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USAID Guarantees Loan for Azalech Coffee Roasting

Addis Ababa, Ethiopia April 14, 2019 Readout of Advisor to the President Ivanka Trump and USAID Administrator Mark Green’s Meeting with Ethiopian Women in Coffee (EWIC) Association Entrepreneurs and Announcement of USAID Loan Guarantee for Azalech Coffee Roasting Today, Advisor to the President Ivanka Trump, USAID Administrator Mark Green and OPIC Acting President and CEO […]

Addis Ababa, Ethiopia April 14, 2019 Readout of Advisor to the President Ivanka Trump’s Muya Site Visit in Ethiopia and Announcement of OPIC Financing for Muya   Advisor to the President Ivanka Trump, USAID Administrator Mark Green and OPIC Acting President and CEO David Bohigian met with Sara Abera, the owner of Muya Ethiopia, a leading textile and […]

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Her Highness Princess Lalla Joumala By Frederick Nnoma-Addison Miami Dade College, Miami, Florida – Thursday April 4, 2019 Morocco’s ambassador to the United States Her Highness Princess Lalla Joumala reaffirmed her country’s commitment to strengthening business ties with American companies during the fifth U.S.–Morocco Trade & Investment Forum held in Miami, Florida. “As His Majesty’s […]

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Photo: State Department   Michael R. Pompeo Secretary of State Washington, DC December 10, 2018 On behalf of the United States, I congratulate Senegal on the signing of its Millennium Challenge Corporation Compact. The $550 million Senegal Power Compact will modernize and strengthen Senegal’s power sector to increase economic growth and reduce poverty through improved […]

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  Department of Agriculture Washington, DC Press Release U.S. Beef Gains New Market Access in Morocco December 6, 2018 Washington, D.C. – U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer and U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue announced today that the government of Morocco has agreed to allow imports of U.S. beef and beef products into Morocco. 2018 […]

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Office of the Spokesperson Department of State Washington, DC July 12, 2018 Twenty-two women entrepreneurs from 13 African countries arrive in the United States this week to connect with their American counterparts and accelerate the growth of their businesses. The businesswomen in this year’s African Women’s Entrepreneurship Program (AWEP) join a network that has created […]

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Photo: State Department   Remarks John J. Sullivan Deputy Secretary of State Washington, DC July 11, 2018 DEPUTY SECRETARY SULLIVAN: Thank you, Robert, for that kind introduction, and good morning, everyone. It’s a pleasure to be with you this morning. On behalf of Secretary Pompeo, I’m honored to welcome you to the State Department. And […]

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Photo: US Embassy, Ghana   U.S. Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross, Presidents Advisory Council on Doing Business in Africa, Announce $1 Billion in Deals during Africa Mission 07/06/2018 12:01 PM E   U.S. Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross and a delegation from the President’s Advisory Council on Doing Business in Africa (PAC-DBIA) announced over $1 […]

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Story: Department of Commerce, Washington, DC 05/03/2018 04:36 PM EDT   U.S. Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross congratulates YAATRA Ventures, LLC, a Washington, D.C.-based manager of investment capital with a specific expertise in Africa, on its recently announced $2.85 billion Project Framework Agreement with the government of Uganda. The YAATRA Ventures-led Albertine Graben Refinery Consortium, […]

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MCC Signs Cote d’Ivoire Compact

MCC Acting CEO Jonathan Nash, left, and Côte d’Ivoire Minister of Economy and Finance Adama Koné, right, sign the Côte d’Ivoire Compact with Acting Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary of African Affairs Stephanie Sullivan and Côte d’Ivoire President Alassane Ouattara on Tuesday, Nov. 7, 2017, at the U.S. Department of State in Washington, D.C.   Picture: Steve […]

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