Home central and west africa business CONGO 27/09/2017 Lucien Ebata's Eurobond dreams Sassou Nguesso's new special adviser has been in top secret talks with Western banks. An exclusive! [...] (237 words) This article may be accessed by subscribers and e-wallet holders (EUR 6) Log in to read more Already have an account? Log in Keep me logged in Forgot your password? OK Subscribe toAfrica IntelligenceorPay-Per-Article E-wallet starting from 30 EUR Subscribe or Pay-Per-Article Discover our offers Not reader yet?Create an account to access our FREE SECTION A free issue A selection of articles New editions' summaries Keyword notifications to follow people or topics of interest to you A free issue and a selection of free articles Summaries and email notifications Keep me logged in Create a free account Free Articles SENEGAL Business 02/06/2020 Nexeya and Leonardo face stiff competition as Rear Admiral Diagne retires MADAGASCAR Politics 29/05/2020 Mayor of Antananarivo gets capital's waste disposal debt cancelled DRC ZAMBIA Business 27/05/2020 Hungary's Duna Aszfalt talks to leading Katanga businessman about cross-border road project Access the free section On the same subject IVORY COAST 18/03/2020 Rothschild's presidential visit On 6 March, a delegation from Rothschild & Cie led [...] CONGO 20/03/2018 Lazard trying to twist Glencore and Trafigura's arm Lazard, the bank mandated by the Congolese government to help the country renegotiate its debt with oil traders, has a thorny task ahead of itself. [...] Special report CONGO 14/11/2017 Exclusive: The financial acrobatics of a government walking a tightrope Pending the decision of the International Monetary Fund (IMF), which is due to decide early next year whether it is willing to lend to a debt-ridden Congo-B, Denis Sassou-Nguesso has [...] CONGO 14/11/2017 Lucien Ebata's special mission to bail out the Congo Free Parachuted in as a special adviser to the Congolese president on foreign funding (AEI 800 et WAN 759), Lucien Ebata [...] Breaking news CONGO 13/10/2017 Investors squeezed as the government grapples with the economic crisis Companies operating in Congo-B are suffering from financial problems closely linked to the economic crisis the company has been going [...] CONGO 27/09/2017 A highly risky venture for Sassou The President has created a task force to take on the IMF experts [...] CONGO 30/08/2017 How Sassou intends to sweeten the bitter pill The president has appointed a government tasked with preparing for the austerity measures which the IMF is intending to impose [...] Spotlight CONGO 13/06/2017 Iskandar Safa’s oil package Burdened by debt that has its oil production tied up for the next five years (AEI 778), Congo-B has found an unexpected saviour in Iskandar Safa. The Lebanese industrialist and owner of Constructions mecaniques de Normandie (CMN), has offered to [. [...] Spotlight CHAD 22/03/2016 Deby's government crushed by Glencore debt Already reeling from the collapse in the oil price, Chad is now dealing with disaster of another sort: the need to repay a debt to Glencore. In 2014, the trading group lent $1.45 billion to Chad to buy out Chevron's [. [...] CONGO 12/01/2016 Scary times for traders The plunge in the oil price and stagnation in Congo-B’s production have prompted Glencore and Trafigura to try to re-negotiate their agreements with SNPC. [...] Receive prompts for these topics CONGO Citi Denis Sassou-Nguesso Glencore International Monetary Fund Iskandar Safa Lucien Ebata Natixis Societe Generale Standard Chartered Create a freenotification What is a notification?