Monthly Archives: October 2014

Statement on the 2014 Article IV Mission to Mauritania

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Medair aims at improving the economy in north-eastern Madagascar

Medair, a Swiss emergency and recovery NGO, has been working to provide clean water, sanitation and improved hygiene among the most vulnerable communities in Madagascar, through its Rano Tsara 2 (good water) project. read more

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Medair vise l’amélioration de l’économie locale du nord-est de Madagascar

Dans le cadre de son projet Rano Tsara 2 (bonne eau en malgache), Medair, ONG d’aide d’urgence et de reconstruction suisse, s’attelle aux problèmes de l’accès à l’eau, l’assainissement et l’hygiène parmi les populations les plus vulnérables de Madagascar. read more

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Norway pledges NOK 300 million to stimulate private investment in clean energy in Africa

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NEC highlights how operators can make and save money with next generation networks in Africa

NEC outlines how operators can support more MVNOs on a cost-effective basis, monetize video services and bring coverage to hard-to-reach areas with small cells and microwave backhaul read more

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What does success mean to you?

Exclusive Interview with Mr. Duncan Revie, CEO at Soccerex read more

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US food industry mission to seek Cape business ties

A trade delegation from the Southern United States will meet potential business partners in the Western Cape next month, with a view to boosting bilateral trade in the food sector. read more

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World pledges $8 billion support for Horn of Africa

Countries in the Horn of Africa are this week expected to attract the attention of the world as a high ranking delegation makes a historic trip to the region in a combined force aimed at promoting stability and development. read more

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Brochure: 1st Africa Bitumen/Asphalt Forum ’15, Nairobi, Kenya, 28-29 Jan ’15

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IMF Concludes Mission to Uganda on the Third Review of the PSI

KAMPALA, Uganda, October 30, 2014/African Press Organization (APO)/ — A team from the International Monetary Fund (IMF) visited Kampala to conduct the third review of Uganda’s economic program supported by the Policy Support Instrument (PSI). The mission met with Hon. Maria Kiwanuka, Minister of Finance, Planning and Economic Development; Professor Emmanuel Tumusiime Mutebile, Governor of the Bank of Uganda; Mr. Keith Muhakanizi, Permanent Secretary/Secretary of Treasury; and other senior government officials, parliamentarians, and representatives from the business and international communities. read more

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Conclusion of the IMF Review Mission to Tanzania

A team from the International Monetary Fund (IMF), led by Hervé Joly, visited Tanzania during October 16−29, 2014. The mission conducted the first review under the Policy Support Instrument (PSI) program that was approved on July 16, 20141. The mission met with Hon. Mohammed Gharib Bilal, Vice President, Hon. Saada Mkuya Salum, Minister of Finance, Professor Benno Ndulu, Governor of the Bank of Tanzania, and other senior government officials. read more

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European Union officially supports agrofood Nigeria 2015

Nigeria: Major business opportunities for international food and food-tec suppliers read more

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SIGNATURE D’UNECONVENTIONENTRE LA SABER ET L’ETAT BENINOIS ET LANCEMENT DE LA PHASE II DU PRODERE I DE L’UEMOA

La Société Africaine des Biocarburants et des Energies Renouvelables (SABER) et le Gouvernement de la République du Bénin ont procédé à la signature d’une convention pour la mobilisation de ressources financières, la réalisation des études d’exécution et la supervision de la fourniture et l’installation des équipements solaires photovoltaïques en République du Bénin. read more

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Tanzania’s 2014-2025 energy reform roadmap to success

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