03.12.2008 - SWFs and close UAE-African ties discussed at Crans Montana Forum
From Bi-me.com: UAE Minister of Foreign Trade H.E. Sheikha Lubna underlined the importance of Sovereign Wealth Funds in accelerating the growth of developing economies and lauded productive and harmonious ties between the UAE and Africa. This year’s edition, which adopts the theme ‘Strengthening the GCC-Africa Cooperation,’ is being held in association with the OPEC Fund for International Development (OFID), the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) Development Centre. Many high-level officials attended the opening rites, including Prime Ministers and senior ministers from more than 20 African countries..... Full Article: Source