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AfDB credited with impressive results despite coronavirus

Ghana Web 26 Nov 2021
The report also analyses various aspects of African economies and proposes critical reforms to improve economic gains ... It adds that the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) gives African countries a structure for developing effective value chains both regionally and globally.
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AfDB credited with impressive results despite COVID-19

Ghana Web 26 Nov 2021
The report also analyses various aspects of African economies and proposes critical reforms to improve economic gains ... It adds that the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) gives African countries a structure for developing effective value chains both regionally and globally.
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Countries restrict travel from southern Africa over coronavirus variant

Ghana Web 26 Nov 2021
Al Jazeera’s Fahmida Miller, reporting from Johannesburg, said “southern African countries depend on tourism and trade” and the new restrictions were crushing hopes ahead of the holiday season ...There is certainly concern on the part of the South African government, which said this ban has been rushed,” Miller said.
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Countries restrict travel from southern Africa over COVID variant

Al Jazeera 26 Nov 2021
Al Jazeera’s Fahmida Miller, reporting from Johannesburg, said “southern African countries depend on tourism and trade” and the new restrictions were crushing hopes ahead of the holiday season ...There is certainly concern on the part of the South African government, which said this ban has been rushed,” Miller said.
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South Africa drops support for ‘Miss Universe’ contestant

The American Israelite 25 Nov 2021
(JNS) The South African ... Political parties, the ruling African National Congress and trade unions are supporting the boycott, according to the report.
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Roundup: Chinese industrial zones in Africa critical for continent's development, experts say

China.dot.org 25 Nov 2021
A total of 25 Chinese economic and trade cooperation zones have been established in 16 African countries, according to the China-Africa Economic and Trade Relationship Annual Report (2021) released in September ... According to the annual report, China remained Africa's largest ...
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Chinese industrial zones in Africa critical for continent's development, experts say

People Daily 25 Nov 2021
A total of 25 Chinese economic and trade cooperation zones have been established in 16 African countries, according to the China-Africa Economic and Trade Relationship Annual Report (2021) released in September ... According to the annual report, China remained Africa's largest ...
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Why Nigeria may lose in exporting agro air cargo under AfCFTA – Okakpu

Business Day Online 25 Nov 2021
The African Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) has the potential to lift millions of ... Available reports show that trade between African nations in agricultural products as a percentage of Africa’s total agricultural trade remains below 20 percent long, one of the lowest in any region.
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Understanding the Pan-African payment and settlement system (PAPSS) of the Afreximbank

Business Day Online 16 Nov 2021
... to domesticate intra-regional payments thereby saving the continent more than US$5bn in payment transaction costs per annum, formalize a significant proportion of the estimated US $50bn of informal intra-African trade, and above all, contribute in boosting intra-African trade.
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African small enterprises receive training on trading under AfCFTA

China.dot.org 16 Nov 2021
16 (Xinhua) -- The International Trade Centre (ITC) said on Tuesday that it has launched a training program for small businesses on how to export within the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) ... and accelerating intra-African trade.
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South Africa drops support for ‘Miss Universe’ contestant for refusing to boycott Israel

Cleveland Jewish News 15 Nov 2021
The South African government ... Political parties, the ruling African National Congress and trade unions are supporting the boycott, according to the report..
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Webster University to host November Virtual Masterclass on AfCFTA implementation

Ghana Web 11 Nov 2021
The next is an international relations Masterclass themed “The African Continental Free Trade Agreement ... The United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) also reports that Intra-African exports were 16.6% of total exports in 2017, compared with 68.1% in Europe, 59.4% in Asia, 55.0% in America and 7.0% in Oceania.
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Asia-Africa trade: How Ghana can take advantage of it

Joy Online 10 Nov 2021
In 2019, a United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) report indicated that African developing economies chose Asian markets, with China ($59.6 billion) and India (38.0 billion) as main destinations ... with the emergence of the African Continental Free Trade Area.
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Recruitment of a firm to conduct a continent wide survey of priority issues around cross – border digital trade in Africa

Reliefweb 08 Nov 2021
Develop a report on priorities of African businesses (traditional and digital) for the AfCFTA Digital Trade Protocol in English and French ... Develop an outline to report/analyse data – perspectives of African businesses and other stakeholders on a range of issues, including, ...
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