An extensive promotional meeting was organised by the Public Establishment for Industrial Estates (PEIE) in Bangalore and Chennai in India, where a number of open discussion sessions and meetings were held in the presence of leading businessmen and investors from inside and outside of India. The businessmen and investors were acquainted with the investment opportunities available in the Sultanate.
The meetings highlighted the vision, mission and objectives of PEIE as well as the current and future expansion plans of the various industrial estates pertaining to PEIE. A seminar was also held in Bangalore, in cooperation with the Bangalore Chamber of Industry and Commerce, which was attended by a group of interested businessmen.
On the sidelines of the visit to India, the PEIE delegation visited Manyata Embassy Business Park, in addition to institutes specialised in the field of training and information technology. During the promotional campaign in India, PEIE officials elaborated on the investment climate in the Sultanate, and the advantages and incentives that are being accessed by the local and foreign investors. In addition, PEIE officials emphasised on the significant geographical location enjoyed by the Sultanate at the entrance to the Gulf in the middle of the East-West trade routes, ensuring easy access to markets in the Middle East, India, Africa and Europe.
PEIE officials also briefed the businessmen in India on the vision of PEIE, which is to enhance the Sultanate’s position as a leading regional centre of manufacturing, ICT, innovation and entrepreneurship excellence, and its mission in attracting industrial investments and providing continued support, through regionally and globally competitive strategies, good infrastructure, value adding services, and easy governmental processes.