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African Development Bank Presidential Election: Statement by Cristina Duarte, Minister of Finance and Planning, Republic of Cabo Verde

ABIDJAN, Côte d’Ivoire, May 29, 2015/African Press Organization (APO)/ — Statement by Cristina Duarte, Minister of Finance and Planning, Republic of Cabo Verde (http://www.minfin.gov.cv): Dr. Akinwumi Adesina, Nigeria’s Minister of Agriculture, was elected on the 28th of May 2015 as the next President of the African Development Bank. I would like to congratulate him and […]

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DATA Report launch today – From Abidjan to Addis: Delivering in 2015 for Africa

ABIDJAN, Côte d’Ivoire, May 29, 2015/African Press Organization (APO)/ — A new funding plan to deliver basic health and education for everyone is essential to end extreme poverty, according to The ONE Campaign’s DATA Report 2015: “Putting the Poorest First,” (http://www.one.org) which was launched today in Abidjan, in the margins of the African Development Bank […]

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JUMIA introduces the Mobile Week – The biggest mobile sale ever in Côte d’Ivoire

ABIDJAN, Côte d’Ivoire, May 29, 2015/African Press Organization (APO)/ — In just a few days from now, JUMIA (https://www.jumia.ci) will rock Côte d’Ivoire with the biggest mobile phones sale ever done in the country. From June 1st to June 7th, thousands of mobile phones from seven of the most appreciated brands will be available for […]

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Philips rehabilitates the Intensive Care Unit department at Machakos Hospital (Kenya) by undertaking a complete refurbishment and installing lifesaving innovations

NAIROBI, Kenya, May 29, 2015/African Press Organization (APO)/ — • Collaboration with Machakos Hospital (the “Hospital”) is part of a tender contract awarded to Philips by the Central Government of Kenya, which will entail the transformation of eleven ICU departments in level 5 hospitals across the country; • The project is testament to Philips commitment […]

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Panalpina acquires its long-time Egyptian agent Afifi

CAIRO, Egypt, May 29, 2015/African Press Organization (APO)/ — Switzerland-based supply chain solutions provider Panalpina (http://www.panalpina.com) (PWTN:SW) is to acquire its Egyptian agent Afifi, a highly respected family-owned company specializing in freight forwarding, customs clearance and logistics. The move is an important step in Panalpina’s continued strategic expansion in growth economies, in particular in the […]

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WorldVentures Debuts Novel DreamTrips Travel App

PLANO, TX, May 29, 2015/African Press Organization (APO)/ — WorldVentures™ (http://www.worldventures.com), the leading international direct seller of vacation club memberships, has launched its highly anticipated DreamTrips™ app for members and Independent Representatives. DreamTrips are exclusively priced, curated group vacations to some of the most coveted destinations in the world. They are the signature product of […]

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