The UNIOGBIS, which was established by the Council in 2009, is tasked with promoting stability in Guinea-Bissau
, which has been beset by coups and political instability since independence from Portugal in the early 1970s.
authorities; and IMF staff estimates and projections.
With its miles of unspoilt white beaches, good arable land and virtually untapped mineral resources, Guinea-Bissau
is looking for investors in the tourism, agriculture and mining sectors.
Summary: TEHRAN (FNA)- The former chief of the navy in Guinea-Bissau
has been arrested and is being transferred to the US, local media reported.
The Transitional Government of Guinea-Bissau
is in the process of reforming the country's security services, including those responsible for counternarcotics enforcement, but without international support.
Since gaining independence from Portugal almost 40 years ago, no elected president in Guinea-Bissau
has successfully completed his term if office.
The PAIGC National Assembly met at Boe in the southeastern region and declared the independence of Guinea-Bissau
on September 24, 1973.
Al-Qalaa underlined the Syrian businessmen's interest in opening new cooperation prospects with all countries, the African countries in particular and mainly Guinea-Bissau
, underlining the importance of the visits of his country's businessmen to Syria.
Portugal's state news agency - Guinea-Bissau
was a former Portuguese colony - reported that Proenca was shot dead on a road between the northern town of Bula and the capital Bissau.
The Senegalese government accuses Guinea-Bissau
of backing the rebels struggling for independence for the Casamance region of Senegal and indeed the people of Casamance are far more closely ethnically related to the population of Guinea-Bissau
than with that of rest of Senegal.
The development objective of the Participatory Rural Development Project for Guinea-Bissau
is to increase access to priority basic social and economic infrastructures and services in participating communities in the Bafata, Biombo, Cacheu and Oio regions of Guinea-Bissau
Abdullah bin Abdulmohsen Al-Turki received here today Special Advisor to the Prime Minister of the Republic of Guinea-Bissau
for Islamic Affairs Sheikh Mohamed Taleb Glo , and the Secretary Adviser for Economic and Arab Affairs Mohammad Yaslam bin Mohammed.