There is a big Africa India economic conference coming up next week. It will be interesting to see what comes out of this.
The largest ever India-Africa conclave, being held in New Delhi from 19-21 March 2008, is expected to highlight Africa’s potential as an investment venue . . . Their Excellencies the Vice Presidents of Tanzania and Ghana and 37 African Ministers are among the 925 delegates who will participate in ‘The India Africa Project Partnership 2008
The conference will focus on four main areas: technology, agriculture, human resources and energy. One hundred and thirty one projects worth over US$10 billion will be discussed. The conference will enable Indian investors to interact with key people from more than 35 African countries on one platform. Africa is already an important trade partner for India.