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09-Jul-2020 to 18:11

French President pays tribute to late Ivorian Premier

APA-Abidjan (Cote d’Ivoire) — French President Emmanuel Macron on Thursday hailed in a statement “the memory of an architect of the economic recovery of Cote d’Ivoire” after the death on Wednesday of Amadou Gon Coulibaly, the Ivorian Primer Minister.

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09-Jul-2020 to 13:09

Cote d'Ivoire mourns late PM Coulibaly

APA-Abidjan (Cote d'Ivoire) — The Prime Minister of Cote d’Ivoire Amadou Gon Coulibaly died in Abidjan at the age of 61, six days after returning from Paris where he underwent heart surgery, the secretary general of the presidency, Patrick Achi, told national television, RTI1.

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09-Jul-2020 to 12:35

No request received for Gbagbo’s home return - Ivorian govt spokesman

APA-Abidjan (Cote d'Ivoire) — Ivory Coast “has not received any request whatsoever” regarding former President Laurent Gbagbo’s alleged request to return to the country, government spokesman Sidi Tiémoko Touré has said.

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08-Jul-2020 to 11:46

Covid-19: AfDB predicts 3 percent growth rebound in Africa in 2021

APA-Abidjan (Cote d'Ivoire) — Africa is expected to witness an economic growth rebound of 3 percent in 2021 against -3.4 percent in the worst-case scenario for 2020 if the Covid-19 crisis is not contained, the African Development Bank (AfDB) said in a supplement to its “African Economic Outlook 2020 report.”

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04-Jul-2020 to 10:09

Covid-19: Bollore Logistics extends airlift with Africa

APA-Dakar (Senegal) — Against the backdrop of the Covid-19 health crisis, Bolloré Logistics is extending until 31 July 2020 the Wara Air Service, its special weekly cargo freight service between Europe and West Africa.

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03-Jul-2020 to 16:51

Covid-19: Ivorian investment promotion agency reassures investors

APA - Abidjan (Cote d'Ivoire) — The Ivorian Minister to the Prime Minister’s Office in charge of the promotion of private investment, also Managing Director of the Center for Investment Promotion in Cote d'Ivoire (CEPICI), Emmanuel Esmel Essis, on Friday, visited the building site of the Mövenpick Hotel, a five-star hotel receptive under construction in the Plateau, the administrative district of Abidjan, whose delivery was delayed due to the Covid-19.

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30-Jun-2020 to 17:06

C/d’Ivoire extends vote registration until July 5

APA-Abidjan (Cote d’Ivoire) — The Ivorian government on Tuesday extended the period for vote registration until July 5 at noon to allow citizens to register massively on the electoral roll, spokesperson Sidi Touré announced at the end of an extraordinary cabinet meeting.

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