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France, Burkina Faso enter agreement for the Development and Structuring of the Soybean Sector
17-01-2017 | 10:07:00
Burkina Faso's Ministry of Agriculture and Water Resources has ranked development of the soybean sector as one of its national priorities.
With OT, Burkina Faso has the Most Secure Driving License and Vehicle Registration Document in Africa
12-01-2017 | 10:45:00
Oberthur Technologies today announces that its cutting edge solution, Lasink, has been chosen by Burkina Faso through a multi-year contract to supply highly secure vehicle registration documents and driving licenses.
Burkina Faso exceeds its objectives for its development plan
12-12-2016 | 09:37:35
The President, His Excellency Roch Marc Christian Kaboré, and the government of Burkina Faso, managed to mobilise almost 28 billion euros (18,500 billion CFA francs) within the framework of the conference of partners for the financing of the National Economic and Social Development Plan.
Societe Generale partners with American Express with eyes on customers in eight African countries
23-11-2016 | 15:51:29
French multinational banking and financial services company Societe Generale has signed a merchant acquiring partnership with American Express in eight countries in Sub-Saharan Africa where the bank operates.
[Burkina Faso] African Development Bank commits to support country’s economic masterplan
14-11-2016 | 13:51:28
The African Development Bank has committed to support Burkina Faso’s national development plan that seeks to transform the country’s economy and address the welfare of its people through the National Plan for Economic and Social Development (PNDES) 2016-2020.
Orange completes acquisition of mobile operator Airtel in Burkina Faso
24-06-2016 | 14:09:00
Orange announces that, together with its subsidiary Orange Côte d’Ivoire, it has completed the acquisition of 100% of the mobile operator Airtel in Burkina Faso.
ECOSOC addresses United Nations West Africa office on economic and social stability
19-01-2016 | 12:31:19
The members of the Security Council heard a briefing on 14 January 2016 by the Special Representative of the Secretary-General for West Africa, Mohamed ibn Chambas.
$46 Million in Loans Announced for Four Renewable Energy Projects in Africa, Caribbean
19-01-2016 | 12:11:09
The loans will fund a wind and solar project in Antigua and Barbuda , a solar project in Burkina Faso , a solar and wind project in Cabo Verde and a solar project in Senegal .
Orange to acquire Airtel’s subsidiaries in Burkina Faso and Sierra Leone
18-01-2016 | 12:04:00
Orange and Bharti Airtel International have signed an agreement leading to Orange’s acquisition of Airtel’s operations in Burkina Faso and Sierra Leone.
Alcatel-Lucent and Burkina Faso to apply cloud networking technology to stimulate economic growth through digital public services
13-11-2015 | 13:42:00
Alcatel-Lucent is to provide the government of Burkina Faso with cloud networking technology that will enable it to develop new digital public services, such as e-government, e-learning and e-health.
Airtel Kenya offering flat rate for roaming across Africa
26-10-2015 | 11:53:00
Airtel customers can now enjoy flat and affordable rates for its customers travelling across Airtel’s Africa countries, after the introduction of “One Airtel.”
AfDB SME Program: Enhancing Inclusive Growth and Job Creation in Burkina Faso
31-07-2015 | 08:15:00
The African Development Bank Group (AfDB) and Fidelis Finance signed on 30 July 2015 a loan agreement for the equivalent of EUR 2.5 million under the Africa SME Program on July 30, 2015 to support SMEs in Burkina Faso.
Nestlé Healthy Kids programme is launched in Burkina Faso
04-06-2015 | 16:19:00
Nestlé Burkina in partnership with the Burkinabe Ministry of Education and Literacy launched the Nestlé Healthy Kids programme in the municipality of Arbolé.
Roxgold begins construction at Yaramoko Gold Project in Burkina Faso, West Africa
09-04-2015 | 12:35:48
Exploration and development company Roxgold has started construction at its Yaramoko Gold Project in Burkina Faso.
Orange and Airtel join forces to enable international money transfers between Côte d’Ivoire and Burkina Faso
16-03-2015 | 12:35:00
As of today, customers of Orange Money in Côte d’Ivoire can use their mobile phones to send money to customers of Airtel Money in Burkina Faso, and vice versa.
Anti-poverty program in Burkina Faso: Louis Berger helps Millennium Challenge Corporation complete $480 million anti-poverty program in Burkina Faso
26-02-2015 | 12:07:12
Louis Berger acting as the procurement agent for the Millennium Challenge Corporation (MCC), recently marked the completion of the agency's $480 million poverty reduction program in Burkina Faso. As procurement agent for the program, Louis Berger oversaw the purchase and distribution of all goods and services, ensuring the program remained within budget. At the end 2014, after the Compact's closure period, Louis Berger reported a 99 percent Compact funds disbursement rate and had managed more than 500 procurement processes.
UNICEF and Bharti Airtel expand collaboration across 17 Africa countries
19-02-2015 | 11:35:00
UNICEF and Bharti Airtel, a leading telecommunications services provider with operations in 20 countries across Asia and Africa, have entered a partnership agreement to expand their collaboration across 17 countries in Africa. The partnership aims at improving Africa’s population access to health and education-related information whilst pushing forward various innovative projects supported by UNICEF.
Bharti Airtel Appoints Business Leaders To Drive Strategy In Africa
05-01-2015 | 12:16:00
Bharti Airtel, a leading telecommunications services provider with operations in 20 countries across Asia and Africa, today announced key appointments in its new organizational structure at Airtel Africa aimed at pursuing its growth agenda.
AfDB approves US $231 million for building resilience to food and nutrition insecurity in the Sahel
16-10-2014 | 11:33:00
In a move aimed at ending the frequent cycles of drought and famine in the Sahel region, the African Development Bank Group (AfDB) on Wednesday, October ...
SEFA grants US $950,000 to support Solar Power Plant in Burkina Faso
22-08-2014 | 12:11:00
The Sustainable Energy Fund for Africa (SEFA) approved a US $950,000 grant for the development of the WINDIGA 20 MW Solar PV power plant in Burkina Faso. ...