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Repositioning Nigeria’s Economy: The Alaro City Example

This Day 13 Jul 2024
Free trade ... This is even more important as the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) – potentially the largest market on the planet with an estimated 1.3 billion people – comes into existence.
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Africa — Hopeless to Hopeful via Rwanda

Gulf Today 13 Jul 2024
This is being facilitated by African economic integration, especially in the East. The African Continental Free Trade Agreement was also signed in Rwanda in 2018 ... Like many African countries, Rwanda, ...
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Prof Boohene advocates amendment of burdensome business regulatory regime

Ghana Business News 13 Jul 2024
Professor Rosemond Aboagyewa Boohene ... Prof Boohene, a Professor of Enterprise Development, was delivering her inaugural lecture on the theme. “Entrepreneurship and enterprise development in Practice ... We have the African Continental Free Trade Area ... GNA .
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AU lawmakers push for free movement of people

China Daily 12 Jul 2024
Parliamentarians of the African Union are actively promoting the ratification of a protocol on the free movement of people across the continent, aiming to spur tourism and trade ... African countries.
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Air Travels: Despite Poor Infrastructure, High Taxes Persists

This Day 12 Jul 2024
... adding that Africans would have had freer movement if airfares are low and travel by Africans in Africa is visa free ... Single African Air Transport Market, Continental Free Trade Area Agreement.
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Ugandan activists again appeal ruling that upheld Anti-Homosexuality Act

Washington Blade 12 Jul 2024
The U.S. subsequently imposed visa restrictions on Ugandan officials and removed the country from a program that allows sub-Saharan African countries to trade duty-free with the U.S ... pic.twitter.com/ToNraV5iQ3— Dr ... ....
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HFX BOARD AND NOTES FROM THE NATO SUMMIT

This Day 12 Jul 2024
... and our refusal to at least borrow from what is working elsewhere? The African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCTA) remains mostly a thing on paper without a substantive deployment of its objectives.
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Ayorkor Botchwey calls for enhanced trade among African countries

Business Ghana 11 Jul 2024
"The African Continental Free Trade Area is the beacon of hope for Africa's economic resurgence,” the minister, who quoted the South African AfCFTA Secretary-General, Wamkele Mene, said, adding “we agree wholeheartedly”.
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Ugandan activists again ruling that upheld Anti-Homosexuality Act

Washington Blade 11 Jul 2024
The U.S. subsequently imposed visa restrictions on Ugandan officials and removed the country from a program that allows sub-Saharan African countries to trade duty-free with the U.S ... pic.twitter.com/ToNraV5iQ3— Dr ... ....
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Afreximbank Academy to host training programme to assist African Corporates to benefit from the African ...

Capital Ethiopia 10 Jul 2024
... by the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) ... The African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) is a flagship project of Agenda 2063 of the African UnionAfrica’s own development vision.
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Investment min: Top priority given to increasing merchandise exports to reach $100 bn annually

Egypt Independent 10 Jul 2024
He added that his ministry will work on activating free trade agreements signed between Egypt and economic blocs across the globe, including the African Continental Free Trade Area (AFCFTA), the ...
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President Barrow Says Gambia Secures over D3 Billion to Import Essential Food Commodities

Foroyaa 10 Jul 2024
He said that to take advantage of the African Continental Free Trade Area, they have launched the “Green Industrial Transformation through Special Economic Zones and Agropoles” programme.
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JOHN MARÉ: African trade needs better strategy to drive development

Business Day 09 Jul 2024
African trade has experienced relatively good growth in recent times, with the gradual implementation of the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) being a major positive factor ... Improved African ...
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Ethiopian scholars laud China's Global Civilization Initiative

People Daily 09 Jul 2024
He said the high standard of railways, industrial parks, economic zones, roads and ports built in China are valuable lessons for African countries to replicate and spur their development and accelerate the continental free trade area.
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Digital literacy necessary in advancing mobile interoperability in Africa

Business Ghana 09 Jul 2024
The symposium was a step towards unlocking the full potential of the African Continental Free Trade Agreement (AfCTA) and fostering economic growth in Africa ... data sovereignty on the African continent.
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