Latest in Tag: AfCFTA Highlight
Latest in Tag: AfCFTA
Only 18%-19% of rules of origin regarding some commodity items have yet been settled
Amr Mahfouz, CEO of Egypt’s Information Technology Industry Development Agency (ITIDA), has received Wamkele Mene, Secretary-General of the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) Secretariat.
AfCFTA Secretary-General visits Egypt, as one of his first destinations after agreement’s launch on 1 January
Egypt is one of first countries to sign AfCFTA agreement, says Wamkele Mene
African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) will help the continent import and export easily, despite its commencement facing some challenges
Madbouly participates in 2-day summit on behalf of President Al-Sisi
Secretariat to be located in Ghanaian capital, Accra
Afreximbank, PSF will showcase opportunities from IATF2020 participation
Landmark trade pact raises hopes for unified prosperous African continent
In March 2018, the agreement was signed by 49 heads of state with Nigeria—the region’s largest economy—being a notable exception.
On Tuesday, 2 April, the Gambia became the latest African nation to ratify the African Continental Free Trade Agreement (AfCFTA), meeting the minimum threshold—22 out of the 55-member states—for the trade agreement to go into effect. In March 2018, the agreement was signed by 49 heads of state with Nigeria—the region’s largest economy—being a notable …
Agreements to increase trade opportunities among African countries with 52% by 2022: Nassar
So far 49 countries signed agreement, some African countries have ratified it, according to minister
Agreement would result in largest free-trade area in terms of participating countries since WTO formation