Kinshasa, February February 22nd, 2022 (CPA).– The question related to the capitalization of the fallout from the Congo evening in Madrid which was held in the said city from January 19 to 23 of the current year, on the sidelines of the exhibition international tourism, was on the menu of interview last Friday, February 18, between the Minister of Industry Julien Paluku and the ambassador of Spain in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), Carlos Robles, learned the CPA on Monday of the Ministry of Industry. The two personalities have on occasion, according to the source, mentioned the problem of strengthening the presence of Spanish operators in the economic sectors of the DRC. They therefore agreed to list all the projects that the Spanish side would like to implement for the benefit of the Congolese population. During the same day, continues the same source, the Minister of Industry met with a delegation from the Provincial Youth Council of South Kivu led by its president, Joella Sambo, who came to seek the involvement of the ministry. of Industry for the success of the summit on « Art and entrepreneurship », scheduled for April 15 in Bukavu, capital of the province of South Kivu.
The delegation requested, on occasion, the support of the government in the framework of capacity building for young entrepreneurs, in order to make their products competitive on the market, especially with the advent of the African Continental Free Trade Area. (Zlecaf). To do this, the delegation requested the installation, in the eastern part of the DRC, of packaging production plants, in order to strengthen and further mark the products of Congolese origin.ACP/