Botswana: The public is informed that the Ministry of Trade and Industry, in collaboration with the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa, Sub-regional Office for Southern Africa, will host the 29th Intergovernmental Committee of Senior Officials and Experts (ICSOE) for Southern Africa.
Mauritius: The Mauritius Expo Virtual Platform, developed by the Economic Development Board (EDB) as a 24/7 online exhibition platform to provide international visibility to products manufactured in Mauritius, was launched yesterday at the Caudan Arts Centre in Port Louis.
Mauritius: The Minister of Financial Services and Good Governance, Mahen Kumar Seeruttun, participated in the Third Extraordinary Meeting of the Council of Ministers of the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA), held from 12 to 13 July 2023 in Nairobi, Kenya, where the crucial issues of the Rules of Origin in the automotive and textiles sectors and other crucial trade protocols were discussed.
Botswana: The Assistant Minister of Trade and Industry, Beauty Manake, says the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) is an opportunity for local companies to export and expand their market within the African continent following the agreement to eliminate trade barriers in order to boost intra-Africa trade.
Botswana: The Botswana Transport and Energy Summit and Expo held in Gaborone brought together key stakeholders to address issues affecting all modes of transport, road, rail, air, and waterborne, including both passenger and freight and the role of energy in economic development.