Tag: SADC

tralac’s Daily News Selection

tralac’s Daily News Selection

29 Jul 19  News
Diarise: The launch of UNCTAD’s Digital Economy Report 2019 (4 August) Featured infographic, @martinslabber: “Good news, as South Africa’s total trade with Germany increases...
Zimbabwe: Intra-Africa trade and tariff profile

Zimbabwe: Intra-Africa trade and tariff profile

23 Jul 19  Resource
Intra-Africa trade profile for 2018 In 2018, Zimbabwe imported and exported goods from and to the rest of Africa to the value of US$3.1 billion and US$2.6 billion, respectively. I...
Zambia: Intra-Africa trade and tariff profile

Zambia: Intra-Africa trade and tariff profile

23 Jul 19  Resource
Intra-Africa trade profile for 2018 In 2018, Zambia exported and imported goods to and from the rest of Africa to the value of US$1.81 billion and US$4.9 billion, respectively. In...
The first Dispute under the SADC EPA has been declared

The first Dispute under the SADC EPA has been declared

12 Jul 19  Publications
When the SADC EU Economic Partnership Agreement (SADC EPA) between the European Union (EU) and the Member States of the Southern African Customs Union (SACU) and Mozambique was con...
Another Ruling against the Dismantling of the SADC Tribunal

Another Ruling against the Dismantling of the SADC Tribunal

11 Jul 19  Blog
In December 2018, the South African Constitutional Court ruled that the participation of the South African President in the decision to abolish the Southern African Development Com...
tralac’s Daily News Selection

tralac’s Daily News Selection

10 Jul 19  News
Underway, in New York: High-level Political Forum on Sustainable Development Niamey Summit wrap, reactions Multi-video: Africa punches below its weight when it comes to inter...
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tralac’s Daily News Selection

09 Jul 19  News
Diarise: 35th ICE for Central Africa on the theme Digital transformations and economic diversification in Central Africa (23-27 September, Malabo, tbc) Afreximbank’s support of ...
Developing mutual recognition agreements for professional skills mobility in the Southern African Development Community

Developing mutual recognition agreements for professional skills mobility in the Southern African Development Community

28 Jun 19  Publications
Several recommendations have been put forward to address skills shortages or gaps in Africa. African governments are increasingly pursuing market liberalisation in order to tap the...
tralac’s Daily News Selection

tralac’s Daily News Selection

14 Jun 19  News
Tanzania’s President Magufuli will assume the chairmanship of SADC in mid-August. Important dates to note: Fourth SADC Industrialization Week (22-26 July, Dar es Salaam); SADC Co...
tralac’s Daily News Selection

tralac’s Daily News Selection

12 Jun 19  News
The highlight of the opening day of the AfDB’s Annual Meetings, yesterday in Malabo, was the release of one of its flagship reports, the African Economic Outlook. An easy guide t...
tralac’s Daily News Selection

tralac’s Daily News Selection

22 May 19  News
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 cons...
Fresh push for states to ratify the Tripartite FTA as deadline draws near

Fresh push for states to ratify the Tripartite FTA as deadline draws near

05 Apr 19  News
The deadline set by the Tripartite Council of Ministers for member States of three regional economic blocs to sign and ratify the tripartite free trade area lapses this month....
Agro-processing, manufacturing and ICT offer opportunities for Indian investments in SADC region: Exim Bank

Agro-processing, manufacturing and ICT offer opportunities for Indian investments in SADC region: Exim Bank

26 Mar 19  News
The Export-Import Bank of India (Exim Bank) released a new publication entitled ‘India-SADC Trade and Investment Relations: Harnessing The Potential’ during the Inaugural Sessi...
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25 Mar 19  News
Diarise: Gender considerations in trade agreements (28 March, Geneva). The workshop is organized by Iceland, Botswana and UNCTAD in cooperation with the WTO. It will explore the ro...
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tralac’s Daily News Selection

18 Mar 19  News
Underway, in Marrakech: Africa Regional Midterm Review Meeting of the Vienna Programme of Action for the Landlocked Developing Countries for the Decade 2014–2024 Starting tomorr...
tralac’s Daily News Selection

tralac’s Daily News Selection

15 Mar 19  News
Diarise: Canada Africa Business Conference (26-27 March, Gaborone) Nigeria’s PEBEC launches innovative public service feedback, complaints platform to drive Ease of Doing Busine...
Bi-National Commission: South Africa reiterates support for new Zimbabwe

Bi-National Commission: South Africa reiterates support for new Zimbabwe

13 Mar 19  News
President Cyril Ramaphosa has reiterated South Africa’s commitment to work with Zimbabwe in addressing the socio-economic challenges experienced by the two neighbouring countries...
The South African Constitutional Court annuls decision on SADC Tribunal: What are the Implications?

The South African Constitutional Court annuls decision on SADC Tribunal: What are the Implications?

04 Mar 19  Publications
In December 2018, the South African Constitutional Court ruled that the participation of the South African President in the decision to abolish the Southern African Development Com...
tralac’s Daily News Selection

tralac’s Daily News Selection

01 Mar 19  News
Featured tweet, infographic, @fadyhocheimy: So I sent DHL from Gambia to Senegal and this is how it traveled to get there. There is a direct 25 min flight almost daily between Gamb...
tralac’s Daily News Selection

tralac’s Daily News Selection

25 Feb 19  News
African trade events to diarise: South Africa’s Portfolio Committee on Trade and Industry will, on Wednesday, be briefed by the Department of Trade and Industry on ongoing n...