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Ready to trade but doing it differently

The world revolves around trade. It’s always been the case – from the first micro barter system to the highly complex and...

Ghana selected as the headquarters of the AfCFTA

Ghana has been selected as the venue for the headquarters of the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) to commence trading from 1 January 2021.
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Ed’s note: Less aid, more trade clears the way to boost...

The African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) Agreement brings hope for future generations of entrepreneurs across all sectors.
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Report: World Bank’s perspective on the African Continental Free Trade Area

The World Bank report, The African Continental Free Trade Area: Economic and Distributional Effects, is designed to guide policymakers. Access the report today.
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Trading up in Africa!

The French and Taiwanese country pavilions are amongst several international exhibitions at this year's African Utility Week and POWERGEN Africa in November.

AfDB approves $200m Trade Finance Risk participation agreement

The Board of Directors of the African Development Bank (AfDB) have approved a $200m Trade Finance Risk participation agreement between Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation Europe and the AfDB.
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Keys to the new Conlog HQ have been handed over

The new Conlog HQ, based in Dube Trade Port, South Africa will accommodate the company's sustainable growth and fulfilment of global demand.

AfDB signs $50m agreement with Natixis to boost trade finance in...

On Wednesday, the African Development Bank signed a $50 million risk participation agreement (APR) with investment and corporate bank Natixis.

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