Algeria, Ghana supporting plans for economic cooperation

Prof. George Gyan Baffour delivering his address. By him is the Algerian Ambassador to Ghana, Mr Youssef Delileche. Photo : RR

NEWSROOM (ADV) – Algeria and Ghana are working to adapt and enrich a legal framework, that will take into account the changes and reforms that their economies have undergone, the Algerian Ambassador to Ghana, Mr Youssef Delileche has announced.

The ambassador was speaking at the 64th National Day of Algeria at the Holiday Inn Hotel in Accra attended by ministers of state, including the Minister for Planning, Professor George Gyan-Baffour, who led the Ghanaian delegation.

Mr Delileche reaffirmed the willingness and entire availability of the Algerian authorities with the President of the Republic of Algeria Mr Abdelaziz Bouteflika, at the helm, to promote and further deepen the bilateral cooperation and strengthen the political dialogue on regional international issues of common interest.

He also said the Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) in the field of standardisation and on political consultations between the Foreign Ministries of the two countries, have been finalised.

The ambassador said other draft agreements concerning education, energy, sports, justice, air and sea transport were currently being examined by both parties.

He said it was his pleasure that Ghana was also among the beneficiary countries of the Algerian annual scholarship programme for students from African countries.

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