Tag: SADC

SADC Summit: Maiden speech by Mr. Mokgweetsi E.K. Masisi, President of Botswana

SADC Summit: Maiden speech by Mr. Mokgweetsi E.K. Masisi, President of Botswana

17 Aug 18  News
Remarks at the official opening of the 38th Ordinary Summit of SADC Heads of State and Government, Windhoek Your Excellencies, It is indeed an honour for me to address you for the...
SADC should push for industrial growth: Ramaphosa

SADC should push for industrial growth: Ramaphosa

17 Aug 18  News
The Southern African Development Community (SADC) needs to continue pushing for industrial growth and development in the region, says President Cyril Ramaphosa. With the help of t...
tralac’s Daily News Selection

tralac’s Daily News Selection

16 Aug 18  News
Diarise: Tony Elumelu Entrepreneurship Forum (25 October, Lagos). The Forum will also see the launch of TEFConnect, the world’s largest digital platform for African entrepreneurs...
SADC moves towards multi-currency regional payment settlement system

SADC moves towards multi-currency regional payment settlement system

16 Aug 18  News
Southern Africa is making progress towards creation of a multi-currency regional payment system, with the United States dollar expected to become the second currency of settlement ...
2018 SADC Summit – Promoting Infrastructure Development and Youth Empowerment for Sustainable Development

2018 SADC Summit – Promoting Infrastructure Development and Youth Empowerment for Sustainable Development

13 Aug 18  Blog
The 38th Ordinary Summit of the Heads of State and Government of the Southern African Development Community (SADC) will take place 17th to 18th August 2018 in Namibia. The occasion...
tralac’s Daily News Selection

tralac’s Daily News Selection

10 Aug 18  News
Ahead of the 38th SADC Summit of Heads of State and Government (17-18 August): Namibia takes over Chairpersonship of SADC Committee of Senior Officials. An SARDC preview of the sum...
38th SADC Summit: Promoting infrastructure development and youth empowerment for sustainable development

38th SADC Summit: Promoting infrastructure development and youth empowerment for sustainable development

10 Aug 18  News
The 38th SADC Summit of Heads of State and Government to be held in Windhoek, Namibia on 17-18 August 2018 will review progress towards regional integration and socio-economic...
24th ICE of Southern Africa: Blue economy, inclusive industrialization and economic development

24th ICE of Southern Africa: Blue economy, inclusive industrialization and economic development

10 Aug 18  News
The 24th Session of the Intergovernmental Committee of Experts (ICE) of Southern Africa will be hosted by the government of Mauritius under the theme: “Blue Economy, Inclusive In...
tralac’s Daily News Selection

tralac’s Daily News Selection

01 Aug 18  News
Starting today, in Addis Ababa: AfCFTA negotiations on Rules of Origin (1-11 August) Diarise: 38th Ordinary Summit of the Heads of State and Government of SADC (17-18 August, Wind...
tralac’s Daily News Selection

tralac’s Daily News Selection

31 Jul 18  News
Diarise: 5th COMESA Research Forum (6-10 August, Nairobi) The 3rd Annual SADC Industrialisation Week began yesterday in Windhoek: an overview Featured infographic: @AUC_MoussaFak...
Regional integration and trade highlights at SADC Industrialisation Week

Regional integration and trade highlights at SADC Industrialisation Week

31 Jul 18  News
The message from the opening session of the Southern African Development Community’s (SADC) annual regional public-private engagement forum, known as Industrialisation Week, was ...
The Settlement of Disputes under the SADC EPA

The Settlement of Disputes under the SADC EPA

31 Jul 18  Blog
African states are not known for instituting formal dispute settlement proceedings about the violation of trade agreements. They never do so amongst themselves and very seldom vis-...
Exceptions in the SADC-EU Economic Partnership Agreement

Exceptions in the SADC-EU Economic Partnership Agreement

31 Jul 18  Blog
Part IV of the SADC-EU Economic Partnership Agreement contains certain General Exceptions to the non-discrimination principle in the MFN and national treatment rules. Exceptions ar...
SADC EPA Trade Defense Mechanisms

SADC EPA Trade Defense Mechanisms

31 Jul 18  Blog
The Economic Partnership Agreement (EPA) between the European Union and the Southern African Development Community (SADC) EPA Group[1] is a WTO compatible Free Trade Agreement (FTA...
Trade routes: goods trade between SADC and the EU

Trade routes: goods trade between SADC and the EU

31 Jul 18  Infographics
The Eurostat database shows the export of goods (recorded in tons) to the EU28 member states by mode of transportation. The data shows the mode of transportation for external trade...
Trade between the SADC EPA countries and the EU

Trade between the SADC EPA countries and the EU

31 Jul 18  Resource
For the period 2008-2017, exports from the SADC EPA countries to the EU decreased by 2.3%. Over the same period exports from the EU to the SADC EPA countries also declined by 1.1%....
tralac’s Daily News Selection

tralac’s Daily News Selection

27 Jul 18  News
10th BRICS Summit Johannesburg Declaration BRICS in Africa: Collaboration for inclusive growth and shared prosperity in the 4th Industrial Revolution (DIRCO) Extracts from S...
Zim engages Sadc over market access

Zim engages Sadc over market access

27 Jul 18  News
Zimbabwe is still engaging Sadc on full market access as it has not yet fully implemented the Sadc Free Trade Area due to industrialisation, a government official has said. In a s...
tralac’s Daily News Selection

tralac’s Daily News Selection

19 Jul 18  News
A preview: SADC Industrialisation Week (30 July - 1 August, Windhoek) on the theme of Promoting infrastructure and youth empowerment for sustainable development.  Register her...
SADC-PF gravitates towards regional parliament

SADC-PF gravitates towards regional parliament

19 Jul 18  News
Conspicuous efforts are being made to transform the SADC Parliamentary Forum (SADC-PF) into a regional parliament. One of those efforts was the recent convergence of SADC national...