Algeria Trade & Investment Mission

25th & 26th February 2020

EVENT DESCRIPTION 

This mission to Algiers on the 25th and 26th February 2020 will explore trade and investment opportunities in Algeria.

After the goodwill of this month’s discussions and the new Administration’s commitment to encouraging FDI, this Mission represents a new chance to engage with Algeria and understand the country’s reform agenda in attracting business to the country. It will include general economic briefings for attendees, networking opportunities with local and international businesses, and roundtables focusing on key sectors of economic growth.

 

DRAFT PROGRAMME 

DAY 1 – TUESDAY, 25TH FEBRUARY

10.00-10.10     Opening Address

  • Lord Risby, British Prime Minister’s Partnership Envoy for Algeria

10.10-12.00     High-Level Panel Discussion

  • British Ambassador to Algeria
  • Ministry of Industry and Investment Promotion
  • National Agency for the Promotion of Foreign Trade
  • Ministry of Tourism and Handicraft
  • Private Sector Speaker

12.00-12.30    Ministry of National Education

 

Lunch Break

 

14.00-15.00     Ministerial Meeting (Ministry of Energy and Mining)

15.00-16.00     Ministerial Meeting (Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development)

16.00-17.00     Ministerial Meeting (Ministry of Public Works)

 

19.00-21.00    Evening Cocktail Reception 

 

DAY 2 – WEDNESDAY, 26TH FEBRUARY

09.00-09.10: Ministry of Foreign Affairs 

09.10-9.20: Ministry of Commerce 

09.20-10.00: Session 1: Discussion on the Economy and Financial Services (El Aurassi Hotel)

  • Ministry of Finance
  • Bank of Algeria
  • Private Sector Representative

10.00-10.15: Presentation from Private Sector 

10.15 – 11:00: Session 2: Investing in Energy inc. Renewables 

  • Ministry of Energy
  • Sonatrach
  • Private Sector Representative

11.00-12.00: Session 3: Investing in Infrastructure 

  • Ministry of Housing and Urban Development
  • Ministry of Land-use Planning and Environment
  • Sonalgaz
  • Private Sector Representative

DAY 3 – THURSDAY, 27TH FEBRUARY 

Site Visit organised by the Ministry of Tourism and Handicraft