COAT OF ARMS
Government: Presidential Republic
Current President: Denis Sassou Nguesso
Population: 5,062,021 (2018)
Land Size: 342,000 sq km (132,047 sq miles)
Major Ethnic Groups:
- Tue - Dec 10, 2019: Congo Telecom Plans to Make Major Bandwidth Increases for Its FTTH Customers but to Hold to the Same Prices - AllAfrica News: Congo-Brazzaville
[Balancing Act] London -Despite some economic difficulties caused by falling oil prices, Congo-Brazzaville has been taking some significant digital steps forward. The incumbent telco Congo Telecom has ambitious plans to upgrade broadband delivery. Russell Southwood spoke to Renylle Akouala, Multimedia, Wholesale and Enterprise Solutions, Congo Telecom at AfricaCom 2019.
- Fri - Nov 22, 2019: DR Congo Bid to Join EAC to Be Examined At Next EAC Summit - AllAfrica News: Congo-Brazzaville
[New Times] Neighbouring DR Congo's interest in joining the East African Community (EAC) will be discussed by regional leaders when they convene for their next Ordinary Summit early next year, the EAC Secretariat confirms.