The Equatorial Guinea-Asia Economic Forum was an official initiative of the Government of Equatorial Guinea, in conjunction with the Government of Dalian.
The Equatorial Guinea-Asia Economic Forum united political and business leaders from Equatorial Guinea with China’s top investors, with the aim of increasing investment in this emerging and stable African market. HE President Teodoro Obiang Nguema Mbasogo and a delegation of Equatorial Guinea government ministers and directors outlined the opportunities for investment and held talks with Chinese officials.
The Equatorial Guinea-Asia Economic Forum, including a prestigious Gala Dinner, took place at the Shangri-La Hotel in Dalian, China, on 29-30 April, 2015. Over 500 delegates witnessed Equatorial Guinea’s ministers presenting their portfolios, and ministers held private audiences with investors.
• The Government of Equatorial Guinea signed 6 memoranda of understanding with Chinese companies during the forum
• More than 500 delegates took part in the event, with speeches from key Equatorial Guinea cabinet members
• About $2.5 billion in investment loans secured during the Equatorial Guinea government’s tour in China
• Equatorial Guinea and China signed an enhanced cooperation agreement