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Randgold Resources Achieves 38% Profit Increase and Propose Increase in Dividend

Rangold Resources Randgold Resources, a leading gold mine business in Africa and listed on NASDAQ stock exchanges, has announced a 38 per cent profit increase on its 2015’s 294.2 million USD while exceeding its production target in 2016 by 37,000 oz for their maiden gold mine in Mali – Loulo-Gounkoto Gold Mine. Randgold’s presence in Mali has aided to redefine gold mine in the country and has been a boost to economic development. The company paid over 2 billion USD in taxes to the government and an estimated 2.9 billion USD in strengthening the local economy through local investments, salaries, and payments to local suppliers. The company also declared that their operations in Mali alone contributes to about 10% of the country’s total GDP.

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Mali, Mauritania, and Niger Receives 300,000EUR Humanitarian Donation from Spain

Infrastructural hurdles – especially road accessibility, makes it very difficult to offer aid to some hard to reach communities in Mauritania, Mali, and Niger. United Nations Humanitarian Air Services (UNHAS) under the management of the United Nations World Food Programme has therefore resorted to air transport as an effective means to get to these disadvantaged communities. In support of their work, the Government of Spain has donated 100,000 Euros to each of these nations – Mauritania, Mali, and Niger to aid the transport of very important light weight cargo, including medical supplies, specialized nutrition products, and telecommunications equipment form the countries capital’s to these remote locations. In addition, the funding will assist in frequent transport of humanitarian staff working for UN agencies and their partners, Non-Governmental Organizations, and also officials from donor countries and journalists to get to the vulnerable people in distant and unsafe locations.

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Tesvolt and Africa Green Tec to provide solar power to 250,000 Malians

Mobile solar containers with battery storage systems reduce energy costs by over 75%

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The baseline mapping project for Mali draws to a close: a successful end-of-project seminar

The European Union called on IGN FI in October 2012 for a project to rework Mali’s 1/200,000 scale national topographic map, create derived projects and services and modernize the Geographic Institute of Mali (IGM).

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Clap de fin pour le projet de cartographie de base du Mali : succès du séminaire de fin de projet

En octobre 2012, l’Union Européenne notifie IGN FI pour la réfection de la carte nationale topographique du Mali à l’échelle du 1/200 000, la réalisation de produits et services dérivés ainsi que la modernisation de l’Institut Géographique du Mali (IGM).

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New 1/200,000 scale baseline mapping for Mali: The end-of-project seminar will be held on 29th September

The European Union called on IGN FI in October 2012 for a project to rework Mali’s 1/200,000 scale national topographic map, create derived projects and services and modernize the Geographic Institute of Mali (IGM).

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Nouvelle cartographie de base du Mali à l’échelle 1/200 000 : Le séminaire de fin de projet se déroulera le 29 septembre

En octobre 2012, l’Union Européenne a notifié IGN FI pour la réfection de la carte nationale topographique du Mali à l’échelle du 1/200 000, la réalisation de produits et services dérivés ainsi que la modernisation de l’Institut Géographique du Mali (IGM).

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Maintenir le cap, en dépit d’un ralentissement économique relatif

– L’Afrique est l’une des deux seules régions du monde à avoir bénéficié d’une croissance du nombre de projets IDE en 2015

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New 1/200,000 scale baseline mapping for Mali: The project comes to an end in September 2016

The European Union called on IGN FI in October 2012 for a project to rework Mali’s 1/200,000 scale national topographic map, create derived projects and services and modernize the Geographic Institute of Mali (IGM).

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Nouvelle cartographie de base du Mali à l’échelle 1/200 000 : le projet s’achèvera en septembre 2016

En octobre 2012, l’Union Européenne a notifiée IGN FI pour la réfection de la carte nationale topographique du Mali à l’échelle du 1/200 000, la réalisation de produits et services dérivés ainsi que la modernisation de l’Institut Géographique du Mali (IGM).

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Stanford University Business Program Takes Root in East Africa

Building on the success of its program in West Africa, Stanford Seed (gsb.stanford.edu/seed/home), the Stanford Institute for Innovation in Developing Economies, has announced the launch of the Seed Transformation Program in East Africa (gsb.stanford.edu/seed/transformation-program/east-africa).

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