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DRC: renewed Franco-Congolese economic partnership for development

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The Franco-Congolese economic partnership is renewed to boost the development of the DR Congo. According to the French ambassador, François Pujolas, the changes announced by President Tshisekedi have aroused the interest of French operators who remain attentive to any positive change in the business climate. He said it in his message, on the occasion of the National Day of France this July 14, 2019 in his residence in Kinshasa.

If in this process, French companies will be asked to invest in the DRC and develop economic exchanges between our two countries, the desirable improvement of administrative practices is a concern.

Beyond that, France believes that the search for more adapted and balanced solutions in terms of outsourcing, local content in priority sectors or public-private partnership can certainly lead to significant progress in terms of openness, diversification and therefore growth of the Congolese economy.

« In this respect, French companies have recognized expertise in strategic sectors for the development of the DRC (energy, infrastructure, services, agro-industries, …). This is particularly true for everything that concerns the sustainable city, which will be the focus of discussions at the next Africa-France Summit in June 2020 in Bordeaux », said Ambassador François Pujolas.

The priorities of this strengthened partnership between the two countries also concern the fields of education, health, agriculture, energy and culture with the next organization by the DRC of the IXth Games of La Francophonie.

François Pujolas said that his country is also involved in the security sector, with a reinforcement of actions for the training of senior officers, the future creation of a joint defense college and a training center for military operations. peace. In the education sector, however, France will focus on teacher training to ensure access to quality education.

As for health, the partnership requires strengthening support for the fight against Ebola and looking more broadly for a more efficient functioning of the health care system. The environment is also at the heart of this partnership with climate protection, which prioritizes the fight against deforestation and sustainable forest management.

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« The Democratic Republic of Congo and France are two key players in the new relationship that is being built between Africa and Europe. We both have a special responsibility within the Francophonie. It is up to us to raise the values ​​we share and to translate this ambition into the concrete actions of our new partnership », concluded François Pujolas.

Nadine Fula

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PUBLIC NOTICE – MMG Kinsevere SARL hereby announces to the public within the Democratic Republic of Congo that the following tenders are currently being prepared and finalised for future works to be undertaken at the Kinsevere Mine site.

 

 

 

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MMG Kinsevere SARL hereby announces to the public the launch of the tender for Laboratory Services for Mining and exploration.

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All interested and qualifying entities need to submit their respective company files as per the below list of requirements detailing their expression of interest for the above tender by no later than 03rd of March 2021.

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