SENEGAL | SENEGAL

26-Sep-2014 to 18:55

IMF cuts Senegal economic growth forecast to 5.5 percent

APA-Dakar-(Senegal) — Senegal's economy is likely to expand by 4.5 percent this year, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) said on Friday, cutting its previous projection of 4.6 percent.

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25-Sep-2014 to 20:04

Senegal population tops 13 million - Official

APA-Dakar (Senegal) — Senegal's population has reached 13,508,715 inhabitants, the National Agency of Statistics and Demography of Senegal, (ANSDS) announced in Dakar on Thursday.

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24-Sep-2014 to 20:58

W/Bank sanctions Chinese firm for misconduct in Africa

APA-Washington-(United States) — The World Bank on Wednesday announced the debarment of Chinese state-owned enterprise China International Water and Electric Corp. (CWE) and its controlled affiliates for a period of three years with conditional release.

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24-Sep-2014 to 20:38

Ebola vaccines accessible by year’s end - WHO

APA – Dakar (Senegal) — The World Health Organisation has said that vaccines to treat the deadly disease Ebola ravaging West Africa may be more accessible by the end of 2014.

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24-Sep-2014 to 17:45

W/Africa’s BRVM trades securities worth $155.299m

APA-Dakar-(Senegal) — A turnover of 885 924 securities worth $155.299 million were traded on Tuesday by investors on the floor of the Regional Securities Exchange (BRVM) of the eight nation West African franc zone in contrast to $118.832 million on Monday.

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24-Sep-2014 to 16:48

2nd Dubai Africa Business Forum October

APA - Dakar (Senegal) — The second edition of the Africa Global Business Forum takes place in Dubai from 1st to 2nd October.

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23-Sep-2014 to 17:48

Senegal crude oil imports fall sharply

APA-Dakar (Senegal) — Senegal’s crude oil imports over the first seven months of 2014 decreased sharply by 44.7 percent compared to the same period last year, APA can report Tuesday from the Department of Planning and Economic Studies (DPEE) based in Dakar.

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