French.china.org.cn| Updated on 08-12-2020
Here is the main information from Ivorian newspapers published on Tuesday:
President Alassane Ouattara met on Monday in Abidjan with the president of the West African Development Bank (BOAD), Serge Ekué. Mr. Ekué discussed with the Ivorian Head of State the subjects relating to development projects in the sectors of infrastructure, energy and agriculture. The issues related to the financing of the basic social sectors such as health and education as well as to the innovative alternative mode of financing were also addressed according to the President of BOAD.
The 6th annual review of reforms, policies, programs and community projects of the West African Economic and Monetary Union (UEMOA) in Côte d’Ivoire opened Monday in Abidjan and should allow the examination of 116 reforms including three new texts. These new texts concern, among others, the directive on the harmonization of the laws of the Member States on excise duties applicable to tobacco, and the decision determining the characteristics and the rules for establishing the certificate of origin of originating products. of UEMOA.
The Ministry of Health and Public Hygiene recorded 22 new cases of Covid-19 on Monday out of 838 samples taken, i.e. 2.6% of positive cases, 41 cured and no deaths. As of December 7, Côte d’Ivoire therefore has 21,507 confirmed cases including 21,150 people cured, 132 deaths and 225 active cases. The total number of samples is 226,237. F