Reception for the French and Botswana business community

Ambassador Laurence Beau brought together the economic and business community of Botswana at her residence, bringing together French and Botswana companies for a networking session

On Tuesday, the 19th of November, Ambassador Laurence Beau took advantage of the first visit in Botswana of Mr Bertrand Furno, Head of the Regional Economic Service, and Thomas Curelli from Business France, both based in South Africa, to organize a reception for the business community at the Residence of France.

They both came for courtesy calls and to formally present the upcoming 2020 Africa-France Summit, which will be held in Bordeaux next June under the theme "Sustainable Cities and Territories".

Ambassador Laurence Beau pointed out that French companies are willing to lend their support to the local private sector in order to deepen the diversification of the Botswana’s economy.

Last updated on: 22 November 2019