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2011-05-24 08:00:00

PARIS, May 24, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- As a key element of the Dakar Declaration issued following the Dakar Agricole Forum, the creation of a World Organization for Agriculture (WOA) would represent a major step toward a new global governance system. At the Dakar Agricole forum held on April 18 and 19, and organized in cooperation with momagri, H.

2011-05-16 14:00:00

DAKAR, Senegal, May 16, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- IBM (NYSE: IBM) announced the opening of a new branch office in Dakar, Senegal, as part of the company's geographic expansion initiative to strategically increase its presence in key growth markets.

2011-03-18 09:33:00

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., March 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- South African Airways (SAA), Africa's most awarded airline, announced a "March Madness" sale to many of its great African destinations.

2011-02-14 09:59:00

DAKAR, Senegal, February 14, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- On the initiative of President Abdoulaye Wade, Senegal is organizing the second edition of the International Dakar Agricultural Forum on 18th and 19th April 2011 at the Meridien President Hotel in Dakar. A month before the G20 agricultural meetings, heads of state, ministers, farmers and experts from across the globe will meet in Dakar to discuss regulation and global agricultural governance. The event is organized in collaboration...

2011-02-09 13:00:00

DAKAR, Senegal, Feb. 9, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Customs Directorate of Senegal's Ministry of Finance has turned to IBM (NYSE: IBM) and CFAO Technologies, an IBM Business Partner in West Africa, to help modernize Senegal's import and export processes.

Word of the Day
  • To befool; deceive; balk; jilt.
  • An illusion; a trick; a cheat.
The word 'begunk' may come from a nasalised variant of Scots begeck ("to deceive, disappoint"), equivalent to be- +‎ geck.