'Sex work is work': Women protest to decriminalise their trade in S.Africa
Sex workers, activists and allies march in protest through Johannesburg. They are asking the government, and the city of Johannesburg specifically, to decriminalise sex work. Because South Africa sees their profession as illegal, sex workers are often left without rights, leaving them vulnerable to crime and violence, and without medical and security services.
Cotonou 2.0: A bad trade deal for Africa?
The new EU-OACPS Partnership Agreement is only a few weeks old, but already many in Africa are calling for an update. What are the reasons for the dissatisfaction?
Pakistan faces dilemma over trade ties with India
The Pakistani government's recent flip-flop on the partial resumption of trade with India highlights how geopolitical considerations — rather than economic or rational — drive policymaking.
Suez Canal blockage: 4 of the biggest trade chokepoints
A giant container ship blocking the Suez Canal has put the vulnerabilities of global trade center stage. DW looks at the major shipping routes most at risk from unforeseen events.
WTO: What Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala's appointment means for global trade and Cheta Nwanze's Views
Months after the Trump administration rejected her, former Nigerian finance minister Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala received a unanimous backing to become the first woman and first African director-general of the World Trade Organization. As director-general, Okonjo-Iweala will need to broker international trade talks in the face of persistent U.S.-China trade conflict; respond to pressure to reform trade rules. GuardianTV spoke with Cheta Nwanze, Lead Partner, SB Morgen on what this means for world trade.
Biden, Xi discuss human rights, trade in first call
US President Joe Biden and his Chinese counterpart, Xi Jinping, discussed issues including trade and human rights. Xi warned against a potential confrontation between the US and China.
UK to apply to join trans-Pacific free trade bloc
After its exit from the EU, the United Kingdom is seeking to be part of the Pacific free trade area. A formal request will be made early next week, the government said.
Why you should buy and invest in Bitcoin and other cryptos II Techtalks
BuyCoins, a Lagos based company cater to Nigerians who are interested in trading cryptocurrency. The company offers a service that enables users to trade instantly. Users can buy or sell cryptocurrency directly from or to us via the app without the hassle of looking for traders to buy from or sell to.
Nigeria's total public debt increases by N6 trillion in 1 year, Pope receives vaccination and more
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Brexit: Michel Barnier briefs EU diplomats on UK trade deal
If the 27 representatives of EU states approve, all that remains is for both the European and UK parliaments to ratify the agreement. The accord allows for the free flow of goods with zero tariffs and zero quotas.