1st 2018 ABCC Networking Event
The ABCC held the first of a regular series of social events throughout the year providing attendees with a unique space for social networking and informal discussions. The Networking event was designed to enable representatives of member and non-member companies to meet together in an informal gathering to enjoy the hospitality of the Chamber and to share ideas about business projects and market opportunities.
2nd 2018 Networking Event
After the success of our 1st 2018 Networking Event, the Arab British Chamber of Commerce held the 2nd Networking Event of this year. It was another great opportunity to interact and network with ABCC members, stakeholders and friends from the Arab-British business community in a pleasant and informal environment.
BRIEFING ON BREXIT & FTAs
The Arab British Chamber of Commerce hosted a briefing on Brexit and its implications for UK-Arab trade on the afternoon of 27th September 2018. The successful Briefing on Brexit and FTAs held at the ABCC’s premises was attended by Arab ambassadors, Arab commercial attaches, ABCC Board members, senior executives, officials, policy makers, journalists and representatives of ABCC member companies.
Arab Irish Business Forum 2018
The ABCC is proud to support the Arab-Irish Business Forum, a must-attend event for companies already doing business in the Middle East and other Arab markets, or those considering opportunities there. The Forum will give delegates an opportunity, not only to hear from the experts, but also to engage in dialogue with them and to network with like-minded executives from both Ireland and the Arab World.
Tunisian Agri-Food Trade Mission & Exhibition
The ABCC was pleased to host a trade mission of business executives and officials from the Tunisian agri-foods sector on 11th October in cooperation with the Tunisian Embassy. Members of the trade mission were visiting London to explore the potential consumer demand for their produce and to meet buyers who would be able to help distribute Tunisian-made products in the British market.
2nd Italian Arab Business Forum
The Italian Arab Business Forum is an excellent platform to foster deeper and stronger business relations. At this year’s forum there will be a special focus on the UAE Market and a session on Women’s Empowerment: an Economic Booster. The programme will include panel discussions on: Innovation and Digital Transformation; Connecting the World: Logistics and Infrastructures: the Food Industry: Sustainable Agriculture and Food Security.
ABCC Event - Commercial Attaché's Meeting
The Chamber hosted a meeting with the Commercial Attachés from the Arab Embassies in London on Tuesday 23rd October with the aim of discussing topics of mutual concern relating to bilateral trade and investment. In attendance were commercial attaches and consular officials from the Arab Embassies in London.
ABCC Event - Ambassadorial Round Table - Arab League Ambassador
On 30th October 2018, the Arab British Chamber of Commerce was pleased to host His Excellency Mr Ibrahim F Mohieldeen, Ambassador for the League of Arab States in London. The occasion was an ambassadorial roundtable which provided an opportunity for UK businesses to hear the Arab League’s perspective on the enormous untapped potential for strengthening cooperation between the UK and the Arab World.
ABCC Event - Ambassadorial Round Table - Moroccan Ambassador
The Arab British Chamber of Commerce hosted an ambassadorial roundtable on 28th November to enable a discussion on the potential investment and trading opportunities in the Kingdom of Morocco. The roundtable, which was addressed by His Excellency Mr Abdesselam Aboudrar, Ambassador for the Kingdom of Morocco, attracted an audience of senior business executives from different industries who were interested in the Moroccan market.
ABCC Event - Opportunities in Bahrain
On Thursday 29th November 2019 the Arab British Chamber of Commerce held a business seminar to focus on Opportunities in Bahrain. The event, held in the auditorium at the Chamber, attracted upwards of a hundred business executives and investors keen to learn more about the latest opportunities for doing business in Bahrain and looking to export their goods and services to this small but lucrative Gulf market. The Kingdom of Bahrain is a strategic hub offering access to a $1.5 trillion market in the Gulf.
ABCC ANNUAL WINTER RECEPTION
The Arab British Chamber of Commerce held its Annual Winter Reception on the evening of Tuesday 11th December 2018. The reception took place at the Pestana Chelsea Bridge Hotel in the presence of Arab Ambassadors and dignitaries, diplomats, ABCC Board members, senior business executives and friends of the ABCC.
The ABCC will be hosting a special exhibition organised by the Palestinian Mission to the UK and the Association of the Palestinian Community in the UK. Traditional products such as handicrafts, textiles, jewellery, dates and spices, artwork, paintings, ceramics and organic olive oil will be displayed. Palestinian products always very popular will provide a rich and colourful backdrop to the event.