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Tuesday 5 August 2014

Obama Announces Holding Of Next Global Entrepreneurship Summit In Marrakech

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US president Barack Obama

US president Barack Obama announced, on Tuesday in Washington, that the upcoming yearly Global entrepreneurship Summit will be held on November 20-21 in Marrakech.

This is the first time an African country hosts the event.

The Global Entrepreneurship Summit is a platform to facilitate the exchange of views and ideas between global business leaders and entrepreneurs and strengthen alliances among entrepreneurs around the world. 

The GES is a follow-through on President Barack Obama's emphasis on entrepreneurship as a pillar of U.S. global engagement, underscoring the importance of entrepreneurship as one of the most powerful ways for individuals to improve their own economic circumstances.

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