Will Kenya Sign EU Economic Agreement?

European Trade Commissioner Karel de Gucht was in Nairobi to garner support for the EU's Economic Partnership Agreement but analysts say Kenya will be drifting away from the objectives of East African integration if it proceeds.

  • East Africa:   Row Brews Over Kenya's Europe Deal

    Independent (Kampala), 26 July 2013

    A row is brewing between Kenya's new government and her regional counterparts over its readiness to sign the European Union's Economic Partnership Agreement (EPAs). Read more »

Nairobi, Kenya

  • Kenya:   EU Wants Kenya to Lead

    EA Business, 22 July 2013

    European Commissioner for Trade, Karel de Gucht, was last week in Nairobi to drum up momentum for Kenya to quickly lead in signing the Economic Partnership Agreement (EPA). Read more »

  • East Africa:   EAC Ready to Talk On EU Deal

    EA Business, 24 June 2013

    The East African Community (EAC) will soon give its position on the controversial Economic Partnership Agreements (EPAs) which the European Union (EU) wants developing country… Read more »

  • East Africa:   Kenya's Move to Sign EPAS Worries EAC States

    New Vision, 1 June 2013

    Kenya will be drifting away from the objectives of the East African Integration if it goes ahead to sign the long overdue Economic Partnership Agreement (EPAs) experts have… Read more »

  • East Africa:   Regional EAC Symposium On Bilateral Trade Negotiations Opens in Entebbe

    New Vision, 29 May 2013

    A regional East African Community symposium on the ongoing bilateral trade and investment negations has opened at the Lake Victoria Hotel in Entebbe with a call on EAC governments… Read more »