Africa Regional Index underlines integration as key to building resilient economies

May 25, 2020 The second Africa Regional Integration Index (ARII 2019) has been launched by the Economic Commission for Africa (ECA), the African Development Bank and the African Union Commission (AUC),...

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Implementation of the AfCFTA deal postponed due to coronavirus

April 29, 2020 The implementation of a mammoth African free trade agreement will not begin on July 1 as planned due to disruptions caused by the coronavirus outbreak, a senior official said on Tuesday....

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Pharmaceutical companies to produce 70 per cent of country’s drug needs

April 27, 2020 The Pharmaceutical Manufacturers Association of Ghana (PMAG) has targeted to produce 70 percent of the country’s essential pharmaceutical products within the next three years. The...

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Post COVID-19: Africa must adopt inward-looking trade strategy

April 24, 2020 African countries are being urged to adopt an inward-looking trade strategy post COVID-19 to help boost the continent’s industrialisation agenda, and also make it a strong force in the...

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E-Commerce protocol incorporated into AfCFTA phase III

April 21, 2020 Despite a potential delay regarding Phase I implementation of African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA), the African Union Commission has incorporated an Electronic Commerce (e-commerce)...

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African governments must review their budgets – ECA

March 17, 2020 The Economic Commission for Africa (ECA) has suggested African governments to review their budgets to reprioritise spending towards mitigating the expected negative impacts from...

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GEPA supports exporters to market Made-in-Ghana products in Ethiopia

March 10, 2020 As part of Ghana’s 63rd Independence Anniversary Celebrations, GEPA supported the Ghana Embassy in Ethiopia to promote and sell Made-in-Ghana products at a 5-day exhibition and bazaar...

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Countries must produce quality goods for AfCFTA market – ITC

March 9, 2020 For the African Continental Free Trade Agreement (AfCFTA) to be successful, it is important that countries ensure products produced by their entrepreneurs are of the highest quality...

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Trade Minister inaugurates seven working group to prepare country for AfCFTA

February 18, 2020 The Minister of Trade and Industry, Mr Alan Kyerematen, has inaugurated seven Technical Working Groups (TWGs) to spearhead the development of the country’s national programmes of...

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Ghana is ready for the world — President Akufo-Addo

January 24, 2020 President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has maintained that Ghana’s human resource base remains its biggest asset with which it stands ready to partner the world to build a prosperous...

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