News update Telecoms and ICT in Africa – Issue No 60 on 23 February 2001

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DUTCH WEB COMPANY OPENS FOR BUSINESS IN GHANA

23 February 2001

Africa has attracted large-scale investors but they have tended to be multinationals building infrastructure. There are far fewer US and European small and medium sized companies willing to take the plunge. This week sees the opening of the Dutch company Explainer DC in Ghana and several of these kinds of investments seem to be in the pipeline. More of which in later issues. Desiree Van Kollenberg explains why Ghana seemed an attractive place to do web business.   On May 23 Amsterdam e-business bureau Explainer DC will open its doors in Accra, Ghana. A surprising choice to outsiders compared to…