Tag: Free Trade Agreement
The United States has set a raft of conditions in the on-going Free Trade Agreement negotiations with Kenya. These conditions include Kenya openly supporting Israel's political and commercial interests. Meanwhile, lobby groups in Nairobi have raised a petition opposing the negotiations, unless there is clarity on the issue of tax exemptions. CNBC Africa spoke with Leonard Wanyama, Coordinator of the East Africa Tax & Governance Network for more.
The African Continental Free Trade Agreement accompanied with the right measures will improve trade in the region and remove fears around the agreement. This is according to Moono Mupotola, Director for Regional Integration at the African Development Bank. She discussed this and more with CNBC Africa’s Kenneth Igbomor.