The Alpha Bénin company producing pasta “ Matanti ” received this Thursday, March 11, 2021, the visit of the Minister of SMEs and Employment Promotion Mr. Modeste Kérékou and the Director General of the Promotion Agency and Export Investment (APIEX) Mr. Laurent Gangbès.
The company Alpha Bénin has been established in the free industrial zone of Semè-Podji since 2011. It employs 270 young Beninese. Alpha Bénin is one of the leaders in the pasta market.
In order to better support the company, Minister Modeste Kérékou and Dg Apiex Laurent Gangbès visited the Alpha Benin site. They were greeted by promoter Ms. Fatme Zhein Rihard.
After the presentation of the compartments of the production unit, Ms. Fatme Zhein Rihard explained to the authorities the difficulties of the company. The Minister in charge of SMEs and CEO Apiex have promised to report to the government so that solutions are found to the various problems of the company.
The expansion of industrial facilities will not only increase production but also the number of jobs. Minister Modeste Kérékou and Dg Apiex invite Beninese to eat locally.
Source: www.24haubenin.bj; Real-time information