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Grupo Arena invests AKZ 50 to 200 million in fairs

Thu, 07 Feb 2019 16:59 - Economy

Luanda - The Events Group Arena Angola invests at least 50 to 100 million kwanzas each year in small sector fairs, and a minimum of AKZ 200 million in organizing similar events, revealed on Thursday in Luanda, its chairperson, Bruno Albernaz.

  • Bruno Albernaz, CEO of Grupo Eventos Arena Angola

Without specifying the return, the CEO of this Angolan company specialized in the production, promotion, organization and management of fairs and events, explained that, due to the specificities, each fair has its own budget that involves the communication and assembly of the stands, both in Luanda and in other provinces.

Bruno Albernaz, who presented the trade fair program for this year 2019, said that among the novelties are the first editions of Expo-Malenje, running from May 2 to 05, and the Furniture and Wood Industries Fair of Angola (FIMMA), from 5 to 8 June in the SEZ.

In the appreciation of this official, the culture of companies increases in participating in these events, as a result of the Government's bet on the diversification of the economy, hence the "Expofeira / 2019 (annual calendar) includes nine fairs involving different sectors.

This year, the 8th edition of the Benguela International Fair (FIB) will take place from May 22nd to 26th in the Special Economic Zone (SEZ) in the Ombaka Stadium) and the 2nd edition of Angola FIT from June 7 to 9.

Also on the agenda are the 35th edition of the Luanda International Trade Fair - FIL (from 9 to 13 July in the SEZ), the 4th edition of Expo-Industry (from 9 to 12 October in the SEZ), the 2nd edition of " Africa People Summit "(from 23 to 25 October at CCTA) and the 16th edition of Projekta (from 13 to 16 November, on the island of Luanda).

The "Expofeiras 2019 - 1st National Exhibition on Fairs in Angola" is an event that intends to be annual and aims to contribute to the promotion and increase of national production, with the presence of national and foreign businessmen, as well as representatives of ministries.

To participate in a fair, interested parties (between companies and individuals) must sign up and pay a monetary amount for this purpose.