Senegal

15
February
Africa - Transition to renewable energy critical to addressing Africa’s power gap
Africa - Transition to renewable energy critical to addressing Africa’s power gap

The second edition of the Africa Investment Roundtable (AiR, an economic think-tank forum, holds today with internationally-renowned experts scheduled to discuss ‘Sustainability En Route to COP26’ and...

04
February
International : World Economic Forum Postponed until August
International : World Economic Forum Postponed until August

The annual World Economic Forum (WEF) scheduled to be held in Singapore in May has been postponed again until August, CNN reported.The forum will now take place from August 17-20.“Although the World E...

15
January
Senegal: IMF approves 2nd Economic Policy Coordination Instruments programme
Senegal: IMF approves 2nd Economic Policy Coordination Instruments programme

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has approved Senegal’s Economic Policy Coordination Instruments (EPCI), the Ministry of Finance and Budget announced Friday.The programme was approved on Tuesday,...

16
December
SENEGAL: Vinci and Andritz win the contract to build the Sambangalou dam
SENEGAL: Vinci and Andritz win the contract to build the Sambangalou dam

The construction of the Sambangalou multi-purpose dam has been entrusted to a consortium formed by the French group Vinci Construction and the Austrian company Andritz. The water reservoir, which will...

11
December
SENEGALTransport-logistics, Senegal 2nd country in the world to join the World Logistics Passport initiative
SENEGALTransport-logistics, Senegal 2nd country in the world to join the World Logistics Passport initiative

Senegal becomes the 2nd country in the world to join the “World Logistics Passport”. This initiative, propelled by DP World, intends to boost trade between emerging countries in the South. S...

11
December
SENEGAL: “Gorée Zero Waste”, a project to combat plastic pollution
SENEGAL: “Gorée Zero Waste”, a project to combat plastic pollution

In Senegal, the mayor of Gorée Island, Augustin Senghor, recently launched the "Gorée Zero Waste" project in collaboration with the Kirene Group. The initiative, which aims to make the commune cleaner...

01
December
Senegal-digital innovation: the student Mouhamadou Lamine Kébé wins the Grand Prix of the President of the Republic
Senegal-digital innovation: the student Mouhamadou Lamine Kébé wins the Grand Prix of the President of the Republic

Mouhamadou Lamine Kébé, 24, a student at the Ecole Supérieure de Polytechnique (ESP) in Dakar won, on Thursday, the first edition of the President's Grand Prize for digital innovation.He received his...

23
November
SENEGAL: ERS and CFM to install a solar power plant (30 MWp) in Niakhar
SENEGAL: ERS and CFM to install a solar power plant (30 MWp) in Niakhar

Solar photovoltaic system supplier Energy Resources Senegal (ERS) recently joined forces with Climate Fund Managers (CFM) to build a 30 MWp solar photovoltaic plant in the district of Niakhar in Seneg...

22
November
Algeria:Toysali complex exports large-volume steel pipes to Senegal
Algeria:Toysali complex exports large-volume steel pipes to Senegal

ORAN-The steel complex Tosyali of Oran (Bethioua/432-km west of Algiers) has exported large-volume spiral steel pipes to Senegal by containers, the complex’s communication department announced Saturda...

10
November
SENEGAL: Government launches coastal zone management project
SENEGAL: Government launches coastal zone management project

The Government of Senegal has just launched the second phase of a project on climate change resilience and coastal zone management. This project concerns the Petite Côte, the Saloum Delta and Casamanc...

10
November
SENEGAL: Dangote Cement rehabilitates the Ngomène mining site and plants 5,000 trees
SENEGAL: Dangote Cement rehabilitates the Ngomène mining site and plants 5,000 trees

The Nigerian cement company Dangote Cement has just launched a project to plant 5,000 trees to restore its mining sites in Ngomène, Senegal. The operation, which is part of its corporate social respon...

13
October
SENEGAL: Mamelles desalination project enters its final phase
SENEGAL: Mamelles desalination project enters its final phase

In Senegal, the project to build the seawater desalination plant at Les Mamelles, in the district municipality of Ouakam, takes a new step forward. Senegal's national water company (Sones) recently an...