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Where to shop? Equatorial Guinea, Of Course!

Equatorial Guinea (EG) is indeed one of the largest producers of oil in the world, and the third largest exporter of the commodity in Africa, after Nigeria and Angola. Crude oil production in EG averaged 216,000 barrels per day from 1994 through December 2016. However, oil is not the only product that this small African country has to offer. In line with the country’s national development strategy, Horizonte 2020, the country, its leaders, and entrepreneurs, are all actively encouraging the development of other economic sectors, such as agriculture.

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Africa CEO Forum – A Reaction

The Fifth edition of the Africa CEO Forum took place in Geneva, Switzerland, on the 20-21st of March, 2017. There was much debate before the event about the forum’s location—after all—why hold a gathering of Africa’s CEO’s, an event fully focused on Africa, outside of the continent?  Yet, after a long debate, both the organizers and the participants agreed that the long-term socioeconomic development of Africa cannot happen without Europe.

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