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Prime Minister Announces Commencement of the Bondoukou University Project in Côte d'Ivoire
Date:2019-12-26 VisitCount: Font size:[ L M S ]

On December 19 local time, the foundation laying ceremony of the Bondoukou University Project Phase I in Côte d'Ivoire undertaken by CGGC was held in Bondoukou, where the project is located. Prime Minister Amadou Gon Coulibaly of Côte d'Ivoire visited the construction site to lay the foundation for and announced the officially commencement of the project. Minister of Higher Education and Scientific Research, Minister of Planning and Development, and Minister of Agriculture of Côte d'Ivoire, Chairman of Zanzan Region, Mayor of Bondoukou, Deputy General Manager of CGGC International Yuan Baoyi, Head of the Regional Headquarters of West and North Africa and more than 2,000 local people together witnessed this significant moment.

Site of the foundation laying ceremony

The Phase I project is financed by the Islamic Development Bank, and CGGC has successfully won the bid via international public bidding. The project is located in the city of Bondoukou in the northeast of Côte d'Ivoire and covers the construction of teaching buildings, libraries, central administrative districts, teaching areas and living areas, with a planned construction period of 24 months. During the construction of the project, thousands of jobs will be provided locally, and 3,000 students will be accommodated at the initial stage after project completion, so as to enhance the capacity of higher education and scientific research in Côte d'Ivoire and cultivate a large number of local project management talents.

Prime Minister gave a speech

In his speech, Prime Minister Coulibaly praised the dedication and unremitting efforts of the Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research of Côte d'Ivoire in promoting this project and other university projects, and thanked CGGC and other parties for their contributions to the smooth commencement of the project. He noted that university projects are of great significance to the cultivation of talents and economic development in Côte d'Ivoire, and hoped that the project will be carried out smoothly as scheduled.

After the ceremony, Mr. Yuan Baoyi held friendly talks with the Prime Minister of Côte d'Ivoire, the Minister of Higher Education and Scientific Research, and the Minister of Planning and Development. He introduced the general situation of CGGC, and expressed the willingness to cooperate sincerely with Côte d'Ivoire to implement the project, and take this opportunity to actively participate in the infrastructure construction of Côte d'Ivoire, making new and greater contributions to the economic and trade cooperation between China and Côte d'Ivoire.

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