AfCFTA will help cocoa-producing countries to boost value addition

July 28, 2021 The Secretary-General of the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) Secretariat, H.E. Wamkele Mene, says the full implementation of the agreement will help cocoa-producing countries...

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Current structure of AfCFTA payment platform can delay process – Bawumia

July 28, 2021 The Vice President, Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia, has said the current system adopted by the Pan African Payment and Settlement System (PAPSS) – wherein individual financial institutions are told...

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AfCFTA Secretariat, African shippers’ councils sign MoU

July 13, 2021 The Africa Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) Secretariat has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the Union of African Shippers’ Councils (UASC) to help boost intra-African...

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iEPA won’t negatively affect AfCFTA prospects – EU Ambassador

July 6, 2021 Head of the European Union Mission to Ghana, Ambassador Diana Acconcia, has debunked assertions that the coming into force of the interim Economic Partnership Agreement (EPA) with Ghana...

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AfCFTA considers $40b fund for tariff-reducing countries

July 1, 2021 The African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) Secretariat, is working towards establishing an adjustment fund to serve as a cushion for countries that will reduce their tariffs to...

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Implementation of iEPA between EU and Ghana begins today

July 1, 2021 The implementation of the interim Economic Partnership Agreement (iEPA) between the European Union and Ghana takes off from today. This means the EU market will accepts goods from Ghana on...

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Use AfCFTA to boost agriculture — Dr Yakubu

July 1, 2021 A former Deputy Minister of Food and Agriculture, Dr Ahmed Alhassan Yakubu, has called on Africans to use the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) agreement to boost agriculture. He...

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AfCFTA lays foundation for establishment of a Continental Common Market

July 1, 2021 The African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) has laid a foundation for the establishment, in future, of a Continental Common Market. Wamkele Mene, the General Secretary of the AfCFTA...

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Rwanda, Ghana push for joint trade opportunities under AfCFTA

June 29, 2021 As trade between both countries currently stands at US$1m A 34 member Rwanda trade and investment delegation comprising officials and stakeholders in the private sector have explored Ghana...

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‘Digitisation here to stay, embrace it!’

June 23, 2021 Whether the pandemic eases sooner or later, the reality is that it has changed and transformed the way business is done across the world by accelerating digitization – hence, the earlier...

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