The Barbados Investment and Development Corporation (BIDC) recently hosted a seminar on the Future Prospects for Trade, Investment and Technical Assistance Opportunities between Barbados and Chile.
Held at the Bagnalls Point Gallery, Pelican Craft Centre, Ambassador of Chile to CARICOM, Mr. Fernando Ayala González was the featured speaker. He will speak on the import/export profile of Chile; Investment areas that are of interest to Chilean investors and areas where Chile can offer technical assistance.
Other presenters included: Mr. Stuart Layne, Chief Executive Officer, Barbados Tourism and Investments Incorporated; Mr. John Blackman, Senior Foreign Service Officer, Hemispheric Relation Section, International Relations Division of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs; Ms. Lisa Cummins, Executive Director, Barbados Coalition of Service Industries (BCSI) and Mr. Franklyn Marshall, Senior Business Development Officer, Invest Barbados.
The seminar was attended mainly by persons interested in doing business with Chile.