Ethiopia Set to Host 2016 US-Africa Business Summit

Ethiopia is set to host the 10th Biennial US-Africa Business Summit coming up on February 1-4, 2016.

According to Corporate Council on Africa (CCA), the US-Africa Business Summit will take place at the United Nations Conference Center in Addis Ababa.

African Heads and senior government representatives will be attending the Business Summit in which US and African corporations will be looking each other’s new business opportunities. More than 1,000 key African and US private sector actors will also participate in the Summit.

The first African country to host the US Africa Business Summit was Cape Town in 2007. This is the first time AU and the Ethiopian will co-host the event with an American business association. It is the second time Africa is hosting the CCA Summit.

Starting from 1997, CCA’s US Africa Business Summit has been seen as a significant conference for anyone looking to do business in Africa.

Participants at the event will secure business information on the latest trade and investment opportunities in Africa’s agribusiness, energy, health, infrastructure, security, trade facilitation, ICT and finance.

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