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    13-Nov-2018 to 14:43

    Moroccan banking group launches programme for African startups

    APA-Abidjan (Cote d’Ivoire) — The Popular Central Bank (BCP) group, an international banking institution, has launched an innovative programme for African startups called “Fintech Challenge”, to enable them access new markets to develop their activities.

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    06-Nov-2018 to 11:28

    Experts discuss funding research in Africa

    APA-Abidjan (Cote d’Ivoire) — The annual forum of African research funding bodies opened Monday in Abidjan, on the theme: "New approaches to funding research in Africa".

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    25-Oct-2018 to 11:35

    Cote d’Ivoire: Crude oil production down by 19% in 2017

    APA-Abidjan (Cote d’Ivoire) — Crude oil production in 2017 averaged 34,084 barrels per day, down by 19 percent from 2016, mainly due to maintenance periods on oil fields, government spokesman Sidi Touré announced Wednesday after a cabinet meeting.

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    08-Aug-2018 to 15:40

    Freed Simone Gbagbo receives warm welcome

    APA-Abidjan (Ivory Coast) — Former Ivorian First Lady Simone Ehivet Gbagbo was greeted on Wednesday in scenes of joy at her Cocody Riviera-Golf residence in eastern Abidjan shortly after her release, APA reported from the Ivorian commercial capital.

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    07-Aug-2018 to 14:39

    Cote d’Ivoire: Simone Gbagbo, others get amnesty

    APA-Abidjan (Cote d’Ivoire) — The Ivoirian president, Alassane Ouattara, signed on Monday a general amnesty order concerning 800 people sentenced or in detention, including former first lady Simone Gbagbo, former ministers Lida Kouassi and Adou Assoa and the chief of protocol of the Speaker of the National Assembly Souleymane Kamarate Kone.

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    27-Jul-2018 to 17:13

    Hajj 2018: First Ivorian pilgrims jet off to Saudi Arabia

    APA-Abidjan (C/Ivoire) — Some 500 Muslim pilgrims and their supervisors left, Abidjan on Thursday night for Saudi Arabia, where they will perform the fifth pillar of Islam.

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    25-Jul-2018 to 19:05

    Nine perish in fire near Ivorian seaside resort

    APA-Abidjan (C/Ivoire) — Nine people including six children have died in an inferno in the seaside resort of Grand -Bassam, south-east of the Ivorian city of Abidjan.

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