Industry News

Successful launch of China (Guangxi)-Africa & Middle East Digital Trade Week

“China (Guangxi)-Africa & Middle East Digital Trade Week” has officially kicked off on 29th June 2020, under the theme “Made in Guangxi – Make life better”, organized by the CCPIT Guangxi committee, CCOIC Guangxi, 14 CCPIT Guangxi City Branches and co-organized by the MIE Group. Armed with the purpose of utilizing the China Africa Trade […]

First cloud-based “Quality Zhejiang Virtual Expo” opens

On June 30th, 2020, the first edition “Quality Zhejiang Virtual Expo (Building Material & Home Furniture MENA)” kicked off, organized by Zhejiang Sub-council of the China Council for the Promotion of International Trade (CCPIT) and Zhejiang International Trade & Exhibition Co., Ltd with the close support of the MIE Group. “Quality Zhejiang Virtual Expo” will […]

2020 China-Africa Digital Trade Forum Grand Opening Ceremony

​2020 China-Africa Digital Trade Week kicked off successfully, held at the virtual platform Global Trade Week –Virtual Exhibition (GTW-VE) running from June 29th to July 5th 2020. On June 29th, the inaugural session of “China-Africa digital Trade Week” co-organized by the bilateral cooperation department of China International Chamber of Commerce, China Council for the Promotion […]

Huzhou Brand Digital Expo 2020- Opening Ceremony

MIE Events is proud to announce that the Huzhou Brand Digital Expo is now live. The event launched on virtual platform “Global Trade Week – VE” hosted by China Council for The Promotion of International Trade Huzhou Committee (CCPIT Huzhou), and co-hosted by CCOIC Huzhou; is a 3-day event that helps enterprises to recover the […]

Nigeria, Kenya, South Africa attracted $3.9 billion VC deals in 6 years

Fintechs, information technology firms, and other companies in Nigeria, Kenya, and South Africa attracted a total of 613 Venture Capital (VC) deals valued at $3.9 billion, between 2014 and 2019. This is according to a new report that was released by Africa Private Equity and Venture Capital Association (AVCA), a pan-African organisation that encourages and […]

Zhejiang is seeking opportunities vigorously for SMEs through “Quality Zhejiang Virtual Expo”

In line with the instructions given by the Central Committee of the Communist Party of China to establish innovative exhibitions service mode, Zhejiang Provincial Government remains exploring new foreign trade networking solutions on the basis of Internet and big data to getting local export-oriented SMEs out of the negative impact of Covid-19. Obviously, virtual format […]

TMEA, EU sign Sh602.2mn emergency grant to guarantee safe trade in Kenya

NAIROBI, Kenya, Jun 16 – TradeMark East Africa (TMEA) and the European Union have signed a €5 million agreement to support the Safe Trade Emergency Facility being implemented by TMEA in the region. The deal, which is equivalent to Sh602.2 million, was signed in the presence of the Cabinet Secretary for Industry, Trade & Co-operatives, […]

Kenya’s first ever floating solar power plant to be constructed

Kenya’s first-ever floating solar power plant is set to be constructed in the rift valley region. The 69 kW power infrastructure will be commissioned for Rift Valleys Roses, a family-owned rose-growing company located near Lake Naivasha, on one of the flower farm’s water reservoirs using a floating substructure. The floating solar power plant project will […]

Energy Leaders Give Insight on the Future of Kenya’s Oil and Gas Transition

Kenya’s oil and gas industry is in a state of transition, as its major oil and gas development — Blocks 10BB and 13T in Turkana — has been put on hold, with Tullow Oil submitting a notice of force majeure to the Kenyan Ministry of Petroleum and Mining, citing complications from COVID-19. Meanwhile, Uganda’s Lake […]