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Kenya, Malawi ink deals to boost bilateral ties

China.dot.org 21 Oct 2021
... African Development Community (SADC) Free Trade Areas and the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) arrangements succeed, as Kenya believes that these arrangements, if well implemented, hold the answers to the continent's African Solutions to African Problems doctrine.
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LCCI to boost Pan-African trade through Africa Hall at 35th LITF

Business Day Online 21 Oct 2021
... to showcase their goods, services, arts, crafts, regulatory services and particularly to promote Intra-Africa trade, We believe that Africans must grow trade and investment among themselves to give full activation to the Africa Continental Free Trade Area (AFCFTA)” he said.
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French investment still strong in Africa despite lower market share – Business France MD

Business Day Online 21 Oct 2021
He highlighted support for African businesses, but noted France is open to more big-ticket investments from Africa also, contrary to the perceived one-way flow ... They are creating the biggest free trade area in the world and we are very happy with that ... I believe very strongly in the free trade zone in order to promote trade.
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'Youth unemployment is a ticking time bomb' in Africa - Ghana prez warns

Ghana Web 21 Oct 2021
... and trade among themselves towards the transformation of the African economies ... He believed that the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) programme provide an opportunity for the youth to achieve their potentials and thus encouraged African youth to trade among themselves.
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We must invest in youth to accelerate Africa's economic growth - Akufo-Addo

Ghana Web 21 Oct 2021
... and trade among themselves towards the transformation of the African economies ... He believed that the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) programme provide an opportunity for the youth to achieve their potentials and thus encouraged African youth to trade among themselves.
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FX week ahead: Bank of Ghana stepping up Cedi support

Ghana Web 21 Oct 2021
This type of financial support is much needed to spur economic growth within countries signed up to the African Continental Free Trade Area, in particular helping small and medium-sized companies as they seek to bounce back from the impacts of the coronavirus pandemic.
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East Africa: East Africa Adopts Due Diligence Platform for Cross Border Trade

All Africa 21 Oct 2021
As the African Continental Free Trade Area comes into effect, regional trade stakeholders have launched a source of data required to conduct due diligence on African entities; Financial Institutions, Corporates and SMEs, dubbed Mansa ....
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African aviation recovery within COVID-19 constraints

B & FT Online 21 Oct 2021
... to position Ethiopia as Africa’s Aviation Hub in the areas of industrial development, aviation training, educational partnership and leadership development Use the African Continental Free Trade Area’s (AfCFTA) advent to launch new African routes and enhance intra-African trade.
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Turkey-Africa Economic and Business Forum releases joint declaration

Anadolu Agency 21 Oct 2021
The event was attended by representatives of 45 African countries ... Mentioning the start of the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) in January 2021, the reform said it will pave the way for more opportunities for economic and commercial relations between Turkey and Africa.
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Develop core values to propel your businesses - Artisans told

Ghana Web 21 Oct 2021
She said they needed to be disciplined, have integrity and standards coupled with Precision Quality (PQ) to compete favorably with the implementation of the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) ... The conference brought together stakeholders from different Trade Associations ...
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Develop core values that will propel your businesses – Artisans told

Joy Online 21 Oct 2021
Madam Constance Swaniker said they needed to be disciplined, have integrity and standards coupled with Precision Quality (PQ) to compete favorably with the implementation of African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA).
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We must invest in youth to accelerate Africa's economic growth - President Akufo-Addo

Ghana News Agency 20 Oct 2021
... and trade among themselves towards the transformation of the African economies ... He believed that the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) programme provide an opportunity for the youth to achieve their potentials and thus encouraged African youth to trade among themselves.
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African aviation recovery within Coronavirus constraints

Ghana Web 20 Oct 2021
African airlines have not been spared and have also been hard hit per the scenarios below. ... The above are just but a sample of the turbulence that African airlines have suffered for nearly 2 years ... • Use the advent of the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) to launch new African routes to enhance intra-African trade.
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‘Vaccine passports: Double whammy for jab-nots’

The Times of India 20 Oct 2021
World Trade Organization (WTO) director general Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala lands in the capital on Wednesday to discuss ways to push the stalled global trade talks ... Obviously, the expectation is that even though I am the DG for all, this is a time when the African continental free trade agreement can be supported by the WTO.
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Strong fundamentals bode well for Africa’s digitalisation drive

B & FT Online 20 Oct 2021
It notes that since most Africans access the ... Subscribers will also find in-depth coverage of the benefits that the implementation of the African Continental Free Trade Area is expected to deliver by reducing red tape for investors eyeing intra-regional opportunities in ICT.
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