President Abdel-Fattah Al-Sisi said that Africa has an inexhaustible source of energy. He added that we are capable of forming the main components of economic activities، creating job opportunities and achieving comprehensive sustainable development for the continent.
During his speech at the opening session of Africa Investment Forum 2017 in Sharm El-Sheikh، Al-Sisi said that the developed economies and development are based on supporting innovation and development works. Al-Sisi added that there are groups of young entrepreneurs who do many development businesses that become in a short time، global companies whose market value exceeds the gross domestic product of some countries.
He stressed that the young people are the main drivers of economic growth، noting that all advanced and emerging economies pays more intention to young entrepreneurs. He pointed out that all African countries should keep pace with technological developments on the world arena. Al-Sisi added that he has previously announced، at the World Youth Forum، the establishment of the first regional center for entrepreneurs to Africa to serve as a platform for exchanging experiences among young people، especially those who offer new and innovative solutions to address the challenges facing the continent.