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Spanish farmers vandalize Moroccan trucks amid competition concerns

Fresh Plaza 29 Feb 2024
... to the North African nation. He advocated for the principles of free trade, noting the EU's 10 billion euros surplus with Morocco and criticized the portrayal of the EU as lax in import controls.

UNECA calls for collective efforts for sustainable development in Africa 29 Feb 2024
... the continent must prioritize the development of regional value chains by de-risking investment and fast-tracking the implementation of the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) agreement.

Kenya's tea export earnings surging to record high in 2023 29 Feb 2024
He urged tea traders to continue harnessing the opportunities presented by the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) framework and the Economic Commission for West African States (ECOWAS), ...

Trade Minister meets with WTO counterparts in Abu Dhabi

Daily News Egypt 28 Feb 2024
They discussed the issues raised at the conference and the investment protocol under the African Continental Free Trade Agreement.

African Financial Industry - Trends and Future

Finance Magnates 28 Feb 2024
Heading into 2024, the African financial industry has experienced a period of rapid growth ... The African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) presents a significant opportunity for the financial industry to support intra-African trade and investment.

Revolutionizing coffee distribution in Africa

Capital Ethiopia 28 Feb 2024
However, Babirye remains optimistic about the potential of initiatives like the African Continental Free Trade Agreement (AfCFTA) to bolster regional trade networks and support the growth of African businesses.

UNECA urges Africa to leverage natural capital to accelerate transition to green economies 28 Feb 2024
... its agricultural and food systems by prioritizing the development of regional value chains through de-risking investment and fast-tracking implementation of the African Continental Free Trade Area.

Maritime Bulletin with CIMAG: A decade of logistics performance in Africa: Navigating trade and the ...

B & FT Online 27 Feb 2024
With the African Continental Free Trade Agreement (AfCFTA) poised to create the world’s largest free trade area, the spotlight intensifies on the necessity for logistical excellence.

China’s got some big plans for our global economy

Cryptopolitan 27 Feb 2024
It’s eyeing up the Gulf Cooperation Council and even Africa, where the African Continent Free Trade Agreement is reshaping economic boundaries.

African Diplomats trained to navigate AfCFTA implementation challenges

Capital Ethiopia 26 Feb 2024
In a bid to harness the potential benefits and address looming challenges of the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) agreement, African diplomats received intensive training aimed at ...

Global trade has nearly flatlined

The News International 26 Feb 2024
The African Continental Free Trade Area, which took effect in May 2019 with 22 signatories, has since expanded to include 47 countries as of this month. This is the largest free-trade area by the number of participating countries.

Transforming Bank of Ghana reserves

B & FT Online 26 Feb 2024
This is one of the most crucial steps to the establishment of a single African currency, accelerating intermediation, catalyzing the dividends of The African Continental Free Trade Agreement ...

SA gears up to celebrate 30 years of democracy while aiming to attract investments

Independent online (SA) 25 Feb 2024
This quarter also saw the first shipment of goods under the African Continental Free Trade Area agreement. This is significant for the long-term growth of Intra-Africa Trade, which currently stands at 16%.

South African tech entrepreneur solves health problem

Mail Guardian South Africa 25 Feb 2024
Hutiri’s lockers are locally designed and manufactured as was the software, which has been patented with the help of the Trade and Innovation Agency ... He believes the African Continental Free Trade Area will make it easier to achieve this export goal.

Arab-Turkish-European integration: A project proposal by commerce chambers presidents

Daily News Egypt 25 Feb 2024
... and production inputs of the participating countries, and to work on joint manufacturing and exports to African markets, the European Union, and other regions with free trade opportunities for Egypt.

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