The Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MoFA) said that the One Africa Expo 2023, a ten-day high level business expo will be instrumental in strengthening the economic integration among African countries.

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs jointly with members of One Africa Expo gave a press conference today on the preparation of the expo which will be held at the Ethiopia Museum of Art and Science Centre, Addis Ababa, from 20th to the 30th of May, 2023.

Director General of Economic Diplomacy Affairs at the ministry, Ambassador Ababi Demissie noted the expo is expected to bring the business communities together and play their role in realizing the goal of the African Agenda 2063.

Noting Ethiopia has been playing a pivotal role on African issues at regional and international arena, he said the nation will share its best experience at expo.

CEO of One Africa Expo, Yalew Getachew said on his part the expo will bring together government officials, diplomats, private sectors from African countries and global partners.

The first-ever One Africa EXPO will be held here in Addis Ababa in honor of the celebration of the 60th anniversary of the Organization of the African Unity(OAU), the predecessor of the African Union(AU).

The One Africa Expo 2023 is set to be an unprecedented Business-to-Business (B2B) trade show, created specifically for African governments, private and public business sectors, global companies, and business professionals to showcase their products, services, and expertise.

This platform offers an exceptional visual experience of Africa, bringing together diverse industries ranging from mobility, cultural diversity, tourism, technology, green initiatives, agro-industries, financial services, and infrastructures, involving all 55 member states.

The One Africa Expo 2023 is a must-attend event for those seeking to explore and expand their business potential in Africa, while also contributing to the development of the continent’s economic success, it was noted.

Source: Ethiopian News Agency

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