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22 May 2015
Botoi is the name of this fertility festival, which concentrates in the beach of Rebola all those who want to have children, women and men, to carry out the traditional rites.

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20 May 2015
On the occasion of the celebration, each May 20 in Rebola, of the traditional rite of Botoi, the Cultural Institute of French Expression (ICEF) of Malabo has scheduled a week of cultural activities regarding the Bubi people.

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07 May 2015
Each year, the German Embassy in Equatorial Guinea and the French Institute-ICEF (Cultural Institute of French Expression) of Malabo organizes an event dedicated to German cinema. This is a selection of Germanic films offered to the public throughout the week.

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29 April 2015
A delegation of the Embassy of Equatorial Guinea in the Kingdom of Spain, led by Ambassador Purificacion Angue Ondo, and integrated by the First Secretary of the Embassy, Eulogio Abeso Oyana, and the Third Secretary, Ana Luisa Ondo Angue, participated on April 27 in the event organized by the International Association of Diplomats in Spain (AIDE), on behalf of the Queen Sofia Foundation.

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29 April 2015
This was announced by Dario Villanueva, director of the RAE (Royal Spanish Academy of Language) at the opening of the First International Spanish Forum 2.0: Spanish, a global alternative, which was just held in Madrid.

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30 March 2015
The Hotel Tres de Agosto was the setting for the presentation of the magazine Africando, a ceremony which was chaired by its director, journalist and writer Carmela Oyono Ayingono, prominent intellectual, who learned her journalistic career in Cuba.

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28 March 2015
March 27 is the celebration, as every year, of International Theater Day. Therefore, several cultural centers have organized activities regarding drama, among which are those of the Cultural Institute of French Expression of Malabo (ICEF).

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19 March 2015
French language and Francophonie Week is held in Malabo from March 14 to 22, organized by the French Institute.

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03 March 2015
On February 25, the writer and priest Longinus Eseng Nguema Bilogo presented a presentation on the essence of the Bantu culture in the Guinean Cultural Center.

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21 February 2015
The French Cultural Center in Malabo, received on its stage last February 13 the artist Onesimo Sima Oyana, known by the stage name of Kuma Ntem.

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14 February 2015
The Assistant Section Commissioner of Equatorial Guinea of the Milan Expo 2015, Rufino Ndong Esono, met with the artists participating in this event on the National Day of Equatorial Guinea.

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13 February 2015
On Tuesday, February 10, the Ambassador of the People's Republic of China in Equatorial Guinea, Wang Shixiong, and the headquarters staff celebrated Spring Festival with various cultural activities.

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10 February 2015
Between the past days of January 27 and 29, the 2nd Humanistic Reflection Week was carried out in the amphitheater of the University School of Health and Environment of Bata (EUSMA).

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06 February 2015
The Deputy General Commissioner of Equatorial Guinea for the exhibition this year received, on Monday, February 2, the representative of this art group based in Spain, to analyze the participation of the group on the International Day of Equatorial Guinea at this event.

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04 February 2015
With the new year, the Cultural Institute of French Expression (ICEF) opens its doors to all those interested in participating in the cultural activities of February.

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30 January 2015
Rufino Ndong Esono Nchama, Deputy General Section Commissioner of Equatorial Guinea at the exhibition, met with officials of the National Ceiba Ballet to review the details of their participation in Milan (Italy).

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07 January 2015
With the support of the Second Vice President of the Republic and President of the Youth Federation of the PDGE, Teodoro Nguema Obiang Mangue, a macro concert was held on the mainland capital between December 31 and January 2, to celebrate the beginning of the New Year 2015.

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31 December 2014
As every year in the month of December, the Bonko Association has organized its traditional dance throughout the streets and neighborhoods of the capital of Equatorial Guinea, Malabo.

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24 December 2014
The restaurant La Bola in Sipopo was the venue on December 19 of the fashion show of the fifth edition of the International Malabo Fashion Week, held under the slogan "Survival", and that served to pay homage to Maria Nieves Ela Asumu, one of its founders.

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19 December 2014
On December 19, the city of Malabo will host the fifth edition of the Malabo International Fashion Week, whose theme is "Survival" and pays tribute to Maria Nieves Ela Asumu.

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18 December 2014
The Hotel Sofitel President was the venue on December 4 of the 15th Anniversary of the Biodiversity Protection on the island of Bioko (BBPP) Program. During the event, information was provided about the plans for next year.

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17 December 2014
In the afternoon of Friday, December 12, artisans in the towns of Ureca and Moka, in the province of Bioko, in coordination with the NGO BBPP (Bioko Biodiversity Protection Program) present in the ICEF (Cultural Institute of French Expression) an exhibit of their products.

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17 December 2014
From renowned architects to high school students -including diplomatic missions in the British capital- the Second Afro-Hispanic Cultural Week (December 8-12), sponsored by the Embassy of Equatorial Guinea in the UK, brought together diverse audiences.

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16 December 2014
This December the cultural centers offer a series of activities during Christmas and New Year, among which are the Christmas carol contest that, on this occasion, is organized by the Spanish Cultural Center and the Equatorial Guinean Cultural Center.

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15 December 2014
The Association of Wives of African Ambassadors in Belgium (AEEAB), currently chaired by Perseveranda Mangue de Nvono-Nca, wife of the Ambassador of Equatorial Guinea in Brussels, organized on December 6, with absolute success of public, a charity football match pitting the ambassadors against their sponsors, as an "appetizer" for the charity dinner against Ebola on December 12.

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11 December 2014
On Friday, December 5, the French Cultural Center opened its doors to singers in a new space: the free recording studio for the musical talents of the capital.

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10 December 2014
Organized by the awareness program of ECOGUINEA, belonging to the project "Support for the management and conservation of biological resources of Pico Basile", the event was held from December 2 to 5 at the Spanish Cultural Center in Bata. The festival included various cultural and informative activities to inform people of the environmental problems currently affecting the country: commercial hunting, waste management and deforestation.

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09 December 2014
The Embassy of Equatorial Guinea in the UK is promoting the Second Afro-Hispanic Cultural Week, between December 8 and 12 at La Galleria Pall Mall in London. This year's event focuses on a presentation on the Equatorial Guinea Heritage 2020 project regarding the different influences and periods of architecture of Equatorial Guinea.

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01 December 2014
The sixth edition of the defense of dissertations in the School of Environmental Science at the National University of Equatorial Guinea (UNGE) was held in the auditorium of the institution, on Thursday, November 27, chaired by the Rector, Carlos Nze Nsuga .

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25 November 2014
The Equatorial Guinean artist Rachel Epam inaugurated on November 20 the exhibit "Africa has a woman's name" a warm and versatile exhibit, which will remain in Madrid's Orfila Gallery until January 10.

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24 November 2014
Once again this year the Ministry of Social Affairs and Gender Equality commemorates November 25, International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women. Several activities were organized in Malabo for this event.

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21 November 2014
The Equatorial Guinea Heritage 2020 project organized a workshop to promote the traditional cultures of our country. The course is aimed at children from various schools in Malabo, as heirs of the future of our country, as stated to www.guineaecuatorialpress.com by Montserrat Villaverde, co-director of the project along with Laida Memba.

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20 November 2014
The researcher Armando Ela Nsue presented on Thursday, November 13, in the Equatorial Guinean Cultural Center, the conference on "Protection Mechanisms for the Bantu family."

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19 November 2014
On Saturday, November 15, in Malabo the Eco Carnival Parade was held, an activity that mobilized numerous and lively participants, many of them young students in costume.

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18 November 2014
This committee met on Wednesday, November 5, with the candidates who want to work in the activities planned by Equatorial Guinea at the World Expo, which will take place in Italy, in the city of Milan, between May and October 2015. The meeting was led by the Delegate Minister of Foreign Affairs and Chairman of the committee, Pedro Ela Nguema Buna.

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13 November 2014
Among the activities planned by the Cultural Institute for French Expression, on the occasion of the great Eco Carnival festival, to be held in Malabo, last Friday a school garden competition was held, which was won by the Colegio Pilar of Buepoyo.

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10 November 2014
The Director of the Equatorial Guinean Cultural Centre for French Expression in Bata, Laureano Owono Mba Akumu, inaugurated on Friday, November 7, the art and cultural workshop organized by the Heritage Equatorial Guinea 2020 project, in the auditorium of this cultural institution.

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05 November 2014
Film Africa, the annual festival of the Royal African Society and the most important celebration of the African cinema in London, returns for the fourth consecutive year with a lineup full of attraction. A total of 85 titles will be projected, coming from 23 African countries, of which 56 will be premieres.

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04 November 2014
"Excellences" is the name of the book illustrated on the rich gastronomy of Africa, Caribbean, Pacific (ACP), in which the ten wives of ambassadors of this group of countries in Belgium have an outstanding role as driving forces of the edition.

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04 November 2014
This Monday, October 3, began the activities of the third edition of the Eco Carnival in the Cultural Institute of French Expression (ICEF), a real event in the Equatoguinean capital.

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01 November 2014
The singer Dj Arafat is in Malabo, since last Thursday, October 30, where he will put on several concerts, to later travel to the continental region and continue with his performances.

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27 October 2014
Located in Malabo II, the expansion area of the city, next to the new headquarters of the Bank of Central African States (BEAC), the CNH resort (Nsue y Hermanos) has opened its doors to expand the city's hotel offer.



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18 October 2014
The Mexican scientist was one of the winners in the first edition of the UNESCO-Equatorial Guinea Prize in 2012 for her research on trichomoniasis, a sexually transmitted disease that affects millions of people worldwide. The prize supported the progress of her work: "I am honored to have received this award from the Government of Equatorial Guinea, in support of our research on health problems and it has been a great encouragement to my work team," she says in this interview with www.guineaecuatorialpress.com.

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09 October 2014
The first international film shot in Equatorial Guinea, "Where the road runs out" (Al final de la carretera), won two awards in the San Diego Film Festival 2014 (USA). The participating Equatorial Guinean team acquired significant experience in working on the film.

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08 October 2014
The national film awards, the Ceiba Awards, 2014 edition, were delivered on September 28 during the closing ceremony of the 3rd South-to-South Travelling Film Festival of Equatorial Guinea (FECIGE). "Sólo una vez" (Only Once) is the title of the award-winning short film and the winners for Best Performance went to Gaviota C. Afang and Tito Lucio Nsue Nsue.

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20 September 2014
This weekend the Cultural Center for French Expression of Malabo will be the venue of the exhibition of paintings by the Ethiopian artist Salomon Fissha and the African Hip Hop Show.

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19 September 2014
From September 22 to 28, the island of Bioko and the city of Bata welcome the new edition of the South to South Traveling Film Festival of Equatorial Guinea (FECIGE). This event aims to be a meeting between African and Latin American cinema. In its varied programming, in addition to the showing of films, various activities, workshops and round table discussions are offered.

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06 September 2014
The festival takes place on Thursday, September 4-6 in the Equatorial Guinean Cultural Center and is supported by the versatile artist Piruchi Apo. The festival is attended by children under fourteen years of age of all nationalities living in Equatorial Guinea, with the aim to show the public her artistic talent.

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27 August 2014
This artistic and cultural tour, sponsored by the Obiang Nguema Mbasogo-Amilcar Cabral (FONMAC) Foundation, to publicize their work, brings together artists such as the National Ceiba Ballet, Piruchi Apo, Pili La Peligrosa and Tito Bolabote.

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23 August 2014
In addition to having become the vital center of national and international companies and institutions, the new area of Equatorial Guinea's capital can claim to be a huge gallery of the most striking contemporary architecture. There are numerous projects that remain open in the unstoppable development in our city.

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21 August 2014
The young Equatorial Guinean designer of international renown was the author of the clothes worn by Hasifa Kivumbi, who won the title of First Runner Up of Miss Africa USA 2014.

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11 August 2014
On Wednesday night, August 6, the Chinese Embassy in Malabo said farewell to the new students who will soon leave the country to study in different universities in the Asian giant. Ambassador Zhao Hongsheng advised the students to seize this opportunity to pursue their studies and get to know the development experienced by the People's Republic of China.

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06 August 2014
The Secretary of State for Culture and Tourism, Jose Antonio Esono Abeso Mequina, received on the morning of Tuesday, August 5, at his office in the ministry headquarters Pedro Duarte Meira, the head of the company that promotes tourism of the Lusophone area.

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29 July 2014
The Equatorial Guinean Cultural Center of Malabo is the cultural home of our country. During the visit to its installations, www.guineaecuatorialpress.com spoke with the general coordinator, Emiliana Afubu Nseng Ondo, who informed us about their activities and functioning.

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26 July 2014
After the success of her exhibits in the Equatorial Guinean Cultural Center and at the African Union Summit, the work of this self-taught artist has surprised all who have seen it. "My creations are the result of longing for my country," she tells us in her meeting with www.guineaecuatorialpress.com.

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15 July 2014
The director of the Equatorial Guinean Cultural Center for French Expression of Bata (CCGEFB), Laureano Owono Mba, representing the Minister of State for Culture and Tourism, provided a significant donation to the designer Mito to promote his fashion collection.

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10 July 2014
The director of the Guinean Cultural Center of French Expression (CCGEF), Laureano Owono Mba, held this Tuesday, July 8, a coordination meeting with the staff of the cultural institution, in one of the rooms of its headquarters in Bata.

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08 July 2014
As the culmination of the Spanish Food week in Malabo, the Economic and Commercial Office of Spain organized a Tapas Route in four hotels in the Equatorial Guinean capital. In the end, Magno Suites was the winner of this delicious offer.

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11 June 2014
The meeting room of the Hotel Sofitel Sipopo in Malabo has become these days the focus of Spanish gastronomy for Central Africa, with a tempting display of products. The event was organized by the Economic and Commercial Office of Spain in Malabo. Gregorio Boho Camo, President of the Chamber of Commerce of Bioko, was one of many Equatorial Guineans who visited the exhibition.

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04 June 2014
The new bookmobiles will visit the towns and villages of Rio Muni, to present and provide books to book lovers.

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03 June 2014
The Deputy Director General of Culture and Tourism for the Continental Region, Aurelio Martin Obiang Nchama, led and participated in this week dedicated to cultural diversity, held on the Bata Seafront, between May 28 and 31.

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31 May 2014
During the week of June 8 to 14 the first Week of Spanish Food in Central Africa will take place in Malabo. It will be attended by the prestigious cook, a Michelin star, Xosé Torres Cannas, who will give a workshop on Spanish cuisine at the Hotel Sofitel Le Golf Sipopo.

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14 May 2014
Rufino Ndong Esono Nchama, in his capacity as Vice President of the Obiang Nguema Mbasogo-Amilcar Cabral Foundation (FONMAC) met on Monday, May 12, with the artists that will accompany the international exhibitions on political and socio-cultural journey of these two eminent African personalities during the tour that will start soon.

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30 April 2014
On April 25, the campus of the School of Medical Sciences of the city of Bata was the venue of a series of activities to commemorate World Book and Copyright Day.

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09 April 2014
Music, films and entertainment is what the Cultural Institute of French Expression (ICEF) is offering the public of Malabo in the upcoming days of April 9 to 11. In addition to experiencing the great performance of the French-Congolese singer Na Biso in his regional tour, performances of young Equatoguinean singers can also be enjoyed.

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07 April 2014
The Secretary-General of the PDGE, Jeronimo Osa Osa Ecoro, led the selection process for the new students traveling to the country, thanks to grants collected through the party, the UNGE and the Russian Government.

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03 April 2014
In the last week of March the 44th Anniversary of the International Francophone Day was held, commemorated every March 20. On this occasion, the Equatorial Guinean Cultural Center for French Expression of the continental capital prepared very special activities for it.

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31 March 2014
The Delegate Minister of Culture and Tourism, Guillermina Mekuy Mba, visited on Friday, March 28, the works of the new Presidential Library and Museum of Mongomo. She also inspected the Vocational School of Hospitality, Tourism, Arts and Trades of this city.

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29 March 2014
Art, music and theater: this is the interesting choice of leisure and culture offered by the ICEF of Malabo this weekend.

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18 March 2014
The Cultural Institute of French Expression of Malabo organized several activities to commemorate this cultural week, which began on March 15 and will run until March 22.

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22 February 2014
The Delegate Minister of the Department of Culture and Tourism in Equatorial Guinea is gradually becoming an international celebrity sought out by various international media not only for directing the country's affairs in culture and tourism, but also for her activities as a writer, model and editor in the fashion world.

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07 February 2014
Pedro Doña Santana was received by the Delegate Minister of Culture and Tourism, Guillermina Mekuy Mba Obono, to study common issues of cooperation.

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30 January 2014
The Equatorial Guinean artist presented on January 27 in the Equatorial Cultural Center a collection of pictures depicting the activities of African women in different fields.

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28 January 2014
This weekend, the Equatorial Guinean Cultural Center has hosted the Chinese Spring Festival, inaugurated by the Delegate Minister of Culture and Tourism, Guillermina Mekuy, and the Chinese Ambassador, Zhao Hongsheng.

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25 January 2014
The Equatorial Guinean academics of the Spanish Language Academy, Agustin Nze Nfumu and Federico Edjo Ovono, presented to Vicente Ehate Tomi the memorandum of the creation of the Spanish Language Academy in Equatorial Guinea, approved by the President of the Republic.

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24 January 2014
Since Monday, January 20, in Malabo, the cultural center exhibits the works of the painter Masamba, who will submit his best work for two weeks.

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22 January 2014
On the occasion of the Chinese Spring Festival, a group of artists from Tianjin (China) will perform in Malabo between January 23 and 26.

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16 December 2013
The Equatoguinean Cultural Center and the Spanish Cultural Center organized on December 11 to 14 a Christmas Carol Competition, in which participated various choirs from different churches and some schools.

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04 December 2013
Under the title "Beautiful China", this photographic exhibit was presented at the Equatorial Guinean Cultural Center of Malabo, on the afternoon of Monday, December 2.

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29 November 2013
Yesterday, November 27, began the seventh edition of the festival with a press conference and a meeting of the rappers in the Hotel Sofitel Sipopo Le Golf.

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25 November 2013
Fans of national music are dismayed over the death of the singer Fifi La Mirey, which took place last November 16, at the Bata Regional Hospital due to heart failure.

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23 November 2013
Anacleto Olo Mibuy, President of Research, Science and Technology Council of Equatorial Guinea (CICTE), in his capacity as Secretary-General of the Friends of Obiang Movement (MAO), received on Wednesday, November 20 the representative of that institution in the Republic of Cameroon, Clemente Mossa Mondjeli.

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23 November 2013
On November 27 began the new edition of this festival, each time more settled in the music scene of Malabo. During these days, Equatorial Guinean hip hop artists such as Jamin, Metrico and Negro Bey share the stage with international artists. The three centers of Malabo -Spanish, French and Equatorial Guinean- came together to celebrate the most popular festival of the year.

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21 November 2013
On November 16, the singer Fifi La Mirey, one of the most popular artists in the country, passed away after a long illness.

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06 November 2013
In the early evening of Monday, November 4, in the British capital opened the first Cultural Week of Equatorial Guinea, with the presence of the Delegate Minister of Culture and Tourism, Guillermina Mekuy, who was accompanied by the Ambassador of Equatorial Guinea in the UK, Mari Cruz Evuna Andeme.

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04 November 2013
The Department of Culture and Tourism of Equatorial Guinea, along with the Equatoguinean Embassy in London, United Kingdom, has organized a series of events that will permit making known the best of the Equatorial Guinean culture in the most cosmopolitan capital of Europe. The Equatorial Guinean Cultural Week is inaugurated today, November 4, at 19:00 hours.

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29 October 2013
On October 23, the Embassy of the Caribbean country celebrated this memorable date with a Cultural Gala which was attended by a large audience and numerous personalities.

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26 October 2013
As the closing of a seminar on cultural and company management, the Spanish Cultural Center of Malabo (CCEM) proposes a cultural tourist route to visit some of the most important buildings of the city.

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16 October 2013
Malabo has become, at last and after many difficulties, the only city in the world where one can see the fantastic full collection of personal artifacts of the great music star.

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12 October 2013
The delegation that attended the Annual Assembly of the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) in Geneva from September 23 to October 3, was headed by the Chairman of the Council of Research, Science and Technology of Equatorial Guinea (CICTE), Anacleto Olo Mibuy.

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09 October 2013
On Tuesday, October 8, the literary contest, organized by the Ministry of Education and Science, took place at the Pilar Buepoyo Integrated Center on the occasion of the 45th Anniversary of the Independence of Equatorial Guinea.

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01 October 2013
Our country will show, from September 30 to October 4, all its cultural wealth and diversity in the Moroccan capital, where it has programmed exhibitions, concerts, dance performances and lectures to make itself known.

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30 September 2013
Guillermina Mekuy, Delegate Minister of the Culture and Tourism Department, chaired the dinner at the Hilton Hotel in Malabo that gathered the representatives of the companies of the sector.

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30 September 2013
Once again Malabo became one of the international capitals of fashion with the fourth edition of the most important fashion show of designers from our country, and which was also attended by the international top model Rebecca Ayoko.

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28 September 2013
The short film "Lampara" by director Ruben Monsuy, awarded the CEIBA award, will represent Equatorial Guinean film at the 10th African Film Festival of Cordoba-FCAT.

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27 September 2013
The young singer, who is currently one of the best international voices of Equatorial Guinean music, aspires to this important award sponsored by French institutions. It is the listeners themselves who decide the winner, so it is possible to support Nelida by voting on this page: http://www.prixdecouvertes.com/en/vote.

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27 September 2013
El Suave, Annobones and Maximiliano have won the Song Festival 2013, organized by the Spanish Cultural Center in Malabo (CCEM) and the Equatorial Guinean Cultural Center (CCEG).

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26 September 2013
Guillermina Mekuy, Delegate Minister of Culture and Tourism issued a message of welcome to the candidates of the sixty countries that will participate in Miss World Tourism, whose final will be held in upcoming days in Malabo between September 27 and October 12.

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25 September 2013
"Rainbow, diversity and color" is the theme of the fourth edition of the Malabo International Fashion Week, organized by the magazine Ewaiso, which this year has established itself as a special tribute to Nelson Mandela, describing him as the father of African fashion.

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07 September 2013
Last Thursday began this festival at the Spanish Cultural Center in Malabo (CCEM), with the presentation of the fifteen selected participants and the great concert of the artists Desmali, Betty Akna and Nelida Karr. In this project the Equatorial Guinean Cultural Center (CCEG) and the CCEM will come together once again for the training and promoting of Equatorial Guinean artists.

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14 August 2013
The Equatorial Guinean rapper, residing in Madrid, presents his new sixteen-track album, which is a mix of Fang, his native language, and Spanish, which he speaks rapping.

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27 July 2013
The sound and lighting equipment donated by the firm Marathon was inaugurated in this musical event.

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22 July 2013
The population of the city of Cogo has held this weekend the festivities for its patron saint, Our Lady of Carmel (July 16), with the attendance of several guests from the Republic of Gabon, the city of Añisok, Cabo San Juan, Corisco, Mbini, and the inhabitants of this town, which is in the province of Litoral.

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02 July 2013
The programming of the station has inaugurated this weekend a space where music and laughter are the main course of its new menu.

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27 June 2013
The short film "Lampara", directed by Malabo director Ruben Monsuy, was the winner of Ceiba Awards, endowed with 500,000 CFA francs, for best national audiovisual production. "El destino de Juana y Luisa" by Eulogio Bang, won the Audience Award, worth 200,000 CFA francs.

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20 June 2013
The three cultural centers in Malabo are preparing for June 21 and 22 a big show of music, life and Bantu mythology to celebrate the great interdisciplinary music festival 2013, organized by actor, choreographer and percussionist Gorsy Edu.

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15 June 2013
The new album of Equatorial Guinean singer Nelida Karr will be presented on Saturday, June 15, at the Cultural Center French Expression in Malabo.

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12 June 2013
The singer Angel Custodio has been, for some weeks now, the host of the new TVGE program "Tengo un sueño" ("I have a dream"). A new and interesting space of a social nature that shows us the lives of some people with disabilities, and reminds us of something that none of us should forget: that a disability does not make anyone unable.

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08 June 2013
The event took place at the home of late sculptor Leandro Mbomio, as homage to his work in the field of culture, science and technology, both outside and inside the country.

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03 June 2013
The Spanish Cultural Centers in Equatorial Guinea (Malabo and Bata) and the Motion Picture Association of Equatorial Guinea (ACIGE), in collaboration with various local and international institutions such as Casa Africa, UNICEF and the Ministry of Culture and Tourism in Equatorial Guinea, announced the 2nd South-South Itinerant Film Festival of Equatorial Guinea (FECIGE), the annual event of the audiovisual sector in the country.

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28 May 2013
Next weekend our elders will speak on the stage of Malabo's theater in the play "Dale Recuerdos", which will premiere on Saturday at the Cultural Institute of French Expression (ICEF) and Sunday at the Guinean Cultural Center. A play, starring elders of all ethnicities, which offers a show based on the message of experience, culture and wisdom. You can't miss it.

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28 May 2013
The Embassy of Spain in Equatorial Guinea is preparing a special tribute to the great Equatorial Guinean Hispanist and Africanist sculptor. The event will take place on June 7 at the diplomatic offices.

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24 May 2013
The Equatorial Guinean singer, popularly known as Anfibio, is touring several African countries to promote Equatorial Guinean music.

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We reproduce the full text of both decrees below.Signing of protocols establishing diplomatic relations between Equatorial Guinea and Jamaica· Surrounded by the diplomatic staff of both permanent missions to the United Nations, the permanent representatives of the Republic of Equatorial Guinea, Anatolio Ndong Mba, and of Jamaica, Courtenay Rattray, proceeded on the morning of May 18 to sign the protocols through which the governments of both countries establish diplomatic relations.Presentation of the Draft Decree that creates the industrial zone in Mbini· The Prime Minister of the Government, for Administrative Coordination, Vicente Ehate Tomi, on Wednesday, May 20, directed the fourth meeting of the Interministerial Council 2015.The Government of Equatorial Guinea ensures funding for the development of the malaria vaccine· The Government of the Republic of Equatorial Guinea announced an agreement to continue the trials of the PfSPZ vaccine of Sanaria®Inc. against malaria, which are already being carried out in the country. The positive results could lead to a mass vaccination campaign to eliminate the infection in Equatorial Guinea, which could also become the center of global production and marketing of the vaccine in the future.President Obiang congratulated Cameroon on the anniversary of its unification· The Republic of Cameroon held on May 20 the day of its unification. On the occasion of this historic date, the President of the Republic of Equatorial Guinea, H.E. Obiang Nguema Mbasogo, sent a message of congratulations to his counterpart, H.E. Paul Biya; we reproduce the full text below.Delivery of office of the new Coordinator of the I.E.C. Abogacía in Bata· The Regional Delegate of Information, Press and Radio, Matías Nsang Esono, representing the Minister, Eugenio Nze Obiang, presided over the delivery of office for the new coordinators of the I.E.C. Abogacía Project, on Monday, May 18.Bubi Cultural Week in Malabo· On the occasion of the celebration, each May 20 in Rebola, of the traditional rite of Botoi, the Cultural Institute of French Expression (ICEF) of Malabo has scheduled a week of cultural activities regarding the Bubi people.Meeting of the Prime Minister with the Ambassador of Cuba· The reason for the visit of the Ambassador of Cuba in Equatorial Guinea, Pedro Doña Santana, to the Prime Minister for Administrative Coordination, Vicente Ehate Tomi, was to convey the congratulations of the Cuban government for his re-election as head of the Government. The meeting was also an opportunity to review the relations of cooperation between the Caribbean island and Equatorial Guinea.Working meeting of the Head of State in Niger· At the invitation of the Nigerian President, H.E. Mahamadou Issoufu, the President of the Republic of Equatorial Guinea, H.E. Obiang Nguema Mbasogo, on May 17 to 18, 2015, made a first visit to the Republic of Niger.The People's Republic of China opens a mission dedicated to the African Union· The Chinese Vice Minister for Foreign Affairs, Zhang Ming, visited the headquarters of the institution in Addis Ababa (Ethiopia), and stated that this opening is "a clear sign of China's commitment to further strengthen its strategic partnership with Africa." For her part, the President of the African Union Commission (AUC), Nkosazana Dlamini Zuma, congratulated the Asian giant for this decision.Ehate Tomi receives the Regional Director of the United Nations Program· The Prime Minister of the Government for Administrative Coordination, received last weekend the Assistant Administrator and Regional Director of the United Nations Development Program (UNDP) to Central Africa. Abdoulaye Mar Dieye announced that the institution will collaborate in strengthening the Equatorial Guinean Government program, in view of Horizon 2020.Equatorial Guinea's ambassador delivered a message from President Obiang to his counterpart in Nigeria· On April 22, the Ambassador of Equatorial Guinea in Nigeria, Job Obiang Esono Mbengono, was received in an audience by the President-elect of Nigeria, Muhammadu Buhari.Visit of the representative of the American Chamber of Commerce· The president of the Chamber of Commerce of Bioko, Gregorio Boho Camo, together with his deputies, Antonio Mete Chicampo and Pedro Nguema Ebile, received on Friday, May 15, the President of Exxon Mobile and representative of the American Chamber of Commerce in our country, David Findley. The aim of this meeting was to explore cooperation areas between the two business entities.Trip to Niger of H.E. Obiang Nguema Mbasogo· The President of the Republic, H.E. Obiang Nguema Mbasogo, departed from Malabo on Sunday, May 17, bound for the city of Niamey, capital of the Republic of Niger, on a working visit, accompanied by some members of the Government, including the Minister of Foreign Affairs for International Relations and Cooperation, Agapito Mba Mokuy.Message of condolence from President Obiang· The Head of State of the Republic of Equatorial Guinea, Obiang Nguema Mbasogo, sent a message of condolence to his counterpart of the Republic of Chad, H.E. Idriss Deby Itno, for the death of Mahamat Ali Abdallah Nassour, President of the Economic and Social Council, last May 12. We reproduce the full text below.Work meeting of the Minister of Education· The Minister of Education and Science, Jesús Engonga Ndong, met on May 14 with the heads of the company behind the creation project of the American University of Central Africa.The vaccination campaign against polio begins· The Government of Equatorial Guinea, through the Ministry of Health and Social Welfare, in collaboration with several NGOs, started on May 14 the first phase of vaccination against polio so far this year 2015.Audiences of H.E. Obiang Nguema Mbasogo in the People's Palace· The President of the Republic and current Chairman of the CEMAC, H.E. Obiang Nguema Mbasogo met on May 14, separately, with some diplomats and representatives of international organizations accredited in Equatorial Guinea.Third Interministerial Council of 2015· Vicente Ehate Tomi, Prime Minister of the Government for Administrative Coordination, chaired on May 15 the third Interministerial Council of 2015.Ehate Tomi presents before the Parliament a package of draft laws that arose in the 5th National Dialogue· The Prime Minister of the Government appeared, on May 13, before the Chamber of Deputies to present a package of provisions related to the draft laws arisen from the agreements reached in the 5th National Dialogue. Vicente Ehate Tomi requested the support of the parliamentary plenary for this set of drafts so they may be promulgated by the High Courts of the State. We attach the full text of his speech to this news article. Inauguration of the school Gabriel Ondo in Bata· After its opening on April 30, and on the occasion of the seventieth anniversary of its founder, on Tuesday, May 12, the Ambassador of Equatorial Guinea accredited in the Kingdom of Spain, Purificacion Angue Ondo Avomo, officially inaugurated this private center in the city of Bata.Program of activities of the Senate· The President of the Senate, Teresa Efua Asangono, was the person in charge of presiding on May 13 over the plenary session in which the work agenda was disclosed that would be carried out before the closing of this First Ordinary Period of Sessions of 2015, which took place in the Ngolo International Congress and Conferences Center in Bata.Malabo celebrates its 4th Biodiversity Week· From May 18 to 23, the city of Malabo will hold its 4th Biodiversity Week; the event has already been hailed as the key event to learn about projects and institutions working on the conservation of biodiversity in Equatorial Guinea, one of the more important worldwide.The Head of State meets with the vice president of Exxon Mobil· The President of the Republic, H.E. Obiang Nguema Mbasogo, held last May 11 a meeting with the vice president of Exxon Mobil for Africa, Randy Broiles, who expressed his satisfaction for continuing to operate in Equatorial Guinea.An Equatorial Guinean delegation participates in the Reconciliation Forum of the Central African Republic· The work of the National Reconciliation Forum of the Central African people, from May 4, took place in the headquarters of the Assembly of the National Transitional Council of the city of Bangui, ended on Monday, May 11, with a joint communiqué by the representatives of the transitional government, political parties, civil society, armed groups, association of women and youth, representatives of religious denominations, etc.Exxon Mobil celebrates the production of one billion barrels in Equatorial Guinea· The subsidiary of the multinational Exxon Mobil held a grand ceremony regarding the activities of oil production in Equatorial Guinean lands since the 90s. The event took place in one of the rooms adjoining the Sipopo Conference Center (Malabo ), on Monday, May 11. It was attended by national and international authorities, and several employees and members of the Government received awards.The Mayor of Malabo meets with the women from the markets· On Tuesday, May 12, Maria Coloma Edjang Bengono, Mayor of the city of Malabo, met with the sellers of the various markets of the capital, to inform them about the message sent by the First Lady, Constancia Mangue.The Secretary of State for Toll Roads meets with his personnel in Bata· The new Secretary of State of the Presidency of the Government, for Roads, Tolls and Airport Infrastructures, Pedro Ndong Nvono Nsa, accompanied by the presidential adviser on the subject of Toll Roads, Mariano Nguema Crooner and the Director General of Toll Roads, Victor Magencio Esono, met on May 5 with all the personnel belonging to this department in the continental part of the country.Closing of the seminar for the personnel of the Children’s Rights Committee· The vice president of the National Children’s Rights Committee, Fortunato Ofa Mbo, in representation of the president of the entity, Constancia Mangue de Obiang, led the closing of the seminar directed at the district personnel of the committee, on Friday, May 8, in the Ngolo Conference Palace, in Bata.Meeting of Gregorio Boho Camo with representatives of the Civil Society· The president of the Chamber of Commerce of Bioko, Gregorio Boho Camo, met last weekend with the representatives of the Civil Society in Equatorial Guinea, with the objective of informing this collective about the role that it should carry out for its good operation, as well as its registration in the Chamber.Expansion of References of the Ministerial Council· Under the chairmanship of the Head of State and Government, H.E. Obiang Nguema Mbasogo, and with the attendance of the First Vice President for Presidential Affairs, Ignacio Milam Tang, the Second Vice President for Defense and State Security, Teodoro Nguema Obiang Mangue, the Prime Minister of the Government for Administrative Coordination, Vicente Ehate Tomi, the first deputy ministers and other members of the Government, the executive met last May 8 at the People's Palace of Malabo.Dialogue between the CEMAC Commission and the AfDB Partnership· Late last April, Pierre Moussa, President of the CEMAC Commission (Economic and Monetary Community of Central Africa), visited the headquarters of the African Development Bank (AfDB) in Abidjan, Ivory Coast.The Minister of Education receives the Chinese Ambassador· The Minister of Education and Science, Jesús Engonga Ndong, received on Monday, May 11, the Ambassador of the People's Republic of China, Zhao Hongsheng, to address issues related to the education system.The ambassador to the EU, the new Permanent Representative to the OPCW· The Equatorial Guinean Ambassador to the European Union (EU), the Kingdom of Belgium, the Kingdom of the Netherlands, the Kingdom of Denmark, the Republic of Turkey and the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg, Carmelo Nvono Nca, presented on May 8 in the Dutch city of the Hague the credentials accrediting him as the Permanent Representative of the Republic of Equatorial Guinea to the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW).First Ministerial Council after the Government reshuffle· The Reference Expansion addressed in this Ministerial Council, whose agenda contemplated ten main points, was directed by the Minister of Information, Press and Radio, Eugenio Nze Obiang, the current Minister Government Spokesperson, who is seconded as Deputy Spokesperson by Alfonso Nsue Mokuy, Third Deputy Prime Minister of the Government for Human Rights.The Minister of Commerce and Business Promotion receives a delegation of the Chamber of Commerce of Bioko· The Minister of Commerce and Business Promotion, Alfredo Mitogo Mitogo, received on April 7 the directors of the Chamber of Commerce of Bioko, headed by its president, Gregorio Boho Camo, who came to deliver to the Minister the different agreements this institution has signed with the private business sector.The 2015 PDGE tour, a tribute to the militant base· The Working Tour, which the party has carried out throughout the country, fulfilled two main objectives. On the one hand, to present the two new deputies. In the second place, to make an important tribute to the militant base. Therefore, for the first time, a quarterly economic incentive has been delivered and a significant moral appreciation of all the base members has been made.Over 2,500 delegations will participate in the annual meeting of the AfDB· At the heart of the agenda for the meeting to be held in Abidjan (Ivory Coast) is the election of the eighth President of the AfDB and the celebration of the 50th anniversary of the institution, in addition to addressing the challenges facing Africa in key areas such as climate change, infrastructures, industry and governance.Vicente Ehate Tomi meets the representative of the UNDP· The Prime Minister of the Government for Administrative Coordination received in his office, on Thursday, May 7, the Resident Coordinator and Representative of the United Nations Development Program in Equatorial Guinea, Coumba Mar Gadio, who reported to Ehate Tomi on developments and progress in the cooperation between the UNDP and the Government of Equatorial Guinea.End of the tour in Bata for the ASHO· Officials and members of the Association of Sons of Obiang accompanied the members of the National Office for the working tour that the PDGE carried out throughout the country.The Secretary General commends all participants for the success of the 2015 Tour· "The work was successfully completed and fulfilled almost all of the objectives," said Jeronimo Osa Osa Ecoro to the team that participated in the work tour of PDGE 2015, at the final meeting. Prior to this meeting, a Thanksgiving Mass was held at the Cathedral of Bata.H.E. Obiang Nguema Mbasogo chosen President of the CEMAC· The city of Libreville, capital of the Republic of Gabon, hosted on Wednesday, May 6, the 12th Summit of the Head of State of the Economic and Monetary Community of Central Africa (CEMAC), in which H.E. Obiang Nguema Mbasogo was chosen President-in-Office of the community.The Summit of the CEMAC stresses its achievements in integration· The 12th Ordinary Session of the Summit of Heads of State of the Economic and Monetary Community of Central Africa (CEMAC), held on May 6 in Libreville (Gabon), has undertaken, among others, the agreements to permit the immediate free circulation of persons within the community territory, and to abandon the creation of an airline. From this date, the Head of State and Government of the Republic of Equatorial Guinea, H.E. Obiang Nguema Mbasogo, becomes its President, substituting H.E. Ali Bongo Ondimba, the President of Gabon.Program for strengthening the capacities of the CEMAC· Parliamentarians from Equatorial Guinea and Cameroon, Central African Republic, Republic of the Congo, Gabon, Chad, Democratic Republic of the Congo and Santo Tome and Principe will receive visits from representatives of the European Union, France and the United Nations Development Program (UNDP), in view of the reform of its public finances.Extraordinary Interministerial Council meeting to study free circulation in the CEMAC· The members of the Government in Malabo met on the afternoon of Thursday, May 7 in an Extraordinary Interministerial Council meeting, to submit to study the previous approach of our country on the free circulation of goods and persons in the area of the Economic and Monetary Community of Central Africa (CEMAC).PDGE Tour 2015: Last meeting with militancy in Micomeseng and Bata· The final stop of the itinerary made by the heads of the National Office of Democratic Party of Equatorial Guinea (PDGE) took place on Wednesday, May 6, at the Palace of Ngolo in Bata. A day earlier, the meeting took place in Micomeseng.Presentation of letters of credence· The Vice President of Argentina, Amado Boudou, received the letters of credence from eleven foreign ambassadors who will begin their mission in the South American country. Among the accredited diplomats is the Ambassador of Equatorial Guinea in Brazil, Benigno Matute Tang, as concurrent ambassador in Argentina.Trip of the President of the Republic to Gabon· On Wednesday, May 6, started an official visit of the President of the Republic of Equatorial Guinea, Obiang Nguema Mbasogo, to Libreville, the capital of the Republic of Gabon, to attend the 12th Ordinary Session of the Summit of the Economic and Monetary Community of Central Africa.German Film Week· Each year, the German Embassy in Equatorial Guinea and the French Institute-ICEF (Cultural Institute of French Expression) of Malabo organizes an event dedicated to German cinema. This is a selection of Germanic films offered to the public throughout the week.The Minister of Information with the personnel of the department· The Minister of Information, Press and Radio, Eugenio Nze Obiang, began his workday of May 5 with a meeting with the employees of the department under his charge. One of the objectives of this meeting was to be informed on the situation of the personnel, analyze the problems and find solutions to them as soon as possible. The meeting took place in the headquarters of the department in Malabo II.Meeting of the Steering Committee of the CECPLP· A delegation of the Chamber of Commerce of Bioko, headed by its president, Gregorio Boho Camo, in his capacity as vice president of the Business Confederation of the Portuguese-speaking Countries (CECPLP) and delegate of Equatorial Guinea of this linguistic community attended from April 23 to 25 a meeting of the Steering Committee of the confederation, to study the way to support the private business sector.More news | Search Engine | Subscribe Subscribe