Press Release on Kenya’s Visionary Economic Initiatives

,
Greetings from the Pan African Chamber of Commerce and Industry   Kindly find attached a press release from PACCI on the support for the Republic of Kenya, lauding their recent pioneering efforts to foster economic growth, inclusivity,…

How ambitious AfCFTA implementation can drive agricultural trade growth for Africa

,
More sophisticated non-tariff measures, coupled with environmental and climate provisions, will help deepen Africa’s agricultural trade. Dr Ousmane Badiane, executive chair of AKADEMIYA2063, explains the findings of a recent report. The…

Big plans for Nigeria’s long-term challenges

,
Nigeria should tick all the boxes for investors: size; resources; opportunity. But years of underachievement have hampered growth. Can the new administration reverse the trend? New Nigerian governments generally promise big changes…

Modi’s mission: Africa ties targeted in India’s superpower quest

,
India’s ties with Africa are rooted in an emotional shared history but, as India sets its sights on becoming the century’s superpower, trade, business links and the reshaping of international institutions will take centre stage in the relationship. At…

German cash for Ecowas aims to stabilise West Africa

,
Germany’s renewed financial commitment to Ecowas suggests that European leaders see the organisation as crucial to the future stability of West Africa. At the end of September, Germany’s Federal Development Ministry (BMZ) announced plans…

‘We will create an ecosystem of green investment vehicles in Africa’

,
The African Development Bank’s Green Bank initiative aims to equip thousands of institutions and governments with the technical capacity and capital needed to set up green finance facilities to attract global climate investment into transformative…

Biden removes Uganda, Gabon, Niger and CAR from AGOA trade programme

, ,
President Joe Biden has announced in a letter to Congress his intention to remove four African countries  – Uganda, Gabon, Niger and the Central African Republic (CAR) – from the African Growth and Opportunity Act (AGOA) from 1 January…

Statute of the Pan African Chamber of Commerce and Industry (PACCI)

, , ,
Statute of the Pan African Chamber of Commerce and Industry (PACCI) We, the Chambers of Commerce, and Industry across African States: Dedicate ourselves to creating a conducive environment for the economic and social advancement of Africa,…

AU High Level Dialogue on democracy and governance explores trade as a bridge for peace.

,
The state of democratic governance and peace in Africa has an impact on the growth performance and development at the national, regional and continent levels. The 12th edition of the High-Level Dialogue on democracy, human rights, and governance…