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‘Brics Plus’ can be new model of integration

‘Brics Plus’ can be new model of integration

18 Apr 17  News
The expansion of Brics, known as “Brics Plus”, could become a new model of integration in the global economy, chief economist of the Eurasian Development Bank Yaroslav Lissovol...
A rebalancing act for China and Africa: the effects of China’s rebalancing on Sub-Saharan Africa’s trade and growth

A rebalancing act for China and Africa: the effects of China’s rebalancing on Sub-Saharan Africa’s trade and growth

11 Apr 17  News
China and Africa have developed close economic ties over the past 20 years. China’s rapid growth has boosted its demand for raw materials, many of which come from Africa, and tra...
The Made in Africa Initiative: Bringing together a strategic network of top development leaders

The Made in Africa Initiative: Bringing together a strategic network of top development leaders

03 Apr 17  News
Support for industrialization in Africa received a boost last week with the launch of the Made in Africa Initiative (MIAI) Senior Advisory Board, an initiative that will create a s...
China committed to global development, considers Africa an important partner

China committed to global development, considers Africa an important partner

29 Mar 17  News
China has pledged to continue with an active role in promoting global socio-economic development and considers Africa as an important partner in reforming world affairs. This was ...
UN Commission on the Status of Women provides roadmap to women’s full and equal participation in the economy

UN Commission on the Status of Women provides roadmap to women’s full and equal participation in the economy

27 Mar 17  News
UN Member States have committed to ensure women’s full and equal participation and leadership in the economy, as well as women’s right to work and rights at work, as a vital st...
S&P sees ‘better’ growth in BRICS in 2017

S&P sees ‘better’ growth in BRICS in 2017

20 Mar 17  News
Ratings agency S&P Global Ratings (S&P) expects better economic growth in BRICS countries this year as Brazil and Russia recover from recessions, India and South Africa imp...
Investment facilitation, e-commerce to top BRICS meet agenda

Investment facilitation, e-commerce to top BRICS meet agenda

15 Mar 17  News
Single window for trade facilitation to be taken up BRICS nations will soon consider a proposal to frame ‘guiding principles’ for investment policymaking to boost investment...
tralac’s Daily News Selection

tralac’s Daily News Selection

14 Mar 17  News
The AERC Senior Policy Seminar XIX, on the theme of Industrialization in Africa (pdf), ends today in Abidjan. Today’s sessions cover regional industrialisation in Africa, financi...
The rise of China in world trade and a crystal ball analysis for future Chinese trade

The rise of China in world trade and a crystal ball analysis for future Chinese trade

01 Mar 17  Publications
This paper considers China’s position in world trade from two perspectives. The first section details the evolution of Chinese trade over the period 2001-2013, with an update of ...
BRICS diplomats support China’s free-trade advocacy

BRICS diplomats support China’s free-trade advocacy

27 Feb 17  News
Senior BRICS country diplomats voiced support on Friday for China’s call for boosting free trade and opposing protectionism as emerging markets work together to inject power into...
China’s Belt and Road initiative and its implications for Africa

China’s Belt and Road initiative and its implications for Africa

23 Feb 17  News
According to the Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi, the Belt and Road Initiative is the most important feature of China’s foreign policy. The Initiative aims to interconnect count...
Upsurge in India-Africa ties a ‘win-win’ situation: Ansari

Upsurge in India-Africa ties a ‘win-win’ situation: Ansari

21 Feb 17  News
Africa’s complementary strengths to become a major contributor to India’s energy and food security requirements make the resource-rich continent a “natural economic partner...
tralac’s Daily News Selection

tralac’s Daily News Selection

20 Feb 17  News
Diarise: launch of the Regional Overview of Food Security and Nutrition in Africa 2016 (23 February, Freetown) ECA statutory documents, prepared for the Conference of Ministers 20...
Hamid Ansari’s Africa visit aims to broaden India’s outreach efforts

Hamid Ansari’s Africa visit aims to broaden India’s outreach efforts

20 Feb 17  News
Hamid Ansari’s five-day tour of Rwanda and Uganda aims to broaden India’s general outreach to resource-rich Africa and establish its footprint in sub-Saharan Africa Vice-presi...
Africa’s external relations

Africa’s external relations

20 Jan 17  Resource
tralac’s Daily News Selection

tralac’s Daily News Selection

20 Jan 17  News
tralac’s first newsletter of 2017 is posted: a message from the Executive Director, Trudi Hartzenberg (and more) The 9th African Union gender pre-summit starts on Sunday: concep...
tralac’s Daily News Selection

tralac’s Daily News Selection

11 Jan 17  News
Later this month: UNCTAD, in cooperation with other international organizations, will host the first International Forum for National Trade Facilitation Committees (23-27 January, ...
India: Reaching out to Africa

India: Reaching out to Africa

11 Jan 17  News
Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta could be a willing partner for India to deepen relations Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta, one of India’s most important African partners, is here...
tralac’s Daily News Selection

tralac’s Daily News Selection

10 Jan 17  News
Looking ahead: The 2018 Economic Report on Africa – scope of contents (UNECA) The 2018 ERA will be structured in two parts. Part I will discuss both recent developments in the w...
“Three new changes” lead China-Africa win-win cooperation, says Chinese foreign minister

“Three new changes” lead China-Africa win-win cooperation, says Chinese foreign minister

09 Jan 17  News
The cooperation between China and African countries has been gradually transformed and upgraded, Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi said on Monday. Under the new ideas put forward a...

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