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    HERR HEINZ KUEHN, PREMIER OF THE WEST GERMAN STATE OF NORTHERHINE-WESTPHALIA, TALKED OF GERMANY'S INTEREST IN INVESTING IN GHANA WHEN HE ARRIVED IN ACCRA RECENTLY FOR A ONE-WEEK TOUR OF THE COUNTRY.

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    HERR HEINZ KUEHN, PREMIER OF THE WEST GERMAN STATE OF NORTHERHINE-WESTPHALIA, TALKED OF GERMANY'S INTEREST IN INVESTING IN GHANA WHEN HE ARRIVED IN ACCRA RECENTLY FOR A ONE-WEEK TOUR OF THE COUNTRY.

    HERR KUEHN VISITED GHANA PRIMARILY IN HIS CAPACITY AS A DIRECTOR OF THE FRIEDRICH EBERT FOUNDATION, WHICH HAS A BRANCH IN ACCRA.

    HERR KUEHN WAS WELCOMED TO GHANA BY WEST GERMAN AMBASSADOR HELMUT MULLER. DURING A RECEPTION IN THE AIRPORT EXECUTIVE LOUNGE AN EXTERNAL AFFAIRS EXECUTIVE, MR. GORDON KUDJO, TOASTED A HAPPY STAY FOR HERR KUEHN IN GHANA.

    HERR KUEHN REPLIED THAT HIS STATE, WHICH WAS THE MOST HEAVILY INDUSTRIALISED IN WEST GERMANY, WAS MOST INTERESTED IN INVESTING IN GHANA. HE SAID HE'D HAVE TALKS WITH GHANA'S COMMISSIONER FOR INDUSTRIES TO SEE WHAT COULD BE DONE.

    LATER HERR KUEHN WAS CONDUCTED AROUND THE EBERT FOUNDATION BUILDING, WHICH HOUSES A TELEVISION FILM UNIT FROM THE GHANA BROADCASTING CORPORATION. HE WATCHED FILM EDITOR ARTHUR KING AT WORK AND SAW EXCERPTS FROM A FILM ON GHANAIAN FESTIVALS ENTITLED "THE GOLDEN HARP".

    FINALLY AT A PRESS CONFERENCE HERR KUEHN SAID HE WAS MORE THAN PLEASED WITH THE WORK THE FOUNDATION WAS DOING IN GHANA.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA2U8WRO2YW4SJDVRD6NHQREZ0A
    Media URN:
    VLVA2U8WRO2YW4SJDVRD6NHQREZ0A
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    17/08/1968
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:20:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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