Latvia : Edgars Rinkevics discusses development of cooperation with Togo

On January 7, the Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Togolese Republic, Robert Dussey, who is on a working visit in Latvia, met with the Foreign Minister of Latvia, Edgars Rinkēvičs. 

Ghana-Togo border to be opened 24/7

Ghana and Togo will soon let their border remain open for 24 hours a day, seven days a week, once negotiations between the technical teams of the two countries are concluded.

Faure Gnassingbe begins 3-day visit to Ghana

Togo president Faure Gnassingbé will begin a three-day State visit to Ghana Monday afternoon.

Establishment of PPDU in Lomé

The ECOWAS infrastructure Projects Preparation and Development Unit (PPDU) is definitively established in Lomé, Togo in October 2014.

West African leaders name Togo's president to lead Ebola response

West African leaders on Thursday appointed Togolese President Faure Gnassingbe to supervise the region's efforts to contain the deadly Ebola epidemic, which has killed nearly 5,000 people, mostly in the region.

Sabah Khaled Al-Hamad Al-Sabah meets Togo's Finance Minister

First Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Sheikh Sabah Khaled Al-Hamad Al-Sabah met visiting Togo's Finance Minister Adji Oteth Ayassor, and his accompanying delegation, here on Tuesday.

Gulf firms pledge $ 20 billion for West Africa projects

Countries of the West African Economic and Monetary Union (UEMOA) on Tuesday secured commitments from Gulf states to invest $20 billion in infrastructure projects across the eight-nation bloc.

Togo recognizes Kosovo as a country

Kosovo Foreign Minister Enver Hoxhaj, and his Togolese counterpart, Robert Dussey, have signed today in Prishtina, the agreement for the establishment of diplomatic relations between the two countries.

Greek shipowner arrested in $543m heroin bust

The Greek coast guard and police working with the US Drugs Enforcement Agency have discovered around two tonnes of heroin hidden in warehouses and private homes with a street value of over EUR400m ($543m).

Three peacekeepers from Togo among those to be honoured by the UN

The International Day of United Nations Peacekeepers will be observed on Thursday, 29 May 2014.  This marks the sixth year in a row the United Nations will honour more than 100 Blue Helmets who lost their lives the previous year while serving the cause of peace. 

New financing agreement to strengthen small rural businesses in Togo

The government of the Togolese Republic and the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) signed a loan and grant agreement today for a US$39.6 million project that will provide needed financial and technical supports and job-creation opportunities for small businesses in rural communities throughout the West African nation.

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Toute l’expertise des neurochirurgiens allemands

Santé

Natalma Kolani, une petite togolaise de 6 mois, née avec une malformation congénitale rare (méningo-encéphalocèle) pourra être sauvée. 

Réduction d'effectif à Asky ?

Social

La compagnie aérienne Asky, dont le siège est au Togo, envisagerait de procéder à des licenciements, selon un responsable du syndicat autonome des travailleurs de Asky (Synautra).

Boko Haram et Ebola au menu du sommet d’Addis

Union Africaine

Le prochain sommet de l’Union africaine (UA) se déroulera les 30 et 31 janvier prochains à Addis Abeba. Mais les ministres des Affaires étrangères des pays membres sont déjà sur place pour le travail préparatoire.

Ebola : les leçons d’une tragédie

Santé

L'Organisation mondiale de la santé (OMS) a reconnu dimanche avoir été lente à réagir à l'épidémie d'Ebola, et que cela devrait lui servir de leçon pour l'avenir.