COAT OF ARMS
Government: Untiary Semi-Presidential Republic
Current President: Hery Martial Rajaonarimampianina
Population: 24,430,325 (2016)
Land Size: 587,041 sq km (226,658 sq miles)
Major Ethic Groups:
- Fri - Jun 16, 2017: Madagascar Turns to SA for Investment - AllAfrica News: Madagascar
[SAnews.gov.za] Pretoria -Malagasy President Henry Rajaonarimampianina has urged South African businesses to invest in Madagascar.
- Mon - Jun 12, 2017: The Loss of Unique Palm Trees Will Devastate Ecosystems - AllAfrica News: Madagascar
[The Conversation Africa] Madagascar is a crucial diversity hot spot for palm tree species. 98% of the currently 204 known species do not occur anywhere else.
- Wed - Jun 7, 2017: Govt Seeks to Strengthen Ties With Zambia - AllAfrica News: Madagascar
[Times of Zambia] Sustaining a positive and sustained international profile is critical to a sound socio-economy development of any developing country such as Zambia.