Somalis are the second largest exporters in the UAE after the Iranian Diaspora

Dubai (HAN) March 5th, 2014 – The growing confidence in Somalia’s economic recovery process has seen the ‘Somali Economic Forum’ for their hard-work, patience and willingness to contribute back to the home land. The Somalia diaspora business community are an asset for the future Somalia.  The Somalia Prime Ministers recent visit said, good security and strong laws would speed up Somali private investors to spend and pour more cash into Somalia’s economy, “Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world. Indeed, it is the only thing that ever has.”

This year’s summit About Somalia Investment Groups opted for Dubai as a location to target the growing number of Gulf Investment in the Africa Region, the bilateral relations between Somalia and Dubai dates some hundred years, we are hopeful that the Somalia Investment Summit will reassure the Gulf Businesses of the untapped potential that is Somalia” Hassan Duude of the Somali Economic Forum summit organizers told HAN & Geeska Afrika Online business reporter in Dubai.

The summit will be a platform for first-hand success stories of International private sector leaders who have already invested in Somalia and are now successfully operating in various regions. As the State of Somalia continues to attract international exposure and interest, this is the optimal time to invest in reforming the country’s economy to make private sector friendly. Rebuilding the State of Somalia will not only encourage economic growth but will certify vast profitable and effective markets.

”SiS will continue to highlight key economic trends that have emerged in Somalia, most notably the increased role of international investment in facilitating rapid economic growth and development within Somalia.” Hassan Dudde commenting

The Summit will initiate crucial dialogue on the current economic, developmental and financial trends and growth within the county and it will primarily focus on opportunities in the following 5 sectors; oil & gas, finance & banking, telecommunications, infrastructure, Agribusiness and finally the energy sector.

Somalia is certainly going to benefit from Africa’s growth and the ‘Africa Rising’ phenomenon will soon become the ‘Somalia Rising’ Story.

According to Economic Analysts, Somalia possesses the hallmarks to be a dynamic, regional economic power due to its strategic location and potential natural resource reserves. The best time to invest in Somalia is now and insiders would all agree that such an investment will pay dividends in the medium and long term.

The organizers are confident that the platform will act as a dynamic and enriching platform enabling investors to interact with industry captains and members of government to provide sustainable and mutually beneficial investments.

Photo Sources: Somali Prime-Minister with the leaders of the Somali business community in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) who are planning to invest in Somalia

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