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Global Trade Partners in the 21st Century

WASHINGTON, May 15, 2013/African Press Organization (APO)/ — Remarks

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ASANTE GOLD CORPORATION: ADVANCE NOTICE POLICY, ROYALTY ACQUISITION UPDATE AND WORKING CAPITAL LOAN AGREEMENT

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Dubai Expo 2020 reports on two social initiatives in Africa that are helping foster sustainability on a local level

DUBAI, UAE, May 1, 2013/African Press Organization (APO)/ Under the theme ‘Connecting Minds, Creating the Future’, Dubai is building its Expo 2020 bid (http://www.expo2020dubai.ae) on three sub-themes representing the forces that inspire global development: sustainability (lasting sources of energy and water); mobility (smart systems of logistics and transportation); and opportunity (new paths to economic development). Dubai Expo 2020 (http://www.expo2020dubai.ae/en/) reports on two social initiatives in Africa that are helping foster sustainability on a local level.

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GEMALTO TASKED TO IMPLEMENT GHANA’S SECURITY SYSTEM

 

AMSTERDAM, Netherland, April 8, 2013/ — Gemalto (Euronext NL0000400653) (http://www.gemalto.com), the world leader in digital security, has been appointed as prime contractor and turnkey supplier to provide Ghana Immigration Services (GIS) with a highly secure electronic visa and border management solution. This initiative is part of the eGhana project, an ambitious plan with backing from the World Bank to create a modern IT infrastructure that can support the country’s sustainable development plans in the years ahead.

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Last Flight to Abuja

Last Flight to Abuja the blockbuster airplane disaster thriller from multi award winning Nollywood filmmaker Obi Emelonye

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Standard Bank Group ranked the world’s 12th greenest bank

Standard Bank Group has been ranked the 12th “greenest” bank in the world and the cleanest in Africa by Bloomberg Markets.

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South Africa’s mobile money industry remains innovative and diverse

Mobile Money Africa returns to Johannesburg in May

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IMF Concludes Article IV Consultation Mission to Ghana

ACCRA, Ghana, April 15, 2013/African Press Organization (APO)/ A mission from the International Monetary Fund (IMF), led by Christina Daseking, visited Accra during April 2-12, 2013, to conduct discussions for the 2013 Article IV consultations. The mission met with President Mahama, Vice-President Amissah-Arthur, Finance Minister Terkper, Bank of Ghana Governor Wampah, other senior officials, members of parliament, and representatives of the private sector, think tanks, trade unions, and civil society.

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Accra, Ghana: Africa Mining Investment & Development Summit 2013

Event: Africa Mining Investment & Development Summit 2013

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IBM Report: Technology Holds the Key to Economic and Social Reform in Accra, Ghana

Cloud computing, Big Data and mobile technologies can help transform Accra into a smarter city – improving lives and bolstering the West African hub’s continued rise to prosperity

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Aggreko and Shanduka Recognised for Delivering Africa’s Best Fast Track Power Project

The power project has been awarded at the Africa Energy Awards

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Aggreko et Shanduka récompensés pour la livraison du meilleur projet d’énergie à exécution rapide en Afrique

Le projet a été récompensé à l’occasion du Prix africains de l’énergie

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PMI appoints Jim Askew as Chairman and Non-Executive Director

PMI Gold Corporation (TSX:PMV) (ASX:PVM) is pleased to announce the appointment of James (Jim) Askew as Chairman and Non-Executive Director.

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ECOWAS DETERMINED TO IMPROVE ENERGY ACCESS IN WEST AFRICA

ABUJA, Nigeria, March 27, 2013/African Press Organization (APO)/ ECOWAS is working with stakeholders to improve access to energy in the region which is currently under 50 percent, an official of the regional organization has affirmed.

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Raise the Bar, Hershey! Coalition Welcomes Hershey Timeline for Transition to Certified Cocoa

Hershey Should Increase Funding of Programs to Address Child Labor and Improve Conditions for West African Cocoa Farmers

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ZENITH BANK SHINES DESPITE COUNTRY ‘GRAPPLING WITH BAD DEBTS’

Zenith Bank (Gambia) Limited, a subsidiary of Zenith Bank PLC., West Africa’s biggest and most profitable bank has recorded outstanding results in all indices of financial standing, for its third year of operations in the country, as confirmed in its 2012 audited annual report.

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Neoedge to unveil Africa mining conference in Ghana

Neoedge Pte. Ltd is a business media company that aims to serve the corporate world with integrity and excellence by providing cutting edge business intelligences and creating high value networking opportunities.

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