The Benin Ministry of Economy and Finance (MEF) web-portal provides information, news, and resources pertaining to the economy and financial strategy of Benin. This website is only available in French.
The official web-portal for the Government of Benin includes events, country information, government information, and current news on the country. There are additional links available to resources relevant to the government of Benin. Only available in French.
The National Institute of Statistics and Economic Analysis (INSAE) site includes news, events, surveys, methodology, documentation, recruitment, and news pertinent to statistics and the economy of Benin. Only available in French.
The Regulatory Authority for Electronic Communications and Post Office (ARCEP) is responsible for defining standards and regulations for telecommunications producers, granting licenses and permits to operators, and arbitrating disputes between consumers and operators. The site contains information about the organization's structure, its legal texts, and regulatory activities. In addition, publications and news are available. The site is only available in French.
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 the Monetary Union: Côte d'Ivoire, Benin, Burkina Faso, Mali, Niger, Senegal, Guinea-Bissau, and Togo. The site provides information about monetary policy and markets, financial stability, payment systems, and the banking and financial system. In addition, the site provides relevant publications, research and studies, and an economic and financial database. The site is only available in French.
The Regional Stock Exchange (BRVM) is a specialized financial institution with a mission of public service for each African country of the Economic and Monetary Union (WAEMU). It is responsible for organizing and ensuring the completion of transactions in securities and informing the investors of this region. The BRVM site contains current market data, listings, information about stakeholders, important regulatory documents, and numerous forms of downloadable media.
The Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Benin (CCIB) is supervised by the Ministry of Trade and is responsible for representing, promoting, and protecting the interests of economic operators. CCIB also regulates certain sectors of the economy. The site provides information about CCIB and its services, links to CCIB partners, news reports, as well as information on investing, events, and general tourist information on the country. Only available in French.