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24 May 2019
Diarise: Investment to support competitiveness and inclusive growth in South Africa (27 May, Johannesburg). One of the speakers at this Tutwa CG seminar will be David Bridgman (outgoing WBG manager of Trade and Competitiveness –...

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23 May 2019
Small African economies in a more uncertain global trade environment: the potential impact of post-AGOA scenarios for Lesotho (World Bank) This paper provides a forward-looking view of trade and its relevance for Lesotho’s...

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22 May 2019
AfCFTA negotiations update, from @AUTradeIndustry : The 15th meeting of the AfCFTA Negotiating Forum kicked off Monday at the African Union, Addis Ababa. The meeting will consider, among others, the AfCFTA post- launch...

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21 May 2019
Nigeria’s funding of the AU: FEC approves implementation of new import levy (Daily Post) The Federal Executive Council, yesterday, approved the rate of 0.2% as the new import levy of Cost, Insurance and Freight (CIF) on goods...