05-Nov-2021 to 12:12

S/Africa: Over 10,000 visitors expected at Intra-African Trade Fair

APA-Durban (South Africa) — More than 10,000 visitors and buyers are expected to attend the Intra-African Trade Fair 2021 (IATF2021) which begins in South Africa’s port city of Durban on 15 November.

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18-Oct-2021 to 09:01

Is AU's self-funding achievable?

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — The African Union recently vowed to fund its own activities and reject funding from its traditional partners that comes with strings attached.

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13-Oct-2021 to 13:18

Francophone Summit postponed again

APA - Tunis (Tunisia) — Member states of the International Francophone Organization (OIF) have found a “consensus” on a one-year postponement of their summit in Djerba, Tunisia.

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01-Oct-2021 to 12:00

S/Africa eyes investment opportunities at Expo2020 Dubai

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South Africa’s drive to revive the economy to recover from the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic has led it to seek opportunities at the EXPO2020 Dubai, a worldwide trade exhibition that opened in the United Arab Emirates capital on Friday.

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16-Sep-2021 to 12:08

AfCFTA success "demands mindset shift"

APA-Cape Town (South Africa) — The success of the African Continental Free Trade Area will demand a major mindset shift by the business community to ensure that there is greater confidence in local products, a senior official has said.

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27-Aug-2021 to 09:42

COVID-19 affects foreign participation at Mozambique trade fair

APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — Organisers of the Maputo International Fair (FACIM) missed their target for foreign participation as the number of countries that have confirmed participation at this year’s event was 50 percent lower than expected due to the effects of COVID-19 pandemic.

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28-Jul-2021 to 14:32

Zimbabwe among countries to pilot COMESA climate knowledge hub

APA-Harare (Zimbabwe) — Zimbabwe is among four countries chosen to pilot an online climate change knowledge hub that seeks to promote national and regional sharing of information on activities on climate action being undertaken in the Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa (COMESA), the regional bloc announced on Wednesday.

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