Business East African Countries I (Degree Africa)

EENI- School of International Business

Doing Business in the East African Countries I (Bachelor's Degree in Inter-African Business, e-learning, fifth semester)


Bachelor's Degree in Inter-African Business

Subject - “Doing Business in the East African Countries I” (11 ECTS) - Bachelor's Degree in Inter-African Business (fifth semester)

Comoros, Djibouti, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Mauritius and Kenya

Syllabus of the Program: Doing Business in the Comoros

  1. Introduction to the Union of the Comoros
  2. Comorian Economy
  3. International Trade of the Comoros
  4. Agreement on monetary cooperation between France and the Union of the Comoros
  5. Business opportunities in the Comoros
    1. Tourism
    2. Agriculture
    3. Fishing sector
    4. Transport and infrastructures
  6. National Agency for Investment Promotion
  7. Access to the Comorian market
  8. Business Plan for the Comoros

Objectives of the Program “Doing Business in the Comoros”:

  1. To learn to do business in the Comoros
  2. To evaluate the business opportunities in the Comoros
  3. To investigate the trade relations of the Comoros with the country of the student
  4. To know the trade agreements of the Comoros
  5. To learn to develop a Business Plan for the Comorian market

Syllabus of the Program: Doing Business in Djibouti

  1. Introduction to Djibouti
  2. Djiboutian economy
  3. Djiboutian Foreign Trade
  4. Port of Djibouti
  5. Telecommunications and new technologies
  6. Invest in Djibouti
  7. Access to the Djiboutian market
  8. Business Plan for Djibouti

Objectives of the Program “Doing Business in Djibouti”:

  1. To learn to do business in Djibouti
  2. To evaluate the business opportunities in Djibouti
  3. To investigate the trade relations of Djibouti with the country of the student
  4. To know Djibouti's trade agreements
  5. To analyse importance of the Port of Djibouti
  6. To learn to develop a Business Plan for the Djiboutian market

Syllabus of the Program: Doing Business in Eritrea

  1. Introduction to the State of Eritrea
  2. Doing Business in Asmara
  3. Economy of Eritrea
  4. International Trade of Eritrea
  5. Access to the Eritrean market
  6. Business Plan for Eritrea

Objectives of the Program “Doing Business in Eritrea”:

  1. To evaluate the business opportunities in Eritrea
  2. To investigate the trade relations of Eritrea with the country of the student
  3. To know Eritrea's trade agreements

Syllabus of the Program: Doing Business in Ethiopia

  1. Introduction to Ethiopia
  2. Ethiopian Economy
  3. Ethiopian International Trade
  4. Business opportunities in Ethiopia:
    1. Coffee
    2. Cotton
    3. Textile
    4. Leather
    5. Ethiopian Horticulture
    6. Mining
    7. Tourism...
  5. Invest in Ethiopia
  6. Case Study:
    1. Sheikh Mohammed Hussein Ali Al Amoudi
    2. Mimi Alemayehou
    3. Ethiopian Company of Telecommunications
    4. ZTE (China)
    5. MIDROC
  7. International relations of Ethiopia
  8. Access to the Ethiopian market
  9. Business Plan for Ethiopia

Objectives of the Program “Doing Business in Ethiopia”:

  1. To learn to do business in Ethiopia
  2. To evaluate the business opportunities in Ethiopia
  3. To investigate the trade relations of Ethiopia with the country of the student
  4. To know Ethiopia's trade agreements
  5. To learn to develop a Business Plan for Ethiopia
  6. To study the profile of the Ethiopian Businessmen

Sheikh Mohammed Hussein Ali Al Amoudi

  1. The Saudi - Ethiopian Muslim Businessman and philanthropist Sheikh Mohammed Hussein Ali Al-Amoudi
  2. Oil Group CORRAL. MIDROC Company
  3. Concept of indigene capitalism of the Sheikh Al Amoudi

Mimi Alemayehou

  1. The Ethiopian - North American businesswoman Mimi Alemayehou: one of the most powerful African women
  2. Foundation for the African development

Syllabus of the Program: Doing Business in Mauritius

  1. Introduction to the Republic of Mauritius
  2. Mauritian Economy
  3. Mauritian International Trade
  4. Business opportunities in Mauritius:
    1. Textile
    2. Information and communication technologies
    3. Fishing
  5. Case Study: Mauritius Freeport
  6. Invest in Mauritius
  7. Council of Investments of Mauritius
  8. Access to the Mauritian market
  9. Business Plan for Mauritius

Objectives of the Program “Doing Business in Mauritius”:

  1. To learn to do business in Mauritius
  2. To evaluate the business opportunities in Mauritius
  3. To know the trade agreements of Mauritius
  4. To investigate the trade relations of Mauritius with the country of the student
  5. To analyse the strategic relationship between Mauritius and India
  6. To learn to develop a Business Plan for the Mauritian market

India-Mauritius Comprehensive Economic Cooperation and Partnership Agreement

  1. India-Mauritius Association and Economic Cooperation Agreement
  2. India-Mauritius Association Agreement
  3. Chapter on International Trade in merchandises (Preferential Trade Agreement)

Preferential Trade Area (PTA) between Mauritius and Pakistan

  1. Introduction to the Pakistan-Mauritius Preferential Trade Area
  2. Rules of origin

Syllabus of the Program: Doing Business in the Republic of Kenya

  1. Introduction to Kenya
  2. Kenyan Economy. Main economic institutions
  3. Kenyan International
  4. Port of Mombasa
  5. Trade Agreements of Kenya
  6. Invest in Kenya
  7. Business opportunities in Kenya:
    1. Agri-food Industry
    2. Horticulture
    3. Manufacture
    4. Information and communication technologies
    5. Infrastructures...
  8. Case Study.
    1. General Motors in East Africa
    2. REA Vipingo
    3. Terminal of Kilindini
    4. M-PESA in Kenya
  9. Access to the Kenyan market
  10. Business Plan for Kenya

Objectives of the Program “Doing Business in Kenya”:

  1. To learn to do business in Kenya
  2. To evaluate the business opportunities in Kenya
  3. To know Kenya's trade agreements
  4. To investigate the trade relations of Kenya with the country of the student
  5. To learn to develop a Business Plan for the Kenyan market
  6. To study the profile of Kenyan Businessmen

Naushad N. Merali

  1. The Kenyan Entrepreneur Naushad N. Merali
  2. The Phone Company Kencell
  3. The Kenyan Conglomerate Group Sameer

Bhimji Depar Shah

  1. The Kenyan Entrepreneur Bhimji Depar Shah
  2. The Kenyan Conglomerate Group Bidco

Course Business in East Africa

East African Economic Integration

We Trust in Africa

  1. ECTS = European Transfer and Accumulation System
  2. CECT = Credit of Capitalisable and Transferable Evaluation (CAMES)

Samples: Doing Business in the East African Countries I (Bachelor's Degree in Inter-African Business, e-learning, fifth semester)

Mimi Alemayehou (Ethiopia)

Naushad N. Merali (Kenya)

Doing Business in the Comoros

Doing Business in Eritrea

Case Study: Ethiopian Airlines

Doing Business in Mauritius

Language of the subject “Doing Business in the East African Countries” of the Bachelor's Degree in Inter-African Business (fifth semester): English or Spanish Licenciatura África French Licence Afrique Portuguese Bachelor's Degree Africa



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