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Cape Verde up 33 slots in FIFA ranking

01 October 2014
The Cape Verdean National Soccer Selection rose 33 slots on the FIFA world raking to occupy 41st place worldwide, according to the statistics published this Thursday, September 18, on the world soccer body’s web site. With 604 points, the Blue Sharks, as the Cape Verdean national team is known, came in 7th place in Africa, just ahead of Cameroon and just behind Nigeria.

Promotion of tourism to Santiago's North

01 October 2014
The mayors or representatives of a number or regional towns in Santiago including the municipalities of, São Lourenço dos Orgãos and Santa Catarina meet this month for International Tourism Day, that took place on Saturday, 27 under the theme "Turismo de Desenvolvimento Comunitario" (community development tourism). The aim is to develop initiatives and create investments to promote rural tourism in their counties in order to attract more tourists.

Foreign investment returning to Sal Island

01 October 2014
The government of Cape Verde is pleased with the 'signs of recovery' of foreign investment on the island of Sal, especially in the tourism sector. 'At least with regard to tourism hotel, the latest data show an increase in the number of tourists and overnight stays.

Cape Verde up in world competitiveness ranking

05 September 2014
Cape Verde climbs eight places in the world ranking of competitiveness The report by the World Economic Forum indicates some improvements in various sectors of the country Cape Verde occupies the 122th place, with a total score of 3.68, in the Index of Global Competitiveness 2014-2015 of the World Economic Forum on competitiveness, released yesterday.

Cape Verde inflation rate down in July 2014

05 September 2014
The annual inflation by the Consumer Price Index fell in July by 0.3 percentage points (p.p.) for the month of June.