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Capital project criteria

Investment ready infrastructure capital projects will be showcased at the summit and featured on African Economic Expansion Network. Projects (both greenfield and brownfield) which will be considered to be viable for inclusion in the programme are required to be more than R1 billion (US$100 million) in value. These will be showcased at the summit. A financial and legal due diligence will have been carried out by the African Economic Expansion Summit executive committee to ensure that projects showcased are legitimate and thoroughly vetted.

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Greenfield and brownfield projects

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