Business News of Thursday, 16 May 2019Source: Graphic.com.ghGhana Israel to solidify relations at 60 years of cooperationMrs Shani Cooper-Zubida addressing the guestsGhana and the State of Israel have resolved to solidify the already existing relations between them and further deepen those relations for the interest of their citizenry. At the commemoration of the 71st anniversary of the State of Israel and six decades of cooperation between the two countries in Accra last Friday, they looked forward in the coming years to deeper cooperation and to further strengthen the relations in the years ahead. Evening to rememberThe event was attended by a cross-section of invited guests including political, religious and traditional leaders, the Israeli community in Ghana and some students from selected schools in Accra. Remarkable stridesAddressing the guests earlier, the Israeli Ambassador to Ghana, Mrs Shani Cooper-Zubida said, “the past six decades had been filled with remarkable strides of cooperation and diverse avenues of cultural exchanges”. ProjectsTouching on various projects being executed in Ghana by the State of Israel through its International Cooperation Agency, MASHAV, she said since 1958, Israel had trained more than 2,000 Ghanaians in agriculture, education, health, women empowerment, water, energy among others.
Source: GhanaWeb May 16, 2019 11:48 UTC