East Africa Trade and Industrialization Week in Dar-es-Salaam – 30th of Monday 2021 themed “Promoting East Africa as a preferred gateway for Trade and Investment into Africa”
The Chamber President Richard Ngatia made the welcoming remarks at the opening of the three-day conference hosted by the Tanzania Chamber of Commerce President Paul Koyi.
The event has been held as a follow-up to the Kenya-Tanzania High-level business forum held in Nairobi earlier in the year.
The Chamber President highlighted three main areas for deliberations in the conference
1. African Continental Free Trade Agreement (AfCTA) as a gift from Africa,to Africa for Africa.
2. Kenya as a Favourable Trade destination, he assured the governments representative, regional bodies and delegates present that Kenya is open for business and its continuation as a business economy with a business-friendly environment
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