Sunday September 15, 2019
GAROWE (HOL) - The second annual Puntland Investment Forum brining together entrepreneurs locally and abroad opened today in Puntland’s administrative capital Garowe.
The investment forum which seeks to provide a platform for investors and entrepreneurs from Puntland and beyond to explore business opportunities features various activities including showcasing of products and presentations of business opportunities in the easterly State.
While officially opening the forum, Puntland President Said Deni said his government was committed to creating a conducive environment for business and investment in the region.
“Puntland Government has set up the Investment policy which will enable you to Invest in Puntland in any sector and anywhere of your interest,” said Deni.
While reiterating his government’s efforts in ensuring security in the state, Deni also called on banks in the region to provide competitive interests for investors and budding entrepreneurs.
“I request all banks to reduce the interest rates as much as possible so that our youth can get Investment from banks which will create opportunities for many people.”
The forum will run for three days.