Articles about Madagascar from SocioLingo Africa

Nine African Ministries to participate at the annual Africa Energy Forum in Copenhagen this June

African Ministries from Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), Botswana, Burkina Faso, Ethiopia, Gabon, Madagascar, Morocco, Rwanda and Zimbabwe have confirmed to attend the Africa Energy Forum (AEF) ( to date, which is set to welcome 2,000 decision-makers in Africa’s energy sector to Copenhagen this June. AEF is the annual meeting point for Africa’s energy sector […]

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Africa in pictures : Madagascar

Madagascar, officially the Republic of Madagascar , and previously known as the Malagasy Republic, is an island country in the Indian Ocean, off the coast of Southeast Africa. The nation comprises the island of Madagascar (the fourth-largest island in the world), and numerous smaller peripheral islands. Following the prehistoric breakup of the supercontinent Gondwana, Madagascar […]

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Madagascar – IMF Executive Board Approves US$304.7 million Extended Credit Facility Arrangement

IMF Executive Board Approves US$304.7 million Extended Credit Facility Arrangement for Madagascar On July 27, 2016 the Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) approved the equivalent of SDR 220 million (about US$304.7 million, or 180 percent of current quota) under a 40-month Extended Credit Facility (ECF) arrangement for Madagascar, to help reinforce macroeconomic […]

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DHL Enters Strategic Partnership with Ambatovyin Madagascar

DHL Global Forwarding, the air and ocean freight specialist within Deutsche Post DHL Group ( , has entered into an initial three-year Global Freight Forwarding agreement with Ambatovy, a joint venture between Sherritt International Corporation, Sumitomo Corporation and Korea Resources Corporation. This agreement was secured and will be managed by the division’s Industrial Projects team […]

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