Home » Abu Dhabi Investors »

|| Japan seeks investment from UAE sovereign wealth funds

japan-uae.jpgJapan is actively wooing the UAE sovereign wealth funds (SWF) in an aim to beef up its foreign direct investment from three per cent to five per cent by next year.

A senior official from Japan External Trade Organisation (Jetro), the state-backed trade and inward investment promotion agency, said the UAE was selected as one of the three most favoured emerging economies to attain the goal. The other two are Sao Paolo and Moscow. "Jetro has conducted seminars to explain the Japanese investment opportunities to SWF people in the UAE such as Adia, Adic, Mubadala and others. And we continue the efforts to attract SWF to the Japanese markets," Kuniyasu Funaki, CEO of Jetro Dubai and Mena, told Emirates Business. Read more.

Previous Post: Al Ain International Group's Abu Dhabi MAR to invest in German shipbuilding firm
Next Post: Irish oil and gas firm acquired by Emirates National Oil Company

More from Abu Dhabi Investors ...

  Abu Dhabi firm Waha Capital invested $76 million in New York listed firm AerCap Holdings (May 2016)

  Middle East investors of Rasmala and GII acquired Airbus office complex in UK for $42 million (March 2016)

  Abu Dhabi firm ADFG invested in Montenegro Capital Plaza (November 2015)

  Abu Dhabi investment firm acquired stake at three Hong Kong hotels for $2.4 billion (May 2015)

  UAE firm NMC acquired Spanish fertility clinic for $161 million (March 2015)

  UAE investment firm acquired Scotland Yard HQ for $579 million (December 2014)

  Abu Dhabi fund buys 31 Accor hotels in Australia for $740 million (September 2013)

  Abu Dhabi investment firm ADIC buys stake in Tokyo property (August 2013)

  Abu Dhabi and Qatar funds front-runners to acquire 42 Marriott hotels for $1 billion (July 2012)

  US Paladin Capital and Abu Dhabi Invest AD to launch $100 million fund (May 2012)

|| About Us

Established in 2007, DubaiBeat.com provides insight, analysis and research on Middle East investors.

We cover different asset class investors like private equity, venture capital, hedge funds and real estate investors from the Middle East and broader MENA region.

|| Subscribe

Copyright 2007-2020 DubaiBeat.com    Sitemap  |  Terms  |  Privacy Policy

Follow us: RSS Feed   Facebook    Twitter