KCCI in­vites Por­tuguese com­pa­nies to join devel­op­ment pro­jects

Kuwait Times - - LOCAL -

The Kuwait Cham­ber of Com­merce and In­dus­try (KCCI) has in­vited Por­tuguese com­pa­nies to con­trib­ute to Kuwait devel­op­ment pro­jects, ex­e­cuted through the Pub­lic-Pri­vate Part­ner­ship (PPP) sys­tem. Speak­ing dur­ing his re­cep­tion of Por­tuguese eco­nomic del­e­ga­tion on Mon­day, headed by Sec­re­tary Gen­eral of the Arab-Por­tuguese Cham­ber of Com­merce and In­dus­try Aida Bou-Ab­dul­lah, KCCI Board Mem­ber Tariq Al-Mutawaa in­vited Por­tuguese con­struc­tion com­pa­nies to have share in the build­ing and con­struc­tion pro­jects in Kuwait.

The state’s an­nual or medium-term devel­op­ment plans com­prise a large num­ber of pro­jects in var­i­ous sec­tors such as oil, in­fra­struc­ture, bridges, re­new­able en­ergy, and food se­cu­rity, he said. He sug­gested that the en­trance of Por­tuguese com­pa­nies to the mar­ket would trans­fer Por­tuguese rich ex­pe­ri­ence and ad­vanced tech­nol­ogy in this field to Kuwait.

Mean­while, Bou-Ab­dul­lah pointed out that the Por­tuguese in­vestors have shown in­ter­est in im­ple­ment­ing joint ven­tures with Kuwaiti peers in var­i­ous do­mains. She clar­i­fied that the del­e­ga­tion would also ap­prise Kuwaiti in­vestors of a num­ber of in­vest­ment op­por­tu­ni­ties in Por­tu­gal. She added that the visit is also meant to strengthen bi­lat­eral re­la­tions and ex­pand mu­tu­ally ben­e­fi­cial eco­nomic and com­mer­cial part­ner­ships. — KUNA

KUWAIT: Kuwait Cham­ber of Com­merce and In­dus­try (KCCI) mem­bers meet with the Por­tuguese eco­nomic del­e­ga­tion. — KUNA

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