Prime Minister José Maria Neves presided Thursday, November 12, over the groundbreaking ceremony for the construction of the Praia Hilton Hotel, an investment assessed at some 41 million euros. Neves used the occasion to highlight the importance the infrastructure will have on economic growth and the
Prime Minister José Maria Neves will preside this Thursday, November 12, over the groundbreaking ceremony for the Praia Hilton Hotel enterprise. The event will take place near the Expo Café the Achada de Santo António district of the city and will be followed by a cocktail provided by the enterprise’s
Minister of Finances and Planning Cristina Duarte is in Peru to participate in the annual meetings of the World Bank and the International Monetary Fund. These meetings, which are possibly her last as Cape Verde’s finance minister, given next year’s legislative elections, begin this Monday,
Cape Verde’s Customs Department, in partnership with the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) Department of Trade and Customs and the German Cooperation Agency (GIZ), will hold three training sessions related to the ECOWAS Trade Liberalization Scheme this week in Praia.
The turtle protection campaign on the island of Boa Vista generated some 29 million escudos in revenues during the 2014 nesting season. Some 5,240 tourists went on paid excursions, at an average price of 5,500 escudos per person, to watch loggerhead turtles lay their eggs, totaling some 29 million escudos
The government of Cape Verde has approved a bill ratifying a convention with Guinea Bissau aimed at avoiding dual taxation and preventing tax evasion in terms of income tax. The convention was signed in Bissau on July 19 of this year, and the measure comes within the framework of bilateral efforts to
The 4th Fair of Sea-Related Activities (Expomar), which takes place between October 28 and 30 in Mindelo, is hoped to have a greater impact on the promotion of the sector than previous editions in terms of the potential for attracting foreign investment. The event is also intended as a way to encourage
A European Union (EU) mission has expressed satisfaction with the way Cape Verdean authorities have used the three million euros donated to assist those affected by the volcanic eruption on the island of Fogo.
Between October 12 and 16 Cape Verde will host its first German business mission, made up of representatives from eight different companies. The initiative will take place at the same time as the first Cape Verde International Environment and Renewable Energies Fair (FIAER), which is scheduled to take
The goat cheese produced in Cape Verde will be presented at “Jouney to Mountain Pastures - Cheese 2015,” which begins this Friday, September 18, in Bra, Italy. This international event devoted to dairy products in all of their forms will have a special exhibition displaying African cheeses