opec-fund-supports-agricultural-integration-in-togo-with-10m-loan
Economy - Togo will get $10 million, in the form of loans, from the OPEC Fund for International Development to finance its agricultural integration under the...
Economy - In an interview with Oxford Business Group, the Togolese Minister for Investment Promotion Rose Kayi Mivedor affirmed that Togo’s economy keeps growing...
Economic governance - The Togolese Minister of investment promotion, Rose Mivedor, participated in the World Investment Forum held last Friday. The virtual event was organized...
Banking - The 13 banks active in Togo seem to be coping well against the Covid-19 pandemic which has spurred uncertainty in the country’s banking industry - an...
ITC - Initially set to take place in Lomé on October 25-26, the International Cyber Security Summit has been postponed. This was disclosed in a press release...
Economic governance - Kodjo Adédzé, Togo’s minister of commerce, is heading the delegation sent to the 3rd Turkey-Africa Economic Forum in Istanbul. At the event, he presented...
Economic governance - From Burkina Faso, the Togolese delegation from the Tax Revenue Authority (OTR) moved to Bamako, Mali. According to a tweet by the OTR, the delegation...
ITC - It will soon be possible in Togo for Togocel and Moov users to switch networks without changing numbers. The initiative, aimed at increasing portability,...
Agriculture - Fish importers whose sanitary certifications expired must renew them by November 20, 2021, latest. The warning comes from a statement recently issued by...
Politics - Victoire Tomégah-Dogbé, Togo’s PM, has been in Gabon since last Wednesday, on an official visit. Upon arrival, Toméga-Dogbé met with her Gabonese...
Economic governance - The Togolese Prime Minister, Victoire Tomégah-Dogbé, met yesterday with Gabon’s President, Ali Bongo Ondimba. They talked about development topics...
Economic governance - A Togolese delegation led by the minister of trade and industry, Kodjo Adedze, is currently in Istanbul, Turkey, for the 3rd Turkey-Africa Business and...
ITC - Lomé will host an international summit on cybersecurity on October 25 and 26, 2021. The forum is co-organized by Togo and the United Nations Economic...
Social - Today and Tomorrow (Oct. 21 and 22), Lomé will host the World Summit for Girls. This is the first time the event is being held in Africa. Its organization...
Economy - President Recep Erdogan from Turkey was in Lomé yesterday, Oct. 19. Visiting Togo for the first time, the leader met with Togo’s President, Faure...
Agriculture - Two hundred and fifty thousand (250,000) tons of soybean seeds will be put up for sale in the 2021-2022 campaign. This was recently disclosed by the...
Politics - Lomé hosted yesterday the 22nd session of the Togo-EU political dialogue. The meeting was co-chaired by the Togolese minister of foreign affairs, Robert...
Politics - President Recep Tayyip Erdogan from Turkey just arrived in Togo, as announced by the Togolese presidency. He was welcomed on his arrival at the Gnassingbé...
Infrastructure - Cimtogo, a subsidiary of HeidelbergCement, increased the price of its CPJ 45 cement. The information was confirmed last Saturday by Eric Goulignac, MD of...
Image
Image
TOGOFIRST

Subscription to our newsletter

Receive daily news about public management, economy about Togo




LogoClimatAffaires

REFORMS OVERVIEW

 

 

 

 

STARTING A BUSINESS (more info)

At the fifteenth position, worldwide, and first in Africa, under the Starting a Business index of the 2020 Doing Business ranking, Togo sustains its reformative dynamics with more reforms….

 

ENFORCING CONTRACTS (more info)

Compared to some years ago when it was one of the lowest rankers under the Doing Business’ Enforcing Contracts indicator, Togo, leveraging many efforts to improve its business climate, was able to jump significantly on the index in the recent years... .

CONTRACT EXECUTION (more info)

Creation of special chambers of commerce for small debts  • Creation of chambers of commerce at the Court of Appeal  • Civil and commercial cases now handled by distinct clerks  • Establishment of commercial courts in Lomé and Kara  • Lawyers and bailiffs now have access to the FORSETI COMMERCIAL platform • A maximum period of 100 days was fixed to settle a commercial dispute .

 

TRADING ACROSS BORDERS (more info)

In comparison to previous years,Togo has significantly improved its ranking under the“Trading across borders” indicator by adopting multiple reforms that focus mainly on the digitization and reduction in delays, for import and export procedures related to import and export.

In comparison to previous years, Togo has significantly improved its ranking on the “Trading across borders” index by adopting multiple reforms that focus mainly on the digitalization and reduction in delays, for import and export procedures related to import and export.

 

CONSTRUCTION PERMIT (more info)

After moving from the 133rd to 127th place under the 2020 Doing Business’ construction permit index, Togo intends to reiterate this feat in the coming edition of the global ranking. To this end, it has introduced this year multiple reforms.

 

GETTING ELECTRICITY (more info)

Over the past two years, Togo’s ranking under the Doing Business’ Getting electricity and water indicator has increased consistently. Owing this performance to multiple reforms aimed at making it easier for businesses to access power and water, Lomé plans to introduce even more reforms this year to keep up its improvements.

 

REGISTERING A PROPERTY  (more info)

Out of all the 'Doing Business’ indicators, Property Registration is where Togo has improved the most since 2018. Indeed, after spending years in the lowest part of this ranking, the country now seeks to beat Rwanda which is the best performer on this index in Africa. To do so, Lomé has been introducing many reforms, with the latest batch implemented this year.

 

PUBLIC PROCUREMENT (more info)

From professionalization to digitization, through legislative regulations, Togo’s public procurement framework is constantly being modernized. Several reforms have been implemented to improve the sector much to the benefit of the private sector, which is the focus of the National Development Plan.

 

PAYING TAXES AND DUTIES (more info)

To improve its business environment, Togo introduced some important reforms related to the payment of tax and duties. From the replacement of some taxes to the cancellation of others through exemptions, the country has only one objective: offer the most attractive tax framework to investors and economic operators. To achieve this, the authorities relied on digitization.

 

Others

To contact us: c o n t a c t [@] t o g o f i r s t . c o m

Please publish modules in offcanvas position.