The Chinese Enterprise Chamber of Commerce in Ghana under the auspices of the Chinese Ambassador and the Counselor organized a gala night at the plush Kempinski Hotel in Accra to mark the Chinese New Year.
The event which brought together members of the Chamber as well as fractions of the Chinese community in Ghana saw beautiful display of Chinese culture and entertainment. Speaking on the significance if the gathering, the Chinese Ambassador to Ghana, H.E. Madam Sun Boahong noted that the Spring Festival is a very special occasion for all Chinese and it present an opportunity for all to meet make merry and wish each other prosperity, good health and long life.
The Ambassador added that, “the event also presents an opportunity for Chinese businesses to interact and network ahead of the new lunar year.” She therefore urged all members of the Chamber to double their efforts and ensure their business activities increase the bilateral relations between Ghana and China.
Mr. Wendell Yang, the Acting Chairman of the China Enterprise Chamber of Commerce said “the Chamber will continue to ensure a smooth and conducive business atmosphere for Chinese enterprises. He added that they look forward to enrolling more members to ensure heightened business activities to enable them contribute to the Ghanaian economy through job creation as well as other business and socio-economic activities.
The night also saw performances from the local Chinese community with some of the lucky guests walking away with fantastic prices which included Huawei P8 Smartphones, Smart Watches courtesy Huawei and Return tickets to China courtesy Emirates Airlines among many others.