Ethiopian Investment Commission awarded as best investment promotion agency in East Africa

Addis Ababa, April 17, 2018 (FBC) - Ethiopian Investment Commission (EIC) has received an award as the best investment promotion agency in East Africa.

Eyerusalem Amdemariam, Consul General of Ethiopia in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) received the award presented to the Commission at the Annual Investment Forum (AIM) held 9-12 April 2018 in Dubai, UAE.

During the event, EIC was lauded for its success in attracting sizable investments into industrial parks which are of high potential for export growth, technology and skills transfer as well as sustainability and local linkages, EIC said in a statement sent to FBC today.

Investment promotion agencies of Belgium, India, Serbia, Egypt, Ghana, Rwanda, and Swaziland also received awards as outstanding agencies in their respective regions.  

The Annual Investment Meeting (AIM) awards the most dynamic and proactive investment promotion agencies across different regions of the world.

The award recognizes outstanding works of investment promotion agencies that successfully attracted sizeable foreign direct investment projects which contribute immensely to economic growth.

Posted by Amare Asrat