Home central and west africa politics CONGO 21/02/2018 Sassou plays for time with the IMF Quite apart from the daunting social implications of a regime of austerity, the president's prevarication in relation to the IMF is motivated by a desire to protect his inner circle. [...] (329 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 22/05/2020 Private firm Sentinel lands security contract with EU delegation DJIBOUTI UNITED STATES HORN OF AFRICA Diplomacy 19/05/2020 US Air Force beefs drone capacity against al-Shabaab CAMEROON Politics 05/05/2020 Biya's hardliners go after Maurice Kamto's finances Access the free section On the same subject CONGO 14/11/2018 IMF: Chinese voice doubts over accord The signing in Washington of a new programme with Brazzaville is on hold at Beijing's behest. [...] CONGO 18/07/2018 Sassou Nguesso thumbs his nose at the IMF The Congolese president is resisting the austerity measures demanded by the monetary institution. [...] Breaking news CONGO 03/05/2018 SNPC reorganisation breaks up Denis Christel Sassou Nguesso's "clan" The appointments made on April 27 to the top management team at Societe Nationale des Petroles au Congo (SNPC) by [...] CONGO 27/09/2017 A highly risky venture for Sassou The President has created a task force to take on the IMF experts [...] CONGO 14/12/2016 Can Calixte Nganongo sort out the economic crisis? Minister of finance, budget and state enterprises since April, Calixte Nganongo, 64, will in the next few weeks open negotiations [...] Spotlight CONGO 15/04/2015 Lobbyists circle round Denis Sassou Nguesso Christophe de Margerie, the Total chief who died in a plane crash in October last year, was one of the rare captains of industry who did not need intermediaries to gain access to Republic of Congo's President Denis Sassou-Nguesso. [...] Insiders CONGO 06/01/2014 Jean-Jacques Bouya, management by clan of key economic sectors Despite having a non-military background and no direct involvement in the oil industry, Jean-Jacques Bouya has become a highly influential [...] Receive prompts for these topics CONGO Caisse ivorienne de stabilisation Caistab Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Denis Christel Sassou Nguesso Denis Sassou-Nguesso Direction Generale de Surveillance du Territoire Gilbert Ondongo International Monetary Fund Jean-Didier Elongo Jean-Jacques Bouya Societe National des Petroles du Congo See all keywordsSee fewer keywords Create a freenotification What is a notification?