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28-Aug-2016 to 17:17

Balbina Almeida crowned Togo beauty queen

APA-Lome (Togo) — Journalism student Balbina Kokoè Mawubédzro Almeida was on Saturday crowned Togolese beauty queen for 2016 at a pageant broadcast live on national television.

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23-Aug-2016 to 13:38

Togo: First batch of Muslim pilgrims leave for Mecca

APA-Lomé (Togo) - — A first batch of 355 Mecca-bound pilgrims out of a total of 1,650 left Lome, the Togolese capital on Monday for Saudi Arabia, APA notes here.

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04-Jul-2016 to 13:09

Ethiopia Airlines launches Lome-New York direct flight

APA-Lome (Togo) — The first direct commercial flight connecting the Togolese capital Lome and New York in the United States was launched by Ethiopian Airlines on Sunday.

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26-Jun-2016 to 15:32

ASKY Airlines founder urges access to African skies

APA-Lomé (Togo) — ASKY airline founder, Gervais Djondo has called for a “full implementation” of the Yamoussoukro agreement, which provides for the opening of the African airspace.

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23-Jun-2016 to 13:52

Economist recommends measures to attract hotel investors in Africa

APA-Lome (Togo) — Madani Tall, an economist and former official at the World Bank has advocated for “concrete steps”‘aiming at attracting hotel investors in Africa.

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18-Jun-2016 to 15:30

Togo’s credit to economy down by $107m in March

APA-Dakar (Senegal) — Togo’s credit to the economy decreased by FCFA 62.954 billion (about $107 million), APA learned at the headquarters of the Central Bank of West African States (BCEAO ) in Dakar on Saturday.

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16-Jun-2016 to 17:34

Togo incinerates contaminated chicken stockpile

APA-Lome (Togo) — 5,000 tons of imported frozen whole chickens contaminated by salmonella bacterias have been incinerated by the Togolese authorities.

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