The East African Community said
it’s considering a non-binding trade and investment agreement
proposed by Turkey.
The community may in future consider entering similar
accords with other emerging economies including India and China,
the Arusha, Tanzania-based five-nation trade bloc said in an e-
mailed report today.
The East African Community comprises Kenya, Uganda,
Tanzania, Rwanda and Burundi.
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