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2010-07-12 14:59:00

Spanish Scholarship Program to Benefit People of Equatorial Guinea MALABO, Equatorial Guinea, July 12 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Equatorial Guinea's (Republica de Guinea Ecuatorial) Minister of Agriculture and Forestry, Teodoro Nguema Obiang Mangue, has met with the Ambassador of Spain, Manuel Gomez-Acebo, to discuss opportunities to cooperate on the development of Equatorial Guinea's agriculture sector.

2010-07-06 08:21:00

MALABO, Equatorial Guinea, July 6 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Equatorial Guinea (Republica de Guinea Ecuatorial) Minister of Transportation, Technology, Post and Telecommunications, Vicente Ehate Tomi, recently met with U.S.

2010-07-01 13:59:00

MALABO, Equatorial Guinea, July 1 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In an address to world leaders, CEOs and the media, Equatorial Guinea (Republica de Guinea Ecuatorial) President Teodoro Obiang Nguema Mbasogo vowed to preserve the natural resources of the country and protect endangered species.

2010-06-30 13:43:00

MALABO, Equatorial Guinea, June 30 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In his address to the 2010 TIME/Fortune/CNN Global Forum, Equatorial Guinea President Teodoro Obiang Nguema Mbasogo committed to investing in the country's various social development programs and vowing to enhance the existing Social Development Fund that uses oil resources for the benefit of the people of Equatorial Guinea. "Through this Fund, we are investing in our children, our schools, our teachers, health care, tourism,...

2010-06-29 14:05:00

MALABO, Equatorial Guinea, June 29 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Equatorial Guinea (Republica de Guinea Ecuatorial) President Teodoro Obiang Nguema Mbasogo promised accountability and transparency in an historic speech at the 2010 Global Forum in Cape Town, South Africa.

2010-06-16 10:15:00

MALABO, Equatorial Guinea, June 16 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Government of Equatorial Guinea (Republica de Guinea Ecuatorial) released the following statement today in response to the announcement by UNESCO's Director-General, Irina Bokova on the decision to delay setting a date to award the UNESCO-Obiang Life Sciences Prize and to postpone the decision on the matter until the next meeting of the Executive Council in October. "The Government of Equatorial Guinea expresses gratitude to...

2010-06-10 09:15:00

MALABO, Equatorial Guinea, June 10 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- As part of Equatorial Guinea's (Republica de Guinea Ecuatorial) efforts to improve public health throughout the country, the Ministry of Health and Social Welfare is sponsoring a two-year nursing assistant course to improve health issues in collaboration with the Spanish Cooperation and the Cuban Brigade. The Deputy Minister of Health and Social Welfare, Maria de la Vida Asue Ndong, invited participants to engage in this effort to...

2010-06-08 16:20:00

MALABO, Equatorial Guinea, June 8 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- FIFA President Joseph S. Blatter kicked off a three-day trip to west Africa with a visit to Equatorial Guinea (Republica de Guinea Ecuatorial), according to reports by FIFA.

2009-09-21 08:47:00

WASHINGTON, Sept. 21 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- At Rice University's James A. Baker III Institute for Public Policy Friday, His Excellency Teodoro Obiang Nguema Mbasogo, President of the Republic of Equatorial Guinea, detailed his vision for the future of Equatorial Guinea.

Word of the Day
  • Withering but not falling off, as a blossom that persists on a twig after flowering.
The word 'marcescent' comes from a Latin word meaning 'to wither'.