Daily Archives: March 11, 2014
About 80 Speakers from around the world will talk about Photovoltaics in Africa
IMF Mission Reaches Staff Level Agreement with Seychelles on a 3-year Successor Arrangement Under the Extended Fund Facility
VICTORIA, Mahé, March 11, 2014/African Press Organization (APO)/ – An IMF staff mission led by Mr. Marshall Mills visited Victoria during February 26-March 11, reaching agreement with the Seychellois authorities on their request for a new 3-year arrangement under the Extended Fund Facility, in support of the economic and financial program of the government and Central Bank of Seychelles. Subject to IMF management approval, the staff-level agreement is expected to be submitted to the IMF Executive Board for its consideration by end-June 2014. Under the arrangement, Seychelles would be able to access up to SDR 11.5 million (about US$17.8 million), subject to semi-annual reviews.
MORONI, Comoros, March 11, 2014/African Press Organization (APO)/ – A team from the International Monetary Fund (IMF) visited Moroni from February 25 to March 11 to review developments during the last quarter of 2013, assess the current situation, and lay the basis for discussions on a new program. The mission met with His Excellency Dr. Ikililou Dhoinine, President of the Union, and held discussions with Vice-President and Finance Minister Soilihi, Governor of the Central Bank of the Comoros (BCC) Chanfiou, Permanent Secretary of the Committee to Monitor Reforms Oubeidi, and other government and central bank officials, as well as representatives of the private sector, the National Assembly, officials of the islands of Grande Comore and Anjouan, and the donor community.
DAKAR, Senegal, March 11, 2014/African Press Organization (APO)/ – Today, March 10, a team of U.S. Naval Forces Europe-Africa Sailors had the great pleasure of joining with personnel from 13 partner nations to kick off the at-sea portion of Exercise Saharan Express 2014.
Salon de l’Immobilier, du Bâtiment et des matériaux qui se tient du 28 au 30 Avril 2014 à l Hotel SHERATON
GCC Report – Market Review – March 7 2014 (.pdf, Acrobat Reader)
(Heidelberg/ Lagos) Nigeria is the most populous country in Africa and the seventh most populous country in the world (179 million inhabitants). Nigeria also stands for an abundance of natural resources such as oil, gas and agricultural land and an attractive and fast growing consumer market. The Nigerian agriculture and food processing industry attracts massive private and public investment. Against this backdrop the German trade fair specialists fairtrade launch agrofood Nigeria. The 1st International Trade Show on Agriculture, Food, Beverage & Packaging Technology and Food, Beverages & Hospitality is scheduled for 28 to 30 April 2015 at the brand-new Landmark Convention Centre in Lagos, Nigeria.