Spanish companies willing to invest in Zimbabwe – outgoing ambassador

By agencies


ZIMBABWE is on the road to economic recovery with the help of Spain according to the outgoing Spanish Ambassador to the country.

Speaking after a meeting with President Emmerson Dambudzo Mnangagwa on August 4Ambassador Santiago Gomez-Acebo said many Spanish companies were ready to invest in the Zimbabwean economy.

There is room for development and assistance in agriculture, tourism, sports and renewable energy in particular, said the ambassador who presented the president with a Spanish football shirt bearing his name and number 1.

Before attending the World Economic Forum in Davos in 2018, the president received a scarf made up of the colors of the flag of Zimbabwe to keep him warm during the Swiss winter, but since then he has worn the scarf on occasions. official. pride in the country.

Each color represents a different part of Zimbabwe’s past and future, with green representing its agriculture, yellow representing minerals such as gold, and red the blood shed in the struggle for freedom.

The Ambassador explained that Spain is a major force in global tourism and has built its success on offering a range of different attractions to foreign tourists and understanding how to run hotels, restaurants and entertainment.

Its experts would be happy to transfer many of these skills to a country that has so much to offer with Victoria Falls, one of the seven natural wonders of the world and national parks containing a huge range of animals, including the Big Five.