Tag: International

Fair trade – making the most of overseas exhibitions

International trade fairs provide an invaluable opportunity for businesses to target potential customers, win business, and boost your brand and reputation abroad, but you need to plan and orchestrate carefully. That was the message from LCCI’s recent seminar: How to make the most of trade fairs abroad which was held in the splendid library of

Rwanda and Tanzania trade targets for London business

East Africa is a regular destination for London Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI) Trade Missions with Ethiopia, Kenya, Tanzania, and Uganda providing the usual market stops. This year however Rwanda was selected for a trade visit. Mission manager Ruma Deb reports. Last month marked LCCI’s and UKTI London’s first visit to Rwanda, hardly surprising

Indian PM at Wembley

In front of 60,000 people, the largest reception in the UK for any foreign leader, Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi spoke in November of how he wished to develop his country into an economic powerhouse and achieve, by 2019, an environmentally-clean India and 24-hour electricity for all citizens. Many LCCI Asian Business Association (ABA) members were in