#AEC2018: Accelerating AfCFTA to create growth for Africa
#AEC2018: Accelerating AfCFTA to create growth for Africa

African countries could use the time in the run up to March 2019, the deadline for ratification of the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA), to strengthen their capacity in the legislative and tariff instruments required for the process and other "low hanging fruit" measures, presenters at a panel session during the African Economic Conference, currently underway in Kigali Rwanda, told delegates.

7 Dec 2018

Coca-Cola pledges $38m towards recycling initiatives in Africa
Coca-Cola pledges $38m towards recycling initiatives in Africa

Coca-Cola Africa has committed to investing $38million (more than half a billion rand) over three years to stimulate recycling industries across Southern and Eastern Africa, and also announced its new PET bottle made entirely out of previously used plastic.

6 Dec 2018