President of Mozambique wants more investment by Belgian entrepreneurs

22 April 2016

The President of Mozambique, Filipe Nyusi said in Brussels he would like Belgium to become on of the largest foreign investors in Mozambique, taking advantage of the opportunities that the country offers and of bilateral cooperation.

Speaking in Brussels at the Forum of businesspeople at the Belgium-Luxembourg Chamber of Commerce, Industry and Agriculture and the African, Caribbean and Pacific (ACP) countries, as part of his two-day working visit to the country, Nyusi once again invited local businesspeople to invest in Mozambique, stressing that there can be no sustainable development without the participation of the private sector.

“We want to Belgium among the largest investors in the country,” he said.

Cooperation with Belgium covers several areas, notably health, agriculture, education, food security, infrastructure, transport and communications.

In recent years, Belgium has supported the area of ​​energy, particularly rural electrification. (macauhub/MZ)