Central African Republic Geography and Culture

Rich in natural resources such as diamonds, gold and oil, the Central African Republic gained independence from France in 1960 and has been currently undergoing an internationally supervised transition to be able to conduct presidential and parliamentary elections.

The country’s wildlife include forest elephants and western lowland gorillas, with a climate that is tropical. The nation is believed to have over 80 ethnic groups, each with its own language. The largest ethnic groups are the Baggara Arabs, Baka, Banda, Bayaka, and Fula. The two official languages are French and Sango and most of its population identifies as Christian.

2021
March 29Commemoration of Boganda
April 5Easter Monday
May 1Labour Day
May 13Ascension Day
May 13Eid al-Fitr
May 24Whit Monday
June 30National Payer Day
July 20Eid al-Adha
August 13Independence Day
August 15Assumption of Mary
November 1All Saints’ Eve
December 1Republic Day
December 25Christmas Day
  • Limited Liability
  • Corporation
  • Partnership
  • Corporate Tax: 30%
  • Income Tax (Lowest Marginal Rate): N/A
  • Income Tax (Highest Marginal Rate): 50%
  • VAT/GST/Sales Tax: 19%
  • Bangui Cheques Postaux (Commercial Bank)
  • Banque Internationale pour le Centrafrique (BICA) (Commercial Bank)
  • Banque Populaire Maroco-Centrafricaine (BPMC) (Commercial Bank)
  • Caisse Autonome d’Amortissement des Dettes de l’Etat (Commercial Bank)
  • Commercial Bank Centrafrique (Commercial Bank)
  • Ecobank (Commercial Bank)

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