East African Business Council (EABC)

Virus emerging as a key non-tariff barrier within EAC, business leaders warn

The Coronavirus pandemic is emerging as a key non-tariff barrier (NTB) within the East African Community (EAC) trading block, even […]

EABC wants pandemic related charges lowered

The East African Business Council (EABC) has urged for lowering and harmonisation of Covid-19 related charges in the East African […]

Exports to Tanzania dip by Sh1.8b in six months amid Covid disruptions

Kenya’s exports to Tanzania for six months between March and August reduced by Sh1.8 billion on the back of the […]

Why EAC leather industry has lost Sh347b

Regional players in the leather industry have lost close to $3.2 billion (Sh347 billion) because of inadequate investment in value […]

Council calls for sector collaboration amid economic disruption

The private sector in Arusha Tanzania has called for deeper collaboration with the public sector to boost trade within the […]

Why EAC private sector wants Congo in the bloc

East African Community (EAC)  Partner States have been urged to to fast-track admission of DR Congo into the regional bloc […]

EABC calls for coordinated opening of EAC regional airspace

EABC boss Peter Mathuki says there's need to coordinate opening of the airspace to revive the tourism and the hospitality sectors.

EABC urges for reopening of regional air transport services

The East African Business Council has urged the East African Community partners to fast track the opening of air transport […]

Why concerns over Naivasha SGR port still far from over

The government’s determination to use Naivasha dry port for seamless trans-shipment of goods destined to the neighbouring countries still faces headwinds […]