The Spanish Ambassador to Ghana, Her Excellency Alicia Rico Perez and the Deputy Head of Missions of the Spanish Embassy to Ghana, Mr. Rafael Rodriquez-ponga Albala, has paid a courtesy call on the Minister of Tourism, Arts and Culture, Dr. Mohammed Ibrahim Awal.
H.E. Alicia Rico Perez, briefing the Tourism Minister on the rationale behind her maiden visit to his office, indicated that it was to further strengthen the bond of good relationship between the Government of Spain and the Republic of Ghana.
She emphasized that, the Spanish government intends to collaborate with the government of Ghana through the Tourism Ministry to train young Ghanaian entrepreneurs who are into tourism by empowering them economically.
This according to her, would position these young entrepreneurs in the country’s tourism sector to become globally competitive in their choice of doing business in Ghana.
Her Excellency, Alicia Rico Perez, also commended Dr. Awal, for the warm courtesy extended to her and the Deputy Ambassador of Spain to Ghana, on their visit to his office.
She also used the opportunity to commend President Nana Addo Dankwa Akuffo Addo for his exemplary leadership in running the affairs of Ghana.
On his part, Dr. Awal expressed his commitment and that of Nana Addo Dankwa Akuffo Addo administration to collaborate with the Spanish government to help in building the capacity of young Ghanaian entrepreneurs to be internationally competitive and be economically viable.
He also commended the Spanish Ambassador and the Spanish government for expressing their willingness to empower the young Ghanaian Entrepreneurs in the tourism sector.