Daily Archives: January 20, 2016
Security forces hastily took away some of the bodies, leaving families unable to bury loved ones.
From 13 to 15 January, a high-level scientific delegation headed by Ambassador Mauro Moruzzi was in Kenya on a fact-finding mission. The aim of the visit was to assess the potential for collaboration with a number of renowned institutions in the country, which acts as a regional platform. Kenya’s economy has been growing for several years and the country intends to double its investment in research over the years to come, bringing it up to 2% of GDP.
Mark C. Toner
Deputy Department Spokesperson
A national consultation kicks off in Sierra Leone today to help the country’s small and medium enterprises reach new export markets, and re-orient an economy still reeling from the Ebola crisis towards sustainable growth.
The Government of Equatorial Guinea, represented by the Ministry of Mines, Industry and Energy, has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the Oil and Natural Gas Corporation Limited (ONGC Videsh) for a sweeping cooperation that could encompass several areas of the oil and gas industry. The Government of Equatorial Guinea was represented by H.E. Mr. Gabriel Mbaga Obiang Lima, Minister of Mines, Industry and Energy, and ONGC Videsh by Mr. Narendra K. Verma, Managing Director. ONGC Videsh is the international arm of ONGC, a state-owned company in India.