CMESA

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CMESACommon Market for Eastern and Southern Africa
CMESAConstruction Management Education Sponsorship Act (California Department of Consumer Affairs)
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Francis Mangeni (on Twitter @francismangeni) is director of trade, customs and monetary affairs at the Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa (COMESA) in Lusaka, Zambia.
The deal between the East African Community, Southern African Development Community and the Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa will create a market of 26 countries with a population of 625 million and gross domestic product of more than $1 trillion.
The Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa (COMESA) is considering building a factory to recycle waste, generate electricity and produce fertiliser in Kenya worth e1/440m, said Chairman of the Board and Managing Director of COMESA, Sharif Ameen Al-Khoreibi.
Manjang commended the Central Bank of Kenya on the recently launched Regional Certificate in Islamic Banking programme, which is aimed at developing human capital in participatory/Islamic banking in the Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa (Comesa) region.
The Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa is a free trade area with nineteen member states stretching from Libya to Swaziland.
The decision stems from Shaikh Mohammed Bin Rashid's belief in the importance of this forum, the level of participants and attendance as well as the role it plays as a platform for decision makers and business leaders for exchanging ideas, expertise and viewpoints on the best ways to launch joint investments in African in general and in the 19 member states of the Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa (COMESA).
As part of recommendations from the study and discussion, Ahohe called upon regional institutions such as SADC and the Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa (COMESA) to reinforce leadership roles in formulating an effective framework of international cooperation that will render both South-South and Triangular Cooperation development assistance from outside the region.
80 per cent of this capacity will be directed towards export markets, mainly Comesa (Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa), made up of 19 countries and North Africa.
The delegation of Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa (Comesa) will also hold talks with Confederation of Businessmen and Industrialists of Turkey (TUSKON), the business organization said.
The North-South Corridor project is being driven by three of Africa's main regional economic communities - the Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa (COMESA), the East African Community (EAC) and Southern African Development Community (SADC).
The launch of Africa's first multination free-trade area in October 2000 by the Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa (COMESA) has raised hopes for an improved economy that will spur trade, promote peace, and attract foreign investors to this impoverished and often embattled region of Africa.
The liberalisation of the air transport sector amongst countries in the Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa (COMESA) region will be important to regional economic growth and sustainable development in the 21st century according to the COMESA public relations officer.