Investment min. meets African ambassadors for Africa 2019 forum
Friday، 08 November 2019 - 11:41 AM
Minister of Investment and International Cooperation Sahar Nasr conferred with ambassadors of 26 African countries to Egypt on the preparations for holding Africa 2019 investment forum which will be held under the auspices of President Abdel Fattah El Sisi on November 22-23 in the New Administrative Capital.
The event, which is organized by the Ministry of Investment in cooperation with Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Ministry of Trade and Industry, aims at encouraging investments in Africa.
A number of presidents, prime ministers, businessmen and organizations from different African countries, 2,000 people representing Egypt’s partners in development, businessmen, investors and senior public figures in the business world from Egypt, Africa and all over the world will attend the forum.
In a statement Thursday, the Ministry of Investment said that the meeting discussed preparations for the forum and its programs and workshops which will be held on the sidelines of the gathering.
Nasr asserted the importance of this forum in promoting investment opportunities in Africa and giving the chance to the African leaders and businessmen to discuss new agreements.
Nasr added that holding the forum in the New Administrative Capital aims at promoting the investment opportunities in it and acquainting the African leaders with the Egyptian experiment in developing the infrastructure.
The African ambassadors to Egypt expressed the keenness of their countries to strongly participate in this forum due to its importance in promoting investment opportunities in Africa.