Project ID: 30453

China and Nigeria sign memorandum of understanding regarding skills, technology transfer

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Summary

Funding agency [Type]

Unspecified Chinese Government Institution [Government Agency]

Recipient

Nigeria

Sector

Business and other services (Code: 250)

Flow type

Free-standing technical assistance

Concessional

Yes

Category

Intent

Development (The next section lists the possible statuses.)

Commercial

Development

Representational

Mixed

Financial Flow Classification

ODA-like (The next section lists the possible statuses.)

Official Development Assistance

Other Official Flows

Vague (Official Finance)

Flows categorized based on OECD-DAC guidelines

Project lifecycle

Status

Pipeline: Pledge (The next section lists the possible statuses.)

Pledge

Commitment

Implementation

Completion

Suspended

Cancelled

Milestones

Commitment year

2013

Description

The Federal Ministry of Trade and Investment or Nigeria and the Sanshui District Bureau of Economy, Science and Technology Development Promotion in China signed a Memorandum of Understanding in May 2013 to facilitate the transfer of skills and technologies, including a trade cooperation agreement between many of the factories in the industrial park within the Sanshui Economic Development Zones and Nigeria.The Minister of State for Trade and Investment, Dr. Samuel Ortom, signed the MoU when he led a trade delegation to the Shanghai province in China and was accompanied by Nigerian ambassador to China, H.E. Aminu Wali. The Chinese delegation was led by Mr. William Wang, a former director in the Chinese Ministry of Commerce.Dr. Ortom, who was accompanied by Nigerian ambassador to China, H.E. Aminu Wali, said that the country is willing to accept as many investors coming to invest in Nigeria as possible.

Number of official sources

0

Number of unofficial sources

2

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Details

Cofinanced

No

Receiving agencies [Type]

Government of Nigeria [Government Agency]