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Egypt: trade min. Highlights enthusiasm for Arab economic integration

Trade and Industry Minister Nivine Gamea stressed that the Egyptian state and political leaders are keen to achieve economic integration in the Arab region. She added that Egypt wishes to strengthen Arab cooperation in the various fields of trade, industry and investment for a better future for the people of the Arab region. She pointed […]

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Growth in currency swaps reflecting greater economic integration in East Asia

Currency swap agreements are proliferating in the region as a means of facilitating trade and stabilizing financial markets, and reflect the growing trend of economic integration, said the ASEAN+3 Macroeconomic Research Bureau ( AMRO). Bilateral swap agreements (BSAs) in the ASEAN+3 region amounted to $381.6 billion, up 15% compared to the end of 2020. ASEAN+3 […]

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Africa on the move towards meaningful economic unity and integration –

African Union The African region, referred to as the “Dark Continent” by European colonizers, was the main source of the slave trade and raw materials for the industries that flourished during the Industrial Revolution in Europe and the expansion of cotton farms in the United States. United. In the advent of African decolonization in the […]

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Africa is marching towards meaningful unity and economic integration

By personal writer The African regionthat the European colonizers called the “dark continent” was themain source of slave trade and raw materials for industries that flourishedduring the industrial revolution in Europe and the expansion of cotton farms inUnited States. At the advent of theAfrican decolonization in the early 1960s sounded the death knell for Africa. […]

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The delegation of the Central American Bank for Economic Integration meets the Ministries of Education and Infrastructure

Views : 72 Posted: Friday, January 21, 2022. 4:56 p.m. CST. Photo credit: CADEI By Ruben Morales Iglesias: Executive President of the Central American Bank for Economic Integration (CABEI) Dante Mossi and the President visited the Ministries of Education and Infrastructure, Development and Housing. CABEI said on Twitter that its representatives met Thursday with the […]

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Gulf States must deepen their economic integration

Last week’s GCC summit in Riyadh forged the necessary consensus among the six member states to jointly tackle Iran’s nuclear ambitions and its malicious activities in Yemen, Iraq, Syria and Lebanon. Together, the Gulf states want their deep concerns about this crucial danger to be reflected in any revised international nuclear deal with Iran, and […]

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Central American Bank for Economic Integration and European Union sign € 4.9 million agreement to prepare climate change projects for the benefit of the Central American region

Tegucigalpa, December 16, 2021.- The strategic alliance between the Central American Bank for Economic Integration (CABEI) and the European Union (EU) continues to have positive impacts for the region. On this occasion, a non-refundable financial contribution agreement was signed for an amount of 4.9 million euros to develop technical assistance for the preparation of initiatives […]

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Gulf states cooperate on defense, Iran and economic integration at summit

The Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) held its annual summit in Riyadh yesterday. The GCC expressed its unity on several regional issues during the event, particularly on Iran. The GCC accused Iran of “fomenting sectarian strife” in GCC member states and of supporting “terrorism” in Bahrain. They further condemned Iran’s alleged “support for sectarian terrorist groups […]

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Themes of the Alliance for Development in Democracy

Puerto Plata, DR. The demand that the international community undertake the search for alternatives for a solution to the crisis in Haiti, the defense of democratic values, with the call for the freedom of political prisoners in Nicaragua, and the promotion of trade, in addition to economic integration, are the central themes of the Puerto […]

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Economic integration — a foreign policy tool

East Asia is an economically integrated region. The Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN), Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) and Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP), which is expected to come into force in January 2022, reflect economic integration of the region. The collective momentum of the countries of the region towards economic growth has contributed to […]

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Egyptian President vows to strengthen regional economic integration

Egyptian President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi has pledged to realize his country’s vision of deepening economic integration between countries in the region and accelerating economic recovery from the coronavirus pandemic. During his presidency of the 21st session of the Common Market for Eastern and Southern African Countries (COMESA), Sissi highlighted the vital role played by the […]

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Economic integration as a catalyst for stability in the South Caucasus

The end of the 44-day war between Azerbaijan and Armenia has created a new geopolitical landscape in the region which creates new opportunities for economic development and regional integration. While there are many challenges to achieving such integration – from Armenian domestic political opposition to influential lobby networks in the West – there are significant […]

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World Bank to provide strategic support for social and economic integration of Venezuelan migrants in Colombia – Colombia

WASHINGTON, November 16, 2021 – The Board of Directors of the World Bank today approved a loan of $ 500 million to support the Colombian government’s strategy for the social and economic integration of Venezuelan migrants in the country. This is the first Development Policy Financing (DPF) of the World Bank focused exclusively on cross-border […]

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World Bank to provide strategic support for social and economic integration of Venezuelan migrants in Colombia

The World Bank Board of Directors today approved a loan of $ 500 million to support the Colombian government’s strategy for the social and economic integration of Venezuelan migrants in that country. This is the first Development Policy Financing (DPF) of the World Bank focused exclusively on cross-border migration, focusing both on the integration of […]

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PM Lee urges APEC members to deepen digital economic integration

SINGAPORE: Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong on Thursday, November 11, urged members of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) to deepen digital economic integration, saying it would help businesses connect more easily to the- across borders and to reach new markets in the digital economy. “It is time to extend this vision of regional economic integration […]

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(CIIE) Regional economic integration stimulates the opening up of finance

© Provided by Xinhua SHANGHAI, Nov. 6 (Xinhua) – Regional economic integration will help boost financial openness and create more space for the development of financial institutions, according to participants in a sub-forum at the China International Import Expo (CIIE) in progress) in Shanghai. Wang Bingnan, Chinese vice minister of commerce, said China has played […]

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China, New Zealand to jointly promote regional economic integration

Chinese President Xi Jinping said Friday that China and New Zealand should uphold and practice genuine multilateralism and come together to promote regional economic integration. President Xi made the remarks during a phone conversation with Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern of New Zealand. Noting that next year will mark the 50th anniversary of the establishment of […]

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A uniform curriculum vital for social and economic integration

Mr. Salman Raza MULTAN, Nov 2 (APP): As the government begins rolling out a uniform curriculum across Punjab, in line with its manifesto as ‘one nation, one curriculum’, experts expect positive results to end class division and socioeconomic disparities in society. The Pakistani education system is divided into three main lines: a tiny fraction of […]

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China, ASEAN agree to deepen economic integration to recover from pandemic

People walk out of the 18th China-ASEAN Expo venue in Nanning, capital of southern China’s Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region, September 13, 2021 (Xinhua / Lu Boan) Leaders of China and the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) agreed on Tuesday to deepen cooperation to help the region recover from the COVID-19 pandemic, including the rapid […]

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New Qianhai Plan “Further Strengthens Regional Economic Integration” ⋆ 4State News MO AR KS OK

https://mma.prnewswire.com/media/1638275/20201021__8___10.jpg?p=original The plan says that by 2035, the Qianhai Cooperation Zone will benefit from a world-class business environment and strengthen its coordinated ties with Hong Kong and Macau, improve industrial synergy, interconnectivity of markets and support for innovation to Hong Kong and Macau. Cao said the free and convenient movement of all kinds of factors […]

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New Qianhai Plan “Further Strengthens Regional Economic Integration”

SHENZHEN, China, Sept.28, 2021 / PRNewswire / – The new development plan of the Qianhai Shenzhen-Hong Kong Modern Services Industry Cooperation Zone in Shenzhen is a powerful driver for the regional economic integration of Greater Guangdong- Hong Kong-Macao Bay Area (GBA), which in turn will strengthen China’s competitiveness in the global market, commented Cao Jinli, […]

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New Qianhai Plan ‘Further Boosts Regional Economic Integration’ | New

Shenzhen, china, September 28, 2021 / PRNewswire / – The New Development Plan of the Qianhai Shenzhen-Hong Kong Modern Services Industry Cooperation Zone in Shenzhen is a powerful engine of regional economic integration of the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area (GBA), which will in turn strengthen from China competitiveness in the global market, Cao Jinli, […]

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New Qianhai plan ‘further strengthens regional economic integration’

The plan states that by 2035, the Qianhai Cooperation Zone will enjoy a world-class business environment and strengthen its coordinated ties with hong kong and Macau, improve industrial synergies, interconnection of markets and support for innovation to hong kong and Macau. Cao said the free and convenient movement of all kinds of factors of production […]

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Digitization and RCEP to boost regional economic integration – OpEd – Eurasia Review

COVID-19 is undoubtedly a fatal disease that has turned our lives upside down in many ways. As of September 23, it had infected more than 231 million people and killed more than 4.75 million people worldwide. It also disrupted economic activities. “The COVID-19 pandemic has disrupted global affairs across the globe,” said Steve Chen, deputy […]

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Lugansk and Donetsk sign agreement on Single Customs Zone and economic integration – agency – world

DONETSK / LUGANSK, September 15. / TASS /. The heads of the Lugansk and Donetsk People’s Republics (RPL and RPD) Leonid Pasechnik and Denis Pushilin on Wednesday signed an agreement on the creation of a single customs territory and the development of economic integration, Luganskinformcenter reported. The signing ceremony took place during a videoconference. The […]

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MTCC: Global Joint Committee Enables Economic Integration Between ASEAN Member States

BANGKOK (September 13): The Malaysian-Thai Chamber of Commerce (MTCC) has proposed the establishment of a Joint Global Committee, a uniformed body tasked with monitoring the degree of economic integration among ASEAN member states. MTCC Director Ng Woan Na said that through the Joint Global Committee, all Malaysian Chambers of Commerce (MBCs) from ASEAN countries would […]

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Russia, Belarus agree to closer energy and economic integration

MOSCOW, Sept. 9 (Reuters) – Russian and Belarusian leaders agreed on Thursday to build a unified oil and gas market and deepen economic integration in the face of what they see as unwarranted Western sanctions on the against their two savings. The deal, reached after talks in the Kremlin between Russian President Vladimir Putin and […]

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True economic integration should have a strong impact on the State of the Union

MOSCOW, September (BelTA) – The Belarus-Russia Union State Integration Programs, to be signed soon, will strengthen the economic sovereignty of the Union State and its Member States, head of the analytical site “Eurasia. Expert” Vyacheslav Sutyrin told BelTA. “State of the Union programs will help strengthen the economic sovereignty of the State of the Union”, […]

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The African Union works for political and economic integration

This year’s Africa Day message from the Chairperson of the African Union Commission, Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma, affirms the organization’s commitment to political and economic integration among member states. He cites the free movement of people, goods and services among his flagship projects for 2016. This year’s Africa Day message from the Chairperson of the African Union […]

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Emirates news agency – Economic Integration Committee holds 7th virtual meeting

ABU DHABI, August 17, 2021 (WAM) – The Economic Integration Committee held its seventh virtual meeting, chaired by Abdulla bin Touq Al Marri, Minister of Economy. The meeting was attended by Dr Ahmad Belhoul Al Falasi, Minister of State for Entrepreneurship and SMEs, Dr. Thani bin Ahmed Al Zeyoudi, Minister of State for Foreign Trade, […]

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State Department: United States fully supports regional economic integration in the Balkans

US Department of State; Photo: Flickr / NCinDC BELGRADE – The United States fully supports efforts in the Western Balkans to deepen and strengthen inclusive regional economic integration in accordance with European Union rules and standards, a State Department spokesperson told the Serbian branch of Voice of America. This media asked the State Department to […]

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Colombia urgently needs help for the economic integration of Venezuelan immigrants

Source: Schneyder Mendoza, Agence France-Presse / Getty Images The emblem of Colombia, the Estatuto de Protección Temporal (Temporary Protected Status, or TPS) for Venezuelan migrants and refugees – announced by Iván Duque’s government earlier this year – has relieved many Venezuelans in Colombia who need legal status to find employment, getting access to the public […]

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Wang Yi calls for economic integration in East Asia

Chinese State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi. Photo: fmprc.gov.cn Further integration between ASEAN, Japan, South Korea and China is vital for the region, especially as many Asian countries face economic challenges amid the recent upsurge in the coronavirus, they said. experts said Wednesday, following the latest appeal from Chinese State Councilor and Foreign Minister […]

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Al-Ajlan: Great opportunities for economic integration between Saudi Arabia and Oman

RIYAD – Speaker of the Council of Saudi Chambers Ajlan Bin Abdulaziz Al-Ajlan praised the constant development of Saudi-Omani relations in all fields, stressing that the visit of Sultan of Oman Haitham Bin Tarik to the Kingdom expresses the strength of political will. to strengthen relations between the two countries. Al-Ajlan expressed optimism from the […]

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China deepens economic integration with Ukraine

The move comes just days after the Kiev withdrawalto sign a UN declaration criticizing Beijing KYIV – Ukraine and China further deepened their economic integration this week after signing a cooperation project to work together on ambitious and large-scale road, bridge and rail projects of the Beijing Belt and Road Initiative. China’s Commerce Ministry said […]

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Egypt and Iraq discuss means of tripartite economic integration with Jordan

Egyptian Minister of Trade and Industry Nevine Gamea met with Iraqi Minister of Planning Khalid Najim to discuss means of tripartite economic integration between the two countries and Jordan. Gamea also confirmed that the founding of an economic city on the borders between Iraq and Jordan represents a focal point to start the implementation of […]

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Southern African leaders discuss regional economic integration

Regional integration, security, macroeconomic stability and others were the main issues discussed when southern African leaders met in late June in Maputo, Mozambique. They were in the country for the extraordinary summit of heads of state and government organized by the Southern African Development Community (SADC). The main purpose of the event was to review […]

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Central American Bank for Economic Integration to help El Salvador implement Bitcoin as legal tender

The Central American Bank for Economic Integration (CABEI), which has 15 member countries, will help El Salvador implement bitcoin as legal tender. The president of CABEI expressed his support. “We are very optimistic,” he said. Central American Bank for Economic Integration supports Salvadoran Bitcoin law The head of the Central American Bank for Economic Integration […]

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Egypt attentive to the achievement of regional economic integration in Africa: Minister of Trade

Egyptian Trade and Industry Minister Nevine Gamea said Egypt attaches great importance to achieving regional economic integration in Africa. Gamea stressed the importance of: activating joint continental work to achieve industrial and agricultural integration; strengthen intra-community trade; support small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs); and create more employment opportunities. These contribute to Egypt’s achievement of the […]

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Russia, Belarus enter final stretch of EU economic integration negotiations, PM says – world

MINSK, June 1. / TASS /. Russia and Belarus have entered the home stretch to negotiate all EU economic integration programs, Belarusian Prime Minister Roman Golovchenko said after meeting on cooperation with Russia , attended by President Alexander Lukashenko. “The government has unveiled the outcome of negotiations with its Russian colleagues, which have been actively […]

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Economic Integration Committee adopts flexible action plan

The Economic Integration Committee has approved an action plan to provide actual data on the beneficiaries of more than 400,000 companies registered in the United Arab Emirates. This is to ensure compliance with international standards as stipulated in the ministerial resolution, according to which companies are required to create a register of the real beneficiary […]

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A bill on fair housing to promote racial and economic integration

Researchers at the University of Pennsylvania Carey Law School and the Reinvestment Fund published “A Total Effort to Achieve Desegregation and Equal Opportunity: Fair Housing Assessment 2.0.” », An innovative research paper that proposes the use of equitable housing. law to work towards the end of segregation. In the report, the authors Provost and James […]

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Executive framework of the African Economic Integration Initiative finalized: FEDCOC

The executive framework of the African Economic Integration Initiative has been finalized, according to Ibrahim Al-Arabi, president of the Federation of Egyptian Chambers of Commerce (FEDCOC). Al-Arabi added that the first phase will start with the launch of a new website that offers investment opportunities and joint projects. This is part of the optimal exploitation […]

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Economic integration of the Western Balkans – why is it necessary?

For the six economies of the Western Balkans, regional cooperation is proclaimed as a condition of their journey towards European integration. Stability Pact, Regional Cooperation Council, CEFTA, RYCO, Energy Community and Transport Community as well as the Berlin Process from 2014 are some of the initiatives and organizations created to achieve this goal. But, of […]

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President Xi calls for economic integration, opposes new “cold war” and ideological confrontation at Boao Forum

The Boao International Conference Center in Boao, Hainan Province (southern China). (File photo: Xinhua) Chinese President Xi Jinping called for greater global economic integration and warned of a new “cold war” and a new ideological confrontation in “any form” at the opening ceremony of the Boao Forum for Asia (BFA) 2021. The four-day annual conference, […]

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Definition of economic integration

What is economic integration? Economic integration is an arrangement among nations that typically includes the reduction or elimination of trade barriers and the coordination of monetary and fiscal policies. Economic integration aims to reduce costs for both consumers and producers and to increase trade between the countries covered by the agreement. Economic integration is sometimes […]

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NDS1 positions Zimbabwe for regional economic integration gains

The Chronicle Prosper Ndlovu, business writerThe National Development Strategy (NDS1), the country’s new five-year development roadmap, will play a key role in positioning Zimbabwe for increased gains within the framework of regional economic integration, said the Minister of Finance and Government. Economic Development, Professor Mthuli Ncube. This comes as the government is seriously focusing its […]

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Hong Kong-based MPs and policy advisers to focus on economic integration in two sessions

First batch of COVID-19 mRNA vaccine in Hong Kong and Macau With many Hong Kong-based MPs in the national legislature and members of the highest political advisory body due to attend the next two sessions in Beijing, they bring a plethora of proposals and suggestions focused on improving economic integration between mainland China and Hong […]

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Expansion of CPTPP conducive to regional economic integration

Illustration: Tang Tengfei / GT As one of the world’s leading free trade blocs, the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP) is about to see a new candidate – the UK which has just left the EU. . The accession of more members will strengthen the scope of the agreement, accelerate economic and […]

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The economic integration of the Grande Baie region could be incompatible with “One country, two systems” – Fitch

Differences between separate legal systems, currencies and capital account regimes could make full economic integration within the Great Bay Area (GBA) initiative incompatible with the “One country, two systems” principle. “Said the rating agency Fitch Ratings. “This constitutional foundation will limit the ability of policy makers to harmonize regulations and introduce unhindered movement on factors […]

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Asia-Pacific Signals Strong Commitment to Economic Integration and Cooperation with Signing of RCEP | K&L Gates LLP

After eight years of negotiations, the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) – covering 15 economies in the Asia-Pacific region, representing 30 percent of the world’s population, 30 percent of global GDP and 34 percent of global investment flows —Was finally signed on November 15, 2020. The RCEP is expected to come into force in 2021. […]

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Signature of RCEP: Asia-Pacific Economic Integration

Wednesday, December 9, 2020 After eight years of negotiations, the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) – covering 15 economies in the Asia-Pacific region, representing 30 percent of the world’s population, 30 percent of global GDP and 34 percent of global investment flows —Was finally signed on November 15, 2020. The RCEP is expected to come […]

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Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) to deepen Pacific economic integration

LONDON, November 20, 2020 / PRNewswire / – Enabled November 15, 15 the countries signed the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP). This trade and investment agreement will cover around 30% of the world in terms of GDP and population. Over time, this should lead to a deeper integration of regional supply chains and Eastern economies […]

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Economic integration helps boost trade and investment in Africa | Work in development

The collapse of virtual borders is one of the most remarkable things that has happened in our lifetime. In the world of cyberspace, time and distance have become almost secondary considerations when it comes to doing business. Services ranging from software development to accounting can be provided worldwide in the blink of an eye. Future […]