The AfCFTA was created in March 2018, with the expectation of tying a USD 3 Trillion regional market with over USD 80 Billion in untapped intra-regional exports. Of course, an agreement of this magnitude would have underlying protocols and arrangements for operational reasons.
During the negotiations of the African Continental Free Trade Area (“AfCFTA”), the member states of the African Union agreed to create a single liberalized services market to boost
The introduction of the AfCFTA marks a significant turning point for Africa’s regional and continental trading relations. This free trade agreement aims to unite the continent and create more ease in the movement of goods and services to service the continent and benefit the people.
Data protection laws ensure the privacy and integrity of people by assuring that personal information is not misused, exploited, or mishandled when being processed. It involves the proper handling of data and the rights of individuals to have control over their personal data and how it is handled, processed, collected, or shared.
Apart from SADC and COMESA, Mauritius is now part of the African Continental Free Trade Area (AFCFTA). Launched on 1 January 2021, the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) is an exciting game changer for African trade.
The African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) to boost Small and Medium-sized Enterprises (SMEs) in Mozambique
In Mozambique, SMEs play a crucial role in the economic development of the country. They are at the heart and soul of the Mozambican economy. They comprise no less than 98.7% of the market but contribute only 28% to GDP.
Africa’s oil & gas resources can help accelerate growth on the continent if used strategically. With the AfCFTA in effect, intra-Africa trading will become much easier and benefit African countries more than it has in the past.
The long-awaited African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) is finally operational, wherein trading commenced on the 1st of January 2021.
January 1st, 2021 marked the start of trading under the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) agreement.
The COVID-19 pandemic: an opportunity for the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) to unlock Africa’s full potential
An opportunity for the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) to unlock Africa’s full potential