SENEGAL | SENEGAL

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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17-Oct-2014 to 13:01

W/Africa’s BRVM trades securities worth over $2.185m

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

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16-Oct-2014 to 19:12

Ebola taking toll on Safe Motherhood – UNFPA

APA – Dakar (Senegal) — The United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) has warned that over 800,000 pregnant women face much greater risk in Guinea, Liberia, Sierra Leone as a result of the deadly Ebola epidemic which has killed over 4, 400 people in the region.

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16-Oct-2014 to 14:51

African social forum calls for continent’s emergence into BRICS model

APA-Dakar (Senegal) — – Most of our countries believe in Africa’s emergence in the same model of the BRICS (Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa), Mrs Aminata Traore a member of the organizing committee of the African Social Forum (ASF) and Mali’s civil society declared Thursday.

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16-Oct-2014 to 13:01

Senegal: alleged killer of student Bassirou Faye placed in custody

APA-Dakar (Senegal) — - The policeman who allegedly shot the University of Cheikh Anta Diop (UCAD) student Bassirou Faye on 14 August 2014 during clashes between the students and security forces, has been identified and under arrest, according to the Prosecutor General Serigne Bassirou Gueye.

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16-Oct-2014 to 11:52

W/Africa’s BRVM trades securities worth over $1.784m

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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