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    At a ceremony in the Ivory coast's capital of Abidjan on Monday (3 September) an accord was signed giving the country approximately a million dollars (GBP 400,000) worth of United States aid to help the development of local enterprises.

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    At a ceremony in the Ivory coast's capital of Abidjan on Monday (3 September) an accord was signed giving the country approximately a million dollars (GBP 400,000) worth of United States aid to help the development of local enterprises.

    The aid is part of a total of seven-and-a-half-million dollars (GBP 3 million) being given to the five countries of the "Conseil de L'Entente" -- made up of the Ivory coast, Dahomey, Nigher, Upper volta and Togo.

    The documents were signed at the Ministry of Economics and Finances in Abidjan. President at the ceremony were the Minister of Economics and Finance, M. Henri Konan Bedie, the representative of the Administrative Secretariat of funds of aid and guaranties of loans to the Conseil de L'Entente, M. Paul Kaya, the Bank of the Ivory Coast's representative, M. Amichia Rene and the U.S. Aid Representative in West Africa, Mr. Irving Rosenthal.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA7MTBLZH8SPNCLQMBC57V49A5
    Media URN:
    VLVA7MTBLZH8SPNCLQMBC57V49A5
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    05/09/1973
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:00:50:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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