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Cameroon: Commercial director of Saham Insurance quits just months after its managing director leaves

On August 27th, 2015, Jacob Sindze, commercial director of Sahama Insurance Cameroon quitted the firm, sources revealed. So far, the reasons for this voluntary departure are yet to be known. Jacob Sindze’s departure as saham’s commercial...Lire la suite | 04/09/2015
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Cameroon: School Police and Security Committees to protect schools against Boko Haram

With school resumption approaching (7th September, 2015), Cameroon’s secondary education Minister, Louis Bapes Bapes, reached out to various heads of schools around the border, urging them to ‘’set up in each institution, a security committee...Lire la suite | 03/09/2015
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Cameroon’s EDC Investment Corporation SA net result rises 80% to FCFA 727.6 million

Cameroon’s EDC Investment Corporation SA, at the end of its last season which ended on December 31, 2014, had a net result of FCFA 727.6 billion, the firm stated in a release published on September...Lire la suite | 03/09/2015
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Yaoundé: Agriculture and Transports on the table during Cameroon-Brazil Economic Forum

Converging with a visit by Brazilian Minister of Foreign Affairs, Mauro Luiz Lecker Vieira, a Cameroon-Brazil economic forum was recently held in Yaoundé, Cameroon’s capital city. The Brazilian diplomat came to deliver Cameroon’s President, Paul...Lire la suite | 02/09/2015
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ACE submarine cable: Two firms running for technical survey contract

Cameroon’s Ministry of Posts and Telecoms recently preselected two firms of which one is to conduct technical study for the construction of ACE submarine cable’s landing station. The cable whose landing station is located in...Lire la suite | 02/09/2015
02/09/2015 Public management cameroon-implementing-a-quality-control-system-during-unloading-of-imported-goods

Cameroon: Implementing a quality control system during unloading of imported goods

In order to prevent the entry of goods which do not conform with Cameroon’s regulations, a system entitled Evaluation Program for Cameroon’s Imported Goods before Unloading (Pecae) is about to be put in place by Cameroon’s government. According to our sources, the system will grant clearance to specialized structures located...
01/09/2015 Telecom china-to-invest-75-billion-fcfa-to-connect-cameroonian-universities

China to invest 75 billion FCFA to connect Cameroonian universities

The Cameroonian and Chinese governments have recently signed a 75 billion FCFA framework agreement to finance a digital interconnection project for State universities. This information was revealed on August 26, 2015 in Yaoundé following a meeting between the Minister of Higher Education, Jacques Fame Ndongo, and heads of the Chinese...
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Cameroun issues new securities totalling 5 billion FCFA on the BEAC market

On August 26, 2015, at the headquarters of the Central African States Bank (BEAC in French), the Cameroonian government issued Treasury bills worth 5 billion FCFA. This was indicated in an official release published by Finance Minister Alamine Ousmane Mey. Alamine Ousmane Mey reveals in his release that these 26-week...
25/08/2015 Public management korea-offers-two-billion-fcfa-to-cameroon-for-training-in-renewable-energies-and-electronic-security

Korea offers two billion FCFA to Cameroon for training in renewable energies and electronic security

The Korean Ambassador to Cameroon, Lim Jae-Hoon, has just signed a donation agreement with the Cameroonian government, totalling 2 billion FCFA for training Cameroonian experts in the area of renewable energies and the securing of electronic communications. This donation agreement comes only days after the inauguration of Cameroon’s first emergency...
12/08/2015 Finance sodecoton-offers-one-billion-fcfa-in-contracts-to-three-cameroonian-insurance-companies

Sodecoton offers one billion FCFA in contracts to three Cameroonian insurance companies

Three insurance companies have just been announced as recipients of a contract for general insurance contract subscription to Société de développement du Coton (Sodecoton), for 2015, 2016 et 2017, announced the government in an official release. Over 50% of the total value of a one billion FCFA contract (577.5 million...

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04/09/2015, 02:23 - Companies
On August 27th, 2015, Jacob Sindze, commercial director of Sahama Insurance Cameroon...
04/09/2015, 02:21 - Finance
Cameroonian banker Mathieu Mandeng, managing director of Standard Chartered Bank Cameroon and...
04/09/2015, 02:18 - Telecom
Between January and August 2015, more than 65 million calling minutes were...
04/09/2015, 02:15 - Public management
As a means of improving the management of external fund granted to...
03/09/2015, 02:31 - Public management
With school resumption approaching (7th September, 2015), Cameroon’s secondary education Minister, Louis...
03/09/2015, 02:29 - Finance
Cameroon’s EDC Investment Corporation SA, at the end of its last season...
03/09/2015, 02:27 - Agriculture
The Interprofessional Council for Cocoa and Coffee (CICC) has announced its intent...
03/09/2015, 02:22 - Transport
Consortium of nine Cameroonian port sector operators, Kribi Port Multi Operators (KPMO),...
02/09/2015, 03:22 - Public management
Converging with a visit by Brazilian Minister of Foreign Affairs, Mauro Luiz...
02/09/2015, 03:19 - Telecom
Cameroon’s Ministry of Posts and Telecoms recently preselected two firms of which...
02/09/2015, 03:17 - Public management
In order to prevent the entry of goods which do not conform...
02/09/2015, 03:13 - Public management
Determined to reduce tobacco-related damages to the Cameroonian population, Cameroon Coalition against...
01/09/2015, 03:15 - Telecom
The Cameroonian and Chinese governments have recently signed a 75 billion FCFA...
01/09/2015, 03:11 - Transport
On August 28, 2015, the Cameroonian government finally published the official releases...
01/09/2015, 03:04 - Companies
Young 23 year-old Cameroonian, Alain Nteff, has just been awarded the Young...
29/08/2015, 03:09 - Finance
On August 26, 2015, at the headquarters of the Central African States...
29/08/2015, 03:06 - Construction
After the recent and brief interruption of circulation between the Cameroonian cities...
29/08/2015, 03:02 - Public management
Thanks to the Civil Society Support Programme (PASC in French) financed by...
29/08/2015, 02:58 - Public management
On the initiative of the FAO and the Animal Health Organisation, experts...
29/08/2015, 02:54 - Finance
To date, over 250 bank accounts have been opened at Banque camerounaise...
29/08/2015, 02:41 - Construction
After over 25 years spent heading Société anonyme des brasseries du Cameroun...
27/08/2015, 06:37 - Public management
On 13th August 2015, the President of Cameroon signed a decree “modifying...
27/08/2015, 06:22 - Public management
Operations Manager for World Bank in Cape Verde, Gambia, Guinea Bissau and...
25/08/2015, 07:09 - Public management
The Korean Ambassador to Cameroon, Lim Jae-Hoon, has just signed a donation...
25/08/2015, 07:01 - Energy
The British oil and gas company Bowleven Plc announced on August 19,...
20/08/2015, 03:17 - Telecom
Andy Gent has made it clear. On August 12 and 13, 2015,...
20/08/2015, 03:13 - Public management
On 13th August 2015 in Douala, the Cameroonian Minister of Local Government...
20/08/2015, 03:08 - Agriculture
SNV, the Dutch development organisation, is currently completing the construction of a...
20/08/2015, 03:04 - Environment
In Cameroon, banks are financing more and more businesses. This was revealed...
20/08/2015, 02:58 - Telecom
The cameroonian Minister of Trade and telecom company Camtel have just signed...
19/08/2015, 03:02 - Agriculture
The 2015 International Cameroonian Cocoa Festival (Festicacao) will be held from December...
19/08/2015, 03:00 - Telecom
The Cameroonian subsidiary of the South African telecom group MTN International has...
19/08/2015, 02:57 - Companies
The contract to provide 1,000 tonnes of phosphate steel wire to be...
14/08/2015, 03:19 - Industry
The CEO of the Bocom group (oil product distribution and industrial waste...
14/08/2015, 03:16 - Agriculture
On 5th and 6th August 2015, the Delegate Minister of the Minister...
13/08/2015, 03:22 - Transport
In the margins of the 22nd session of the Interministerial Railway Infrastructure...
13/08/2015, 03:18 - Agriculture
On 7th August 2015 in Ayos, the breadbasket of the Centre region,...
12/08/2015, 03:13 - Finance
Three insurance companies have just been announced as recipients of a contract...
12/08/2015, 03:10 - Agriculture
The Cameroonian authorities plan to select agricultural cooperatives from the Noun department...
11/08/2015, 07:13 - Telecom
South African telecoms group MTN International has just announced its subsidiaries’ results...
02/09/2015 Public management cameroonian-anti-tobacco-coalition-demands-implementation-of-anti-tobacco-law

Cameroonian Anti-Tobacco Coalition demands implementation of Anti-Tobacco law

Determined to reduce tobacco-related damages to the Cameroonian population, Cameroon Coalition against Tobacco (C3T) finally made public, in a press release, its petition for the adoption of tobacco-free law by public authorities. The press release entitled “A law which strongly prohibits Tobacco use” said that “each year, tobacco-smoking kills more than...
01/09/2015 Transport cameroon-the-second-container-terminal-at-kribi-port-will-be-operational-in-2020-at-the-latest

Cameroon: the second container terminal at Kribi port will be operational in 2020, at the latest

On August 28, 2015, the Cameroonian government finally published the official releases of the Prime Minister, awarding the Kribi deep water port’s container and multipurpose terminal concessions (South region) respectively to Bolloré-CMA CGM-CHEC and Necotrans-KPMO. Reacting the same day to this announcement revealed in the media since August 26, 2015, Bolloré...
29/08/2015 Construction two-billion-fcfa-to-complete-urgent-work-on-yaoundé-bafoussam-bamenda

Two billion FCFA to complete urgent work on Yaoundé-Bafoussam-Bamenda

After the recent and brief interruption of circulation between the Cameroonian cities of Bafoussam (West region) and Bamenda (North-West region), following the deterioration of the road in Babadjou, the government has announced the imminent start of urgent work on the road way. The total cost is 2 billion FCFA. The...
19/08/2015 Agriculture cicc-announces-the-holding-of-the-2015-international-cameroonian-cocoa-festival-from-december-3-to-5

CICC announces the holding of the 2015 International Cameroonian Cocoa Festival from December 3 to 5

The 2015 International Cameroonian Cocoa Festival (Festicacao) will be held from December 3-5, 2015 in some production areas of the country, announces Interprofessional Cocoa and Coffee Board (CICC) in its report “summary of the 2014-2015 cocoa season” published on August 7. Festicacao 2015 will be based on the general theme...
10/08/2015 Public management gemalto-to-implement-new-identification-security-system-in-cameroon

Gemalto to implement new identification security system in Cameroon

Gemalto, French firm specialized in the establishment of security systems and also the leading manufacturer of SIM cards across the globe, signed on 31 of July 2015 a deal with General Delegate for National Security, Martin Mbarga Nguélé, to install a new identification security system in Cameroon. The new system entails...
09/08/2015 Finance théophile-gérard-moulong-takes-the-helm-of-saham-assurances-cameroun

Théophile Gérard Moulong takes the helm of Saham Assurances Cameroun

The era of Protais Ayangma as head of Saham Assurances Cameroun has definitively come to an end. After thirty years in management, the founder of Citoyenne Assurances, a 100% Cameroonian company, later handed over to the Colina Group and then Saham Assurance, officially passed the baton to Théophile Gérard Moulong,...
31/07/2015 RSE for-young-vacationers-cameroon-railways-has-reduced-its-rates-by-20-to-25-on-its-main-lines

For young vacationers, Cameroon Railways has reduced its rates by 20 to 25% on its main lines

For the 2015 summer holidays, Cameroon Railways (Camrail), the national railway company, has launched a special promotional offer called “Promo Jeunes en toute sécurité” or the “Youth Safety Promo”, which reduces prices by 20 to 25% for students or young people aged 10 to 25 years, on all the national...
21/07/2015 Transports camrail-to-receive-five-new-trains-in-the-july-september-2015-period

Camrail to receive five new trains in the July-September 2015 period

In the third quarter of 2015, Cameroon Railways (Camrail) is to receive five new trains while five others will be delivered in 2016 by the South African company Grindrod. The announcement about these new acquisitions was made on 16th July 2015 in Douala at “inspection visit” paid by Cameroonian Transportation...
21/07/2015 Public management feicom-distributed-766-billion-fcfa-to-cameroonian-municipalities-in-2014

Feicom distributed 76.6 billion FCFA to Cameroonian municipalities in 2014

Although it had planned to distribute only 60.3 billion FCFA in municipal additional cents in 2014, the Inter-municipal Special Intervention Fund (Feicom in French) provided Cameroonian municipalities with a total of 76.6 billion FCFA. This was announced by Feicom. Feicom officials attribute this to more efficient fundraising which involved additional...
17/07/2015 Finance bei-to-open-four-new-branches-cameroon-côte-d’ivoire-mozambique-and-zambia

BEI to open four new branches: Cameroon, Côte d’Ivoire, Mozambique and Zambia

The European Bank of Investment (BEI) is considering opening branches in four new African countries in order to increase its exposure on a continent where the financial needs of the infrastructure are great, reports the Bloomberg agency on 15 July 2015, quoting a manager of the institution. “We will open an...
17/07/2015 Business climate cameroon-wants-to-construct-three-markets-at-borders-with-nigeria-and-central-africa-republic

Cameroon wants to construct three markets at borders with Nigeria and Central Africa Republic

The Cameroonian government has invited bids for the inspection and monitoring of construction works of some markets at its borders. These are the markets of Fotokol, in the extreme North bordering Nigeria, Ekok, in the South-West also bordering Nigeria and Garoua Boulaï, located in the Eastern region and sharing a...
17/07/2015 Agriculture cameroon-forecasts-its-sorghum-production-to-double-to-2-million-metric-tonnes-by-2020

Cameroon forecasts its sorghum production to double to 2 million metric tonnes by 2020

The production of sorghum in the regions of Extrême-Nord and Nord in Cameroon, the two basins of production of this cereal in the country, should reach 2 million metric tons by 2020, according to the forecasts of the ministry of Agriculture and the Project of Investment and Development of Agriculture...
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