Fostering a Sustainable Investment market – Expanding Economic Linkages and Boosting Investment Ties between Africa and Middle East

The timely Africa Middle East- Investment Forum will be held next week (10-11 December 2012) at The Address Dubai Mall Hotel , Dubai ,United Arab Emirates. This opportune event aims to show case investment opportunities in Africa and Middle East as a practical and significant stride towards opening new markets that will encourage investments and trade between the two regions.

The event will commence with an opening speech by H.E Abdullah Ahmed Al Saleh,The Undersecretary, Ministry of Foreign Trade-Deputy Minister, and United Arab Emirates.

Keynote will be by:

    • Hon. Moses Wetangula , Minister, Ministry of Trade Kenya
  • Hon. Tapiwa Mashakada, Minister, Ministry of Economic Planning & Investment Promotion, Zimbabwe
  • Abdullah Ahmed Al Saleh, The Undersecretary , Ministry of Foreign Trade, Deputy Minister United Arab Emirates
  • H.E. Dr. Abrahao Pio Dos Santos, Minister , Ministry of Economy Angola

Other government officials that will be speaking at the event include;

  • Hon. Walter Mzembi, Minister, Ministry of Tourism and Hospitality Industry, Zimbabwe
  • Hon. Musa Sirma, Minister, Ministry of East African Community Kenya
  • Hon. Welshman Ncube, Minister, Ministry of Industry and Commerce
  • Hon. Hanna Tetteh, Minister, Ministry of Trade and Industry Ghana

Some topics will include:

  • Investment Opportunities “Tourism” Investment Opportunities
  • Investment Zones/treaties/ Regional Trade agreement
  • How can FDI be channeled into the productive sector, including infrastructure and public services
  • Cross-border collaborations and partnerships to drive the next phase of growth
  • What are the priority areas for capacity building to improve investment
  • Unlocking Investment Opportunities in Africa
  • What are the priority areas for capacity building to improve investment
  • Where do the main opportunities lie in building strong economic ties between the ME states and Africa?
  • The African continent today offers some of the best investment opportunities in the world and has one of the fastest growing economies.
  • As a key regionally focused investment initiative, this landmark conference will gather high profile industry leaders who will forge winning business models fully in tune with the new economic realities and discuss the tremendous opportunity that Africa presents for Middle East Investors and vice versa.

Bring the Industry Leaders on one Platform- That is what we do

The Aidem Business Solution (ABS), organizes world class forums and conferences for the African market in close partnership with key leading industry players

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Source: Zawya.Com – Press Release – 7 December 2012