SENEGAL | SENEGAL

13-Oct-2014 to 13:22

Modern energy crucial to boosting Africa’s economies-Report

APA-London-(United Kingdom) — Increasing access to modern forms of energy is crucial to unlocking faster economic and social development in sub Saharan Africa, according to the International Energy Agency’s (IEA) Africa Energy Outlook report.

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13-Oct-2014 to 12:55

W/Africa’s BRVM trades securities worth over $478 000

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

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13-Oct-2014 to 10:22

Africa accounts for 5.7 percent of global FDI, highest in decade-Report

APA-Dakar-(Senegal) — In 2013, Africa’s share of global Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) projects reached 5.7 percent, its highest level in a decade, EY Africa said on Monday in its Africa Attractiveness Survey.

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10-Oct-2014 to 20:27

Three African countries to benefit from €869m EU program

APA-Washington-(United States) — European Commissioner for Development, Andris Piebalgs sign Friday the National Indicative Programmes (NIP) for development cooperation with Belize, Lesotho, Togo and Zambia in the 2014-2020 period, which amount to €869 million.

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10-Oct-2014 to 19:52

W/Africa’s BRVM trades securities worth over $1.346m

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

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10-Oct-2014 to 19:26

Senegal secondary sector rallies slightly

APA-Dakar (Senegal) — The activity of Senegal’s secondary sector increased by 1 percent in August 2014, APA can report Friday from the Dakar-based Department of Planning and Economic Studies (DPEE).

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10-Oct-2014 to 18:55

Senegal: Consumer prices rise slightly

APA-Dakar (Senegal) — Senegal’s harmonized consumer prices index edged up by 0.7 percent in September 2014 compared to the previous month, the National Statistics Agency and Demography (ANSD) disclosed to APA Friday.

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