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Commonwealth Business Forum Open for Registrations

The registration portal for the Commonwealth Business Forum is now live. Those wishing to register can now do so here Hosted by the Hon Dr Joseph Muscat, Prime Minister of Malta, as part of the biennial Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting, the Business Forum will be held at the Hilton... read more

CWEIC opens City Office at Guildhall

We are delighted to announce that on 1st May we opened an office at the Guildhall, home of the City of London Corporation. We are extremely grateful to the Lord Mayor of London, who is a Vice President of the Commonwealth Enterprise and Investment Council, and Mark Boleat, Chairman of... read more

Commonwealth Report demonstrates Trade costs 19% lower between member countries

Marlborough House Conversation: Facilitating Commonwealth Trade

At the CWEIC’s Marlborough House Conversation on 22 May 2015 Dr Mohammad Razzaque, Acting Director of the Commonwealth Secretariat’s Trade Policy Division, presented his team’s initial findings from the most comprehensive analysis of Commonwealth trade and investment ever undertaken. You can find the paper here and the full report will... read more

Moorgate expands its PR platform

CWEIC Member News

Specialist public relations agency Moorgate Communications has recently opened an office in Manchester. The firm focuses on PR campaigns for corporate and investment finance, with particular specializations in areas such as trade and project finance, infrastructure, strategic investment, emerging markets and supply-chain finance. “The aim of the Manchester office is... read more

City of London Strengthens Financial Ties with Commonwealth

The City of London Corporation has today (25 February) announced that it will become a founding strategic partner of the Commonwealth Enterprise and Investment Council (CWEIC). Established in July 2014, the CWEIC aims to boost trade and investment opportunities and facilitate discussion between governments and the private sector throughout the... read more

London Launch of the Commonwealth Business Forum 2015

The 2015 Commonwealth Business Forum (CBF) which will take place in Malta from the 24th to the 26th November, was launched this afternoon in London by Prime Minister Joseph Muscat at Marlborough House following the official launch in Malta on 16th February. The Forum is co-organised by the Government of... read more

Marlborough House Summits: Infrastructure 2014

The Marlborough House Infrastructure Summit saw 14 countries presenting their pipeline of priority infrastructure projects to a global investment audience. The Summit was opened by the Mayor of London Boris Johnson, with addresses from Tidjane Thiam, CEO of Prudential, Hakim Drissi, Managing Director of Wren House Infrastructure Management, Datuk Shahril... read more

Message from Lord Marland, Chairman of CWEIC

The Commonwealth Enterprise and Investment Council was established in July 2014 with the support of the Commonwealth Secretariat, operating out of their offices. Enterprise, Investment and Trade are core to the activities of Commonwealth countries and we are glad to have the opportunity of carrying out this mandate. CWEIC is... read more