Guinea-Bissau's President Offers Official Lunch in Honor of HM the King
[MAP] Bissau -President of the Republic of Guinea-Bissau, His Excellency JosĂ© Mario Vaz, offered, on Thursday at the presidential residence in Bissau, an official lunch in honor of HM King Mohammed VI who is on an official visit to the country.
HM the King and Guinea-Bissau's Pres. Chair Ceremony to Present Morocco-Guinea-Bissau Agricultural Partnership
[MAP] Bissau -HM King Mohammed VI and Guinea-Bissau's head of state JosĂ© Mario Vaz chaired, on Thursday at the presidential palace in Bissau, a ceremony to present the agricultural partnership between the Kingdom of Morocco and the Republic of Guinea-Bissau.
HM the King Arrives in Guinea-Bissau On Official Visit
[MAP] Bissau -HM King Mohammed VI arrived, on Thursday in Bissau, for an official visit to the Republic of Guinea-Bissau as part of an African tour that will also lead the Sovereign to CĂ´te d'Ivoire and Gabon.
HM the King Leaves Senegal for Guinea Bissau
[MAP] Dakar -HM King Mohammed VI left Senegal this Thursday afternoon heading for Guinea Bissau, second leg of a tour that will also include Cote d'Ivoire and Gabon.
HM the King Hands Breeding Equipment to Preserve Guinea-Bissau's Livestock
[MAP] Bissau -HM King Mohammed VI, accompanied by Guinea-Bissau's head of state JosĂ© Mario Vaz, handed, on Thursday at the presidential palace in Bissau, breeding equipment granted by Morocco to preserve Guinea-Bissau's livestock.
HM King Mohammed Vi Meets With Guinea-Bissau's President
[MAP] Bissau -HM King Mohammed VI held, on Thursday at the presidential palace in Bissau, talks with president of the Republic of Guinea-Bissau JosĂ© Mario Vaz.
HM the King and Guinea-Bissau's President Chair Signing Ceremony of 16 Partnership Agreements in Different Areas
[MAP] Bissau -HM King Mohammed VI and Guinea-Bissau's head of state JosĂ© Mario Vaz chaired, on Thursday at the presidential palace in Bissau, the signing ceremony of 16 partnership agreements in the different areas of cooperation.
Red Cross Deploys Ebola Preparedness Team to At-Risk Border Area of Guinea-Bissau
[IFRC] The International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC) has sent a team of experts to Guinea-Bissau after a rash of confirmed Ebola cases in neighbouring Guinea.
GPA - Bissau Ports MOU On Course
[The Point] A six-member delegation from Bissau ports is currently in The Gambia for a two-week training session to train staff of the Gambia Ports Authority (GPA) on making cargo nets.
CPLP Defense Ministers Solidarity With Guinea-Bissau
[ANGOP] Luanda -The CPLP defense ministers, who held the 16th Ordinary Session in Sao Tome and Principe, expressed their solidarity with the moment of stability experienced in Guinea-Bissau and support the measures that local government is adopting with view to restore normalcy.
Guinea Bissau Parliament Speaker Expected
[ANGOP] Luanda -The Speaker of the National Assembly of the Republic of Guinea Bissau, Cipriano CassamĂˇ, is due to hold on 1-3 June this year an official visit to Angola, aimed at strengthening friendship ties and inter-parliamentary cooperation.
His Excellency Mr. Ambassador, Should We Act or React?
[Greenpeace] After the publication of the new report entitled "Scam on the African Coast: The Hidden Face of Chinese and Joint-Venture Vessels' Tonnage Fraud in Senegal, Guinea Bissau and Guinea" by Greenpeace Africa, the Chinese Ambassador in Senegal, His Excellency Mr. Xia Huang, reacted in the media disproving the information contained in this document and promising to organize a press conference to clarify Greenpeace's accusations.
UN Health Agency Responds to Ebola Spike By Deploying Team On Guinea-Guinea Bissau Border
[UN News] The World Health Organization (WHO) today reported "a substantial increase" in the weekly total of new Ebola cases in Guinea and Sierra Leone and deployed a response team to the border with Guinea Bissau because of its proximity to a recent cluster of cases in a neighbouring Guinean prefecture.
HM the King to Visit Senegal, CĂ´te d'Ivoire, Gabon and Guinea-Bissau
[MAP] Rabat -HM King Mohammed VI will start on Wednesday working and friendship visits to the Republic of Senegal, the Republic of CĂ´te d'Ivoire and the Republic of Gabon and will pay an official visit to the Republic of Guinea-Bissau, a release of the ministry of royal household, protocol and chancellery announced on Monday.
Sub-Regional Training On Eco-Village Design Underway
[The Point] Representatives from Senegal, Guinea Bissau and The Gambia are currently undergoing a four-week training course on Eco-village Design Education (EDE) at Sandele Eco-retreat Resort, Kartong village, Kombo North.
For the Future of Fisheries in West-Africa
[Greenpeace] In order to see fisheries reborn, West African States must take up their responsibility to eradicate all forms of illegal, unreported and unregulated (IUU) fishing, including a practice which is slowly killing a collapsing sector: the underreporting of Gross Tonnage (GT)!
IMF Mission Concludes Article IV Consultation and Reaches Staff Level Agreement On Financial Assistance Under the ECF
[IMF] End-of-Mission press releases include statements of IMF staff teams that convey preliminary findings after a visit to a country.
World Bank Boosts Energy Supply to Support Regional Trade and Integration
[World Bank] Washington -The World Bank Group's Board of Directors today approved support for a regional transmission network to enable electricity trade among the western African countries of The Gambia, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau and Senegal.
Financial Malpractices in Gambia's Embassy in Bissau Outlined
[The Point] The Auditor General's report has outlined a number of malpractices in the cashbook and alteration of payment vouchers amounting to D529,007.65 during the scrutiny of cashbooks and payment vouchers, at the Gambia's embassy in Guinea Bissau.