NOMSA NKANA, Lusaka
THE COMMON Market for Eastern and Southern Africa (COMESA) has trained border officials and traders at 10 border points on simplified trade regime (STR) to improve treatment of small scale-traders and reduce costs of doing business.
The training and awareness creation programme conducted by its staff was held under the World Bank funded Great Lakes Trade Facilitation Project (GLTFP).
COMESA said the first phase of the project covers the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), Rwanda and Uganda.
“Border officials and traders at ten border points between the DRC, Uganda and Rwanda have been empowered with knowledge on the COMESA Simplified Trade Regime and the minimum standards for treatment of…http://epaper.daily-mail.co.zm/