TITLE

ECONOMY

PUB. DATE
October 2005
SOURCE
Background Notes on Countries of the World: Sao Tome & Principe;Oct2005, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Country Report
DOC. TYPE
Country Report
ABSTRACT
Provides information on the economic condition of Sao Tome and Principe. Agricultural productivity; Tourism; Problems in the economy in the 1980s and 1990s; Economic reforms; Agreement with Nigeria for a joint exploration for petroleum in waters.
ACCESSION #
18487571

 

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