About fifty participants at Algerian-Spanish Business Forum

October 9th, 2020

APS : Thursday, 08 October 2020

ALGIERS- The Algerian-Spanish Business Forum kicked off Thursday with the participation of a bout fifty companies and employers’ organizations of the two countries.

The opening ceremony was chaired by Prime Minister Abdelaziz Djerad and Spanish head of Government Pedro Sanchez, who is, since Wednesday, on a two-day official visit to Algeria.

The Spanish business delegation is made up of about fifteen large companies operating in the sectors of energy, motor industry, food industry and construction, as well as four organizations, namely Spain’s Chamber of Commerce, the Spanish Confederation of Employers’ Organizations, the General Union of Workers and the Labour Promotion Agency Foment del Trebal.

On the Algerian side, about thirty public and private companies are participating in this Forum as well as the main employers’ organizations.

The meeting was also marked by the presence of an important official participation with the presence notably of Algerian ministers of Foreign Affairs, Interior, Energy, Culture, Industry and Foreign Trade.

B2B business meetings will also be organized as part of this forum in order to discuss opportunities to establish partnerships between the Algerian and Spanish companies in different activity fields.