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    M. MICHEL GOLY, IVORY COAST SECRETARY OF STATE FOR CONSTRUCTION, AND DR. AZIZ YASSIN, UNITED?

  • Description

    M. MICHEL GOLY, IVORY COAST SECRETARY OF STATE FOR CONSTRUCTION, AND DR. AZIZ YASSIN, UNITED ARAB REPUBLIC HOUSING MINISTER, ON MONDAY LAID THE FOUNDATION STONE OF THE EGYPTIAN IMPORT-EXPORT EL NASR SOCIETY'S NEW BUILDING IN ABIDJAN. THE BUILDING, COSTING NEARLY THREE HUNDRED THOUSAND STERLING (NEARLY TWO THOUSAND MILLION FRANCS CFA), IS EXPECTED TO BE READY FOR OCCUPATION BY FEBRUARY 1969.

    DR. YASSIN'S VISIT TO ABIDJAN WAS THE FIRST EVER BY AN EGYPTIAN MINISTER. HE CAME FROM NIAMEY, WHERE HE LAID THE FOUNDATION STONE OF OTHER EL NASR BUILDING. THE EL NASR SOCIETY IS REPRESENTED IN MORE THAN 20 AFRICAN COUNTRIES.

    BEFORE ATTENDING THE CEREMONY, DR. YASSIN WAS EARLIER RECEIVED BY PRESIDENT FELIX HOUPHOUET BOIGNY, TO WHOM HE CONVEYED GREETINGS FROM PRESIDENT NASSER.

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    Film ID:
    VLVAVKIP0NTDO8GVJFHGZ6EXAHGI
    Media URN:
    VLVAVKIP0NTDO8GVJFHGZ6EXAHGI
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    25/01/1967
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:47:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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