State "Overtaxes" Miners

While waiting for a post-conflict loan from the IMF and a CFA12 billion ($21.6 million) loan from the Banque des Etats d’Afrique Centrale, the Central African Republic’s government has been tapping mining companies for "financial contributions." The latest example was [...] (305 words)
Published on 14/12/2005 at 12:00 GMT Reading time 2 minutes

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