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23-Jul-2019 to 16:51

One in five Ivorians depends on cocoa industry - WB

APA-Abidjan (Cote d’Ivoire) — One in five Ivorians depend on the cocoa industry for their livelihood, according to the World Bank’s new Director of Operations in Cote d’Ivoire, Coralie Gevers who was speaking in Abidjan on Tuesday.

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17-Jul-2019 to 14:05

Cote d’Ivoire, Ghana lift cocoa sale suspension

APA - Abidjan (Cote d’Ivoire) — Cote d’Ivoire and Ghana, which account for 65 percent of the world’s cocoa production have lifted the suspension of sales for the 2020-2021 crop season, starting from July 16, 2019, according to a statement seen by APA on Tuesday.

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03-Jul-2019 to 14:23

Cote d’Ivoire adopts new Investment Code to boost industry

APA - Abidjan (Cote d’Ivoire) — The Ivorian Parliamentary Commission in charge of Economic and Financial Affairs, on Tuesday, unanimously voted a bill ratifying a decree establishing a new Investment Code to give a boost to the country’s industrialization drive.

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18-Jun-2019 to 13:22

ECOWAS to “quicken” pace for single currency implementation

APA - Abidjan (Cote d’Ivoire) — The Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) intends to “speed up” the creation of the single currency of the organization for its implementation in 2020, the President of the ECOWAS Commission, Jean-Claude Brou said on Monday in Abidjan.

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03-Jun-2019 to 15:13

Ivorian Muslims to scan the skies for end to fasting

APA - Abidjan (Cote d’Ivoire) — The Ivorian Higher Council of Imams (COSIM) and the Ivorian Council of Sunni Imams (CODIS), on Monday, called on the community of faithfuls nationwide, to scan the skies tonight for signs of the moon, which would mark an end to a month of fasting.

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02-May-2019 to 20:36

Côte d’Ivoire seeks AfDB support for $5.8 bln tourism plan

APA-Abidjan (Cote d'Ivoire) — Ivorian Minister of Tourism Siandou Fofana has presented a strategy document aimed at making Côte d’Ivoire Africa’s fifth biggest tourism destination from 2025 to the African Development Bank, and sought its support to implement the plan.

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26-Apr-2019 to 15:53

Ivory Coast brainstorms on SDGs

APA-Abidjan (C/Ivoire) — National consultations by Ivorian civil society on the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) got underway in the capital Abidjan on Friday.

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