Friday, January 19, 2018


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Togo: Cancellation of VAT exemptions on mobile terminals and IT equipment

Announced in 2016 and implemented in the 2017 budget, the removal of taxes on mobile terminals and IT equipment is no longer ...

Agreements between Algeria and Libya for the joint management of hydrocarbon frontier deposits

The Algerian oil and gas companies Sonatrach and Libyan Noc have signed, on Monday 15 January 2018, in Algiers an agreement concerning the management ...

Samsung wants to double the African contribution to its turnover

Samsung, the South Korean giant, plans to double the annual contribution of its African activities to bring it to 20% of its global turnover ...

Tunisia: Sale of a block of shares representing 50,52% of the capital of Carthage ...

The State and Bina Corp SA majority shareholders of Carthage Cement SA have decided to proceed with the sale of a block of shares representing ...

Congo expects 2018 oil production of 117 million

The Republic of the Congo: oil production could reach 117 million gross barrels in 2018, according to the government's budget forecasts According to a ...

Africa, a battleground between Nestlé and Jumbo

Present in Africa since 90 years, the Swiss food group Nestlé faces a formidable competitor. In many countries, manufacturers ...

Niger: 700 agents dismissed by Areva

Two hundred Nigerian employees of the Aïr mining company (SOMAÏR), the Nigerian branch of the French nuclear group Areva, have just been dismissed "for ...

Guinea: The country plans to export 2500 tons of pineapple on 2020 horizon

Committed to a policy of modernizing agricultural sectors and conquering European markets, Guinea has drawn up a program to revitalize the ...

Ivory Coast: Government wants to boost domestic rice production

Côte d'Ivoire has just acquired a Rice Industry Development Agency (ADERIZ) in order to revive its rice policy, which includes the ...

Following Hershey, the chocolate group Mars engages in Ivorian cocoa

Ivorian government presented this January 10 a series of commitments made by the American chocolatier group Mars in favor of a mission of the Minister ...

Perenco controls 94% of natural gas production in Gabon

Perenco, the largest oil producer in Gabon, according to the statistics of the Ministry of Oil in 2016, has also been awarded the control of the ...

Algeria: Hydrocarbons Bill

Investment in large fields will remain subject to the 51 / 49 rule, but incentives will be offered at other levels to attract business partners.

Ivory Coast: State introduces tax on mobile money transfers

The Ivorian government has just introduced a 0,5% tax on mobile money transfers. The decision concerns in particular remittances ...

Winner of a World Energy Prize, Blessing Ugwoke prepares a plan for the electrification of ...

A young engineering researcher funded by the African Capacity Building Foundation (ACBF) has won the ENI 2017 Award for ...