× Digital News Videos Health & Science Lifestyle Opinion Education Cartoons Columnists Moi Cabinets Arts & Culture Podcasts E-Paper Lifestyle & Entertainment Nairobian Entertainment Eve Woman Travelog TV Stations KTN Home KTN News BTV KTN Farmers TV Radio Stations Radio Maisha Spice FM Vybez Radio Enterprise VAS E-Learning Digger Classified Jobs Games Crosswords Sudoku The Standard Group Corporate Contact Us Rate Card Vacancies DCX O.M Portal Corporate Email RMS
×

Kenya to host virtual Dubai expo

BUSINESS
By Awal Mohammed | February 14th 2021

NSE chairman Kiprono Kittony, UAE Trade Center Founder and Chairman Walid Hareb Alfalahi .(PHOTO: Wilberforce Okwiri)

Kenya will host the Dubai Week in Africa 2021 this week as the country looks to build trade relations with the UAE.

The three-day event to run from 15th to 18th will be held virtually in line with the Covid-19 safety protocols. Kenya National Chamber of Commerce and Industry President Richard Ngatia said the event will help expand the country’s investment portfolio.

“We want to sell Kenyan business opportunities to investors from the UAE,” he said.

Nairobi Securities Exchange chairman Kiprono Kittony lauded the collaboration between the two countries which he noted will help boost trade.

“We have a memorandum of understanding between the Nairobi securities exchange and NASDAQ Dubai and we will use such platform to deepen the collaboration,” said Kittony.

On his part, the Dubai Chamber of Commerce chairman Omar Khan said that expo will help investors in both countries recognize and strengthen areas of interest.

“We are very excited about this and the focused, in-depth approach where we get to dissect multiple economies with our partners and get into very specific sectors on how we can engineer bilateral growth during these very difficult times” said Khan.

Share this story
Magical Beatrice Chepkoech breaks 5km world record
Kenya once again made history sensationally after...
NLC reverts land to over 200 squatters in Chemelil
The 1,440 acres of land on the border of Nandi and Kisumu counties was initially a sisal estate owned by a British firm before the lease expired
.
RECOMMENDED NEWS
Feedback