Tag Archive for: East Africa

Mayor’s Private Sector Conference


World Bank projects that East Africa will get richer under African Continental Free Trade Area

According to the World Bank, the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) has been well-designed to strengthen the economies of East Africa. This will be accomplished, among other things, by lowering trade expenses related to trade…

ECOWAS parliament speaker links dollars for regional trade to inflation, seeks adoption of common currency

The Speaker of the Parliament of Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) Dr. Sidie Tunis has called for more political commitment towards the adoption of the ECOWAS common current, while blaming inflation in the region on the use…