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African nations launch ”historic” free trade deal

NIGER: African nations officially launched a landmark trade agreement at the African Union summit in Niger on Sunday, with the long sought-after agreement hailed as a historic step towards “peace and prosperity” across the continent. After 17 years of tough negotiations, the AU launched the “operational phase” of the African ...

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Vietnam, EU sign landmark free trade deal

HANOI: The European Union signed a landmark free trade deal with Vietnam on Sunday, the first of its kind with a developing country in Asia, paving the way for tariff reductions on 99% of goods between the trading bloc and Southeast Asian country. European Commissioner for Trade Cecilia Malmstrom, Romania’s ...

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