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Singapore signs investment treaties with Burkina Faso, Ivory Coast

Published on Aug 27, 2014 12:33 PM

SINGAPORE - Two African countries have signed investment treaties with Singapore to open up more bilateral business and investment opportunities.

Singapore's Second Minister for Trade and Industry S Iswaran signed the Burkina Faso-Singapore bilateral investment treaty with Burkina Faso's Minister for Industry, Commerce and Handicraft Arthur Kafando, the Ministry of Trade and Industry (MTI) said on Wednesday.

Mr Iswaran also signed the Ivory Coast-Singapore bilateral investment treaty with Ivory Coat's Minister for Commerce, Craft and SME Promotion Jean Louis Billon.

Both signings took place at the 3rd Africa Singapore Business Forum 2014 held in Singapore on Wednesday.

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