Cameroonian commercial bank BC-PME opens agricultural funding window

CAMEROON – Cameroonian commercial bank for small and mid-size companies, Banque camerounaise des petites et moyennes entreprises (BC-PME) recently opened an agricultural financing window. The window was opened following an agreement signed with Agence des PME, […]

Cameroon seeks IDB’s US$106.9m financing to boost soybean and cotton seed processing

CAMEROON – The government of Cameroon is seeking XAF64.3 (US$106.9m) financing from The International Islamic Trade Finance Corporation (ITFC), member of the Islamic Development Bank Group (IDB) for acquisition of soybean and cotton seed for […]

Olam Cocoa introduces digitally-led program tackling child labour in Cameroon

CAMEROON – Olam Cocoa, one of the world’s leading cocoa suppliers has introduced the first of its kind, Child labour monitoring and remediation program to be rolled out in Cameroon as part of its global […]

Islamic Development Bank finances US$1.25m livestock and fisheries project in Cameroon

CAMEROON – Cameroon’s North West region’s development authority, Mideno has officially launched a XAF750m (US$1.25m) livestock and fisheries industry development project. Mideno, is the North West Development Authority acting on behalf of the Government of […]

Barry Callebaut, Cameroon intensify collaboration to boost cocoa supply

CAMEROON – Barry Callebaut, a global chocolate and cocoa products manufacturer, and Cameroon have signed a letter of intent to intensify the cooperation on sustainable cocoa farming in the country. The chocolate manufacturer will particularly […]