UAE’s CEO Clubs Network backs South American and African Nations for Investment

By Rahul Vaimal, Associate Editor
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Suriname Conference during Expo 2020 Dubai.

The world’s largest business network connecting CEOs & Entrepreneurs, the Dubai-based CEO Clubs Network has hosted several events to support the investment and collaboration efforts of Suriname, Tanzania, and Senegal in conjunction with Expo 2020 Dubai. 

The Network hosted Suriname: Oasis of Opportunities for the ‘Republic of Suriname’ in the presence of Surinamese President His Excellency Chandrikapersad Santokhi, where the country’s ministers, especially from agriculture, oil & gas, timber, fishing sectors briefed on numerous investment opportunities in the respective verticals.

World’s most forested country, with a per capita forest value of 28 hectares, the Republic of Suriname is considered the biggest asset across the globe in the fight against climate change.

Explore Tanzania Tourism

The CEO Clubs Network has also facilitated a dedicated tourism opportunities event for the United Republic of Tanzania, titled ‘Explore Tanzania Tourism’. The event witnessed the participation of numerous Tanzanian dignitaries including;

  • Mrs. Mary Masanja, Deputy Minister of Natural Resources & Tourism of Tanzania
  • HE Edwin Rutageruka, Director of Economy at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs & East Africa Cooperation
  • Mr. Kijazi Allan Herbert, Permanent Secretary at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and
  • Mrs. Susan Francisca Mashibe, Board Director of Tanzania Private Sector Foundation

The Tanzanian delegation made a comprehensive presentation with regard to tourism opportunities in the country where each presentation was followed by an amusing audiovisual about Tanzania.

In order to consolidate received information, the presentation session was followed up by a panel discussion where each panelist presented their extensive expertise on the subject of tourism in general and tourism in Tanzania

More than 100 CEOs, senior executives, and business owners attended the event and unveiled the opportunities and plan to explore more about Tanzania.

UAE-Senegal SME Summit

The event which promoted business opportunities in Small and Medium Enterprises both in the UAE and Senegal, saw Dr. Tariq Nizami, Founder & CEO of CEO Clubs speak about the business opportunities in Senegal, as well as the UAE which has been a role model of impressive success and great achievements for many countries in the world. Dr. Nizami also moderated a panel discussion with expert panelists.

The Summit was attended by Senegalese SME representatives from several business sectors including F&B, Information Technology, textile, leather, agriculture, wellness, fintech, digital security, hospitality, and telecommunication.

Dr. Tariq Ahmed Nizami
Dr. Tariq Ahmed Nizami
CEO & Founder
CEO Clubs Network

“CEO Clubs UAE members are well-positioned to connect with fellow members from local and international chapters. CEO Clubs Network Worldwide, a decades-old organization, has had chapter CEO Clubs in UAE since 2006 with more than 600 member companies in addition to 3000 affiliations and has connected over 16000 CEOs worldwide.”

The CEO Clubs Network is run under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Juma Bin Maktoum Juma Al Maktoum from the Dubai Royal Family.

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