Khalifa Fund to showcase 20 projects at Annual Investment Meeting

ABU DHABI, Khalifa Fund has announced its participation in the Annual Investment Meeting, AIM 2018.

The Fund’s participation at the event, which will be held at the Dubai World Trade Centre from 9th to 11th April 9, 2018, looks to increase business opportunities and foster networking as well as partnerships and various events to promote and develop the small and medium enterprises, SME, sector in the UAE.

Khalifa Fund will also participate in the various activities, which will be held on the sidelines of the forum, including ‘AIM Start-up’, an activity aimed at establishing a communications network that will help promote SMEs and entrepreneurs. The Fund will present 20 of its projects within the UAE Pavilion, featuring a range of innovative programmes on modern and advanced technologies, including global security solutions and services, educational centres, consultancies, and digital technologies and services, among others.

Showcasing the projects are expected to build partnerships, enhance cooperation with different exhibitors, increase capital, attract new markets and engage in strategic business relationships with major investors, entrepreneurs, representatives of international organisations and government entities.

Ahmad Khalfan Al Rumaithi, Senior Manager, Entrepreneurship Development – Support and Membership at Khalifa Fund, said, “Our participation in the Annual Investment Meeting and its various activities are in line with our strategies to support small and medium enterprises and build an ideal environment for them to grow and ensuring that they contribute to the country’s sustainable development. We aim to boost the SMEs’ efforts to create a positive impact on the national economy, as well as enhance our efforts to instil a culture of entrepreneurship, innovation and creativity among citizens. We also look to see them expand their reach and establish a partnership with international organisations and global businesses.”

Source: Emirates News Agency