Benin: Resources

Government Resources
Main Government Page
Statistics Office
Stock Exchanges
Commerce Ministry

Regulatory Agency Sites

Benin: Transitory Authority for the Regulation of Posts and Telecommunications

The Transitory Authority for the Regulation of Posts and Telecommunications of Benin (ATRPT) is responsible for defining standards and regulations for telecommunications producers. ATRPT grants licenses and permits to operators, arbitrates disputes between consumers and operators. In addition, ATRPT sets tariffs and prices, defines technical requirements of equipment, and enforces the numbering plan for telecommunications. Only available in French.

Other Resources

Central Bank of West African States (BCEAO)

The Central Bank of the West African States (BCEAO) is the common central bank of the eight member states which form the West African Economic and Monetary Union: Côte d'Ivoire, Benin, Burkina Faso, Mali, Niger, Senegal, Guinea-Bissau, and Togo. The site provides information on interest rates and inflation, money market securities, and currency rates. Additionally, this site contains an economic and financial database as well as recent financial publications. Site only available in French.

Chamber of Commerce and Industry

The Benin Chamber of Commerce and Industry website provides a variety of business support and training services, information on investing, exporting and events, as well as general tourist information on the country. Only available in French.