Proposed AfCFTA investment protocol should be simplified to attract FDIs
The United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (UNECA) has argued in its report, which offers policy recommendations to member states wishing to take advantage of the economies of scope and scale of the envisioned...
UNECA hopeful AfCFTA will address Africa’s investment challenges
Expected to kick off next year, the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA), will be a game changer for investment on the continent, which in recent years has seen foreign direct investment (FDIs) continuing to weaken, Economic Commission of Africa’s (ECA)...
Nigeria, others urged to leverage AfCFTA for local production of pharmaceutical products
With the African Continental Trade Agreement (AfCFTA) now in force, it was time for the continent to increase domestic production of pharmaceutical products and end over dependence on imported medicines, stakeholders have said.