Rwanda and DR Congo have signed a new agreement establishing a framework for bilateral cooperation in the area of cross-border trade and elimination of non-tariff barriers.
East African countries are integrating into a robust regional market as energy exporters on the other side of the continent struggle to find growth.
This integration will be key to Africa’s long-term success and African nations must integrate more, UNCTAD Secretary-General Mukhisa Kituyi told a public meeting in Geneva.
In 2009, a World Bank report revealed that Africa required $93bn per year to meet demand for adequate infrastructure. This figure has become part of the infrastructure debate, both in terms of the challenge it poses and the opportunity for investment it represents.
Dubai: Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry has finalised preparations for its trade mission to Kenya and Ethiopia from October 3 to 7.
With strong bipartisan support in Congress, the Obama administration signed into law last year a ten-year extension of the African Growth and Opportunity Act (AGOA), the foundation of U.S. evolving trade policy with sub-Saharan Africa since 2000.
EPA has never made much sense for Tanzania
By H.E. Mr. Benjamin William Mkapa
20 September 2016 – In their respective addresses to the United Nations General Assembly today, Southern African leaders stressed the importance of regional efforts, such as within the African continent through the African Union (AU) to realize a better and sustainable future for all.