• Short Summary

    FINANCE MINISTERS FROM MEMBER STATES OF THE WEST AFRICAN CUSTOMS UNION MET IN BAMAKO, THE CAPITAL OF MALI, ON FRIDAY TO PREPARE THE GROUND FOR NEXT MONTH'S SUMMIT MEETING OF THE ORGANISATION.

  • Description

    1.
    GV PAN EXT MOTEL
    0.08

    2.
    SV PAN DELEGATES ENTER
    0.20

    3.
    GV PAN INT DELEGATES SPEAKING
    0.30

    4.
    MV SENEGAL DELEGATE PAN TO NIGER DELEGATION
    0.45

    5.
    MV MALI DELEGATION PAN TO MAURITANIAN DELEGATION
    0.56

    6.
    MV UPPER VOLTA DELEGATION PAN TO IVORY COAST DELEGATION
    1.10

    7.
    MV TOGO DELEGATES.
    1.14

    8.
    MV NEGRE ENTERS AND SHAKES HANDS WITH DELEGATES
    1.17

    9.
    CU UPPER VOLTA DELEGATE WATCHES
    1.18

    10.
    SV NEGRO SEATED
    1.23

    11.
    GV DELEGATES PAN TO NEGRE SPEAKING
    1.30

    12.
    CU NEGRE SPEAKING
    1.31

    13.
    GV & SV DELEGATES LISTEN
    1.38

    14.
    LV NEGRE SPEAKING
    1.41

    15.
    SV NEGRE FINISHES SPEECH PAN TO DELEGATES APPLAUDING
    1.47



    Initials AJC/VS/BOB/BB



    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: FINANCE MINISTERS FROM MEMBER STATES OF THE WEST AFRICAN CUSTOMS UNION MET IN BAMAKO, THE CAPITAL OF MALI, ON FRIDAY TO PREPARE THE GROUND FOR NEXT MONTH'S SUMMIT MEETING OF THE ORGANISATION.

    THE PRE-CONFERENCE WAS PRESIDED BY THE MALI FINANCE MINISTER, M. LOUIS NEGRE, WHO IS ACTING PRESIDENT OF THE UNION. THE FIVE MEMBER COUNTRIES, UPPER VOLTA, NIGER, SENEGAL, MAURITANIA AND THE IVORY COAST WERE REPRESENTED BY THEIR FINANCE MINISTERS. TOGO SENT AN OBSERVER.

    THE DELEGATES MET ON FRIDAY AND SATURDAY TO PLAN AN AGENDA FOR THE TOP-LEVEL MEETING, PLANNED FOR MAY 20TH. AFTERWARDS, THEY VISITED SEGOU, A TOWN 155 MILES (250 KMS) FROM BAMAKO.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA3X66ER3NNG7L6RZIM85GI8GGI
    Media URN:
    VLVA3X66ER3NNG7L6RZIM85GI8GGI
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    28/04/1970
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:47:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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