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Pointe-Noire

(French pwɛ̃tnwar)
n
(Placename) a port in S Congo-Brazzaville, on the Atlantic: the country's chief port and former capital (1950–58). Pop: 638 000 (2005 est)

Pointe-Noire

(Fr. pwɛ̃tˈnwar)

n.
a seaport in the S Republic of Congo. 294,203.
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In 2014, the Indian government approved a Line of Credit of USD 89.9 million for the Development of Transportation System in capital Brazzaville and Pointe Noire. In the same year, New Delhi approved another Line of Credit for USD 55 million for a greenfield 600 tpd rotary kiln-based cement plant project in the Republic of Congo.
With Pointe Noire, the port city next to Atlantic Ocean, Turkish Airlines expanded its flight network to 125 countries and 313 destinations.
Air France earlier this month adjusted operational routing for Malabo and Pointe Noire, as the Skyteam member operates triangle Paris CDG - Malabo - Pointe Noire - Paris CDG routing, from 09JUL19 to 29SEP19.
The oil tanker, the Pantelena flying the Panamanian flag, which went missing off Gabon's coast on August 14, has been spotted by the multinational coordination center in Pointe Noire, Congo and taken to Gabon's port of Owendo, TASS reported citing Africanews.
The project, targeting some of the poorest neighborhoods in Brazzaville and Pointe Noire, will be benefit 65,000 residents in terms of, improved living conditions, strengthened community organization and better needs' recognition.
The system, from Pointe Noire to Brazzaville, is 650 km, roughly 400 miles.
By opening this direct flight from Brazzaville, with direct connections to Pointe Noire and regional African destinations our customers will arrive in Dubai ready to enjoy their holidays or continue on to many other exciting destinations, he added.
"We blocked the volume of exports that surpassed the said quota at the port at Pointe Noire," he said.
Technip (Paris:TEC.PA) announced on Monday the award of an engineering, procurement, and supply contract by Total E&P Congo for the Moho Nord project, reportedly the largest development ever in the Republic of Congo, located 75 kilometres offshore Pointe Noire.
International Resource News-March 12, 2013--Cliffs Natural Resources plans to idle Wabush Pointe Noire pellet plant(C)1994-2013 ENPublishing - http://www.enpublishing.co.uk