An event highlighting the major contributions of agriculture sector in the economic development of African and Asian economies, Asia-Africa AgriBusiness Forum is all set to further strengthen the economic and agricultural ties between both these continents. The event organized from Feb 04-06, 2014, by FICCI in partnership with Government of India will prove to be a great platform for entrepreneurs of both the continents to have an open discussion and enhance their agribusiness linkages. – See more at: http://www.thetimesofafrica.com/node/320#sthash.psJfgwUx.dpuf
FICCI, along with other apex chambers, is organizing an interactive session with H. E. Mr. John Dramani Mahama, President of the Republic of Ghana and the accompanying delegation on November 12, 2013 at 1330 hrs at Kamal Mahal, Hotel ITC Maurya, New Delhi. Ghana offers vast business opportunities for Indian companies in sectors like agriculture and agro-processing, energy (including oil and gas), food processing, forestry, healthcare, ICT, mining, textiles, tourism etc. This would be a good opportunity for the Indian industry to interact and explore business opportunities with the Who’s Who of Ghana.
“I for Afrika” held on 3rd-5th October, 2013 at ITC Maratha, Mumbai presented an attractive platform for Africa & India to have exchange of business views and discussed current opportunities accessible for both these nations. The event mainly aspired to augment business partnerships amongst Indian and African entrepreneurs with its focus on sectors of high priority, enhancing capacity building initiatives and resources mobilization programs; thereby play a pivotal role as a facilitator for exchange of business. The three day event entailed cultural events, networking sessions, launching of their annual publication, B2B meetings and outdoor visits.
This issue talks about the emerging engagement between Africa and India. At the recent 9th CII EXIM Bank Conclave on India-Africa Project Partnerships, India made its intents clear to the entire Africa, that it devices to offer the continent an enhanced economic and commerce rendezvous that has a competitive edge over other trade partnerships. This issue has its prime spotlight on the recipients of THE TIMES OF AFRICA EXCELLENCE AWARDS. Also find in depth on a beautiful country, Gabon with fascinating scenery ready to woo the tourists. Read more to explore more!!.