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Kenya and Tanzania agree to eliminate barriers to trade, movement of people

Kenya and Tanzania agree to eliminate barriers to trade, movement of people

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NAIROBI, 4th May 2021, (PSCU)— Kenya and Tanzania have today agreed to eliminate barriers hindering the smooth flow of trade and people between the two East African nations. The decision was arrived at today at State House, Nairobi during bilateral talks led by President Uhuru Kenyatta and visiting Tanzania Head of State Samia Suluhu Hassan. A joint team of experts will be set up to address the disjointed enforcement of cross-border Covid-19 containment protocols, one of the most pronounced non-tarriff trade barrier between the two nations. "Just as His Excellency the President has said, we have agreed that our Health Ministers need to sit down and come up with a structured system of testing our people at the border points to allow easy movement of our people so as to...
President Macron pledges political, economic support, ahead of M7 swearing-in, pushes EACOP Oil pipeline

President Macron pledges political, economic support, ahead of M7 swearing-in, pushes EACOP Oil pipeline

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STATE HOUSE, ENTEBBE: French President Emmanuel Macron has sent a strong message of support to President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni ahead of his swearing-in ceremony next month pledging to work with him to strengthen the political and economic relationship between the two countries. French President Emmanuel Macron “I sincerely hope that your new term of office will be an opportunity to deepen the friendship between our two countries, and to develop a relationship of trust in all areas of mutual interest, both political and economic. I therefore hope that the coming years will allow us to cultivate our bilateral dialogue on strategic issues for both countries, especially in supporting the peace process in South Sudan, the stabilization of Somalia and the easing of tensions in the great ...
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France’s travel ban on the UK prompts shutdown at Port of Dover causing long freight queues and supply chain disruptions

France’s travel ban on the UK prompts shutdown at Port of Dover causing long freight queues and supply chain disruptions

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The Port of Dover announced that its ferry terminal will be closed to all accompanied traffic leaving the UK until further notice following the border restrictions imposed by France on Sunday due to a faster-spreading mutation of COVID-19 found in Britain. Trade and transportation industry leaders have expressed concerns that the ban will severely disrupt the food and goods supply chains across the UK.
Orange reveals the winners of the 10th edition of the Orange Africa and Middle East Social Entrepreneur Prize

Orange reveals the winners of the 10th edition of the Orange Africa and Middle East Social Entrepreneur Prize

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  PARIS, France, November 9, 2020 In 2020, the Orange (Orange.com) Africa and Middle East Social Entrepreneur Prize (POESAM) celebrates its tenth birthday! In addition to the International Grand Prix that has historically rewarded three prize winners with prizes ranging from €10,000 (3rd place) to €25,000 (1st place), Orange has added two new prizes for this edition: The International Women's Prize with a value of €20,000, supported by the Orange Group Diversity and Inclusion unit And the Special 10th Anniversary Prize with a value of €10,000.   In addition, a project was also awarded the special, "Jury's Favourite" prize. So, a total of six prizes were awarded by the POESAM International Grand Prix jury.   After a round of domestic com...