Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta has urged African governments to open their borders.
Speaking at the Pan African Parliament in Midrand, Kenyatta told members of the house that the continent’s potential could be realised only if African governments worked together and … Read the rest
The EU sanctions against Russia could be lifted by the end of the year, Czech President Milos Zeman said.
“I will also add that it may be possible to lift the sanctions fully, maybe even before the end of this … Read the rest
The European Union (EU) is preparing a ban on South African citrus imports that could take orange juice off Europe’s breakfast tables next summer and sour efforts in Brussels to broaden trade with Africa’s biggest economy.
The move follows the … Read the rest
by Dan Roodt
The news that South Africa supplies 70% of the citrus fruit consumed in the European Union adds another ingredient to the debate around farmland in South Africa. In strictly economic terms, both farm murders and ANC’s radical … Read the rest
International Relations Minister Maite Nkoana-Mashabane and European Commission vice-president Baroness Catherine Ashton discussed citrus exports on Monday.
“Yes, we engaged on the citrus issue and there has been an undertaking, and producers will still be engaging,” Mashabane told reporters in … Read the rest