Friday, January 19, 2018


Commodities

Expected rebound of 2018 raw materials

In Europe, fund managers are convinced that commodities are able to replace quality government bonds for the purpose ...

Burkina Faso: GM cotton is spinning bad wool

The Coalition for the Protection of African Genetic Heritage (COPAGEN) has unveiled the results of an exclusive survey on GMO cotton from Burkina Faso ...

Acacia Mining sells its assets held in Burkina Faso

Acacia Mining has decided to sell its stake of 2% in the capital of the Houndé mine in Burkina Faso. This assignment should yield ...

Senegal: Launch of construction works for a new water plant

The president of the republic Macky SALL proceeds this Monday, 18 december 2017, in Thiès (70 kilometers of Dakar) to the launching of works of ...

Ivory Coast - Hevea: SAPH offers the largest factory in ...

The SIFCA group has invested 8 billion FCFA in what is the largest latex processing plant on the African continent. A...

Tullow and Bouygues win contracts in Ivorian offshore

British oil firm Tullow Oil and SECI, an Ivorian subsidiary of the Bouygues group, have signed share-purchase agreements with ...

Mauritania: Kosmos Energy's second failure on block C-12

The existence of 2 billions of barrels of oil compromised ... The US oil company, Kosmos Energy announced that it has just experienced its second successive failure ...

Ivory Coast: NewCrest sells its Bonikro gold mine for 81 million ...

The Australian gold company Newcrest has announced that 13 December has found an agreement for the sale of its assets in the gold mine ...

Burkina: Endeavor Mining starts new gold mine

The mining group Endeavor Mining has officially started 9 December 2017, the activities of the new gold mine Houndé (Tuy province), ...

BRVM: towards the IPO of the mining companies

Dr. Edoh Kossi Amenounve, Director General of the Regional Stock Exchange (BRVM), announced Monday, December 11, a project to open the ...

Guinea: AMR starts production at its Boké site

The entry into production of AMR allows Guinea to pass the mark of 50 million tons of bauxite produced in 2018 and ...

Guinea: ADB injects 100 million dollars for the railway ...

The Board of Directors of the African Development Bank has approved, on Wednesday 7 December 2017, in Abidjan, Côte d'Ivoire, a loan from 100 ...

more than 400 functional gold panning sites listed in Burkina Faso

More than 400 gold panning sites with a production capacity of more than nine tons of gold were recorded in Burkina Faso at the first ...

Guinea: diversifying the economy to protect the environment

In search of funds in Paris to finance his National Development Plan, the Guinean president seems to have received the support of the community ...