Somaliland:VP meets World Bank Officials
Somaliland Vice President Hon Abdirahman Abdillahi Ismael (saylici) has met with a delegation from the World Bank who are currently in the country .
The delegation was led by Mr. Frank MAIRE who is the head of international relations at the World Bank ,said his institution will assist Somaliland in commercial and industrial development including closer collaboration with the private sector.
The Vice President told the visiting delegation, Somaliland has already introduced new laws in order to improve business environment to encourage private investment,” We have been learning the efficient methods in use in the world today for good management of our economy.
We seek to establish full institutional capacities for planning, implementing and maintaining a viable infrastructure reconstruction and development program”, said the VP Saylici.
VP saylici has called for the international community to help unlock the potential of social entrepreneurship in the region, In addition to improving the general living conditions of the rural and urban population; infrastructure improvement projects will produce good paying jobs for the communities as a source of income for the people.
During their stay in Somaliland, the World Bank delegation is expected to meet with high level officials from the government, legislature and members of the business communities.
GOTH MOHAMED GOTH