Model of prosperity; example for Togo

11/06/2011
Model of prosperity; example for Togo

After Japan, Faure Gnassingbé is heading for Singapore. The president of Togo will pay an official visit to the city-state from Monday. He will be meeting the President, SR Nathan.

He will also meet business houses and officials from Singapore Cooperation Enterprise (SCE).
SCE is a government agency that was formed by the Ministry of Trade and Industry and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Singapore to respond effectively to the many foreign requests to tap on Singapore’s development experience.

This country of just under 5 million people has a booming economy, characterized by an environment which is open and free of corruption.
A model that Faure Gnassingbé dreams of exporting to Togo.

Singapore's prosperity comes from several sectors, banking and financial services (2nd Asian financial center after Japan), the port and containers (second port in the world by volume after Shanghai), shipbuilding, oil refining, armament and electronics.

Two particular areas of interest to the Togolese authorities, the port activity and free zones in which local firms can bring their expertise and funding.

Singapore does not hide its interest in Africa. Each year, "the Africa Singapore Business Forum", aims to be a unique meeting place for doing business on the continent.

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IL NE FALLAIT PAS MANQUER

Le Togo se mobilise en faveur des sinistrés

Cédéao

Faure Gnassingbé a effectué jeudi une visite de quelques heures en Sierra-Leone pour évaluer l’ampleur des dégâts.

PPAAO : nouvel appui de la Banque mondiale

Coopération

La Banque mondiale a accordé un financement additionnel pour l'amélioration de la productivité agricole au Togo.

L'heure est à la clarification

Social

Les employeurs rechignent à offrir à leur personnel une protection sociale digne de ce nom. Pourtant les textes sont précis.

Fraude avérée selon la FTF

Sport

En mai dernier, un match de D1 opposant Gbikinti de Bassar et Maranatha s’était soldé sur un score de 11 à 0 !