Togo signs agreement with Islamic Development Bank

Togo has signed three funding agreements worth 194 million U.S. dollars with the Islamic Development Bank (IDB).

Saudi Arabia launches ‘Islamic military alliance’ to combat terrorism

Saudi Arabia has announced the formation of an “Islamic military alliance” to combat global terrorism.

Chinese president vows to push ties with Togo to new heights

Chinese President Xi Jinping pledged here Thursday to push relations with Togo to a new high during a meeting with his Togolese counterpart.Ahead of a summit on China-Africa cooperation in Johannesburg, Xi told President Faure Gnassingbe that Chin...

Mining Sector : support from the World Bank

The World Bank approved on Thursday a US$15 million IDA* credit to help the Government of the Republic of Togo strengthen its capacity to manage the mineral resources.

Youth employability and integration in growth sectors

The Board of Directors of the Africa Development Bank Group (AfDB) on Wednesday, approved combined funding in support of youth employability and integration in growth sectors project in Togo.

'Fight against Boko Haram, terrorism and racism must continue', Faure

Faure Gnassingbé, President of Togo, said his country, since becoming a member in 1960, had done its utmost to contribute to the Organization’s noble ideals and, in turn, had received much from the “great United Nations family”, with support,...

Elenilto won the bid to develop the $1.4 billion phosphate & fertilizers project in Togo

Elenilto, controlled by the Israeli billionaire Jacob Engel, has been recently awarded by the government of Togo, West Africa, in an international tender, to develop the phosphate mining and fertilizers plant project in Togo. Elenilto, which...

Mugabe invited to Togo

Togolese President Faure Gnassingbe arrived in Zimbabwe yesterday to invite African Union chairperson President Mugabe to chair the continental body’s forthcoming Maritime Security and Development conference to be held in Togo’s capital Lome in November. 

China, Togo vow enhanced parliamentary exchange

China's top legislator Zhang Dejiang met with the Speaker of the National Assembly of Togo Dama Dramani on Tuesday in Beijing.

Koenders: ‘Security at sea essential in West Africa’

Foreign minister Bert Koenders discussed maritime security in the Gulf of Guinea with his Togolese counterpart Robert Dussey on Monday. 

OFID signs loan agreements with seven partner countries

The OPEC Fund for International Development (OFID) has signed loan agreements totaling US$173m with seven partner countries.

Fitch assigns BOAD a 'BBB' rating with stable outlook

The Fitch rating broadly confirms the rating Moody’s gave to BOAD on 15 May 2015.

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CAN 2017 : tirage au sort le 19 octobre

Sport

Les têtes de série pour la Coupe d'Afrique des nations 2017 ont été désignées mardi. Le Togo se trouve dans le Pot 4 avec l'Ouganda et le Zimbabwe, notamment.

Le Togo modernise ses prisons

Justice

Surpopulation, promiscuité, manque d’hygiène, violences. L'état des prisons n'est pas reluisante, mais c'est en cours d'amélioration.

Les conditions de la relance

Tourisme

Le gouvernement s’est résolument engagé dans le développement et la promotion du secteur touristique.

Energie solaire photovoltaïque pour 62 localités

Environnement

Un prêt de 6 milliards de la BOAD va permettre au Togo de distribuer l'énergie solaire dans une soixantaine de localités.