Building momentum in India – Ethiopia Economic Partnership through Trade and Investment Opportunities

07 October, 2020 ,

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ASSOCHAM with the support from the Embassy of the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia, New Delhi is organising a Webinar – “Building momentum in India – Ethiopia Economic Partnership through Trade and Investment Opportunities”
India-Ethiopia trade was US$ 896.86 million in Year 2019-20. India’s exports to Ethiopia for Year 2019-20 accounted for US$ 798.31 million and India’s imports from Ethiopia accounted for US$ 98.55 million. Indian companies maintained their reputation as being in the top three foreign investors in Ethiopia with newer Indian multinationals marking their presence in Ethiopia. There are more than 584 Indian companies in Ethiopia with licensed investment of over US$ 4 billion of which about US$ 2 billion is estimated to be on the ground.
The objective of the webinar is to consolidate resources to enable Indian and Ethiopian businesses to be self-reliant and have self-sustaining business opportunities.
Key speakers of the Webinar:
·         H.E. Mrs. TsionTeklu, State Minister for Economic Diplomacy and Diaspora Affairs, Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Ethiopia
·         H.E. Dr. TizitaMulugeta, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary, Embassy of the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia
·         Dr. Niranjan Hiranandani, President, ASSOCHAM and Co-Founder & MD Hiranandani Group 
·         Engineer MelakuEzezew, President, Ethiopian Chamber of Commerce and Sectoral Association 
·         Ms. Nagma M Mallick, Additional Secretary (Africa), Ministry of External Affairs, Government of India  
·         Mr. Deepak Sood, Secretary General, ASSOCHAM
·         Mr. Aschalew Tadesse, Director, Foreign Direct Investment Promotion, Ethiopia Investment Commission (EIC)
·         Mr. Sunder Belani, Managing Director, Ramsons Group
·         Mr. Kushagra Nandan, Co-Founder and President, SunSource Energy
·         Mr. Arjun Bhaskaran, Member, Advisory Board, REACH Technologies
·         Moderator: Ms. Sheila Sudhakaran, Editor, TrendsnAfrica and Africa4U
Registration is free.
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We look forward to your active participation to make this interaction a huge success.