Join Ms. Anne-Mari Virolainen, Minister for Foreign Trade and Development and discover the business opportunities Ethiopia has to offer.
Interested? Please click on the tab below to learn more about the detailed practical information, costs involved and the program and register by 31 January 2018.
Ethiopia has a strong development agenda, and it is by far the largest recipient of IFO funding (International Financial Organizations like the WB Group, the African Development Bank, EU institutions, the UN system, bilateral agencies, etc.) on the African Continent.
Engaging in IFO-funded projects offer a lucrative business opportunities in focus sectors for Finnish companies as proposals that do not include 100% financing options are usually at a competitive disadvantage.
Please also note that in connection with the Team Finland visit to Ethiopia, you would also have the possibility to join the Team Finland visits to South Africa with Minister Anne-Mari Virolainen on 14-16 March 2018 (focus sectors: health, ICT, education and cyber security).
To cover the expenses, Business Finland will charge a participation fee for arrangements in Ethiopia on 12-13 March 2018
• Micro Businesses and SMEs: EUR 1530 + 24% VAT per person
• Major Companies: EUR 1800 + 24% VAT per person
Business Finland will invoice the participation fee after the visit based on the actual costs. The invoiced fee will not exceed the amounts mentioned above.
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