Welcome to Annual Investment Meeting
The theme of the sixth edition of the Annual Investment Meeting 2016 will be “The New World of FDI, Key Features and Best Practices”. The event will be held from 11 – 13 April 2016 at the Dubai International Convention and Exhibition Center. It will be the occasion to gather the world's leading FDI experts, investors, business professionals and practitioners to discuss how the FDI landscape has changed dramatically in recent years as well as the new sources of foreign direct investment. It will tackle the importance of New Forms of Investment (NFI) and discuss the policies that promote and facilitate such investments and best practices therein. AIM 2016 will be the occasion to examine these developments in the world of FDI and discuss ways and means to attract investment from new investment reservoirs coming from emerging markets.
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“The conference provided a platform for discussing real issues as regards FDI for growing markets. Discussions amongst experts and thought leaders offered realistic insight on investment opportuniti[...] Read more »
“This is the first time that the Philippines participated in AIM and we can say that it was truly worth it! The event provided various platforms for our stakeholders to interact and present their in[...] Read more »
“AIM is an impressive forum of talent, experience, partnership and vision; that makes this event a must on the FDI calendar. You must be there and attend.”[...] Read more »
“It was a great pleasure to attend and take part in the 2015AIM Congress. The panel debates, in particular, were highly relevant, offering exciting opportunities to share global experience and best [...] Read more »
“The AIM 2015 brought together global leaders, eminent thinkers and practitioners with the objective to not only improve the participants’ understanding of key topics on investment and innovation [...] Read more »
“Development of trade and investment cooperation with the countries of the Middle East is one of the priorities for Russia and Annual Investment Meeting 2015 is a real driver for relations of this k[...] Read more »
“AIM 2015 has once again provided an excellent opportunity for countries all over the world to showcase their potential to attract FDI. It was the right platform to deliberate on the challenges faci[...] Read more »
“Sustainable energy for all by 2030 is an achievable goal, but it cannot be reached by public finance alone. Without significant private investment, and public-private partnerships, it will be i[...] Read more »
“The 2015 Annual Investment Meeting, under the leadership of HH Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, was an incredibly important—and impressive—event for both investors and policymakers. Forei[...] Read more »
“Increased foreign investment flows into the least developed countries of Asia and Pacific, in particular from the emerging economies of the region, are evidence that most countries are getting [...] Read more »
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The Arab Investment and Export Credit Guarantee Corporation confirmed that both the UAE and Egypt recorded improvements in their positions in Global Indicators.
Under the directive of HH Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, UAE Ministry of Economy announced today (8 October 2014) that preparations for the 5th Annual Investment Meeting (AIM) scheduled from March 30 to April 1, 2015, at the Dubai International Convention and Exhibition Centre, […]
Under the directives of His Highness Shaikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice-President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, the Ministry of Economy announced on Wednesday that preparations for the 5th Annual Investment Meeting (AIM), scheduled from March 30 to April 1, 2015, at the Dubai International Convention and Exhibition Centre, […]
Along with the US, business activity in the Gulf is expanding at the fastest pace in the world, according to the purchasing managers’ index (PMI) compiled by Markit. The index is based on monthly questionnaires regarding business conditions answered by purchasing executives in different sectors.
The Non-oil sector will be the defining factor in the future economic growth of regional economies such as the UAE and Qatar, according to EY [Ernst & Young] a multinational professional services firm.
The World Economic Forum (WEF) named the United Arab Emirates the 12th most competitive nation globally for 2014-2015, a jump of seven ranks from last year.
The UAE-Russian relations in general have been growing from strength to strength in recent years driven by the desire of the leadership in both countries to improve synergies and increase trade exchange, UAE Minister of Economy Sultan Bin Saeed Al Mansoori, has affirmed.
In the past century, the greatest global cities were generally the largest and centers of the world’s great empires: London, Paris, New York and Tokyo. Today size is not so important: Of the world’s 10 most populous cities, only Tokyo, New York and Beijing are in the top 10 of our ranking of the world’s […]
The Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry received a trade mission from Ethiopia seeking stronger bilateral ties with the emirate.