Boffa's bauxite: First round in Chinalco vs Friedland bout
Chinalco could find it difficult to get president Alpha Conde’s government to endorse its acquisition of a stake in the Boffa bauxite project.
Will the United Arab Emirates control the Red Sea’s African coastline?
The UAE are developing more and more military installations on the Red Sea.
Lockheed Martin makes late bid for military radar contract
Lockheed Martin has joined the bidding for the big equipment contract put on offer by the Algerian air defence command.
Engandji’s purge and secret projects at GOC
Gabon’s president has given free rein to his former adviser to nurse the sickly firm back to health.
Ouagadougou hires top lawyers to take on Timis
Some of the country’s finest legal minds have been roped into the dispute between the state and the Romanian businessman.
UN dashes hopes of refining and smelting firms...
... who need certificates of traceability to export their goods.