FAQS

Frequently Asked Questions

Do I need to worry about my physical safety in Africa?
This question is a lot like asking “am I safe in New York City?” Much of the continent is safe but there certainly are areas that are not. It is best to be met at the Airport by someone who can assure you a safe trip. We can provide these services in Ghana and recommend service providers in other countries.

How do I communicate between the US and Ghana?
Africa Business Portal can assist you.
Click on US- Africa Communications

How do I handle travel arrangements in Africa?
There are many qualified travel agencies. We can recommend agencies with Africa experience.

How do I do due diligence on African or US firms?
How do I market my products in the US?
Africa Business Portal can connect you with a qualified US marketing firm.

How do I market my products in Africa?
Africa Business Portal can assist you in your Africa marketing needs.

How do I find trustworthy partners in Africa or the US?
Africa Business Portal can act as your partner or assist you in finding a partner that meets your requirements.

How do I find the support services I need in Africa?
Africa Business Portal can provide these services or connect you with people who can.

What financial products can enable or protect my investment in Africa?
Meridian Finance Group is broker for financial services that include political risk insurance, trade credit insurance and a variety of financing products to enable US trade and investment in Africa.

Can I collateralize my investment in Africa?
Africa Business Portal has affiliates that can assist you with these questions.

How can I assure regulatory compliance in Africa?
Africa Business Portal can recommend regulatory due diligence approaches and provide on the ground training as needed in Ghana.