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News Ivory Coast » Abidjan: Ivory Coast bank assets up 11 pct in 2017 on solid economic growth

News channel or source: https://af.reuters.com/article/investingNews/idAFKBN1HV1XE-OZABS
Publication date: uesday 24 April 2018

ABIDJAN (Reuters) - Ivory Coast’s banking assets reached 9.51 trillion CFA francs ($17 billion) in 2017, up nearly 11 percent over the same period in 2016 as a result of strong economic growth, an industry group said on Tuesday. Ivory Coast, the world ...

News Ivory Coast » Abidjan: Facing low cocoa prices, Ivory Coast stops helping farmers boost yields

News channel or source: https://www.reuters.com/article/cocoa-ivorycoast-technology/facing-low-cocoa-prices-ivory-coast-stops-helping-farmers-boost-yields-idUSL8N1S124W
Publication date: Wednesday 25 April 2018

ABIDJAN, April 25 (Reuters) - Ivory Coast will stop distributing hybrid seedlings and other advanced technologies that help cocoa farmers improve yields to cut overproduction that has weighed on cocoa prices, according to a letter by the regulator sent to ...

News Ivory Coast » Abidjan: Made in Ivory Coast: Eric Bailly Walks with Kings but Keeps the Common Touch

News channel or source: http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2771577-made-in-ivory-coast-eric-bailly-walks-with-kings-but-keeps-the-common-touch
Publication date: hursday 19 April 2018

Though he is now a superstar in his native Ivory Coast following his transfer to Manchester United in 2016, Bailly still plays on the Terrain Inchallah when he comes home to visit. So too Kolo Toure, another Abidjan boy made good. "It's where they show ...

News Ivory Coast » Abidjan: UN Security Council mourns death of Ivory Coast ambassador

News channel or source: http://abcnews.go.com/International/wireStory/ivory-coast-ambassador-bernard-tanoh-boutchoue-dies-54582444
Publication date: hursday 19 April 2018

From 1996 to 2003 he was a counselor at the Ivory Coast's U.N. Mission. Tanoh-Boutchoue held a law degree from the University of Abidjan-Cocody and a bachelor of arts degree in modern literature from the University of Abidjan. He was married and had three ...

News Ivory Coast » Abidjan: Ivory Coast, chocolate giants team up to make cocoa production more sustainable

News channel or source: https://www.csmonitor.com/World/Africa/2018/0419/Ivory-Coast-chocolate-giants-team-up-to-make-cocoa-production-more-sustainable
Publication date: hursday 19 April 2018

"It starts with... GPS mapping the farmers, then making sure we can trace where [the cocoa] comes from and how we can prove it comes from there," he told Reuters in an interview in Abidjan, Ivory Coast in February. Ivory Coast's government is due to ...

News Ivory Coast » Abidjan: Societe Generale Ivory Coast unit's 2017 net profit up 12 pct

News channel or source: https://af.reuters.com/article/investingNews/idAFKBN1HW173-OZABS
Publication date: uesday 24 April 2018

ABIDJAN (Reuters) - The Ivorian unit of Societe Generale hit a full year net profit of 39.62 billion CFA francs ($72.17 million) in 2017, up 12 percent from 35.43 billion CFA francs the previous year, the bank said in a statement posted though the West ...

News Ivory Coast » Abidjan: Abundant rains in Ivory Coast boost early mid-crop cocoa harvests

News channel or source: https://www.reuters.com/article/us-ivorycoast-cocoa-weather/abundant-rains-in-ivory-coast-boost-early-mid-crop-cocoa-harvests-idUSKBN1HU1UN
Publication date: onday 23 April 2018

ABIDJAN (Reuters) - Heavy rainfall in most of Ivory Coast’s cocoa-growing regions last week was positive for the April-to-September mid-crop, farmers said on Monday. Farmers said they were satisfied with mid-crop harvests so far, as plenty of dried beans ...

News Ivory Coast » Abidjan: Ivory Coast in no rush for new coach

News channel or source: https://www.bbc.com/sport/football/43752816
Publication date: Friday 13 April 2018

The Ivory Coast Football Federation (FIF ... we cannot afford to hire another coach," FIF vice-president Sory Diabate said at a press conference in Abidjan. "If we appoint one right now, he will be paid to do nothing, so the plan is to name the right ...

News Ivory Coast » Abidjan: Ivory Coast Uninterruptible Power Supply (UPS) Systems Market Forecast 2018-2024

News channel or source: https://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/ivory-coast-uninterruptible-power-supply-ups-systems-market-forecast-2018-2024-300632943.html
Publication date: hursday 19 April 2018

Ivory Coast Uninterruptible Power Supply (UPS) Systems Market is projected to grow at a CAGR of 5.9% during 2018-2024. Construction of new industrial zones in cities such as Bonoua, Abidjan, Yamoussoukro, Bouake, Man, and San Pedro coupled with ...

News Ivory Coast » Abidjan: Ivory Coast minister views local processing as crucial to sector

News channel or source: http://ewn.co.za/2018/04/23/ivory-coast-minister-views-local-processing-as-crucial-to-sector
Publication date: onday 23 April 2018

Ivorian Trade minister Souleymane Diarrassouba delivers a speech during the inauguration of a shopping mall Playce Palmeraie in Abidjan on 29 June 2017. Picture: AFP BERLIN - Boosting cocoa processing in Ivory Coast is central to improving the ...