Home central and west africa politics NIGER Issue dated 23/07/2014 US and China in coal war Source California Energy Services has scored a rare coup in Niger by snatching the major Salkadamna mining and energy contract away from China. [...] (290 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 MOROCCO Business 03/07/2020 ESL & Network lays groundwork for World Bank, IMF gathering in Marrakesh ANGOLA Business 30/06/2020 Lourenço wants to make up for diamond road repair blunder CAMEROON Politics 26/06/2020 Army frustrated over treatment of Israeli-supervised special forces defending Paul Biya's twilight years Access the free section On the same subject NIGER 05/10/2016 China’s Eximbank back in play over Salkadamna power station Fed up with delays, Niamey is set to get rid of Source California Energy Services and get back into business with the project’s initial backer. [...] NIGER 17/06/2015 Gilles Baillet pays for rivalry with Cisse Niger’s 69-year-old finance and economy minister Gilles Baillet was sacked on June 4 by President Mahamadou Issoufou. Baillet had been [...] NIGER 12/05/2015 Funding found for Salkadamna Source California Energy Services, a construction company headed by David [...] NIGER 19/11/2014 California Energy Services powers ahead in Niamey A study into the Salkadamna power plant project is due [...] EQUATORIAL GUINEA 22/10/2014 China Road and Bridge Corp in Bata China Road and Bridge Corp (CRBC) is putting the finishing [...] SOUTH AFRICA 08/10/2014 ADD defence exhibition attracts major Beijing presence In a sign of China’s growing interest in African defence [...] Spotlight CHINA 24/09/2014 Beijing endures backlash in Africa Kidnappings of its nationals in Cameroon, expulsions from Chad, contracts cancelled in Gabon, conflicts with local communities – China has not been having an easy time of it in Africa. While these events are not likely to see Chinese investment [. [...] NIGER 17/07/2012 Headway on the Salkadamna coal scheme Due to access and logistic problems, the development of the Salkadamna coal mine has fallen several months behind schedule (AMI [...] NIGER 13/09/2011 Coal scheme swings into action at Salkadamna In the works since 2008, a project to mine coal at Salkademna is making progress. Spearheaded by Societe Nationale du [...] AFRICA 12/01/2010 Good Intentions for Trains Frequently Derailed Building rail lines is at the very heart of mining projects in Africa and is frequently used as a way [...] NIGER 17/02/2009 Niamey Seeks to Diversify Mining Potential Known for its Tim Mersoi basin where its uranium-bearing reserves in the Arlit rift are extracted by three affiliates of [...] SPECIAL OFFER 15% OFF your subscription to AfricaIntelligence.com SUBSCRIBE Offer available until 31/07/2020 SPECIAL OFFER 15% OFF your subscription to AfricaIntelligence.com - Region SUBSCRIBE Offer available until 31/07/2020 Previous Next Receive prompts for these topics NIGER Compagnie Miniere Energetique du Niger David Mc Millan Eximbank Foumokoye Gado Mahamadou Issoufou Mamadou Tandja NIGELEC Salou Djibo Sonidep Sopamin Source Calfornia Energy Services Source California Energy Services See all keywordsSee fewer keywords Create a freenotification What is a notification?