US firms less focused on China
Date posted: 29 March 2013
China, Foreign Direct Investment (FDI), Private sector, US
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Deepening US-India trade relations: commentary by Arvind Subramanian
Date posted: 18 March 2013
India, Trade facilitation, US
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US concern on China currency fades as yuan grinds higher
Date posted: 11 March 2013
China, Currency volatility, US
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Coons targets African trade
Date posted: 7 March 2013
African Growth and Opportunity Act (AGOA), Trade facilitation, US
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EU leaders agree to push for US trade deal
Date posted: 11 February 2013
European Union (EU), Trade facilitation, US
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Illinois reopening trade offices in Brazil, South Africa
Date posted: 12 December 2012
Private sector, South Africa, Trade facilitation, US
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USA launches "Doing Business in Africa" campaign
Date posted: 22 November 2012
East African Community (EAC), Foreign Direct Investment (FDI), Private sector, South Africa, Trade facilitation, US
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Demetrios Marantis: Third Annual Africa AmCham Summit speech
Date posted: 24 October 2012
African Growth and Opportunity Act (AGOA), Private sector, Trade diplomacy, Trade facilitation, US
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Lamu port not a boon for EAC - US report
Date posted: 20 July 2012
East African Community (EAC), Ports infrastructure, Trade facilitation, US
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Call for WTO action over South Africa anti-dumping duties
Date posted: 10 July 2012
Agricultural trade, Brazil, US, World Trade Organisation (WTO)
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Obama’s strategy for Africa and the continent’s reality
Date posted: 3 July 2012
African Growth and Opportunity Act (AGOA), Governance, US
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Johnnie Carson: Embracing Africa's market potential
Date posted: 3 July 2012
African Growth and Opportunity Act (AGOA), Private sector, Trade facilitation, US
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Does Obama have a strategy for Africa?
Date posted: 21 June 2012
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US strategy toward Sub-Saharan Africa
Date posted: 15 June 2012
Aid effectiveness, Aid for Trade, Governance, Trade facilitation, US
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The Increasing American Jobs Through Greater Exports to Africa Act
Date posted: 18 April 2012
African Growth and Opportunity Act (AGOA), Employment, Trade facilitation, US
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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