A Retiring Glance At Trade – Past, Present And Future
As my tenure at UK Trade & Investment draws to a close, it’s time for a little reflection…
Whether it's Abu Dhabi purchasing a major stake in Volkswagen, record aircraft orders from the UAE's airlines, Qatar buying a 17 % stake in Sainsbury’s or Dubai & Qatar becoming the biggest shareholders of the London Stock Exchange, the United Arab emirates (UAE) and Qatar have lately attracted plenty of admiring headlines from the international press.
All this simply reflects the current economic boom in these two Download the flyer
countries and their growing reputation as the worlds’ new business centre.
Both countries are major trading partners for UK companies and our next seminar, UAE and Qatar – the worlds new business centre will explore the potential opportunities to develop your business in the region.
This seminar will give you the inside track into doing business in the Gulf region and our experienced speakers will give you practical advice on how you can access these important markets – so make sure you book your place now!!
The programme we have arranged for is as follows: 17h15 Registration & refreshments Powerpoint presentation
18h00 Welcome and introduction
18h10 Abdelsalam El-Idrissi: UAE–the land of
19h10 Case Study UAE: Derek Wilson–Elevation Riggings Powerpoint presentation
19h40 Details of the UKTI market visit to Qatar
19h45 Q&A and round-table discussions
20h00 Close & networking
17h15 Registration & refreshments
Places are free for emita members or £40 per person inc Vat per person or alternatively you can become a member of EMITA for only £75.00 (including VAT). which will entitle you to attend the Malaysia & Singapore seminar, and future EMITA seminars free for a whole year!
To register for a place you can book online or phone Elizabeth on 0115 9471767.
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