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Vol 6 (AAC) No 10

Published 1st August 2013

Côte d'Ivoire

Billions for ADO

Beijing state banks to lend billions to Ouattara

In July, Development and Planning Minister Albert Mabri Toikeusse revealed that negotiations are under way between the Abidjan government and China’s state-run policy banks that will provide the West African state with up to US$10 billion in preferential loans over the next six years. That is more than twice the figure that President Alassane Dramane Ouattara announced on his return from a trip to China in late 2012 (AAC Vol 5 No 11).

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