Latest News for: African fair trade


Intra-African Trade Fair generates $120 billion trade-investment deals so far

B & FT Online 20 Apr 2024
The three Intra African Trade Fairs have so far generated combined trade and investment deals of approximatelyUS$120 billion, Mrs Kanayo Awani, Executive Vice President, Intra-African Trade Bank, Afreximbank, has revealed.

Intra-African trade fair generates $120bn trade, investment deals

Business Day Online 16 Apr 2024
… As Afreximbank, Algeria sign 2025 host agreement The African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank), in collaboration with the African Union and. read more Intra-African trade fair generates $120bn trade, investment deals ... .

The role of AI in shaping job opportunities and challenges in Africa

Cryptopolitan 16 Apr 2024
... to African languages ... To move through all of these difficulties actively, African lawmakers should pay a great trade-off between innovation on the one hand and social responsibility on the other.

Algeria signs Hosting Agreement for Intra-African Trade Fair 2025

Capital Ethiopia 15 Apr 2024
The Host Agreement Signing Ceremony for the Intra-African Trade Fair 2025 (IATF2025) took place in Algiers on 15 April 2024 ... “The Intra-African Trade Fair opens alternate routes for African trade.

Dinner-auction will benefit St. Johns County education efforts and Kenya-based nonprofit 11 Apr 2024
The St ... at St. Augustine's waterfront restaurant, Asadolife, 173 Shipyard Way ... In 2019, Smith launched Ocean Sole’s African product line through Northeast Florida art galleries, surf shops and fair-trade boutiques.

Afreximbank provides Egypt with $30B in financing over past 5 years

Egypt Today 25 Mar 2024
... for Engineering, Procurement, and Construction (EPC), which was launched during the activities of the third edition of the of the Intra-African Trade Fair held in Cairo, under the patronage of H.E.

Egypt’s Al-Mashat, Afreximbank President discuss boosting cooperation, trade, development

Daily News Egypt 25 Mar 2024
Afreximbank President Oramah acknowledged the bank’s strong relationship with Egypt, particularly its appreciation for government support in hosting the Intra-African Trade Fair in Cairo last year.

Global conference opens in Kenya to promote food safety

Xinhua 11 Mar 2024
Wafula observed that the conference comes at a time when Africa is focusing on improving consumer health, fostering fair trade practices, and enhancing intra-continental trade through initiatives such as the African Continental Free Trade Area.

Stopping by Williamstown: Art at every turn

Times Union 03 Mar 2024
In the new space, Roam transformed into a hybrid retail space with a storefront specializing in fair trade artisan wares highlighting African creatives and a gallery for exhibiting and selling fine art.

Afreximbank to Launch Currency Trading Platform to Bridge $50bn Intra-Africa Trade Gap

This Day 23 Feb 2024
The African ... “It is for the same reason that Afreximbank collaborates with the African Union Commission (AUC), the AfCFTA Secretariat, and others to host a biennial intra-African trade Fair.

Finance, Economy & Trade with Richmond Kwame Frimpong: Geoeconomic Rifts: Implications for trade and financial ...

B & FT Online 12 Feb 2024
African exporters have to rethink their trade plans and look for new trading partners because of these problems ... African leaders need to take a more nuanced and strategic approach to trade and growth in this situation.

Stakeholders hold fair to drive investments, enhance AfCFTA trade

Business Day Online 11 Feb 2024
In a move to drive investments in Nigeria and enhance the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA), stakeholders have concluded. read more Stakeholders hold fair to drive investments, enhance AfCFTA trade ... .

More Than A Goldmine: Trade Partners Must Prioritise Sustainability In The Global Race For Africa’s ...

OWP 26 Jan 2024
However, looking back on the impacts of both western and Chinese involvement in African trade, it is clear that these deals have been far from fair. It is therefore essential that future trade in ...

South Africa crypto businesses close to gaining FSP license approval

Cryptopolitan 24 Jan 2024
The South African crypto market has seen its fair share of challenges, with the recent declaration of the Mirror Trading International (MTI) operation as a by a court in the Western Cape province.

Kwara Hotel: Another Moment of Seward’s Folly

This Day 01 Jan 2024
Nigeria .. Rafiu Ajakaye  ... That speaks to vision — or luck?  ... The Intra-African Trade Fair (IATF) 2023 attracted at least 35,000 delegates and 1,600 exhibitors from across 75 countries, with $43 billion worth of trade and investment deals ... .