In collaboration with the Federation of Chambers of the Gulf Cooperation Council (FGCCC), Elite MAF Events & Exhibition organized the first Latino-Gulf Business Opportunities summit from 16-19 of May 2016 in Atlantis the Palm- Dubai. Elite CEO inaugurated the conference welcoming the attendees and focusing on the importance and the crucial role Latin America plays in the international economy. “We targeted Latin America two years ago, when organized the first Islamic and Banking conference in Spain. We chose Spain to be our gate way to Spanish speaking countries and specifically Latin America” added Dr. Artoli.
The summit addressed by his excellency Mr. Sebastian Pinera, the former President of the republic of Chile, following the speech of his excellency the Chilean Ambassador in UAE Mr. Jean-Paul Taroud. Both his excellency the former president and the Ambassador, shed the light on the wide array of business opportunities Chile and GCC have. They highly appreciated the chance of bringing together Chilean Businesses together with GCC counterpart businesses.
His Excellency Abdul Rahim Hassan AL Naqi, Secretary General of the Federation of Chambers of GCC, shared in his comprehensive speech his idea of promoting businesses by encouraging such gatherings in future in both GCC and Latin American Region. The summit was attended by a number of Ambassadors and diplomatic missions of Latin American Countries in UAE, envoys of ministry of foreign affairs and international cooperation in UAE and a number of UAE businessmen. Beside his excellency the former Chilean president and Mr. Andrés Chadwick, the former Chilean minister of interior, a number of various businesses pioneers have attended this summit.