Press releases

  • Côte d’Ivoire’s mother of baby food

  • 22.08.2012
  • Marie Diongoye Konaté’s company Protein Kissèe-La is waiting for the economy to reboot after a decade of crisis

  • Investing in emerging markets: Expanding your company’s growth opportunities

  • 30.05.2012
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    BIO co-hosts seminar for businesses in Belgium. On Tuesday, 29 May 2012, BIO, FEB (Federation of Enterprises in Belgium), FINEXPO (Inter-ministerial export finance support committee), ONDD (Belgian Export Credit Agency), IFC (International Finance Corporation) and BMI-SBI (Belgian Corporation for International Investment) co-hosted a seminar at the Egmont Palace in Brussels on the theme “Financing and Securing your Growth in Emerging Markets”, with the support of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs. The aim of the event was to inform businesses in Belgium about the different financing instruments that are available to support their development in emerging economies, where there is a strong growth and potential.

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  • DID and BIO join to help develop small enterprises in Central and East Africa

  • 19.04.2012
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    Développement international Desjardins (DID) and the Belgian Investment Company for Developing Countries (BIO) have signed a strategic agreement aimed at helping develop small enterprises in Central and East Africa. The agreement is specifically designed for investment in the entrepreneur financial centers (EFC) set up in that region by DID. The EFCs are specialized financial institutions that provide small entrepreneurs with the financial products and services they need to develop business and fulfill their role in stimulating economic growth and job creation.

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