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Special Economic Zones: Challenges and Opportunities

Special Economic Zones: Challenges and Opportunities

2 minutos Special Economic Zones (SEZs) can be regarded as an investment in industrial infrastructure and a services provider to attract and facilitate foreign investment, integrate local firms into global value chains, promote export-oriented growth and generate employment. For many countries, these zones are an important instrument of socioeconomic development. They are widely deployed to kick-start industrial sectors and to promote technology transfer to local economies and can contribute to improving the overall investment environment, lowering transaction costs for FDI activities, increasing the ease of doing business and streamlining administrative procedures, including the time required to set up operations. According to UNCTAD’s estimate, there are now estimates Continue lendo

2018 Forum Newsletter: Latest news on speakers and events

2018 Forum Newsletter: Latest news on speakers and events

menos de 1 minuto With the World Investment Forum 2018 only 2 months away, we are pleased and honored that 13 Heads of State and government, some 30 Ministers and CEOs of the world’s largest companieshave already confirmed their participation. These include the Heads of State of Switzerland, Botswana, Burkina Faso, Kenya, Malawi, Mongolia, Montenegro, Namibia, Sierra Leone, Cambodia, Lesotho and Macedonia as well as CEO’s from global companies, including Aviva, Contour Global, De Beers, Hanson Robotics, ING Group, Jumia, Nestlé and Novartis to name a few. Continue lendo

3rd. Annual Meeting, Africa Free Zones Organization

3rd. Annual Meeting, Africa Free Zones Organization

menos de 1 minuto The Africa Free Zones Organization 3rd Annual meeting will cover relevant topics related to Free Zones and Economic Zones development in Africa. It will be the opportunity for participants to explore major challenges and role of Free Zones and Economic Zones in terms of FDI attractiveness, corporate investment strategy, fund raising policies and regional integration. A dedicated training sessions “Meet the Experts” will also tackle key fundamentals themes for Free Zones and Economic Zones deployment. It will be illustrated with expertise Continue lendo

XXII Conferencia de Zonas Francas de las Américas, Antigua Guatemala, 1-3 octubre, 2018.

XXII Conferencia de Zonas Francas de las Américas, Antigua Guatemala, 1-3 octubre, 2018.

menos de 1 minuto OBJETIVO GENERAL Reunir a las Zonas Francas de las Américas con empresarios e inversionistas, para conocer de primera mano las oportunidades, tendencias, sus beneficios y realizar networking al más alto nivel de toda la región. OBJETIVOS ESPECÍFICOS Conocer sobre las principales tendencias y beneficios de Zonas Francas en el mundo Realizar negocios B2B entre las Zonas Francas y potenciales inversionistas Generar un espacios de discusión acerca de los retos, desafíos y avances en las Zonas Francas de la región TEMÁTICA Continue lendo