Somalilandsun- We will endeavor to attract such opportunities and encourage investment from individuals, philanthropist foundations and corporate companies.
This was stated by the CEO Guul Group Guleid Harun Ibrahim during a training the consultancy firm conducted in partnership with the ministry of Investment for prospective applicants to the Tony Elumelu Foundation’s TEF 2018 Entrepreneurship grant.
In attendance was the DG of Ministry of Investment Ahmed Abokor Mohammed and Director of Investment Mohammed Saleban Ilmi as well as the over 30 prospective beneficiaries of TEF 2018.
The training was held at the Investment ministry conference hall in Hargeisa
Stressing that applicants from Somaliland and Somalia were not limited to those present at the short training the Guul Group boss said the purpose was to see to it that knowledge applications are submitted thence a fair chance of competing with thousands of other Africans applying.
According to the ministry of Investment Director General Ahmed Abokor Mohammed the government of Somaliland is committed to support organizations and individuals that pursue activities related to investment promotion and subsequent creation of employment.
Stating that the brief appearance of the minister at the training was ample proof of the attention government gives such activities the Director of Investment Mohammed Saleban Ilmi Said his department’s and entire ministry’s doors are open to all citizens requiring attention which he assured shall be provided promptly.
Thanking the Minister Mohammed Ahmed (Award) for continued support and use of facilities Guleid Harun said “We will endeavor to attract such opportunities and encourage investment from individuals, philanthropist foundations and corporate companies”
Guul Group launched the TEF 2018 application drive last week with a target of over 100 applicants from both Somaliland and Somalia
The Group is committed to promoting business start-ups, entrepreneurship and investment into Somaliland, Somalia and the Horn of Africa with a vision to help accelerate economic growth. Connecting entrepreneurs locally and those of the international community with ideas, investments and opportunities.
Guul offers a range of business development services for both foreign and local businesses. It prides itself on accessibility, innovation and flexibility to help clients set up and develop their ventures.