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BRICS must focus on investment-led trade – Rob Davies

23 Jul 2018
South Africa’s Trade and Industry Minister Dr Rob Davies told participants at a Brazil, Russia, India, China, South Africa (BRICS) business meeting that partner nations should focus on investment-led trade, “instead of it being...

G20 acknowledges trade as a key engine of economic growth

23 Jul 2018
The communiqué issued at the close of the Third G20 Meeting of Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors in Buenos Aires this weekend shows support from the world's main economies to international trade and investment as...

tralac's Daily News Selection

20 Jul 2018
Forthcoming African trade and infrastructure events: Pre-TICAD energy sector and Africa Investment Forum seminar (2 August, Tokyo) UNCTAD's The rise of Africa's Digital Lions (8 August, Johannesburg) The inaugural IAPH Africa...

Namibia: Misgivings over free trade agreement

20 Jul 2018
Labour Resource and Research Institute of Namibia director Mike Akuupa says the government has not engaged stakeholders enough regarding the implications the African Continental Free Trade Area agreement has on the country....