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Aug 15, 2014, 11:24 ET

Equatorial Guinea Suspends Visas, Regional Flights as Part of Ebola Prevention Campaign

The government of Equatorial Guinea has temporarily suspended the issuance of visas from neighboring countries and cancelled regionals flights by...

Aug 14, 2014, 14:49 ET

Equatorial Guinea Launches Ebola Prevention Campaign

The government of Equatorial Guinea has created a national health crisis committee as part of its efforts to mount a campaign to prevent the spread...

Aug 12, 2014, 15:24 ET

Equatorial Guinea Minister Obiang Lima Meets With U.S. Congresswoman Fudge

Equatorial Guinea's Minister of Mines, Industry and Energy, Gabriel Obiang Lima, recently met with U.S. Congresswoman Marcia L. Fudge to discuss...

Aug 08, 2014, 12:27 ET

Obiang Highlights Opportunities For American Investors At Forum Held In Washington

President Obiang Nguema Mbasogo presented the opportunities offered in Equatorial Guinea to foreign investors and said that American companies...

Aug 07, 2014, 16:48 ET

Obiang Called For Increased Cooperation Between Africa And The United States

President Obiang Nguema Mbasogo called on American companies to increase cooperation with African countries in remarks during a meeting marking the...

Aug 06, 2014, 13:45 ET

Equatorial Guinea Participates In Leader Sessions During U.S.-Africa Leaders Summit

The Equatorial Guinea delegation, led by President Obiang Nguema Mbasogo, participated in the leaders session that took place at the U.S. State...

Aug 05, 2014, 11:57 ET

Equatorial Guinea Attends U.S.-Africa Leaders Summit

Equatorial Guinea's president, Obiang Nguema Mbasogo, attended the U.S-Africa business forum hosted by Bloomberg Philanthropies and the U.S...

Jul 29, 2014, 15:04 ET

Equatorial Guinea to Host Economic Forum in Washington, D.C.

The Ministry of Mines, Industry and Energy of the Republic of Equatorial Guinea will host an economic forum in partnership with the Corporate...

Jul 25, 2014, 10:17 ET

Equatorial Guinea Joins Community of Portuguese Language Countries

 The Republic of Equatorial Guinea officially joined the Community of Portuguese Language Countries (CPLP) at the 10th Summit of Heads of State...

Jul 23, 2014, 09:57 ET

President Obiang To Attend U.S.-Africa Leaders Summit

Equatorial Guinea's President, Obiang Nguema Mbasogo, will join African Heads of State at the inaugural U.S.-Africa Leaders Summit aimed at...

Jul 09, 2014, 10:01 ET

UNESCO Delegation Visits Equatorial Guinea To Prepare Presentation Of Life Sciences Awards

 A UNESCO delegation is visiting Equatorial Guinea this week in preparation for the delivery of the second edition of the UNESCO-Equatorial...

Jul 08, 2014, 14:33 ET

President Obiang Launches Initative To Reconcile With Expatriate Opposition Groups

 Equatorial Guinea's President, Obiang Nguema Mbasogo, has announced a government initiative to open a dialogue with political opposition...

Jun 27, 2014, 14:03 ET

Spanish Prime Minister Asks African Leaders For More Trade And Investment At African Union Summit

Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy Brey asked African leaders, including Equatorial Guinea's President Obiang Nguema Mbasogo, to consider his...

Jun 26, 2014, 17:21 ET

President Obiang Asks For Greater Investment In Agricultural Sector

Equatorial Guinea's President, Obiang Nguema Mbasogo, asked African countries to invest heavily in their agricultural sector to decrease their...

Jun 26, 2014, 16:31 ET

President Obiang Reaffirms Support For African Peer Review Mechanism

President Obiang reaffirmed the interest of his country in continuing with the guidelines established in the African Peer Review Mechanism (APRM)...

Jun 26, 2014, 15:19 ET

President Obiang Delivers New UN Building To Ban Ki-moon

 Equatorial Guinea's President, Obiang Nguema Mbasogo, called for, at the closing of the session of the Assembly of Heads of State of the...

Jun 26, 2014, 13:57 ET

Obiang, Ban Ki-moon Dedicate New UN Building In Equatorial Guinea

 Equatorial Guinea's President, Obiang Nguema Mbasogo, yesterday presented a new building, funded by the Government of Equatorial Guinea, to UN...

Jun 24, 2014, 14:26 ET

Equatorial Guinea Hosts 25th Session Of The Executive Council Of The African Union

Equatorial Guinea's minister of foreign affairs and cooperation, Agapito Mba Mokuy, led the 25th ordinary session of the Executive Council of the...

Jun 23, 2014, 15:44 ET

Equatorial Guinea Hosts African Union Summit

Nkosazana Dlamini Zuma, African Union Commission Chair, inaugurated the 23rd African Union Summit (AUS) with the opening of the 28th Ordinary...

Jun 19, 2014, 14:47 ET

Equatorial Guinea To Host African Union Summit

The Republic of Equatorial Guinea will welcome leaders from the African continent and around the world at the 23rd African Union Summit (AUS) to be...