Ghana, Qatar Plan to Start Joint Agriculture Project Next Year

Ghana is in talks to start a joint agriculture project with Qatar on land in the West African country, Vice President John Mahama said.

The venture will start with 50,000 hectares after the two countries sign an agreement early next year, Mahama told reporters at a conference in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.

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