Cameroon Economy

Cameroon Economy

Subchapters: Basic data Public finances and the state budget Banking system Tax System Basic data The potential of the Cameroonian economy remains untapped. The country is rich in a number of minerals, but their resources are still waiting to be exploited (the mining industry is still underdeveloped). In January 2010, the Cameroon government adopted a […]

Cameroon History

Cameroon History

German protectorate since 1884, the Cameroon was occupied during the First World War by France and England. In 1960 the French Cameroon gained independence (Republic of Cameroon), under the leadership of the moderate Union camerounaise (UC), whose leader, A. Ahidjo, was elected president of the Republic. In the British Cameroon, which had been united with […]

Cameroon History

Cameroon History

Cameroon. West central African state located between Nigeria and Equatorial Guinea. In Cameroon, three very different regions are distinguished: the littoral plain, the central plateau with the Adamaua massif to the north, and the north, which includes the Lake Chad basin and the Sahel. Along the coast, the Cameroon massif rises isolated (4,070 m). The coasts are generally low, except in the south, where they […]