Following a recent visit to Rwanda with EIF, Netherlands Ambassador to the WTO and LDC Sub-Committee Chair Monique van Daalen discusses seeing the country’s cross border trade efforts in person, as well as the country’s policy in action. By Deanna Ramsay

On 11 December, Minister Soraya Hakuziyaremye met with Rwandan exhibitors, and visited their stands at the Intra-African Trade Fair, opened in Cairo, Egypt. Source Minicom

Airtel-Tigo has reiterated its support for Rwanda’s youth and the YouthConnekt Summit, that connects youth for continental change by securing those connections to peers, role models, resources, skills and economic opportunities.

Meeting in Nairobi, East African Community ministers pledge to undertake trade facilitation reforms in line with continental and WTO agreements. UNCTAD

South Africa has deposited the instrument of ratification of the Agreement establishing the Tripartite Free Trade Area (TFTA), comprising three regional economic blocks – the Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa (COMESA), the East African Community (EAC) and the Southern African Development Community (SADC). By Steven Addamah

Le Rwanda vient de conclure deux accords en matière de services aériens avec la Gambie et les Bahamas. By NewsAero 

L’Afrique de l’est continue d’afficher la plus forte croissance du PIB en Afrique, même si sa croissance économique devrait se ralentir légèrement. Par APA-Nairobi


La compagnie Rwandair espère utiliser le hub d’Accra en Afrique de l’Ouest pour alimenter ses vols vers les États-Unis une fois que celle-ci aura obtenu l’approbation finale de l’Autorité de l’aviation civile du Ghana (GCAA) et du Département des Transports des États-Unis. By NewsAero