Abu Dhabi Terminals has announced its partnership with the 2nd Edition of UAE – India Economic Forum (UIEF) which is scheduled for 19 – 20 October, 2016, at the Madinat Jumeirah, Dubai, UAE.
The forum is a flagship event creating the most definitive networking and knowledge sharing platform for major investors and government leaders from UAE and India. Hosted by the Consulate General of India Dubai with strategic support from UAE’s Ministry of Economy, UAE International Investors Council, Federation of UAE Chambers of Commerce and Industry and Invest India, UIEF addresses the policy framework and guidelines required to attract investors, sovereign wealth funds, large corporates and industries.
Simon Brebner, Chief Commercial Officer at Abu Dhabi Terminals, said: ‘’With India considered as the UAE’s prime trade partner, this forum is very important for Khalifa Port Container Terminal.
“Our integration within Khalifa Industrial Zone Abu Dhabi Dhabi (Kizad) and direct hinterland connections to major business areas in Abu Dhabi, Dubai and Al Ain, provides excellent opportunities to support the growing trade between the two countries. We look forward to meet key businesses and enhance their growth strategies by improving the speed, costs and efficiency of supply chains.”
The past edition of the event saw tremendous support from both the countries, bringing major investors and government leaders from both the countries under one platform. The 2015 event was inaugurated by Hon. Shri Arun Jaitley, Finance Minister of India, along with the presence of more than three hundred delegates from the C suite as well as ministry and government officials, presidents and business owners from UAE and India.