• Short Summary

    CONGO-KINSHASA RECENTLY RECEIVED TOW DIFFERENT KINDS OF AID VIA THE INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT AGENCY.

    THE FIRST INSTANCE?

  • Description

    CONGO-KINSHASA RECENTLY RECEIVED TOW DIFFERENT KINDS OF AID VIA THE INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT AGENCY.

    THE FIRST INSTANCE IS CURRENT DREGGING WORK ON A STRETCH OF THE CONGO NEAR ROMA OFF THE ISLAND OF MATEDA. A GIANT DREDGER HAS BEEN CUTTING A CHANNEL 36 FEET (11 METRES() DEEP TO ENABLE LARGER VESSELS TO NAVIGATE THE RIVER. THE COST OF THE WORK WILL BE PAID BY THE SALE OF CONGOLESE WORK THROUGH THE INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT AGENCY.

    A RECENT ARRIVAL AT THE NATIONAL PORT OF MATADI WAS THE CARGO VESSEL "DELTA ARGENTINA" AFTER AN ATLANTIC CROSSING FROM MOBILE, USA. HER CARGO OF 6,800 TONS INCLUDED 3,600 TONS OF RICE FOR CONGO-KINSHASA FROM THE INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT AGENCY.

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    Film ID:
    VLVADF85U6N1GO09IHPO7EQ1F37LN
    Media URN:
    VLVADF85U6N1GO09IHPO7EQ1F37LN
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    04/06/1968
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:19:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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