CNPC: secret financial arrangement afoot for export pipeline?
The Chinese major has already crunched the numbers to see how it will make a profit from the pipeline to Benin. The latest revelations. [...]
Relations between Niger and China received a real boost at the 3rd Forum on China-Africa Cooperation (FOCAC) held in Beijing in early September, at which Mahamadou Issoufou was notable for his hands-on approach. In addition to neighbouring Chad, Beijing has [. [...]
Operator of the Agadem concession in eastern Niger since 2008, China National Petroleum Corp (CNPC), picks parts of the areas it wants to relinquish when the exploration period ends. While that didn’t cause too many problems after the first exploration [. [...]