The Prime Minister of Benin
, Lionel Zinsou, commended the ALSF for their support which enabled the governments to negotiate fair and sustainable contracts expected to facilitate the construction of the required infrastructure needed to transform the region.
The AfDB has put in billions in financing key sectors such as urban transport, agriculture and water," Boni Yayi said, underscoring that the AfDB has been the partner of choice to Benin
Bako said in the meeting that exchange of high-ranking delegations between Iran and Benin
indicates the high level of bilateral ties.
Under mission auspices, young Beninese teach other youths how to protect and cherish the constitutional rights that Benin
and the United States hold in common.
Tourism is another area where a lot of investment is needed, he said, adding that Benin
has embarked on an ambitious project of developing its coastline to attract tourists from across the world.
is eligible for preferential trade benefits under the African Growth and Opportunity Act.
It's a whole new experience in Benin
," said Nancy-born Gestede, 24, whose mother hails from an African nation of over nine million people.
The licence will enable Etisalat Benin
to offer its customers services including high-speed data.
Porto-Novo: Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad left for Benin
on Sunday for his first stop on a three-nation west African tour that will also take him to Ghana and Niger, the world's fourth-largest uranium producer.
The signing are in line with efforts to promote investments between UAE and Benin
, and to facilitate the movement of capital and provide protection from all commercial risk, the MoF said in a Press release.
After visiting Benin
in 2007, Shepherd decided to follow the unknown team from this lesser known West African nation in their quest to reach the 2010 World Cup in South Africa.
Yet recent events in Benin
have shown how the operations of a relatively small number of pirates can harm an entire national economy.