NEWS & PRESS

PRESIDENT JOSEPH KABILA INAUGURATES NEW HYDROELECTRIC PLANT IN NORTH KIVU PROVINCE

First stage of the project expected to produce 13.8 megawatts for DRC and the region GOMA—President of the Democratic Republic of Congo Joseph Kabila on Wednesday, December 16 attended the inauguration of a new hydroelectric plant in the North Kivu...

12/17/2015 | FULL ARTICLES, FULL ARTICLES & RELATED NEWS, RECENT NEWS, RECENT NEWS RELEASES, RECENT PRESS RELEASES | Read More >

PRESIDENT JOSEPH KABILA DELIVERS STATE OF THE NATION ADDRESS

KINSHASA — On Monday, December 14, President Joseph Kabila delivered his annual State of the Nation address to the people of the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC). In it, he reviewed recent developments in the DRC and looked ahead...

12/15/2015 | FULL ARTICLES, FULL ARTICLES & RELATED NEWS, RECENT NEWS, RECENT NEWS RELEASES, RECENT PRESS RELEASES | Read More >

DRC ARTICULATES PROPOSED CLIMATE CHANGE ADAPTATION PLAN AT UN CLIMATE CONFERENCE

KINSHASA—At the UN Climate Conference in Paris, the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) is articulating its intended nationally determined contribution (INDC) [its proposed contribution] to this global cause. Through targeted mitigation and adaptation activities, the DRC will secure means...

12/07/2015 | FULL ARTICLES, FULL ARTICLES & RELATED NEWS, RECENT NEWS, RECENT NEWS RELEASES, RECENT PRESS RELEASES | Read More >

DRC WELCOMES CHINA’S COMMITMENT OF $60 BILLION IN ASSISTANCE AND LOANS FOR AFRICA TO SUPPORT DEVELOPMENT ACROSS THE CONTINENT

KINSHASA—The Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) welcomes the recent announcement by Chinese President Xi Jinping that China will commit $60 billion of assistance and loans for Africa to support critical infrastructure development across the continent. This support includes $5...

12/05/2015 | FULL ARTICLES, FULL ARTICLES & RELATED NEWS, RECENT NEWS, RECENT NEWS RELEASES, RECENT PRESS RELEASES | Read More >

PRESIDENT JOSEPH KABILA ATTENDS FORUM ON CHINA-AFRICA COOPERATION

KINSHASA — The Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) announced today that President Joseph Kabila is at the Forum on China-Africa Cooperation (FOCAC). Held in Johannesburg, the summit brings together heads of state and government from Africa and China to...

12/03/2015 | FULL ARTICLES, FULL ARTICLES & RELATED NEWS, RECENT NEWS, RECENT NEWS RELEASES, RECENT PRESS RELEASES | Read More >