COTE D'IVOIRE | COTE D'IVOIRE

19-Sep-2019 to 16:11

Ivorian health budget up fourfold

APA - Abidjan (Cote d’Ivoire) — The budget allocated to the health sector by the Ivorian state jumped from CFA105 billion in 2011 to CFA415 billion in 2018, representing a 200-percent increase.

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17-Sep-2019 to 13:20

C/d’Ivoire picked to host global forum on African tourism

APA - Abidjan (Cote d’Ivoire) — Cote d’Ivoire has been picked to host the first “Investing in Tourism in Africa” global forum which will bring together over 3,000 participants next year.

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16-Sep-2019 to 22:30

ICC prosecutor appeals Gbagbo acquittal

APA-Abidjan (Côte d'Ivoire) — The Prosecutor of the International Criminal Court (ICC) on Monday appealed against the acquittal of former Ivorian President Laurent Gbagbo and his co-accused Charles Blé Goudé, the institution said.

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04-Sep-2019 to 19:13

Ivorian PM names 49-member cabinet

APA-Abidjan (Cote d’Ivoire) — Ivorian president Alassane Ouattara on the proposal of Prime Minister Amadou Gon Coulibaly Wednesday appointed a new cabinet consisting of 49 members including seven secretaries of state APA can report.

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29-Aug-2019 to 13:22

I/Coast: Abidjan Plateau district to close banks for DJ Arafat’s funeral

APA - Abidjan (Cote d’Ivoire) — The Professional Association of Banks and Financial Institutions of Cote d’Ivoire (APBEF-CI) suggests in a note seen by APA, the closing, Friday through Saturday, of banks in the Plateau area, the business center of Abidjan, due to DJ Arafat’s funeral.

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24-Jul-2019 to 18:58

Ivorian leader pardons some 3,000 detainees

APA-Abidjan (Côte d'Ivoire) — Ivorian leader Alassane Ouattara has granted a presidential pardon to some 3,000 ordinary detainees, government spokesman Sidi Touré announced after Wednesday’s cabinet meeting.

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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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