• Short Summary

    At a press conference at the end of his six-day visit to France, president Joseph Mobutu of Congo-Kinshasa expressed great satisfaction with what had been achieved in his talks with president Pompidou.

  • Description

    At a press conference at the end of his six-day visit to France, president Joseph Mobutu of Congo-Kinshasa expressed great satisfaction with what had been achieved in his talks with president Pompidou.

    It was announced at the end of the visit that France is to almost double her financial aid to the Congo, and this will be used to develop transport, telecommunications, urban facilities and agricultural industries.

    French cars and lorries will be manufactured in the Congo under an agreement between the two countries, and cultural co-operation will also be stepped up.

    The Congolese Zaire is being quoted on the Pari. Stock Exchange, and guarantees given to private investors in Franc-zone countries are being extended to Congo-Kinshasa.

    President Mobutu expressed his satisfaction with his visit as follows:

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    Film ID:
    VLVA8J5X6K3Q16GE91I4H0ZSCUI74
    Media URN:
    VLVA8J5X6K3Q16GE91I4H0ZSCUI74
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    05/04/1971
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:07:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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