Gabon Geography

Gabon Geography and Population

Gabon – geography Gabon – geography, Gabon lies in the tropical belt with high temperatures and high rainfall; in the rainy season from October to June falls 1600-4000 mm and 3/4 of the area is covered by tropical rainforest. Compared to the size of the country, the population is modest and large areas are extremely […]

Gabon Economy

Gabon Economy

Subchapters: Basic data Public finances and the state budget Banking system Tax System Basic data Gabon’s economy is small and still under-diversified. Gabon has large reserves of mineral resources (oil, manganese, iron ore, uranium, gold…). Since the early 1990s, Gabon has been one of the richest and most developed economies in sub-Saharan Africa thanks to […]

Gabon Culture

Gabon State Overview

Gabon. Officially the Gabonese Republic, it is a country in west central Africa. It borders Equatorial Guinea, Cameroon, the Republic of the Congo, and the Gulf of Guinea. Since its independence from France on 17 of August of 1960, the Republic has been ruled by two presidents autocratic; incumbent El Hadj Omar Bongo has been in power since 1967 […]