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May 20, 2016, 18:51 ET Obiang Sworn In As President Of The Republic Of Equatorial Guinea

 At the Palace of Congresses and Conferences in Sipopo, Obiang Nguema Mbasogo S. E. was sworn in as President of the Republic of Equatorial...


May 17, 2016, 11:04 ET President Obiang Welcomes Reverend Jesse Jackson To Equatorial Guinea

Reverend Jesse L. Jackson visited the Republic of Equatorial Guinea between the 1st and 5th of May in order to experience for himself the political...


Sep 28, 2015, 12:17 ET Equatorial Guinea Reports Significant Reduction in Poverty and Improvements in Health

The Government of the Republic of Equatorial Guinea released its 2015 National Report on the establishment of the Millennium Development Goals...


Sep 23, 2015, 17:53 ET Equatorial Guinea's Ambassador To The United States Discusses Investment Opportunities With Governor Of Virginia

Miguel Ntutumu Evuna Andeme, Ambassador of the Republic of Equatorial Guinea accredited in the United States, recently met with the Honorable...


Jun 25, 2015, 16:46 ET Equatorial Guinean Football Federation Collaborates With FIFA

The Executive Board of the Equatorial Guinean Football Federation (FEGUIFUT) recently met with a FIFA delegation visiting the country to...


Jun 25, 2015, 11:48 ET Equatorial Guinea Partners with Microsoft to Computerize Public Administration of the Nation

The government of Equatorial Guinea has partnered with American company, Microsoft, to computerize the public administration of the country. This...


May 11, 2015, 06:57 ET Results of Obiang's China Visit Are a Triumph for Equatorial Guinea's Diplomacy

 Equatorial Guinea's president, Obiang Nguema Mbasoso, returned to his west African country after a five-day state visit to China with...


May 04, 2015, 15:47 ET GridlineXstreme Enters into Joint Venture Agreement with The Republic of Equatorial Guinea to Build and Operate High-speed, Broadband Communications Network

The Republic of Equatorial Guinea (EG), the wealthiest country in Africa on a per capita basis, has entered into a joint venture agreement with...


Apr 30, 2015, 13:36 ET Equatorial Guinea's Capital Is In A Constant State Of Improvement, Says Malabo's Mayor

The capital city of Equatorial Guinea, Malabo, is in a state of constant improvement, says Mayor Maria Coloma Edjang Bengono. Every year, it seems...


Apr 27, 2015, 12:13 ET Equatorial Guinea's Minister of Social Affairs and Gender Equality Discusses Ministry's Initiative to Build Social Assistance Centers

The Government of Equatorial Guinea has designed a project to fund social development in order to better assist the country's elderly...


Apr 24, 2015, 09:47 ET Women In Equatorial Guinea Have Strong Leadership Role In Government And Business, Say Top Women Political Leaders

Women in Equatorial Guinea are playing a major role in government and the private sector, say two of the county's top women leaders. While the...


Apr 22, 2015, 11:43 ET Equatorial Guinea Participates in Obangame Express

The Government of Equatorial Guinea joined maritime forces from Gulf of Guinea nations, Europe, South America, and the United States, and several...


Apr 13, 2015, 12:33 ET Equatorial Guinea's Minister of Social Affairs and Gender Equality Discusses Government's Efforts to Combat Violence Against Women and Promote Gender Equality

 Equatorial Guinea has made ending gender-based violence and promoting gender equality a policy priority, according to the country's Minister...


Apr 08, 2015, 14:33 ET Equatorial Guinea Supports APPA Call To Reduce Worldwide Oil Production

 Equatorial Guinea joined African Petroleum Producers Association (APPA) member countries on a joint action to reduce oil production and...


Apr 07, 2015, 10:18 ET Equatorial Guinea To Host Equatorial Guinea-Asia Economic Forum

 The Government of Equatorial Guinea will bring together political and business leaders to promote investment opportunities at the Equatorial...


Mar 31, 2015, 15:46 ET Equatorial Guinea Continues To Invest In Education And Health Sectors Despite Fluctuations In Oil Prices

 The government of Equatorial Guinea continues to heavily invest its oil revenues in the country's education and health sectors despite of the...


Mar 23, 2015, 14:17 ET Equatorial Guinea Graduates First Class Of Air Traffic Controllers

The government of Equatorial Guinea graduated its first class of air traffic controllers in Madrid last week. Eight new professional air traffic...


Mar 18, 2015, 03:31 ET Equatorial Guinea Holds Malaria Vaccine Trial

Equatorial Guinea has held the first clinical trial of a new malaria vaccine known as PfSPZ. Three volunteers participated this month in the trial...


Mar 09, 2015, 15:40 ET The American University of Central Africa to Provide International Degrees to Equatoguinean Students

The American University of Central Africa will provide students a degree that is recognized around the world and an education that can be used...


Mar 01, 2015, 22:11 ET Government of Equatorial Guinea Refutes Claims Made By Amnesty International

 The Government of Equatorial Guinea has strongly denied allegations about the country contained in Amnesty International's Annual Report...


Feb 26, 2015, 08:29 ET New Equatorial Guinea Ambassador To The United States Presents Credentials To President Obama

Miguel Ntutumu Evuna Andeme presented his credentials as Equatorial Guinea's ambassador to the United States to President Barack Obama on February...


Feb 20, 2015, 11:42 ET President Obiang Did Not Attend Carnival In Rio De Janeiro, Equatorial Guinea Says

 The government of Equatorial Guinea has issued a statement refuting press reports that President Obiang Nguema Mbasogo had attended the...


Feb 04, 2015, 13:45 ET Equatorial Guinea To Launch The American University Of Central Africa

 The government of Equatorial Guinea has partnered with StoneHill Education, an educational consultancy firm to launch the American University...


Aug 27, 2014, 12:07 ET UNESCO-Equatorial Guinea Prize Awarded To Two Scientists And One Research Institution For Work In Life Sciences, Disease Control And Agriculture

 The 2014 International UNESCO-Equatorial Guinea Prize for Research in Life Sciences has been awarded to two scientists and one research...


Aug 22, 2014, 09:29 ET Equatorial Guinea Invests In Social Welfare

The government of Equatorial Guinea has built basic infrastructure in the country over the past 20 years such as social housing, roads,...