SENEGAL | SENEGAL

09-Oct-2014 to 19:25

Senegal, Spain to hold economic forum in Madrid

APA - Dakar (Senegal) — An economic forum between Senegal and Spain will take place on 17-18 November 2014 in Madrid at the initiative of the Economic Office of the Embassy of Senegal to Spain, organizers told APA on Thursday.

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09-Oct-2014 to 14:52

Fixtures of 3rd round AFCON qualifiers get underway this weekend

APA-Dakar (Senegal) — – The third round of the qualifiers ahead of the 2015 African Cup of Nations will be played over the week-end with titanic clashes such as Senegal versus Tunisia, DR Congo versus Cote d’Ivoire and Guinea versus Ghana.

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09-Oct-2014 to 14:43

Africa’s oil needs to go up by 2.2% by 2014 - expert

APA-Dakar (Senegal) – — The oil needs for the African continent will soar by more than 2% in the next ten years, Momar Nguer, the Marketing and Distribution Director of France-based firm Total for the Middle-East and Africa said here Wednesday.

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08-Oct-2014 to 12:59

EU organises airlift operation to West Africa in response to Ebola crisis

APA-Dakar, (Senegal) — - The European Union is scaling up its response to the Ebola disease in West Africa with an airlift operation to the affected countries.

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07-Oct-2014 to 15:34

W/Bank projects robust economic growth in Africa

APA-Washington-(United States) — African economies continue to expand at a moderately rapid pace, with regional Gross Domestic Product (GDP) growth projected to strengthen to 5.2 percent yearly in 2015-16 from 4.6 percent in 2014, the World Bank said on Tuesday.

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07-Oct-2014 to 10:55

Four Senegalese players to miss 2015 AFACON qualifier with Tunisia

APA-Dakar (Senegal) – — Four key players of the Senegalese football squad will miss the clash later this week with Tunisia due to injuries as part of the 3rd and 4th rounds of the qualifiers for the 2015 African Cup of Nations, reliable sources disclosed.

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04-Oct-2014 to 16:13

AU condemns killing of Nigerien peacekeepers in Mali

APA-Dakar (Senegal) — The former Burundian president Pierre Buyoya as the African Union Envoy to Mali and Sahel has, in a statement made available to APA Saturday, condemned Friday’s attack in which nine Nigerien peacekeepers in Mali were killed.

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