This was the energizing call from Hesham Kandil, the Prime Minister of Egypt, opening the 16th African Stock Exchanges Association conference in Cairo 2012 #ASEA2012 today (3 Dec).
also congratulated participants for braving the negative picture painted by the international media on Cairo's largely peaceful mass demonstrations: "What you see in media is not necessarily what is happening in Cairo.
repeated the previous speaker's challenge, how to fuel the growth that keeps Africa rising not uprising.
Progress and plans in Egypt
pointed out that Egypt
is the gateway linking Africa with the Middle East, Europe and Asia.
Tags: African stock exchange, African Stock Exchanges Association, ASEA, Egyptian Exchange, Hesham Kandil.