Newscast Media WASHINGTON—On August 5, the U.S. Department of Commerce and
Bloomberg Philanthropies will co-host the first U.S.-Africa Business Forum, focusing on
trade and investment opportunities on the continent.
Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker announced the forum while speaking to group
of business leaders in Lagos, Nigeria, May 21.
Pritzker and former New York Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg will host the forum, and
President Obama will be the keynote speaker, according to a May 21 Commerce
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