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Cape Verde

Country Facts

Capital city: Praia, Sao Tiago Island (International airport and seaport)
Area: 4033 square km
National day: 5 July
Independence: 5th July 1975. Former Portuguese colony.
Population: 530,000
Languages: Portuguese (official) Portuguese Creole.
Currency: Cape Verde escudos (CVE)

Cape Verde
TAC Rep:    Eng. Antonio Pedro Barbosa Borges
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  • Ministry of Environment, Agriculture and Fisheries, CP 567 Praia, Cape Verde,
  • (238) 261 39 74; (238) 231 60 00
  • apborges@ingrh.gov.cv, ingrh@cvtelecom.cv