The company Fogo Coffee Spirit has so far purchased between 22 and 23 metric tons of coffee produced in Mosteiros, on the island of Fogo – the equivalent of 40% of the year’s entire production. The target, according to Licínio Andrade, president of the Mosteiros Association of Coffee Producers (Procafé), is 25 metric tons (A Semana).
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The Prime Minister of Cape Verde wants to make the new concession contract between the state and CV Telecom “more competitive”, in order to “further expand the services that exist” in the country. The subject was discussed between PM Jose Maria Neves and Zeinal Bava, the CEO of Portugal Telecom, which owns 40 percent of CV Telecom. CV Telecom and the state of Cape Verde are in the process of renegotiating the concession contract (Telecompaper).