President Pardons 2012 Coup Attempt Soldiers
[VOA]Guinea -Bissau President Jose Mario Vaz has pardoned a group of soldiers convicted for a 2012 coup attempt.
UNFPA Donates Motorcycle Ambulances to Save Lives of Women, Children in Rural Areas
[UNFPA]In order to ensure women and under 5 children can reach in time local health services, the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) is donating motorcycle ambulances to rural areas. By the end of this year, 7 regions will receive those helpful vehicles
IMF Mission and Guinea-Bissau Reach Staff-level Agreement on Financial Assistance Under The Rapid Credit Facility
[IMF]End-of-Mission press releases include statements of IMF staff teams that convey preliminary findings after a visit to a country. The views expressed in this statement are those of the IMF staff and do not necessarily represent the views of the IMF's Executive Board. Based on the preliminary findings of this mission, staff will prepare a report that, subject to management approval, will be presented to the IMF's Executive Board for discussion and decision.
Kerry On Republic of Guinea-Bissau's Independence Day
[State Department]STATEMENT BY SECRETARY KERRY
On the Occasion of the Republic of Guinea-Bissau's National Day
[State Department]Washington, DC -On behalf of President Obama and the people of the United States, I congratulate all Bissau-Guineans on the 41th anniversary of your independence on September 24.
UN Representative Visits Angolan Embassy in Guinea-Bissau
[ANGOP]Luanda -The new representative of the United Nations Secretary-General to Guinea-Bissau, Miguel Trovoada, last Wednesday made a visit to the Angolan Embassy in Bissau, in the ambit of his multilateral consultation work.