The first International Businessmen Forum (I.B.F) was held in Pakistan
in 1995. The forum was held by the presidents' initiative of 8 Islamic
countries including Iran, Malaysia, Pakistan, Egypt, Bangladesh,
Indonesia and Nigeria (D8) as the first Muslim's nongovernmental
trading organization. The 7th forum was held in Tehran in 2003.
The organization of the assembly (I.B.F) has obliged all
aforementioned countries to establish their own organizations. The
organization has close civil relations with its main seat in Istanbul,
Turkey. In addition to the above countries, other Islamic countries
such as Saudi Arabia, Emirates and Qatar have also joined the
assembly. By establishing Muslim Traders' Association, Muslims, living
in other countries such as Germany and South Africa, joined I.B.F
The association tries to gain these goals: Encouraging joint venture,
trading relations leadership, increasing economic cooperation,
reinforcing the relations between the members of private and
The members of different countries present their latest information,
facilities, and projects in the annual gatherings.
The 11th annual International Businessmen Forum is going to be held on
November 27-29, 2007 in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.
Businessmen, Industrial Workers, Outstanding specialists and experts,
and a group of Iranian and foreign economy officials, the owner of
financial and credit institutions, and Tourism Industry businessmen
and activists are going to attend the forum. They try to make a drive
taking a step due to increase the national and international trading
and economic cooperation.
The representatives of Kish Syndicate Associations, Kish Hotels
Association, Traders and Marketers' Association, Industries owners'
Syndicate and Engineering Association are going to take part in the
forum. They are under Kish Syndicate Association's supervision in the
company of Kish Free Zone's executive and managing directors. The
president of Iran's entourage is going to accompany the mentioned
group sent to the forum. Kish Syndicate Association tries to play an
important role, with its effective presence, in Both International and
Iran's I.B.F activities framework. The association introduces Kish
Free Zone's talent and investing opportunities. Therefore, they can
make much stronger and component relations to increase the economic
and international cooperation between the private sections attending
the forum from different countries.
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates