UNIDO ITPO Tokyo will organize Tanzania Investment Webinar on 18 May 2023, jointly with JICA and the Embassy of Tanzania in Japan.
Tanzania is well known in Japan as one of the world’s leading tourist destinations. However, its business potential is not yet well known in Japan.
According to the 2022 census, the population has already surpassed 61.7 million, making it the country with the third highest population growth rate in the world. The country also has advocated for an open economic policy to foreign investment.
During the seminar, the President Office – Investment and the Tanzania Investment Centre (TIC) will present on Tanzania’s foreign investment policy, business environment, and investment opportunities. Additionally, existing Japanese investors will share their business experiences as testimonials.
Date: Thursday, 18 May 2023
Time: 15:00-16:30 (JST) / 9:00-10:30 (Tanzania time)
Venue: Online (Zoom)
Organizers: UNIDO ITPO Tokyo, JICA, Embassy of the Republic of Tanzania
Language: English – Japanese (Simultaneous interpretation)
15:00/9:00 Opening remarks
Ms. Fumio Adachi, Head, UNIDO ITPO Tokyo
15:05/9:05 Guest remarks
H.E. Mr. Baraka Luvanda, Ambassador of the United Republic of Tanzania
H.E. Mr. Yasushi Misawa, Ambassador of Japan to Tanzania
15:15/9:15 Initiative Undertaken by the Government to Attract Foreign Direct Investment
Acting Director, Mr. Fadhili Chilumba, President’s Office – Investment
15:30/9:30 An Overview of Investment Opportunities in Tanzania
Mr. Gilead Teri, Executive Director, Tanzania Investment Centre (TIC)
15:45/9:45 Food Processing Business in Tanzania
Mr. Tatsuo Hasegawa, Managing Director, Matoborwa Co., Ltd.
15:55/9:55 Mr. Kenichi Taneya, CEO, SAINT PARTS Co., Ltd.
16:05/10:05 Overview of JICA Advisors for Industrial Development and Investment Promotion in Tanzania
Yuko Tanaka, Senior Consultant, Asia Engineering Consultant Co., Ltd.
16:25/10:25 Closing remarks
Mr. ARA Hitoshi, Chief Representative, JICA Tanzania
For more information, please contact:
Ms. Imazu/ Ms. Horiguchi, UNIDO ITPO Tokyo