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UAE Lifts Travel Ban on Nigerian Travellers

This Day 16 Jul 2024
In a notice to trade partners and travel agents, UAE had said any visa applications from the affected countries would be rejected or cancelled.

Travelex says US dollar to remain Africa’s gold standard

Independent online (SA) 15 Jul 2024
You know, we probably trade into Africa around 80% to 90% of our volumes,” Kettle said. Travelex currently ships dollars into 20 African countries, including Zimbabwe, the Democratic Republic of Congo, Chad, and Kenya.

Here’s why I’m watching the Glencore share price

The Motley Fool 12 Jul 2024
GLEN) has long been on my radar ... With China’s CMOC planning to more than double copper output from its mines in the Democratic Republic of Congo by 2028, demand for copper trading and logistics services could see a significant boost ... our picks ... .

The Democratic Republic Of Congo (DRC)’S Minister Of Industry And Small And Medium-Sized Enterprises (Smes) ...

MENA FN 10 Jul 2024
(MENAFN - African Press Organization) Multilateral development finance institution the African Development Bank announced a $7 million trade finance guarantee facility to Access Bank DR Congo to ... .

Rare plants hidden in toys - and other trafficking tactics

Business Ghana 05 Jul 2024
The illegal trade in ivory mainly affects Angola, the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Kenya, Zambia, and Zimbabwe and is one of the major reasons behind a decline in African elephants – the ...

Here’s how the Soviet legacy in Africa is paving the way for the multipolar world

Russia Today 03 Jul 2024
Trade turnover has reached $200 million annually, cooperation in the fields of healthcare and education is developing at a fast pace, and the Russian private company Lukoil is implementing a major oil ...

Congo keen on joining BRICS – president

Russia Today 28 Jun 2024
The president of the Republic of the Congo, Denis Sassou Nguesso, has expressed his country’s interest in becoming a member of BRICS ... So, if all these opportunities are available, why not? Congo would be interested,” Sassou Nguesso said.

Trafigura clinches share of major zinc deal snubbed by Glencore

Mining Weekly 26 Jun 2024
Production from a large new zinc mine in the Democratic Republic of Congo will be split between ...

Joint statement of the Inaugural Qatari-Spanish Strategic Dialogue

Gulf-Times 22 Jun 2024
Both Ministers also re-emphasised the commitment of their countries to support the sovereignty of Ukraine, and Spain welcomed Qatar's 'exemplary' mediation in Gaza, Ukraine, Venezuela, Chad, Rwanda, ...

In Burundi, shortages and power cuts slow a return from international isolation

Newsday 18 Jun 2024
As always, everyday citizens feel it most ... Sign up ... Burundian authorities have said the border closure is not responsible for the widespread commodity shortages as most trade comes in via Congo, but an important trading partner has been affected ... ....

Critical Minerals Africa 2024 Returns to Cape Town – Driving Capital, Innovation and Technology

The Patriotic Vanguard 17 Jun 2024
A session on the transnational Lobito Corridor will explore opportunities for Angola, Zambia and the Democratic Republic of Congo in facilitating mineral trade from the Copperbelt region to international markets ... .

Afreximbank signs agreement for US$100-million trade finance facility to Democratic Republic of Congo’s Rawbank

Capital Ethiopia 14 Jun 2024
African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) ( has signed an agreement for a US$100-million trade finance facility in favour of Rawbank to assist the Bank increase trade flows into and out of the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC).

Investors awarded billions of dollars for losses related to climate laws, analysis finds

The Guardian 06 Jun 2024
RRC’s claim was the largest ever under the North American Free Trade Agreement (Nafta) ... claims, the Australian government had “effectively destroyed”, in breach of the Asean free trade agreement.

Secretive court system has awarded over $100bn public money to corporations, finds new analysis

The Observer 06 Jun 2024
Tom Wills, the director of the Trade Justice Movement, which co-created the tracker, said ... RRC’s claim was the largest ever under the North American Free Trade Agreement (Nafta) ... free trade agreement.