India Enhances Ties Across Africa

With so much potential on the continent, India has no desire to be left out of the African picture.

By for The Diplomat

With the first shots having been fired in a trade war between the United States and China, Africa is looking to implement a free trade agreement which will protect and promote the economic interests of the continent as a regional bloc. Speaking recently at the Commonwealth Business Forum in London, Kenyan Minister of Industry, Trade and Cooperatives Adan Mohamed admitted that, if implemented, the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) could provide an effective counterpoint to the trade tariffs imposed by the United States and China on each other. It is hoped that AfCFTA will boost business and intra-African trade, which currently stands at less…

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