A Joint Permanent Commission for Cooperation (JPCC) between the Governments of Malawi and Tanzania which was held in Lilongwe in February, 2017 agreed that Malawi and Tanzania should be patronizing each other's trade and investment fairs and forums, and should hold joint trade and investment forums as a way of promoting trade, investment and information sharing between the two countries.
In view of this, Tanzania will be hosting the first trade and investment Forum which will be held at Mkapa Conference Center in Mbeya on 26th and 27th July, 2018. The Forum will focus on business and policy discussions around the following sectors:
• Trade & Industry
• Finance & Banking
• Information Communication (ICT)