Chinese Government commits $7.4 million in funding — through an ETCA — for unspecified activities
Constant 2017 USD
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This project is classified as an "umbrella" project, and is connected to related projects.
Funding agency [Type]
China Ministry of Commerce [Government Agency]
Unallocated/unspecified (Code: 998)
On 3 September 2008, Ghanaian President Kufuor signed a series of seven agreements with China. Ghanaian Finance Minister Kwadwo Baah Wiredu and Chinese Deputy Minister of Commerce Fu Ziying initiated for their respective countries. An economic and technical cooperation agreement (ETCA) worth $7.4 million for was signed. The projects will be determined by the two governments. This agreement does not appear to be tied. Among the other agreements were another $7.4 million USD agreement (project #1878), a $270 million USD concessional loan for the Bui Hydro Power Dam, a $292 million USD agreement for the dam also from the Exim Bank of China, and an $8.2 million agreement for an ICT based distance learning program at the University of Ghana. China is also providing Ghana 250,000 dollars for Anti Malaria Drugs.
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Receiving agencies [Type]
Government of Ghana [Government Agency]