Kuwait Direct Investment Promotion Authority (KDIPA) participated in the celebration ceremony held by the Canadian healthcare consulting firm MMI Montreal Medical International Inc. (MMI) for establishing its healthcare training company that obtain an investment license from KDIPA on January 19, 2017, under the Foreign Direct Investment Law No. 116 of 2013 (KDIPA Law) regarding the promotion of direct investment into Kuwait.
Several employees from the KDIPA Investors Service Center, who were involved in the process, participated in the ceremony. Also attending the ceremony was H.E. Martine Moreau, Canadian Ambassador to the State of Kuwait, along with her accompanying delegation and representatives from MMI.
The ceremony ended with the participants involved in the establishment of MMI being recognized. MMI’s core activities will be dedicated to the training of healthcare professionals in both the public and private sectors in the State of Kuwait. This will include the transfer of knowledge and international best practices and standards in medicine, nursing and the allied health disciplines, as well as consulting, advisory and project management services. This aligns with KDIPA’s mandate that seeks to create a more sustainable and competitive business environment in the state of Kuwait by facilitating the transfer of talent, know-how and technology into the local market that in turn will lead to job creation.