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Largest city of Benin, Cotonou is also the one attracting the largest number of expatriates. It indeed offers a pleasant way of life to the ones wishing to settle here to live and work.

Economic center of the country, it is the destination where expats are more likely to find job opportunities as well as more housing units, enabling them to enjoy a favorable environment to start a new life.

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Centre international de Formation en Esthétique et Coiffure (CIFEC)
09 Bp 205, Gbegamey, Rue 608, 4eme Vons à droite en l'ENEAM pour la place Bulgarie, Cotonou


Africa Brokers' Company
Carrefour "16 ampoules" ,Gbèdjromede 03BP2070, Rue 522, Cotonou

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Destination Canada
Quartier Scoa Gbeto, Lot 600, dans la 2ème rue à droite en quittant le carrefour caboma pour l'église Saint Michel, Cotonou

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