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  1. Officials happy after Agoa meetingRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Iol.co.za

    South Africa and the United States are a bit closer to reaching consensus on chicken and pork imports from the US, the trade and industry ministry said on Thursday. Trade and Industry Minister Rob Davies and the US Trade Representative Ambassador Michael Froman met in Libreville, Gabon on the sidelines of the African Growth and Opportunity Act on Wednesday.

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  2. Moving to Sustainable U.S.-Africa Trade and Investment PartnershipRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | State Department

    President Obama Speaks during a White House Reception on July 22, 2015 to celebrate the recent signing of the African Growth and Opportunity Act . The American consumer has long been accustomed to reading labels marked "Made in China."

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  3. African Nations Hope to Benefit From Renewed US LegislationRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Voice of America

    The United States and African nations hold the first conference this week in Gabon on the African Growth and Opportunities Act since Congress recently renewed a zero tariff deal for another 10 years. Mariama Diallo reports on how African nations can better exploit preferential access when most analysts say AGOA has been under-utilized.

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  4. Africa: Five Things You Should Know About the 2015 AGOA ForumRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | AllAfrica.com

    August 24-27, 2015, Gabon and the United States will co-host the U.S.-sub-Saharan Africa Trade and Economic Cooperation Forum, commonly known as the African Growth and Opportunity Act Forum. AGOA is the centerpiece of the United States government's trade policy with sub-Saharan Africa.

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  5. Africa: AGOA Background ResourcesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | AllAfrica.com

    We are providing a few links below to background information on the African Growth and Opportunity Act from US Government sources. The AGOA 2015 Forum takes place August 24-27 in Libreville, Gabon.

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  6. 2015 African Growth and Opportunity Act (AGOA) Forum in GabonRead the original story

    Friday Aug 21 | San Diego NewsCape

    On August 24-27, the United States and Gabon will co-host the African Growth and Opportunity Act Forum in Libreville, Gabon. Recently reauthorized by the U.S. Congress for an additional ten years, AGOA has been the cornerstone of the U.S. government's trade policy with sub-Saharan Africa since 2000.

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  7. Africa: The African Growth and Opportunity Act ForumRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 21 | AllAfrica.com

    On August 24-27, 2015, the government of Gabon and the United States will co-host the 2015 African Growth and Opportunity Act Forum in Libreville, under the theme "AGOA at 15: Charting a Course for a Sustainable U.S.-Africa Trade and Investment Partnership." Gabon will be the first central African country to host the AGOA Forum.

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  8. Collected Department Releases: 2015 African Growth and Opportunity Act (AGOA) Forum in GabonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 21 | State Department

    On August 24-27, the United States and Gabon will co-host the African Growth and Opportunity Act Forum in Libreville, Gabon. Recently reauthorized by the U.S. Congress for an additional ten years, AGOA has been the cornerstone of the U.S. government's trade policy with sub-Saharan Africa since 2000.

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  9. Africa: AGOA 2015 Forum PreviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 21 | AllAfrica.com

    MR ZELTAKALNS: Welcome to LiveAtState, the State Department's interactive online video platform for engaging international media. I'm delighted to welcome participants today from around the continent and around the world.

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  10. The African Growth and Opportunity Act Forum Libreville, Gabon - August 24-27, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 21 | State Department

    On August 24-27, 2015, the Government of Gabon and the United States will co-host the 2015 African Growth and Opportunity Act Forum in Libreville, under the theme "AGOA at 15: Charting a Course for a Sustainable U.S.-Africa Trade and Investment Partnership." Gabon will be the first central African country to host the AGOA Forum.

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  11. Giving back in GabonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 20 | The Economist

    ALI BONGO, the Gabonese president, has declared that he will share with his countrymen a sliver of the vast wealth he inherited from his father, Omar Bongo, who was coincidentally also president of the country, in his case for 41 years. In a televised address, marking the central African country's 55th anniversary of independence from France, Mr Bongo pledged to donate part of his inheritance to "Gabon's youth".

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  12. Gabon: President Vows to Give Inheritance to CharityRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 18 | AllAfrica.com

    Gabon's President Ali Bongo has pledged to give his share of the inheritance from his father to charity and said his family was also handing over properties including a villa in the capital and two homes in Paris to the state. Bongo has led the central African country since winning a 2009 election that followed the death of his father Omar Bongo, who was one of the world's longest-serving presidents.

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  13. Gabon's President Bongo gives inheritance to charityRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 18 | Reuters

    Gabon's President Ali Bongo has pledged to give his share of the inheritance from his father to charity and said his family was also handing over properties including a villa in the capital and two homes in Paris to the state. Bongo has led the central African oil producer since winning a 2009 election that followed the death of his father, longtime President Omar Bongo.

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  14. Gabon leader in inheritance pledgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 18 | BBC News

    Gabon's President Ali Bongo has pledged to give away all the money he inherits from his father, to set up a foundation for the country's youth. The will of his father, who ruled for 41 years until his death in 2009, is yet to be settled.

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  15. .com | Gabon president says giving inheritance to country's youthRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 18 | News24

    Gabon President Ali Bongo said late on Monday he would give "all his share of the inheritance" from his long-ruling father Omar Bongo Ondimba to "the Gabonese youth" in a speech marking the 55th anniversary of independence. "I've decided with the full agreement of my wife Sylvia Bongo Ondimba and my children that my share of the inheritance will be shared with all Gabonese youth because in my eyes we are all heirs of Omar Bongo Ondimba," he said, after saying "no Gabonese must be left by the side of the road".

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  16. Botswana, Ghana, Kenya, Gabon and Zambia's Defence Forces to gather ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 12 | PRWeb

    Botswana, Ghana, Kenya, Gabon and Zambia's Defence Forces to gather in Gaborone for African armoured vehicle community's premier forum. Armoured Vehicles Africa will offer an unrivalled opportunity to engage with the most important issues for the procurement, sustainment, training and operational use of armoured vehicles across Africa.

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  17. Froman heading to Malaysia - Canadian campaigning won't affect...Read the original story

    Tuesday Aug 4 | Politico

    BOUND IN AUGUST FOR ASEAN ; TPP MEETING UNKNOWN: Top trade officials from the 12 Trans-Pacific Partnership countries haven't yet set aside time to meet again after they fell short of finishing a deal last week in Maui, but U.S. Trade Representative Michael Froman is expected to travel to Malaysia later this month for an Association of Southeast Asian Nations economics ministers meeting. Both Froman and chief U.S. negotiator for the TPP Barbara Weisel are scheduled to be in Kuala Lumpur for at least part of the Aug. 22-25 annual meeting, according to the U.S.-ASEAN Business Council's July newsletter.

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  18. French Police Release Gabon OfficialRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 3 | Voice of America

    French police have released the chief of staff to Gabon's President Ali Bongo who was detained for questioning in a corruption probe after the Foreign Ministry said he had diplomatic immunity, a judicial source said on Tuesday. Monday's arrest of one of Gabon's most influential and controversial figures, Maixent Accrombessi, had been sharply condemned by Libreville, stoking tensions between the oil-rich Central African country and France, from which it won independence in 1960.

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  19. .com | Gabon leader's chief-of-staff freed after being held in ParisRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 4 | News24

    The Gabonese president's chief-of-staff was freed Tuesday after being briefly detained at a Paris airport on suspicion of corruption as he was about to fly back to Libreville. Maixent Accrombessi, who is very close to Gabonese leader Ali Bongo Ondimba, was detained at Paris's main Charles de Gaulle airport "for corruption of a foreign public official", said a French judicial source, who wished to remain anonymous.

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  20. French police release Gabon official held in corruption probeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 4 | AlertNet

    French police have released the chief of staff to Gabon's President Ali Bongo who was detained for questioning in a corruption probe after the foreign ministry said he had diplomatic immunity, a judicial source said on Tuesday. Monday's arrest of one of Gabon's most influential and controversial figures, Maixent Accrombessi, had been sharply condemned by Libreville, stoking tensions between the oil-rich Central African country and France, from which it won independence in 1960.

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