Daily Archives: June 4, 2015
Overall market values plummeted $156 billion due to commodity price declines
EU to support regional programmes in Southern, Eastern Africa and the Indian Ocean with more than €1.3 billion
BRUSSELS, Kingdom of Belgium, June 4, 2015/African Press Organization (APO)/ — Today, European Commissioner for International Cooperation and Development, Neven Mimica, cosigned new regional funding for cooperation with Southern, Eastern Africa and the Indian Ocean, between now and 2020.
ANTANANARIVO, Madagascar, June 4, 2015/African Press Organization (APO)/ — An International Monetary Fund (IMF) team visited Antananarivo during May 26-June 4, 2015. It continued discussions with the government on the near-term economic situation and reforms to accelerate growth and improve development outcomes over the medium term, in the framework of the National Development Plan. The team met with President Hery Rajaonarimampianina, Prime Minister Jean Ravelonarivo, Minister of Finance and Budget Gervais Rakotoarimanana, Minister of Economy and Planning Herilanto Raveloharison, Central Bank of Madagascar Governor Alain Rasolofondraibe, the Economic Advisor to the President Léon Rajaobelina, and other senior officials, as well as private sector representatives and development partners.
Projections révisées pour les productions de blé, riz et céréales secondaires; les marchés céréaliers devraient rester stables