Yaoundé is among the 10 Most Expensive...

ECA International, a specialized firm listed Yaoundé as one of the 10 most expensive cities for expatriates in Africa in its 2016 list published in 14 December. Yaoundé, Cameroon’s political capital is on the 9th spot of the said list with Ndjamena, capital of Chad as the 10th. Others on the list are Luanda, capital […]

Eren Holdings Inaugurates on 16 December in...

Medcem Cameroun owned by Eren Holdings, a Turkish company, is officially commissioning its cement factory in Douala, the economic capital of Cameroon, on 16 December 2016. The annual capacity of the said factory is 600,000 tons according to a source from the company. This cement company’s first production was in October 2015 before it slowly […]

Special Youth Programme Signed – University of...

Collaboration for a programme to educate and develop youths has been signed between the mobile phone company and the University. The “Youth Programme Initiative” of Vodafone Cameroon has been launched. With the launching, Vodafone Cameroon and the University of Yaounde II entered into a Memorandum of Understanding and signed the agreement last Friday, December 9, […]

Cameroon’s Penja Pepper Receives Protected Geographical Indications...

Penja pepper is Cameroon’s pride and one Africa’s highly successful geographically protected crops. The region’s very particular micro climate makes the flavor of penja pepper very distinct. After receiving the certification from the African Intellectual Property Organisation, its production has tremendously increased in three years period. Michel Gonomy of the African Intellectual Property Organisation stated […]

$325 Million to Strengthen and Improve Cameroon’s...

A $325 million International Bank for Reconstruction and Development (IBRD) loan was approved by the World Bank Board of Executive Directors to improve reliability and efficiency of Cameroon’s national electricity transmission network. The project on Electricity Transmission and Reform is the second IBRD program for Cameroon this year since 1992. The project’s goal is to […]

Cameroon’s Jan-Oct Oil Production Same as Last...

At 28l.6 million barrels, the oil production of Cameroon from January to October this year is still the same as of last year’s according to SNH, a state oil company. Since 1977, the Central African country has been pumping oil and has hit the highest point of 185,000 barrels per day 10 years later before […]

Batch Drilling of Two Wells Underway, Cameroon

Gaz du Cameroun S.A. (GDC), the Company’s Cameroon gas producing and distributing subsidiary, announces that following spudding of well La-107 on November 1 2016, it has successfully drilled, cased and cemented the uppermost, 18?” section of the well to a depth of 400 metres. Operations on La-107 were then suspended as planned and the rig […]

MTN Cameroon sets up new service centres

MTN Cameroon sets up new service centres

MTN Cameroon has officially opened two new service centres in the towns of Kousseri and Douala.   The MTN Kousseri Service Centre aims to offer subscribers of Kousseri more personalized service, Biztech reported.   They will no longer have to travel a long distance to go to the MTN Service Centre in Maroua.   The […]