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

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Publication date: Wednesday 25 April 2018

ABIDJAN, April 25 (Reuters) - Ivory Coast will stop distributing hybrid seedlings and ... plant cutting and cloning, plant tissue culture — as well as projects to improve productivity led by private sector actors,” the Cocoa and Coffee Council (CCC ...

News Ivory Coast » Culture: Al-Ali meets Ivory Coast minister

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Publication date: uesday 24 April 2018

HE the Minister of Culture and Sports Salah bin Ghanem bin Nasser al-Ali met yesterday with Ivory Coast Minister for Promotion of Youth, Youth Employment and Civic Service Sidi Tiemoko Toure. During the meeting, both sides discussed aspects of co-operation ...

News Ivory Coast » Culture: Perking up coffee culture in Abidjan

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Publication date: hursday 19 April 2018

her connection with the place was so strong that she returned home to give it a second life – as the first coffee shop in the Ivory Coast. It’s hard to believe, Africa Connected’s Lee Kusumba wants to know - why domestic consumption of coffee is low ...

News Ivory Coast » Culture: Ivory Coast: cardinal denounces ritual sacrifice of children

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Publication date: Sunday 01 April 2018

The leading prelate in Côte d’Ivoire (Ivory Coast) denounced the abduction and ritual sacrifice of children. Preaching to nearly 5,000 people at the Chrism Mass during Holy Week, Cardinal Jean-Pierre Kutwa of Abidjan said that “only the Blood of Jesus ...

News Ivory Coast » Culture: Bondi surf break kickstarts 'surfing revolution' in war-torn Ivory Coast

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Publication date: onday 26 March 2018

Three years ago, after peace returned to Ivory Coast, the now-26-year-old decided to take his new passion home and share it. "I have an attachment to Australia. I still want to be able to experience and live that culture far away from the country."

News Ivory Coast » Culture: In Ivory Coast, 'drone academy' offers youth the chance to soar

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Publication date: Sunday 25 March 2018

"Drones have become my passion," says Noursely Doumbia, who holds a degree in electronics and is currently learning to pilot drones as part of a pioneering programme in Ivory Coast's economic capital Abidjan. The training is being offered at a new "drone ...

News Ivory Coast » Culture: Bollore to invest €400m in Ivory Coast port terminal

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Publication date: uesday 27 March 2018

ABIDJAN: French industrial conglomerate Bollore aims to invest €400 million ($496.28 million) from next year to build a second container terminal at Ivory Coast’s main port of Abidjan, the deputy CEO of its transport and logistics division told Reuters.

News Ivory Coast » Culture: Toure puts Ivory Coast international comeback on hold

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Publication date: hursday 22 March 2018

Yaya Toure has pulled out of two friendly internationals over the next week for "family reasons", officials said on Thursday, putting his long-awaited Ivory Coast comeback on hold. Toure, who turns 35 in May, was named last week in a 24-man squad for ...

News Ivory Coast » Culture: Haiti - Ivory Coast : Donation of 1,000 school bags with solar energy

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Publication date: Saturday 03 March 2018

Friday, the Ivorian businessman Evariste Akoumian, CEO and co-founder of SolarPack a company based in Ivory Coast, visiting Haiti this week, donated to the Ministry of National Education 1,000 Eco-friendly school backpacks with integrated lighting powered ...

News Ivory Coast » Culture: U.N. closes Ivory Coast mission, security remains fragile

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Publication date: Friday 30 June 2017

ABIDJAN (Reuters) - The United Nations closed its peacekeeping mission in Ivory Coast on Friday after 13 years during which ... "Inadequate progress in addressing a longstanding culture of impunity, reforming the security forces, and strengthening rule ...