Rwanda, Alibaba partnership: What it means for local businesses

PUBLISHED: Tue, 06 Nov 2018 14:53:29 GMT

Rwandan government and Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba Group recently launched the first ever Electronic World Trade Platform in Africa which aims, among others, to enable Rwandan products to be sold directly at the Chinese market and promote the country’s tourism. In this report, CNBC Africa’s Steven Muvunyi finds out what the deal means for local businesses.

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