Egyptian Company Clarifies Social Media Lies
An Egyptian Company, ‘Slim Appliances Trading Inc.’ has clarified that they are a legitimate company that is registered in the country with all necessary business documents.
Speaking at a press conference on Wednesday October 3, 2018, the CEO of the company Mr. Youssif AMR said, “Our work entails the sale household appliances and furniture, and have been in the business for more than twenty years”He added, “we started our business since 1998 in South Africa, and we started by selling in cash or extending credit facilities for people who could not afford to pay for the goods, through an arrangement to pay in two or three months”.
“We are established in several African countries such as; Angola, Ghana, Mozambique, Ivory Coast and now Liberia. We entered Liberia in July of this year to assess the Liberian Market and we decided to do the legal paper-work, by registering our business with the Liberia Business Registry.” Said Yousif
“We have more than twenty warehouses in the country and employ about five hundred (500) Liberians, also rent cars to transport our goods to various customers around the country, we also trade in other goods such as cooking utensils, take down client’s information along with their contacts, and give them two or three months to pay our money”.
When asked who is behind the propaganda to tarnished the good image of his company, he said, “I don’t know who is behind it, I am just here to sell my markets to the Liberian people, especially people who cannot afford to pay cash, and the business is not evil as been portrayed on social media”.
The Slim Appliance Trading Inc. began operations in Liberia on August 16, 2018, with offices at Sinkor 5th Jallah Town Road, opposite Jallah Town Market, with registration number 052115892 and a tax payer identification number 500842289.