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Seminar on Investment Opportunities in Cuba

Seminar on Investment Opportunities in Cuba

Seminar on Investment Opportunities in Cuba” was held in Yokohama on 9 March 2016.

The seminar was organized jointly by UNIDO ITPO Tokyo,Yokohama Industrial Development Corporation and JETRO Yokohama.  The programme included presentations on investment opportunities and current economic situation of Cuba.


Date/Time:  9 March 2016 (Wed), 14:30-16:30
Venue:        Conference Room of Yokohama Industrial Development Corporation
Organizers: UNIDO ITPO Tokyo
                  Yokohama Industrial Development Corporation (IDEC)
                  JETRO Yokohama
Supporter:  Embassy of Cuba in Japan
Language:   English-Japanese with consecutive translation


14:30-14:35  Opening Remarks
       Dr. Hiroshi Kuniyoshi, Head, UNIDO ITPO Tokyo
14:35-14:50  Welcome Remarks
       H.E. Mr. Marcos Fermin Rodriguez Costa, Ambassador of Cuba
14:50-15:30  Presentation: “Investment Opportunities in Cuba”
       Ms. Mirtha Rippes Aller, Coordinator, Foreign Investment Promotion Group,
       Chamber of Commerce of the Republic of Cuba
15:30-16:00  Presentation: “Current Economic Situation in Cuba”
       Mr. Yusuke Nishizawa, Deputy Director in charge of Latin America and
       the Caribbean Americas Division, Overseas Research Department,
       Japan External Trade Organization (JETRO)
16:00-16:30  Questions & Answers

(16:30-17:00 Networking)


*** The following presentations are available for download.