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23-Oct-2014 to 17:47

W/Africa’s BRVM trades securities worth over $485 000

APA-Dakar-(Senegal) — The Regional Securities Exchange (BRVM) of the eight nation West African franc zone closed its trading session on Wednesday, lower than the previous day.

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23-Oct-2014 to 16:04

New tests underway to treat Ebola

APA – Dakar (Senegal) — An international research consortium led by the Institute of Tropical Medicine in Antwerp (ITM) will assess whether treatment with antibodies in the blood of Ebola survivors could help infected patients fight off the disease.

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23-Oct-2014 to 15:08

Actionaid Senegal launches land-grabbing report

APA – Dakar (Senegal) — Actionaid Senegal has used the Africa Social Forum in Dakar to launch its so-called Ndiael Report which chronicles large scale land grabbing from farmers by multi-national agro industries in the country.

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22-Oct-2014 to 10:59

HIV/AIDS, diarrheal disease, malaria deadlier than Ebola in Africa - survey

APA- Dakar (Senegal) — While recent fears about the spread of the Ebola virus in West Africa have gripped the world, more people have died of HIV/AIDS in Africa in 2012 than any other cause of death, according to the 2014 Africa Survey to be released October 28th in Johannesburg.

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21-Oct-2014 to 18:27

W/Africa’s BRVM trades securities worth over $497 000

APA-Dakar-(Senegal) — The Regional Securities Exchange (BRVM) of the eight nation West African franc zone closed its trading session on Monday, lower than the previous day.

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21-Oct-2014 to 11:09

It is getting easier to start a business in Africa - Survey

APA- Dakar (Senegal) — "While it is getting easier to start a business in Africa, only Mauritius, Rwanda and South Africa are in the top 50 of the world’s easiest countries to conduct business, according to the Africa Survey 2014, to be released October 28th by Good Governance Africa (GGA) in Johannesburg.

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17-Oct-2014 to 13:50

Ex-Senegal foreign minister urges unified African forces to fight Islamists

APA-Dakar (Senegal) — In response to Islamist threats, the continent must implement pan-African military bases to pool resources, Cheikh Tidiane Gadio, a former Senegalese foreign minister (2000 2009) has advocated on Friday in Dakar.

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