UAE targets Kenya in new chamber partnership

Trade and investment between Kenya and the United Arab Emirates is set for a major boost after chambers of commerce from the two countries reached a new agreement. The Sharjah Chamber of Commerce & Industry and Kenya National Chamber of Commerce and Industry have signed an MoU to open a satellite trade office in the United Arab Emirates. READ ALSO:Kenya seeks mineral market in the United Arabs Emirates The agreement will enable and provide strategic bilateral cooperation between the business communities in Kenya and UAE with an objective to foster cooperation in trade, investment, joint activities, information and services and trade policy support programmes. The agreement was announced at the UAE-Kenya Trade and Investment Forum where Kenya hosted a delegation of over 20 top companies from the United Arab Emirates. READ ALSO:UAE tightens its grip over Zanzibar The Forum organized by Sharjah Chamber of Commerce & Industry and the Kenya National Chamber of Commerce and Industry included various companies operating in manufacturing and industrial sectors. “The main goal of our delegation’s visit is to express Sharjah’s interest in boosting its investments in Kenya to leverage the high growth rate of Kenyan economy and to bolster the priority sectors within the … Continue reading UAE targets Kenya in new chamber partnership