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News Ivory Coast » Economy: Ivory Coast Sets Its Sights on Becoming a Startup Hub

News channel or source: https://www.ozy.com/fast-forward/ivory-coast-sets-its-sights-on-becoming-a-startup-hub/85901
Publication date: onday 23 April 2018

It has long propelled Ivory Coast’s economy. But the crop also guzzles water, demands shade and is responsible for large-scale deforestation. Now, Africa’s second-fastest-growing economy is looking to drag itself away from its cocoa addiction ...

News Ivory Coast » Economy: 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 » Economy: Ethiopia is now Africa's fastest growing economy

News channel or source: https://www.msn.com/en-us/finance/news/ethiopia-is-now-africas-fastest-growing-economy/ar-AAwgthR
Publication date: onday 23 April 2018

New Prime Minister Abiye Ahmed was sworn at the beginning of April, signaling an intent to ease tensions. Economic growth Ivory Coast is expected to be the second fastest growing economy in the region at 7.4%. Rwanda's estimated economic growth is 7.2% ...

News Ivory Coast » Economy: Ghana participates in International Economic Forum

News channel or source: http://mobile.ghanaweb.com/GhanaHomePage/business/Ghana-participates-in-International-Economic-Forum-645936
Publication date: uesday 24 April 2018

The meeting, attended by Ministers and senior officials from Morocco, Mauritania, Ghana, Senegal, Cape Verde and Ivory Coast, together with the Director of Economic Affairs of the African Union Commission, René N'Guetia Kouassi was organized by the ...

News Ivory Coast » Economy: Zimbabwe's Mnangagwa Says New Investment Law to Open Economy

News channel or source: https://www.usnews.com/news/world/articles/2018-04-18/zimbabwes-mnangagwa-says-new-investment-law-to-open-economy
Publication date: Wednesday 18 April 2018

Ivory Coast March 26, 2018. REUTERS/Luc Gnago/File Photo Reuters HARARE (Reuters) - Zimbabwe is working on a new investment law to open up the economy to foreign investors, President Emmerson Mnangagwa said on Wednesday, part of his government's drive to ...

News Ivory Coast » Economy: MainOne secures licence in Ivory Coast

News channel or source: https://www.telecompaper.com/news/mainone-secures-licence-in-ivory-coast--1241367
Publication date: onday 23 April 2018

The C1B license, received from Bruno Kone, the country’s Minister for Communication, Digital Economy and Postal Services, will enable MainOne to land its trans-Atlantic submarine cable and build transmission infrastructure in Cote d’Ivoire, to ...

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

News channel or source: https://www.reuters.com/article/ivorycoast-cocoa-processing/ivory-coast-minister-views-local-processing-as-crucial-to-sector-idUSL8N1S01VP
Publication date: onday 23 April 2018

This prompted the Ivory Coast’s Coffee and Cocoa Council (CCC) to cut the price it paid farmers for their cocoa to 700 CFA francs ($1.28) per kilogram from 1,100 CFA francs. “Our government wants to establish a resilient and sustainable cocoa economy ...

News Ivory Coast » Economy: King receives message from Ivory Coast president

News channel or source: http://www.jordantimes.com/news/local/king-receives-message-ivory-coast-president-0
Publication date: hursday 19 April 2018

which was delivered by visiting Ivory Coast Foreign Minister Marcel Amon Tanoh during his meeting with Foreign Minister Ayman Safadi on Thursday. Safadi and Tanoh went over steps to be taken to enhance economic and trade cooperation between both countries ...

News Ivory Coast » Economy: Ethiopia now Africa's fastest-growing economy

News channel or source: https://www.clickondetroit.com/money/ethiopia-now-africas-fastestgrowing-economy
Publication date: uesday 24 April 2018

However, despite sustained economic growth, in the past few years, Ethiopia has experienced increasing unrest from Oromo groups in the Oromiya region. According to human rights groups, the government has suppressed basic rights and freedoms. Ivory Coast is ...

News Ivory Coast » Economy: Ivory Coast inflation rises to 0.6 pct year-on-year in March

News channel or source: https://af.reuters.com/article/investingNews/idAFKBN1HK1JL-OZABS
Publication date: Friday 13 April 2018

Transport costs jumped 0.6 percent, the institute’s report said. Ivory Coast’s economy accounts for around 40 percent of the eight-nation West African CFA franc currency zone.