Cote d'Ivoire throws 'Abe Cup' for visiting leader

/ Jan 12, 2014

Cote d'Ivoire throws 'Abe Cup' for visiting leader

Prime Minister Shinzo Abe watched the team final of a judo tournament named in his honor in the Cote d’Ivoire city of Abidjan on Saturday. “I was impressed to know that Japan-originated judo is loved by all of you,” Abe said in an address. ...

Cote d'Ivoire leader makes case for broader ties

Jun 4, 2013

Cote d'Ivoire leader makes case for broader ties

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Pledges to assist African development show “lots of generosity” but Japan can benefit from extending assistance in a variety of fields, Cote d’Ivoire President Alassane Ouattara said Monday. Cote d’Ivoire “showed a 9.8 percent economic growth last year and is considered one of the ...