Home mining sector exploration & production GUINEA Issue dated 19/01/2011 How Soros is backing new leader According to Africa Mining Intelligence’s sources, Guinea president Alpha Conde called on billionaire George Soros early this month for assistance [...] (302 words) This article is free Log in or create an account to read more Already have an account? Log in Email address Password Forgot your password? Keep me logged in OK 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 Spotlight RWANDA 18/12/2018 Kigali plugs mining resources with Tony Blair institute to bump up revenue Despite boasting large reserves of the 3Ts (tin, tantalum and tungsten), for which global demand is as strong as ever, Rwanda's mining industry is less explored and less developed than that of some its neighbours. [...] TUNISIA 15/11/2018 Soros backs new civil society network While the politicians prepare feverishly for the elections at the end of 2019, civil society associations are also looking to [...] Spotlight GUINEA 09/07/2013 Soros' footprint everywhere on Simandou project With the third meeting of negotiators on the Simandou iron ore project looming large - it will be held between July 15-20 - Guinea is beefing up its team of advisers under the baton of George Soros. [...] GUINEA 08/05/2012 EITI’s Bittiger sees a few problems Free Germany’s Tim Bittiger, regional director of the Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative for West Africa, held talks on May 3-4 with [...] Special report IVORY COAST GUINEA 12/04/2012 Conde and Ouattara put stamp on mining Guinea and Ivory Coast's presidents Alpha Conde and Alassane Ouattara have become heavily involved in their countries' mining industries and diminished the roles of their respective ministers for mining. Whether [...] GUINEA 24/01/2012 George Soros The key role that American billionaire George Soros is playing with regards Guinea’s leadership has been confirmed (AMI 242/ 245). [...] Special report GUINEA 29/08/2011 How Conde is overhauling the mining sector Sworn in as Guinea's president late last year, the former political dissident, Alpha Conde, has made "re-founding the Guinean nation" the leitmotif of his presidency. In the mining sector, that [...] Special report AFRICA 17/03/2011 George Soros forges enduring ties in Africa Player in the mining and oil sectors, a financial and technical backer of heads of state and those running for presidential office: the American billionaire George Soros is espousing any [...] AFRICA 25/01/2011 Soros goes shopping Already a partner of Perenco, Addax/Oryx and Oando in their [...] GUINEA 04/01/2011 Conde says his election marks "re-birth of Guinea" The inauguration ceremony of president Alpha Conde on Dec. 21 in Conakry provided an occasion for several bosses of mining [...] GUINEA 16/11/2010 AFD Backs Overhaul of Guinean Code The French firm Sofreco has been retained by Guinea’s government [...] GUINEA 05/10/2010 China Hyway: a Highly Political Swap New Chinese businesses have begun taking positions in Guinea’s mines only a few weeks ahead of the run-off in the [...] GUINEA 06/07/2010 Conakry Intent on Taking Stake in Simandou The authorities are turning up the heat on Rio Tinto/Simfer. On June 25 the company received a warning from prime [...] GUINEA 14/07/2009 New Plan to Revise Mining Legislation A commission charged with revising the 1995 Mining Code and [...] 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 GUINEA Africa Mining Intelligence Alpha Conde Alpha Kanu Bernard Kouchner BSG Resources China International Fund Ernest Bai Koromo Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative George Soros Hyperdynamics Open Society Institute Patrick Heller Paul Collier Revenue Watch Institute SCS Corp Tony Blair Vale World Bank See all keywordsSee fewer keywords Create a freenotification What is a notification?