Firms push for clear deadlines on EAC treaties
Date posted: 18 April 2012
Cross-border trade, East African Community (EAC), Private sector
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SPEDU transferred to Trade ministry
Date posted: 18 April 2012
Botswana, Private sector, Trade facilitation
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Businesss harming itself - ANC
Date posted: 18 April 2012
Governance, Private sector, South Africa
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Increasing investment opportunities in Africa
Date posted: 18 April 2012
BRICS, Intra-African trade, Private sector, South Africa
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Kenya to tap local funds for massive infrastructure projects
Date posted: 17 April 2012
Infrastructure finance, Kenya, Private sector, Public-Private Partnerships (PPPs)
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Inaugural EAC Secretary General’s CEO Forum: update
Date posted: 17 April 2012
East African Community (EAC), Intra-regional trade, Kenya, Private sector
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The biggest enemy of business in E. Africa is, well, business
Date posted: 15 April 2012
Competitiveness, East African Community (EAC), Private sector
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Sezibera taps into American investors
Date posted: 15 April 2012
East African Community (EAC), Foreign Direct Investment (FDI), Private sector, US
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Private sector chiefs hold forum on EAC integration
Date posted: 15 April 2012
East African Community (EAC), Private sector
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Dar challenges Kenya in Africa`s top companies
Date posted: 15 April 2012
Competitiveness, East African Community (EAC), Kenya, Mauritius, Private sector, Tanzania
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Africa Rainbow hails government's stance on windfall tax
Date posted: 15 April 2012
Mining, Private sector, Taxation, Zambia
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Mkapa defends privatisation, blames bad management
Date posted: 15 April 2012
Political economy, Private sector, Tanzania
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Mombasa: Traders blame red tape at port for Sh1.6bn loss
Date posted: 15 April 2012
Competitiveness, Kenya, Logistics, Ports infrastructure, Private sector
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AfDB: East Africa long term strategy consultation
Date posted: 14 April 2012
African Development Bank (AfDB), Aid effectiveness, Inclusive growth, Infrastructure finance, Private sector
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AfDB: Southern Africa long term strategy consultation
Date posted: 14 April 2012
African Development Bank (AfDB), Aid effectiveness, Climate change, Inclusive growth, Private sector
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Early Closure of TMSA Programme: The Secretary of State of the UK’s Department for International Development (DFID) has decided to terminate its financial contribution to TradeMark Southern Africa (TMSA), as announced on 4 December 2013. As DFID is the sole financier of the TMSA programme of support to the COMESA-EAC-SADC Tripartite, TMSA will officially be closed from 17 March 2014 instead of 31 October 2014. For more information about the TMSA closure, and for a summary of some of the more notable successes of the Tripartite achieved with TMSA support, please click here