, | 07/12/2021
The Republic of Benin and the United Nations Sustainable Development Solutions Network (SDSN)announce the launch of a partnership to monitor and evaluate the progress and efforts of thegovernment of Benin to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). Through this technical partnership, the SDSN will play...
| 06/04/2021
The Minister of State in charge of the Economy and Finance and his colleague in charge of culture, proceeded on Thursday, June 3, 2021 in Cotonou, to the signing of a financing agreement with France represented by its Ambassador in Benin and the Director General...
| 05/27/2021
Officials of the General Directorate of the Treasury and Public Accounts (DGTCP), members of the Order of Chartered Accountants and Accountants, representatives of the Court of Auditors, experts in public finance management, officials of the Ministry of State in charge of Economy and Finance met...
| 05/20/2021
This Thursday, May 20, 2021 was held at Sèmè One the ceremony of confirmation of the signing of financing contracts relating to projects "Rainwater sanitation in the cities of Benin" and "health response against Covid-19 ”. It was face-to-face with three members of the Beninese...
| 05/19/2021
Beninese Minister of Economy and Finance Romuald WADAGNI on Rfi this Wednesday, May 19, 2021, interviewed by Christophe BOISBOUVIER. On the menu, the meeting in Paris, international financial solidarity for the benefit of developing countries, debt, the sustainability of this debt, the necessary good governance....
| 05/19/2021
The Minister of Economy and Finance, Romuald WADAGNI represented the Head of State, His Excellency Patrice TALON at the Summit on the financing of African economies which opened this Tuesday, May 18 in Paris (FRANCE). The idea for this summit germinated at the Élysée Palace...
| 05/07/2021
The many innovations contained in the provisions of the Law on the Modernization of Justice (LMJ) in Benin, were presented yesterday at private sector and Beninese justice actors at the Novotel Orisha in Cotonou. It is thanks to an Afterwork co-organized by the Sévérin ministers...
| 05/03/2021
Connection costs are now free for SMEs (Small and medium-sized enterprises) and SMIs (Small and medium-sized industries) whose electrical energy needs are between 140 and 160 KVA. It is on this reform implemented about a year ago by the Beninese government that the afterwork organized...
| 05/03/2021
Beninese Minister of Economy and Finance, Romuald Wadagni, has been appointed to the presidency of the board of governors of the ECOWAS Investment and Development Bank (EBID). The decision taken on April 23, on the sidelines of the institution's 19 th Ordinary General Assembly, comes...
| 05/01/2021
The conference room of the Ministry of the Economy and Finance was the setting on Thursday April 29, 2021 for the launch of the SEMO platform for the control of passengers on official missions. It was thanks to a solemn ceremony which saw the presence...
| 05/01/2021
"Facilitating cross-border trade at the Port of Cotonou: What do you need to know?" It is around this theme that the exchanges of the participants in the afterwork organized by the Minister of Economy and Finance, Mr. Romuald WADAGNI on Thursday, April 29, 2021 at...
| 04/27/2021
The creation of a business in Benin is done 100% online hoisting Benin according to UNCTAD as the fastest country in the world in the field. But he does not intend to limit himself on such a good path. After the dematerialization of the procedure,...
| 04/19/2021
The Sofitel Hôtel Ivoire d'Abidjan hosted on Saturday April 10, 2021 the second edition of the BRVM Awards. An opportunity to reward most deserving financial market players. In the presence of authorities of the eight WAEMU countries, regulators, stakeholders in generally finances and observers, an...
| 04/02/2021
The Republic of Benin, represented by the Minister of Economy and Finance Romuald Wadagni, signed today a Credit Agreement with the international bank Natixis and benefiting from the guarantee of the French export credit agency Bpifrance Assurance Export. This operation constitutes the largest export financing...
, | 03/11/2021
The international financial rating agency Moody's announced on March 9 the upgrading of the rating of the Republic of Benin from “B2 with positive outlook” to “B1 with stable outlook”. This adjustment is the first rating improvement by Moody's for an African country since the...
| 02/15/2021
The rating agency Fitch improves the rating outlook for Benin to “B / Positive”: the agency's first “stable” to “positive” outlook revision on the rating of a sovereign since the start of the pandemic The international financial rating agency Fitch has raised the rating outlook...
, | 01/09/2021
Law n ° 2020-33 of December 24, 2020, on the finance law for the 2021 management, introduced measures granting tax advantages for the benefit of households and businesses but also measures to reduce, improve and modernize the tax system which are in line with the...
| 01/08/2021
The identification documents issued by the National Agency for the Identification of Persons (ANIP) are valid for opening files and other banking formalities. By circular note N 021 / MEF / DC / USMEF / CTE / SP of January 08, 2021, the Minister of...
| 01/08/2021
The implementation of the general budget of the State fiscal year 2021 has was launched this Thursday, January 07, 2021. Due to compliance with barrier measures against the spread of COVID-19, it is by videoconference that the launch ceremony took place. Thus executives of the...
| 12/28/2020
The budget for the organization of the presidential election April 2021 is known. It was adopted this Wednesday, December 23, 202 after work in budget committee held by the National Electoral Commission Autonomous (CENA) in conjunction with the Ministry of the Economy and Finance. In...
| 12/23/2020
Benin still has the confidence of the institutions of Bretton Woods. As proof, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) has just endowed the country with a large pot in order to cope with the Coronavirus pandemic. Read the institution's press release below. Press release The IMF...