Africa Investment Forum | Tipping point for economic transformation: Dr Gil Mahlati
Delegates at the Africa Investment Forum are discussing opportunities in each other’s states, hoping to almost double investments achieved last year.
The forum was opened on Monday by President Cyril Ramaphosa, who called on countries to use the trillions of dollars locked in the Africa Continental Free Trade Area to boost their economies.
African Development Bank president Akinwumi Adesina said they were so far targeting deals worth more than $67 billion this year.
The conference is being attended by leaders and delegates from Africa, Asia, North and South America.
Infrastructure has formed a major theme at the conference so far, with the ADB looking to close the gap when comparing Africa and other continents.
Tonight we look at how and if the summit can advance Economic Transformation?
To discuss this we’re joined by Dr Gil Mhlati, Chairman and Founder of Transformational Investment Portfolio One (TIP One) which is listed on the JSE with the aim to seek Capital to advance economic transformation.
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