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Dubai Duty Free Golf World Cup returns for its 29th edition

Gulf News 22 Nov 2022
The invitational golf tournament, which has grown into one of the most popular events on the duty free calendar kicks off ahead of the Middle East & Africa Duty Free Association (MEADFA) conference which is taking place in Bahrain this year ... The past champions of the Dubai Duty Free Golf World Cup include..
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Africans advised to leverage on AfCFTA and trade in basic agric products to ensure food security

B & FT Online 18 Nov 2022
We can move very rapidly and ensure that there is zero duty, quota free, duty-free trade in agricultural and basic agricultural products and Africa can take that decision immediately as a response to the crisis ensuring that we have food security as well as placing small holder ...
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Poultry experts examine how sector can up its game

Independent online (SA) 28 Oct 2022
Mackay said despite the fact South Africa had duty-free access to the EU, it still had to compete with other countries, which meant it was exporting the infrastructure that does not work, the electricity that does not work and those costs were proving a competitive hindrance.
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AfCFTA launches guided trade initiative for seven countries

Joy Online 11 Oct 2022
The African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) secretariat based in Accra has launched a guided trade initiative for seven member countries ... These products originating from Africa will enjoy duty-free and quota-free trading among the partnering countries ... “We are connecting East Africa to West Africa, North Africa to Southern Africa.
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Botswana resumes beef exports from areas free of foot & mouth outbreak

Reuters 28 Sep 2022
Along with South Africa and Namibia, Botswana is one of the biggest beef exporters to the EU, where it enjoys duty- and quota-free access and where it saw export earnings drop from $130 million in 2010 to $20 million in 2020, according to central bank statistics.Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com.
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Five reasons for American companies to do business in Ethiopia

New Business Ethiopia 21 Sep 2022
Atnafu-With a population of around 120 million, Ethiopia has a sizable domestic market and is the second-most populated nation in Africa behind Nigeria ... Due to Ethiopia’s participation in the Africa Continental Free Trade Agreement (AfCFTA), American businesses investing there are eligible for incentives like duty- and tariff-free trade.
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Government keen on creating over one million jobs – NEIP Boss

Joy Online 13 Sep 2022
“It is against this backdrop that the government under the leadership of his excellency, Nana Addo-Danquah Akufu-Addo has put in place strategic measures to ensure that one, a hundred Ghanaian Companies are supported with various forms of assistance to export under the AFCFTA to the rest of Africa, duty-free quota-free” ... .
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Ethiopia's Industrial Hopes Dwindle as Conflict, Sanctions Take Toll

Beijing News 11 Sep 2022
in 2000 to aid development in sub-Saharan Africa, gave Ethiopia duty-free access to the U.S ... "There are some, as I told you, reductions on orders, because they are being injured by the customs, duty-free privileges in the American markets, since most of the commodities are being exported to the U.S.," he said.
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Ethiopia’s Industrial Hopes Dwindle as Conflict, Sanctions Take Toll

Voa News 10 Sep 2022
in 2000 to aid development in sub-Saharan Africa, gave Ethiopia duty-free access to the U.S ...There are some, as I told you, reductions on orders, because they are being injured by the customs, duty-free privileges in the American markets, since most of the commodities are being exported to the U.S.,” he said.
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Ethiopia’s ceasefire ends as fighting erupts in north

The Irish Times 25 Aug 2022
Resumption of conflict saps hopes for peaceful resolution of civil war that began nearly two years ago ... Photograph. Finbarr O'Reilly/New York Times Andres Schipani in Nairobi. Thu Aug 25 2022 - 17.51 ... The civil war has also cost Ethiopia, one of the biggest economies in east Africa, billions in donor support and duty-free access to the US.
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Seychelles to remain unaffected by UK’s recently announced poorer countries trade scheme |24 August 2022

Nation 24 Aug 2022
Seychelles as a member of the Eastern Southern Africa (ESA) States currently benefits from Duty Free Quota Free trade with the United Kingdom (UK) ... The agreement came into force as of January 2021 and provides Seychelles duty free quota free market access on all goods exported ...
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United Kingdom to cut import taxes on products from Africa

B & FT Online 24 Aug 2022
Besides pursuing concrete investment projects and running joint business with local partners, the United Kingdom now plans to considerably cut taxes from around 99% of goods imported from Africa ... Under the Developing Countries Trading Scheme, 99% of goods imported from Africa will be duty-free ... As the UK Minister for Africa, MP Vicky Ford explained.
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Duty-free Retailing Market to Record a CAGR of 8.56%, Growing International Tourism to Drive Growth ...

Victoria Advocate 19 Aug 2022
This market research report segments the�duty-free retailing market�by product (fashion apparel and accessories, cosmetics and perfumes, tobacco and alcoholic beverages, and confectionery and fine foods), distribution channel (airports and others), and geography (APAC, Europe, North America, the Middle East and Africa, and South America).
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Russia’s Evolving Relations with Africa at the Crossroads of a Global Crisis

GlobalResearch 19 Aug 2022
Feel free to repost and share widely Global Research articles ... This latest food crisis, which did not originate in the continent, is reaching alarming dimensions especially in Africa ... The Africa Growth and Opportunity Act – known as AGOA – provides duty-free access to American markets, and most African countries have taken full advantage of it.
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Russia scrambles for higher performance marks in Africa

B & FT Online 19 Aug 2022
The Russia-Ukraine crisis has a strong immeasurable negative impact, generating social discontent across large spectrum of the population in Africa ... The Africa Growth and Opportunity Act – known as AGOA – provides duty-free access to American markets, and most African countries have taken full advantage of it.

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