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Implement gender-sensitive policies to hasten AfCFTA success – Experts

Ghana Web 24 Sep 2021
The Africa Continental Free Trade Area Agreement (AfCFTA) Secretariat has been urged to implement gender-sensitive policies within its programmes as they are critical to hasten the success of the largest free trade area in the world. According to panellists at the Women in Trade ...
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Nigeria: African Brand Congress to Focus On AfCFTA

All Africa 24 Sep 2021
The 2021 African Brand Congress would focus on the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) and best practice in brand building in Africa, "organisers have said ....
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Africa: Experts to Examine Role of AfCFTA On Brand Management Practice in Africa

All Africa 24 Sep 2021
The 2021 African Brand Congress would focus on the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) and best practice in brand building in Africa, the organisers have said ....
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CIB Ghana President, Patricia Sappor honoured at 2021 African Business Leaders Awards

Joy Online 24 Sep 2021
... the disruptions brought about by the black swan event, that is, prevailing pandemic, have afforded the continent a rare to take stock, reflect and re-strategise to formulate and implement bold policies, particularly, in view of the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA).� .
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Canada-Ghana Chamber promotes B2B network among members

B & FT Online 24 Sep 2021
He also used the opportunity to further urge members of the chamber to use Ghana as a starting point to penetrate the African market, taking full advantage of the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) to grow their production capacity.
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UNECA pushes for women, youth development at West Africa Business Forum

Business Day Online 24 Sep 2021
Speaking at the 3-day hybrid Forum held at the Intercontinental Hotel, Victoria Island, Lagos, Tokunbo Chiedu, CEO of Compass Global, the partner to UNECA on the regional West Africa Business Forum said the engagement is set against the backdrop of the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA).
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ACET starts new transformation programme for small and medium businesses

Ghana News Agency 24 Sep 2021
The first 10 SMEs, based in Ghana, were competitively selected from more than 70 applicants by an independent panel of consultants. Dr. Edward K ... Brown said ... Mr ... According to Mr ... At the end of the day, we want to see African companies going regional and taking advantage of the African Continental Free Trade Area and other new opportunities,” he added ... .
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P&G partners with SIL Group to strengthen local manufacturing, supply chain in Nigeria

Business Day Online 24 Sep 2021
Read Also ... This creates potential to produce and distribute on a much larger scale and advances Nigeria’s readiness to optimise the implementation of the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA), enabling the industry to earn forex for the country through export and advance inclusive growth ... .
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Vaccines should not be a tool for immigration control - President to the global community

Ghana News Agency 23 Sep 2021
The Africa Vaccine Acquisition Taskforce vaccine programme, partly manufactured in South Africa, is the single largest and most far-reaching trade transaction since the entry into force of the African Continental Free Trade Area in January this year,” he added.
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World Logistics Passport welcomes Nigeria as strategic Hub in West Africa

Urdu Point 23 Sep 2021
The continued expansion of the WLP across Africa will help to deliver on the vision of the African Continental Free Trade Agreement by reducing end-to-end costs across the logistics chain in Africa, boosting intra-regional trade, and opening up competitive access to new international markets for African companies.
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Vaccines as tool for immigration control is retrogressive – Akufo-Addo

Ghana Web 23 Sep 2021
The Africa Vaccine Acquisition Taskforce vaccine programme, partly manufactured in South Africa, is the single largest and most far-reaching trade transaction since the entry into force of the African Continental Free Trade Area in January this year,” he added.
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Vaccines should not be a tool for immigration control – Akufo-Addo  

Ghana Business News 23 Sep 2021
The Africa Vaccine Acquisition Taskforce vaccine programme, partly manufactured in South Africa, is the single largest and most far-reaching trade transaction since the entry into force of the African Continental Free Trade Area in January this year,” he added.
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Canada-Africa chamber of Business congratulates Trudeau

The Patriotic Vanguard 23 Sep 2021
‘'Develop a strategy for economic cooperation across Africa, including support for the African Continental Free Trade Agreement, facilitation of increased infrastructure investment, and expanding partnerships in research and innovation.'' ... between Canada and African markets.
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AfCFTA will enhance Africa’s agribusinesses, trade – Ighodalo

Business Day Online 23 Sep 2021
The recent endorsement of the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) by African countries will impart positively on the agricultural sector and trade on the African continent, according to Asue Ighodalo, chairman of Sterling Bank Plc ... and promoting intra-African trade.
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