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  1. African Cities World's Most Expensive for ExpatsRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 23 | HR Magazine

    ... packages." Other African cities that ranked high in the 2014 survey include Victoria, Seychelles (13) and Libreville, Gabon (19). Nairobi, Kenya rose by 30 spots to be ranked 117 in this year's survey. Conversely, Cape Town, South Africa fell eight ...

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  2. Water mains supply contract worth $40m awarded in EgyptRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 22 | WaterWorld

    ... Helwan II - with a total capacity of over 600,000 m3 for an estimated population of 6.1 million. Ntoum 7 (Libreville, Gabon) and at the end of 2012 another potable water plant at Oum Azza to improve water supplies to the coastal areas of ...

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  3. Gabon selects 7 firms for final oil block talksRead the original story

    Monday Jul 21 | Reuters

    Gabon's oil ministry said on Monday it has selected seven firms for a final round of negotiations as part of an offshore licensing round the government hopes will reverse a chronic decline in output.

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  4. Gabon: Immigrants Forced to Leave GabonRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 19 | AllAfrica.com

    Gabon has released 100 of some 500 Cameroonian, Chadian and Central African illegal immigrants detained for 10 months for unlawful mining.

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  5. Eastern Skyjet B732 at Libreville on Jul 17th 2014, aircraft on landing struck person on runwayRead the original story

    Friday Jul 18 | AVHerald

    ... 737-200 on behalf of Senegal Airlines, registration A6-ESR performing flight DN-55 from Cotonou (Benin) to Libreville (Gabon) with 130 passengers and 7 crew, landed on Libreville's runway but struck a person on the runway fatally injuring the ...

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  6. Immigrants Forced to Leave GabonRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 17 | Voice of America

    Gabon has released 100 of some 500 Cameroonian, Chadian and Central African illegal immigrants detained for 10 months for unlawful mining.

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  7. Amavubi makes drastic improvement on Fifa rankingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 18 | Umukino

    ... on Thursday in Zurich, Switzerland. Amavubi jumped from 116th to 109th globally after registering a 1-0 win over Gabon in last week's international friendly match played in Kigali, which was among the 46 friendlies considered by Fifa for this ...

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  8. The Betrayal of Dr. SchweitzerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 18 | Counterpunch

    ... and houses a museum that includes the bedrooms of Schweitzer and his wife. The hospital, considered one of the best in Gabon, serves not only people from that country, but also those from neighboring countries. One original feature of the hospital ...

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  9. Turning Africa's resources into rewardsRead the original story

    May 23, 2014 | China Daily

    Richard Attias, co-founder of New York Forum Africa, gives a keynote speech during the second edition of the forum in Libreville, Gabon in June 2013.

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  10. HerveRenard applies for Ivory Coast jobRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 17 | Umupira

    ... the 2012 Africa Cup of Nations with Zambia against the Elephants after a nerve-racking penalty shootout in Libreville, Gabon. The FA set up a committee last month to urgently recruit a new coach ahead of the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations qualifying ...

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  11. The Fight To Protect Whales Against The Navy's Noise PollutionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 16 | Switched

    ... in Nuuk, Greenland. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images) A whale jumps to the surface off the coast of Libreville in Gabon on August 19, 2013. AFP PHOTO / STEPHANE BERRY A Southern Right Whale breaches on September 5, 2013 in Hermanus, which has ...

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  12. Well-Known Humpback Whale Killed In Boat CollisionRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 12 | Switched

    ... in Nuuk, Greenland. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images) A whale jumps to the surface off the coast of Libreville in Gabon on August 19, 2013. AFP PHOTO / STEPHANE BERRY A Southern Right Whale breaches on September 5, 2013 in Hermanus, which has ...

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  13. Revealed: the top ten paid people in the UAERead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 10 | Al Bawaba

    ... and prices of goods for expatriate employees. Victoria in The Seychelles was at number 13, followed by Libreville in Gabon at number 19. Cities in Australia and Canada, however, went down the rankings. As the Australian dollar has depreciated ...

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  14. Gabon jets in for Rwanda friendly gameRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 10 | Umupira

    ... ahead of their scheduled international friendly match against Rwanda's Amavubi on Saturday at Kigali Regional stadium. Gabon ranked 89th arrived with a 46-man squad comprised of 20 players, nine technical staff members, six journalists and 11 ...

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  15. Equatorial Guinea: Leader's Son Obiang Loses Case Against French MagazineRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 6 | AllAfrica.com

    ... three years. I think that it's not so important for them, and what I'm saying about Obiang is also valid with Bongo in Gabon, with Sassou Nguesso in Congo [Brazzaville] and so on and so forth. That's probably the rationale behind this obsessive ...

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  16. Turning Africa's resources into rewardsRead the original story

    May 23, 2014 | China Daily

    Richard Attias, co-founder of New York Forum Africa, gives a keynote speech during the second edition of the forum in Libreville, Gabon in June 2013.

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  17. Ophir Energy disappoints with Okala well offshore GabonRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 26 | Live Charts

    Ophir Energy's 50%-owned Okala-1 well did not find significant hydrocarbons in the target areas, the company said on Thursday, marking a disappointing end to its 2014 exploration campaign in Gabon.

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  18. London pre-open: FTSE set for gains ahead of Financial Stability ReviewRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 26 | Live Charts

    ... in the target areas, the company said today, marking a disappointing end to its 2014 exploration campaign in Gabon. Okala-1, located in the Mbeli Block offshore Gabon, encountered a thick section of Aptian salt and well developed sandstones in the ...

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  19. Missing Airplane: 'Nigeria Can't Partake In Search Operation'Read the original story

    Wednesday Jun 25 | Ghanamma.com

    Following the disappearance of a four-seater plane on Monday night, the after taking off from Kano airport, en-route to Libreville, Gabon, the Nigerian Airspace Management Agency has said the plane did not get missing in Nigerian airspace.

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  20. Nigeria: Gabon Bound Plane MissingRead the original story

    Jun 24, 2014 | AllAfrica.com

    A four-seater plane flying from Nigeria to Gabon via Cameroon disappeared Monday night, Cameroon aviation sources said on Tuesday.

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