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Bengo: Provincial Forum addresses economic development

Tue, 11 Jun 2019 10:36 - Economy

Caxito - The first Local Economic Development Forum, for analysis and discussion of the province's role in the diversification of the economy, will take place this Tuesday in Caxito City, under the promotion of the provincial government of Bengo.

The meeting aims to call the economic sector to present the business portfolio and discuss with the entrepreneurs and the civil society the current state of the province in economic terms.

Under the motto "Diversification of the economy, source of local development", the meeting will address issues related to the banking sector, tax incentives, as well as internal and external projects and financing.

The director of the provincial office for the Integrated Economic Development of Bengo, Fátima Sebastião, has said that the concession and legalization of land, infrastructure construction and bank credit are the main difficulties facing local entrepreneurs.

The event, which will gather 150 participants, will involve the sectors of environment, transportation, tourism, trade, agriculture and mineral resources.