others to create a new growth pole and driving force for the state, promoting Ghana as the
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On measures to building a Free Trade Zone (FTZ),
Mr. Amoah implored the chiefs to make land available for the project adding that the project would give the Central region and the whole of Ghana a facelift.
He described the project as timely and one which would complement development efforts and expressed the full commitment of the Commission, the Regional Coordinating Council (RCC) and the Regional Parliamentary Caucus. He
Obrempong Nyanful Krampah XI, President of the Regional House of Chiefs and the Paramount Chief of Gomoa Ajumako Traditional Area, called for the unflinching support and commitment of all stakeholders to support and coop- erate to bring development to the historic Region. —GNA