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    20-Oct-2014 to 17:19

    BOAD approves CFA 18.5b for Ouagadougou road planning

    APA-Ouagadougou (Burkina Faso) — The West African Development Bank (BOAD) will provide up to CFA 18.5 billion for the planning project to construct the N°4 Ouaga-Koupela road section, the Ministry in charge of infrastructure informed APA.

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    08-Oct-2014 to 20:29

    WAEMU to establish regional foodstuff Stock market

    APA-Ouagadougou (Burkina Faso) — The West African Economic and Monetary Union (WAEMU) is to set up a regional stock exchange of food products (BRPV), the Union’s Commission in the Burkinabe capital, Ouagadougou said on Wednesday.

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    07-Oct-2014 to 17:06

    B/Faso’s bank to introduce Islamic banking

    APA-Ouagadougou (Burkina Faso) — Burkina Faso’s Coris Bank International (CBI) has decided to open in early 2015, a window dedicated to Islamic financing in the West African country, CBI said on Tuesday.

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    07-Oct-2014 to 14:39

    Burkina Faso: Activities scheduled to commemorate Thomas Sankara’s death

    APA-Ouagadougou (Burkina Faso) – — A wide range of activities have been scheduled in the commemoration of the 27th anniversary of the death of the ex-Burkinabe president, Thomas Sankara and his supporters killed on 15 October 1987 during a coup, the organizing committee of the event told APA.

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    07-Oct-2014 to 13:14

    Burkina to facilitate access to cheap housing for low-income households

    APA-Ouagadougou (Burkina Faso) — – The Burkinabe government has promised to take action to facilitate cheap housing access to low-income citizens, sources at the ministry of Habitat and Housing announced.

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    01-Oct-2014 to 17:43

    B/Faso: Veteran opposition leader Ardo Diallo dies

    APA-Ouagadougou (Burkina Faso) — Veteran Burkinabe opposition leader, Hama Arba Diallo has died at the age of 75.

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    20-Sep-2014 to 14:07

    B/Faso’s Compaore to meet opposition-Official

    APA-Ouagadougou (Burkina Faso) — Burkinabe president Blaise Compaore is scheduled to meet on Tuesday, representatives of the opposition and the ruling majority, a source close to the Office of Communication of the Presidency disclosed Saturday.

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