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Okonjo-Iweala assures BoI of WTO’s collaboration on SMEs’ growth

Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala and the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Bank of Industry (BoI), Dr Supo Olusi | Image: @NOIweala

‘Great to discuss collaboration on SMEs working in the digital and green trade space’

By Valentine Amanze

The Director General of World Trade Organisation (WTO), Prof Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, has expressed willingness to collaborate with Nigeria’s Bank of Industry (BoI) on Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) working in the digital and green trade space.

Okonjo-Iweala made the commitment when the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Bank of Industry (BoI), Dr Supo Olusi, led the bank’s delegation to her office on Monday January 15, 2024.

In her X, @NOIweala, after the visit, Okonjo-Iweala commended the management of BoI for seeking collaboration with WTO.

She also told the delegation that it was good to focus on leveraging additional financing for scaling up product and service standards and quality, while assuring them of her co-operation.

Her word: “So proud today to receive Dr Supo Olusi CEO of Bank of Industry, Nigeria

@BOINigeria  and his delegation.

Also read: Okonjo-Iweala appreciates Trailblazer Award

Okonjo-Iweala and the BoI delegates during the visit.

“Congratulations. I know you will bring the intellect, diligence and integrity to this job that you brought to your job when we were at the Ministry of Finance!

“Great to discuss collaboration on SMEs working in the digital and green trade space. Also good to focus on leveraging additional financing for scaling up product and service standards and quality! Look forward to our future collaboration.”

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