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Latest Municipalities of Cape Verde Stories

2011-08-23 07:41:00

PERTH, Australia, Aug. 23, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Water Resources Group Ltd (ASX: WRG: US: OTC-WTRSY) is pleased to announce its Joint Venture Company, Blue Aquifer LDA, has been selected to supply potable water to the Municipality of Santa Catarina in the Republic of Cape Verde, an Island Nation 570 km off the coast of Western Africa. A Letter of Intent has been signed by the President of the Municipal Council of Santa Catarina and calls for 4,000 cubic metres per day as an initial...

2005-11-01 08:14:37

By Emmanuel Braun BOA VISTA, Cape Verde (Reuters) - Loggerhead turtles flock to Cape Verde's quiet, white beaches to lay their eggs but the tranquillity that draws them may be under threat as the West African islands try to lure more sun-seekers. Environmentalists warn that plans to boost tourism on the volcanic isles off Africa's Atlantic coast do not take account of the need to protect fragile species, like the turtles who nest on the shores of Boa Vista island each year. Around...