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    19-Feb-2018 to 10:31

    Idrissa Ouedraogo the most prolific Burkinabe film-maker

    APA-Ouagadougou (B/Faso) — Burkinabe filmmaker Idrissa Ouedraogo, who passed away on Sunday morning in Ouagadougou, at the age of 64, had a rather exceptional career in the world of national and African cinema.

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    04-Feb-2018 to 14:20

    Burkina Faso gets CFAf10.625b for 135 school buses

    APA-Ouagadougou (Burkina Faso) — The Ouagadougou Public Transportation Company (Sotraco) have acquired 135 buses intended mainly for the transportation of students of Burkina Faso’s universities and colleges.

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    03-Feb-2018 to 13:18

    B/Faso: Turkish-company to open CFAf200b cotton plant

    APA-Ouagadougou (B/Faso) — The Ayka textile group, a Turkey-based company, plans to invest CFA200 billion francs to open within the next six months a cotton processing plant in Burkina Faso, APA learned from reliable sources.

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    18-Jan-2018 to 19:15

    Burkina: Canada’s Roxgold produced 126,990 gold ounces in 2017

    APA - Ouagadougou (Burkina Faso) — The Canadian mining firm Roxgold, which run the Yaramoko mine in west-central Burkina Faso, produced a total of 126,990 ounces of gold in 2017.

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    18-Jan-2018 to 14:58

    Burkina creates trade facilitation body

    APA-Ouagadougou (Burkina Faso) — The government of Burkina Faso has just set up a National Committee for Trade Facilitation (CNFE), to boost the sector’s dynamism, the Trade Ministry told APA Thursday.

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    17-Jan-2018 to 20:31

    Burkina prepares for 2018 population census

    APA - Ouagadougou (Burkina Faso) — The fifth General Population and Housing Census (RGPH) in Burkina Faso takes place later this year, according to the details of a cabinet meeting in Ouagadougou on Wednesday.

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    16-Jan-2018 to 21:15

    Burkina and Ghana plot railway link

    APA - Ouagadougou (Burkina Faso) — Burkina Faso and Ghana will soon be connected by a railway network, which will facilitate greater links between the two neighbours, the Burkinabe Ministry of Transport, Urban Mobility and Road Safety has told APA.

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