Published on : Wednesday, October 23, 2019
The world’s biggest cocoa producer aims to structure and secure finance for two investment funds: one public and another private, “to support the development of the industry and identify potential investors willing to invest directly in any of its planned projects.” Flanked by Ghana and Liberia on the Atlantic coast, Ivory Coast boasts of a rich cultural heritage, beach resorts, tropical rain forests and a French-colonial legacy. It aims to attract 5 million tourists by 2025.
Ivory Coast’s economy has expanded by at least 7% a year under President Alassane Ouattara, who took over office in May 2011, following five months of post-electoral violence.
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