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Global Price Watch: February 2021 Prices (March 31, 2021)

Reliefweb 01 Apr 2021
In West Africa, market supplies were average, except in Nigeria where market supplies remain below average ... Prices declined or remained stable in most markets across Uganda, Ethiopia, South Sudan, Kenya, and Burundi due to increased supply from the October-to-February harvest ... International staple food markets are well supplied.

Editorial: The East African: First doses of jabs are here, the hard work only begins

Ghana Web 10 Mar 2021
Ideally, there should be little worry over determining who gets the jab first ... Nor have groups that work under minimal to no social distancing scenarios, such as market workers been considered under the first phase. In East Africa, Tanzania, Burundi, South Sudan, Somalia and the Democratic Republic of Congo are yet to get the doses ... .

Kenya's president elected East African Community chairman

China Daily 02 Mar 2021
It is desirable that the objectives of the customs union, common market and monetary union, as well as easier cross-border movement of goods, people and services, be realized," Kenyatta said ... The EAC is a regional intergovernmental organization comprising Burundi, Kenya, Rwanda, South Sudan, Uganda and Tanzania.

Burundi heading towards dictatorship?

Afrol News 28 Feb 2021
With opposition parties partly banned, journalists imprisoned and reports of torture, President Pierre Nkurunziza is rooting out critical voices in Burundi ... Some pressure is however coming from the region, where the East African Community (EAC) is gaining foothold and establishing a common market that includes Burundi.

East Africa Annual Market and Trade Update, 2020

Reliefweb 22 Feb 2021
Prices of staple cereals were most elevated in Sudan, South Sudan, Ethiopia and Burundi, while they were relatively lower in Uganda and Kenya ... By close of the year, maize prices were more than 50% higher than the long-term average in most markets, this was particularly true for markets across Sudan, South Sudan, Ethiopia & Burundi (Map1).

East Africa: Regional Stock Markets Automate Trading

All Africa 30 Nov 2020
Four East African countries - Rwanda, Uganda, Tanzania, and Burundi - have finally merged their stock markets through a decade-long automation project to attract investment ....

Kenya’s new Start-up Bill is a game-changer

Business Day 11 Nov 2020
Sub-Saharan Africa is getting a lot of attention from investors right now, and with good reason ... A key AfCFTA player. Looking beyond its borders, Kenya is the leading member of the East African Community (EAC) customs union and common market (which includes Burundi, Rwanda, Tanzania and Uganda) ... • Robinson is CEO of TradingHouse. .

Burundi Energy Requirements Forecast to 2050 -

The Oklahoman 03 Nov 2020
DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov 3, 2020--. The "Burundi Energy Requirements Forecasted to 2050" report has been added to's offering ... The primary energy carriers are all analysed and forecasted ... Key Topics Covered. ... CONTACT. Laura Wood, Senior Press Manager ... KEYWORD. AFRICA BURUNDI ... SOURCE. Research and Markets ... PUB.

Feature: Chinese-owned rice farm skills farmers in rural Uganda to boost household incomes

Xinhua 16 Oct 2020
The farm, which makes daily sales of about 40 tons of rice, also provides a ready market for the farmer's rice through its out-grower model where millions of acres of land will be opened up for rice farming across the country ... Some of the rice has been exported to regional markets like neighboring Democratic Republic of Congo and Burundi.

Andersen Global Strengthens East African Presence; Adds Collaborating Firm in Burundi

The Marshall News Messenger 01 Sep 2020
Andersen Global continues to expand its platform in East Africa through a Collaboration Agreement with Burundi-based CN & Associates, adding geographic coverage in an important market as the organization continues to build out its comprehensive platform in the region ... AFRICA TURKEY UNITED STATES NORTH AMERICA BURUNDI EUROPE CALIFORNIA.

Economic safeguard for Kenya's sugar industry is paying off, says Comesa

Independent online (SA) 04 Aug 2020
This development has been attributed to the safeguard granted by Comesa (Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa) since 2002, when the government sought protection from the importation of cheap sugar from the region ... prices given the uncertainties in the global sugar market.

East Africa: Comesa Pilots Digital Rules of Origin System

All Africa 01 Jul 2020
Burundi, Rwanda and Kenya are among 15 members of the Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa (Comesa) ready to pilot the Comesa Electronic Certificate of Origin (eCO) system ....

East Africa: Chance to Boost EA Trade

All Africa 05 Jun 2020
It is because between them, they command a massive potential market of 150 million consumers.

VIDEO: Truckers in 21-mile traffic jam for COVID-19 testing without food or water at Kenya/Uganda border

The Tennessee Tribune 29 May 2020
Most of them sleep in their trucks. There are no toilet facilities. Drivers with positive tests are turned back ... Now, he says, he’s stuck ... The major-highway congestion has choked off deliveries in Uganda, Rwanda and Burundi. “Can you imagine that revenue that is not entering the Ugandan market?” driver Peter Karanja Kamau asked ... ....

Epidemiologist: New Yorkers’ coronavirus response sets an example for the world (Commentary)

The Post-Standard 29 Apr 2020
"From Bosnia to Burundi, people have always told me that in times of crisis, the majority of people in society are being more attentive of their neighbors, more appreciative of a meal and more polite on the street," writes the commentator ... From Bosnia to Burundi, people ...

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