Tag: Investment policy

World Investment Report 2014: Investing in the SDGs

World Investment Report 2014: Investing in the SDGs

14 Oct 14  News
Investing in the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs): An Action Plan This edition of the World Investment Report provides valuable analysis that can inform global discussions on ...
Training Programme – Drafting and Negotiating Investment Treaties: Zimbabwe, August 2014

Training Programme – Drafting and Negotiating Investment Treaties: Zimbabwe, August 2014

20 Aug 14  Event
tralac presented a short course (18-29 August 2014), at the request of Zimbabwe’s Ministry of Finance and Economic Development in Bulawayo, Zimbabwe, on ‘Drafting and Nego...
Status of Integration in Africa (SIA V)

Status of Integration in Africa (SIA V)

30 Jun 14  News
The fifth edition of the Status of Integration in Africa report (SIA V) contains information on the implementation process of the integration agenda by the Regional Economic Commun...
AEO 2014: African countries need to tap global markets more effectively to strengthen their economies

AEO 2014: African countries need to tap global markets more effectively to strengthen their economies

20 May 14  News
Empowering people through investments in skills and technology needed to boost development By participating more effectively in the global production of goods and services, Africa...
More household spending plus increased investments in natural resources and infrastructure mean higher growth for Africa

More household spending plus increased investments in natural resources and infrastructure mean higher growth for Africa

09 Apr 14  News
For the past 19 years Sub-Saharan Africa has continued to make impressive strides in sustaining economic growth. After five years of prolonged weakness in the global economy, ...
Kenya

Kenya

18 Mar 14  Resource
BRICS: South Africa’s Way Ahead?

BRICS: South Africa’s Way Ahead?

28 Aug 13  Publications
The accession of South Africa into the ‘BRICS’ formation has attracted wide attention internationally. Some welcomed the step while others questioned it. A closer look at BRICS...
Special economic zones and regional integration in Africa

Special economic zones and regional integration in Africa

10 Jul 13  Publications
One of the most prominent features of the global trading landscape in recent years has been the worldwide proliferation of bilateral and regional trade agreements. Africa is no exc...
Mozambique investment regime

Mozambique investment regime

10 Jul 13  Publications
Mozambique is one of the Southern African Development Community (SADC) members experiencing a steady economic growth in the region. Macroeconomic policy is deemed sound and the Gro...

EU backs new transparency standards for investor-state dispute settlement

15 Feb 13  News
The European Union supported new United Nations rules for greater transparency in disputes between investors and host countries. On Friday 8 February a United Nations Working Grou...
Monitoring Regional Integration in Southern Africa Yearbook 2011

Monitoring Regional Integration in Southern Africa Yearbook 2011

19 Apr 12  Publications
A number of important trade-related developments took place in southern Africa in 2011. Developments on the rest of the African continent as well as in the global economy had impor...
SADC Workshop on Trade in Services and Investment in the EPA Negotiations, 20-22 February 2008

SADC Workshop on Trade in Services and Investment in the EPA Negotiations, 20-22 February 2008

05 Mar 08  Event
The European Commission (EC) and tralac organised a Southern African Development Community (SADC)/EC Workshop on Trade in Services and Investment in the Economic Partnership Agreem...