30/06/2016 - Dar Es Salaam To Host Tanzania International Forum For Investments on 12-14 July 2016
The Tanzania International Forum For Investments (TIFI 2016) will take place at the Julius Nyerere International Convention Centre in Dar es Salaam, on 12-14 July 2016.
TIFI 2016 will showcase specific investment opportunities in key sectors of the Tanzanian economy, including Agriculture & Agro-processing, Tourism, Energy, Manufacturing, Infrastructure, telecommunications & ICT, Mining, and Financial services. Endorsed by the Tanzania Investment Centre (TIC),
TIFI 2016 will be anchored on the following thematic areas: Infrastructure Development (Roads, Rail, Ports, Airports) Agriculture, Livestock and Fisheries Agro-Processing and Manufacturing Energy and Power including Renewable energy Mining Social Infrastructure (Education, Health, Social Services) Oil & Gas Manufacturing Real Estate Telecommunications Tourism ICT Financial Services Broadcasting Human capital development Public-private partnerships Promotion of small and medium enterprises Sustainable development TIFI 2016 will see the participation of investors and decision makers, comprising local and foreign companies, heads of public institutions, and other relevant stakeholders.
The forum will enjoy the presence of is his Excellency Dr. John Pombe Magufuli, President of the United Republic of Tanzania. Speakers will include Dr Reginald Mengi, Chairman of Tanzania Private Sector Foundation and owner of the IPP Media Group, Godfrey Simbeye, Executive Director of Tanzania Private Sector Foundation (TPSF), Dr Fred Matola Msemwa, Chief Executive Officer of the Watumishi Housing Company (WHC). Confirmed participating companies include Credit Suisse International, Africa Finance Corporation, Nedbank, UK Climate Investments, Pembani-Remgro Infrastructure Fund, Nedbank Corporate and Investment Banking, Intertoll Africa (Pty) Ltd, Advance Consulting, Netherlands, Letsema Consulting & Advisory (Pty) Ltd, Afriwise Consult, Development Bank of Southern Africa, Advanced Finance & Investment Group (“AFIG Funds”), Centre for the Promotion of Imports from developing countries – Netherlands, CRDB BANK PLC, ZHE Africa, East Africa Trade and Investment Hub, Kibo Mining Plc, Rand Merchant Bank, Frontier Investment Management (FIM), German International Cooperation (GiZ), Mkoba Private Equity Fund, Kibo Capital Partners, CrossBoundary LLC, Metier Sustainable Private Equity, SME Impact Fund, MasterCard, and Public Investment Corporation – Africa’s largest asset manager.
The Forum aims to generate more than USD4 billion in potential investments and funding commitments, and is set out to be the largest gathering of international investors in Tanzania. “We welcome investors throughout the world to participate in the TIFI 2016 and explore the abundant opportunities available in Tanzania, where return on investment is among the highest in Africa. Should you wish to partner with local investors, we are ready to be of service to link you with credible local companies”, explains Godfrey Simbeye, Executive Director, Tanzania Private Sector Foundation (TPSF) who is sponsoring the event.
For further details on TIFI 2016 and to register to the Forum visit www.TZiforum.com.The participation's fee for delegate is 500 USD.
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