Tag Archives: African Growth and Opportunities Act

Bill Receives Minimal Attention, Creates Huge Opportunities for Businesses

Economic growth in the emerging markets of Sub-Saharan Africa….leaves Africa poised for long-term investment in infrastructure, energy, agriculture, and services.  Not only does this offer the prospect of continued economic growth in the world’s poorest region, it also creates tremendous … Continue reading

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The Top 5 Trade Policies to Follow in 2015

This year is an important year for a number of trade policies and agreements between the United States and countries around the world. These trade policies are important in determining U.S. competitiveness around the globe.

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Is Africa the Next Economic Success Story?

President Barack Obama completed his three-country trip to the continent of Africa. He began in Senegal where he focused on democracy and finished in Tanzania discussing trade. So what does Africa mean for the United States? Africa may have significant economic … Continue reading

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Foreign policy debate ignores Africa and its growing economic presence

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      If it were not for former Massachusetts Governor Mitt Romney’s brief mention of Mali, Latin America and China, I would have forgotten that other regions and issues exist in terms of foreign policy.  Monday night’s foreign policy … Continue reading

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