• More news

  • Just login, its free!!!!

News from Cape Verde - May to December 2019

News from Cape Verde - May to December 2019

22-Jan-2020

Some relevant news articles on Cape Verde from May to December 2019. 


May 2019:

Bank of Cabo Verde approves the takeover of Banco Internacional by Bahraini company - Macauhub. LINK: https://macauhub.com.mo/2018/05/25/pt-banco-de-cabo-verde-aprova-aprova-tomada-do-controlo-do-banco-internacional-por-sociedade-do-barem/

June 2019:

Bank of Cabo Verde reduces interest rate to boost credit to the economy. LINK:https://macauhub.com.mo/2019/06/05/pt-banco-de-cabo-verde-reduz-taxa-de-juro-para-reforcar-credito-a-economia/

World bank grants two loans to Cabo Verde. LINK: https://macauhub.com.mo/2019/06/10/pt-banco-mundial-concede-dois-financiamentos-a-cabo-verde/  

July 2019:

David Chow accused of blackmailing Cape Verde – Macau Business. LINK: https://www.macaubusiness.com/david-chow-accused-of-blackmailing-cape-verde/

Climate change: threat to Cape Verde turtles. LINK: https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2019/07/190711141302.htm        


August 2019:

Mum's Facebook post gets her kids into the Olympics - BBC Documentary. LINK: https:// www.bbc.com/news/av/world-africa-49237475/how-a-proud-mum-s-facebook-post-got-her- kids-into-the-olympics.

Cabo Verde and Angola sign agreement to avoid double taxation. LINK:https://macauhub.com.mo/2019/08/08/pt-cabo-verde-e-angola-assinam-acordo-para-evitar-dupla-tributacao/

United Kingdom was the largest source of tourists for Cabo Verde in first quarter. LINK:https://macauhub.com.mo/2019/08/09/pt-reino-unido-foi-o-maior-emissor-de-turistas-para-cabo-verde-no-1-o-trimestre/

New maritime transport concession in Cape Verde starts today with 13 trips. LINK:https://www.macaubusiness.com/new-maritime-transport-concession-in-cape-verde-starts-today-with-13-trips/

Cape Verde disconnects analogue TV signal transmission. LINK: https://www.panapress.com/ Cape-Verde-disconnects-analogue--a_630603358-lang2.html

September 2019:

Grasshopper plague hits four Cape Verde islands: LINK:https://www.macaubusiness.com/grasshopper-plague-hits-four-cape-verde-islands/

China steps in to ease housing challenge in Cape Verde. LINK:https://africa.cgtn.com/2019/09/18/china-steps-in-to-ease-housing-challenge-in-cape-verde/

Marriott International hopes to add 40 new properties across Africa by 2020. LINK:https://www.hospitalitynet.org/news/4095141.html

Cape Verdean Government mindful of bankruptcy of tour operator Thomas Cook. LINK:https://macauhub.com.mo/2019/09/24/pt-governo-de-cabo-verde-atento-a-falencia-do-operador-turistico-thomas-cook/

Over 100 dolphins become stranded on a beach on the island of Boavista, Cape Verde. LINK: https://metro.co.uk/2019/09/26/100-dolphins-become-stranded-beach-cape-verde-10815018/

October 2019:

EU boosts its partnership with Cabo Verde. LINK: https://allafrica.com/stories/201910080149.html

Cape Verde becoming one of West Africa's attractive destinations. LINK:https://macaudailytimes.com.mo/tourism-cape-verde-becoming-one-of-west-africas-most-attractive-destinations.html

Cape Verde plans security treaty with NATO. LINK:https://www.ecofinagency.com/public-management/1410-40568-cape-verde-plans-security-treaty-with-nato

15th Tropical storm - Depression off Africa may briefly become Tropical Storm Nestor. LINK:https://www.sun-sentinel.com/news/weather/hurricane/fl-ne-atlantic-tropical-depression-fifteen-20191014-nmiat6jkvzhe3jixky65gvmkvu-story.html

Cape Verde Airlines - Icelandair. LINK:https://www.anna.aero/2019/10/17/in-from-the-cold-cape-verde-airlines-africas-icelandair/

Cape Verde Government approves decree allowing airport service concession. LINK: https://macauhub.com.mo/2019/10/17/pt-governo-de-cabo-verde-aprova-decreto-lei-que-permite-concessao-do-servico-aeroportuario/

The warming climate is making baby sea turtles, almost all girls. LINK:https://www.washingtonpost.com/world/africa/the-warming-climate-is-turning-baby-sea-turtles-one-gender/2019/10/21/d571f3fe-e3a6-11e9-b0a6-3d03721b85ef_story.html

Chinese to provide Cape Verde with uniforms and equipment for armed forces. LINK:https://www.macaubusiness.com/cape-verde-chinese-to-provide-uniforms-equipment-for-armed-forces/

Airline off-loaded ill passengers. LINK:https://www.independent.co.uk/travel/news-and-advice/flight-ill-sick-plane-tui-british-airways-easyjet-ryanair-doctor-a9176021.html


November 2019:

The RAF service to Falklands refuels in Cape Verde. LINK:https://www.independent.co.uk/travel/news-and-advice/falklands-argentina-flight-latam-raf-buenos-aires-cordoba-sao-paulo-a9201251.html

Privatisation of Cabo Verde Airlines due to be completed December 31st 2019. LINK:https://macauhub.com.mo/2019/11/12/pt-privatizacao-da-cabo-verde-airlines-fica-concluida-a-31-de-dezembro-de-2019/

Troubled property scheme calls in restructure specialists. LINK:https://www.ftadviser.com/pensions/2019/11/19/troubled-overseas-property-firm-calls-in-restructure-specialists/        

December 2019:

New hotels take island of Sal to 750,000 annual stays: LINK: https://www.macaubusiness.com/cape-verde-new-hotels-take-island-of-sal-to-750000-annual-stays/

TUI adds thousands of seats from Doncaster, Sheffield and Newcastle. LINK: http://www.travelweekly.co.uk/articles/351285/tui-adds-74000-seats-out-of-doncaster-sheffield-for-winter-2020

Optical, dental charity work by Elaine Harries from Scotland. LINK:https://www.thecourier.co.uk/fp/news/local/dundee/1042723/dundee-model-elaine-harris-triples-optical-and-dental-charity-work-in-african-island-since-last-year/

Robinson Club debuts in Cape Verde. LINK: https://ftnnews.com/accommodation/38523-robinson-club-debuts-in-cape-verde


Comment

No Very





Captcha Image


Investing in Property

Cape Verde Islands
Vila Verde apartments

Some islands are popular with sun seekers who love white sandy beaches, other islands are mountainous, popular with walkers and trekkers.

More Info