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A city of southern Benin on the Bight of Benin. The largest city in the country, it is a seaport and commercial center.


(Placename) the chief port and official capital of Benin, on the Bight of Benin. Pop: 891 000 (2005 est)


(ˌkoʊ təˈnu)

a seaport in SE Benin. 487,020.
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Noun1.Cotonou - chief port of Benin on the Bight of Benin
Benin, Dahomey, Republic of Benin - a country on western coast of Africa; formerly under French control
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Benin Royal Hotel, Cotonou, is a darling to tourists any day, not because of its dazzling facilities, but the hotel is the first hospitality house in the country with a suspended swimming pool, located at the sixth floor.
Construction of New International Airport in Cotonou.
Dans une d[beaucoup plus grand que]claration a TAP, lors du voyage de retour de Cotonou, suite a l'inauguration de la nouvelle ligne commerciale directe de Tunisair (Tunis- Cotonou-B[beaucoup plus grand que]nin), il a affirm[beaucoup plus grand que] que la compagnie poursuivra sa politique d'extension de son r[beaucoup plus grand que]seau vers l'Afrique et d'autres r[beaucoup plus grand que]gions de monde, avec le lancement de deux nouvelles lignes par an.
Speaking on the return trip from Cotonou, following the inauguration of Tunisair's new direct commercial flight (Tunis-Cotonou-Benin), he added that the company will continue its policy of extending its network to Africa and regions in the world, with the launch of two flights a year.
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In 2008, the team erected the Amal (hope) center in the town of Bobe, a two-hour rough drive from the capital Cotonou.
Embassy in Cotonou has provided some with the resources to leverage their talent into well-received finished products.
COTONOU, Jumada I 28, 1437, Mar 8, 2016, SPA -- Benin's Prime Minister Lionel Zinsou gained 28.
Il avait des son investiture promis de mettre un terme a la corruption endemique dans plusieurs filieres cles, comme l'exploitation du port de Cotonou et le secteur du coton.
Al-Digair, for his part, called for increasing EU's development aid to Sudan in the coming years away from the Cotonou agreement, stressing that national dialogue is a strategic issue in order to address all Sudan's problems.
Le ministre des Affaires etrangeres et de la Cooperation, Sd Dine El Otmani, s'est entretenu, mercredi a Cotonou, avec son homologue beninois, Nassirou Arifari Bako, des moyens de renforcer les relations entre les deux pays.