TITLE

Senegal raises $7.8 billion to boost economic growth

PUB. DATE
February 2014
SOURCE
World Mining News;2/26/2014, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Newswire
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on a 10-year strategy of Senegal to enhance economic development by improving the agricultural, tourism and mining sectors in a budget 21 billion dollars. It mentions that the country has secured pledges of worth 7.8 billion dollars at a donor conference of private and public investors in Paris, France as it seeks capital to fund its development plan.
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94762098

 

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