Africa-Turkey Economic and Business Forum will start tomorrow in Turkey

(EBC; October 09, 2018) –The second Africa- Turkey economic and business forum will start tomorrow in the capital of Turkey, Istanbul.

The forum is jointly organized by the African Union Commission (AUC), the Turkish Ministry of Commerce and DEiK under the motto of “Building a Sustainable Future Together through investments and joint ventures.”  

It will be addressing four sub-themes namely: infrastructure, construction, manufacturing, tourism and fashion.

The forum is mainly aimed at promoting Africa and Turkish investments through analyzing trade and economic relations between Africa and Turkey; evaluating Turkey’s approach to investment in Africa; facilitating interaction between the two business communities and initiating dialogue between Turkish investors, the AU and the Regional Economic Communities (RECs).

 It is also aimed at highlighting the expectations engendered by Agenda 2063 as a program for social, economic and political transformation that will make Africa a prosperous, united and economically independent Continent.

Over 3000 participants will take part in the two day forum.