The World Entrepreneurs Investment Forum 2019 (WEIF
2019) will be held under the theme: "Achieving the Sustainable Development Goals through Entrepreneurship & Innovation" but with special focus on "Investing in the 4th Industrial Revolution in a Digital Economy".
has fallen 3.3% since it closed in June, compared to the FTSE All Share return of 5.3% during that time, while in July the fund has risen by almost 1% versus 1.8% for the market.
"The events surrounding the WEIF
have underlined that just because securities are listed on an eligible market does not automatically mean that those specific securities are liquid," he said.
The recently completed 9th WEIF
in London focused on 'Changing World, New Relationships.' But, it will be mainly remembered by the announcement of UK Prime Minster, David Cameron, of a sovereign sukuk in 2014.
Last month, WPCT said it would cut debt, tighten controls on investments and make some changes to the board as it tried to soothe shareholder concerns following the WEIF
In particular, the World Entrepreneurs Investment Forum (WEIF
) 2017 - having more than 60 per cent of participants women - underscored the importance of the role of female entrepreneurs.
2 (BNA): His Majesty King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa received, at the Al-Safriya Palace today, the President of the UN General Assembly (UNGA), Miroslav Lajcak, on a visit to the kingdom to participate in the World Entrepreneurs Investment Forum (WEIF
The GIES showcase, Islamic economy attributes, put-on by Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry and Thomson Reuters attracted 3,000 plus delegates at the elegant Mina Salm Hotel, surpassing the very successful World Economic Islamic Forum (WEIF
), held in London in October.
United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres told delegates at the World Entrepreneurs Investment Forum (WEIF
) 2017 via a recorded video message that the programme has changed the lives of countless entrepreneurs worldwide who can now champion their own destinies.
Finally, at the end of October, the World Economic Islamic Forum, or WEIF
, will take place in London, and the publicity leading up to the event has been immense in Islamic finance hubs like the UAE and Malaysia.