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05-Sep-2014 to 14:44

W/Africa’s BRVM trades 117 634 securities worth $525 000

— A turnover of 117 634 securities worth $525 000 were traded on Thursday by investors on the floor of the Regional Securities Exchange (BRVM) of the eight nation West African franc zone in contrast to $746 000 on Wednesday.

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04-Sep-2014 to 18:49

Senegal gears up for int’l mining conference

APA – Dakar (Senegal) — The Senegalese capital Dakar is set to play host to an international mining conference and exhibition dubbed Sim Senegal, its organizers have disclosed, saying it is fast becoming one of the biggest events related to the extractive industry in West Africa.

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04-Sep-2014 to 13:19

W/Africa’s BRVM trades 157 992 securities worth $746 000

APA-Dakar-(Senegal) — A turnover of 157 992 securities worth $746 000 were traded on Wednesday by investors on the floor of the Regional Securities Exchange (BRVM) of the eight nation West African franc zone in contrast to $800 000 on Tuesday.

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03-Sep-2014 to 18:39

Senegal: Ebola tests on quarantined student still positive

APA-Dakar (Senegal) — The latest blood samples taken from the young Guinean student quarantined at the Fann Hospital in Dakar, Senegal continue to test positive for Ebola, the Ministry of Health and Social Action disclosed.

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03-Sep-2014 to 11:53

West Africa’s BRVM trades 179 715 securities worth $810 000

APA-Dakar-(Senegal) — A turnover of 279 715 securities worth $810 000 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 $1.5 million on Monday.

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03-Sep-2014 to 11:11

Poor countries lose over $1tn every year to corruption-Report

APA-Canberra-(Australia) — Anti-poverty organization ONE has said poor countries lose over $1 trillion and millions of lives every year due to money laundering, bribery, tax evasion and corruption.

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02-Sep-2014 to 16:02

CSOs call for ECOWAS Ebola envoy

APA-Dakar (Senegal) — West African civil society organizations have invited the Economic Community of West-African States (ECOWAS) to name an envoy tasked with coordinating the bloc’s efforts to forestall the propagation of the Ebola virus which has already claimed more than 1,500 lives.

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