Ploumen: strengthening economic ties with DR Congo

On Friday, Minister for Foreign Trade and Development Cooperation Lilianne Ploumen discussed opportunities for strengthening economic ties between the Netherlands and the Democratic Republic of the Congo with the country’s prime minister Augustin Matata Ponyo Mapon. ‘Now that the African Great Lakes region is more stable, there are renewed opportunities for Dutch businesses to become more active in DR Congo,’ said Ms Ploumen.

On Friday, Minister for Foreign Trade and Development Cooperation Lilianne Ploumen discussed opportunities for strengthening economic ties between the Netherlands and the Democratic Republic of the Congo with the country’s prime minister Augustin Matata Ponyo Mapon. ‘Now that the African Great Lakes region is more stable, there are renewed opportunities for Dutch businesses to become more active in DR Congo,’ said Ms Ploumen.