Home mining sector exploration & production BURKINA FASO Issue dated 24/09/2013 Perkoa’s zinc: presidential lobby for rail The authorities in Burkina Faso and Ivory Coast are spending a lot of time these days thinking about how zinc [...] (194 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 BURKINA FASO 03/11/2015 Deal between Nantou Mining and CimFaso at Perkoa The Cim Metal group owned by Burkina Faso businessman Inoussa [...] BURKINA FASO 06/10/2015 Nantou sinks deeper into turmoil at Perkoa Suspended since August because of violent protests by local inhabitants, production at the Perkoa zinc mine looks unlikely to resume [...] ZAMBIA 06/05/2014 Blackthorn drops Perkoa and seeks a partner Listed on ASX, Blackthorn Resources is continuing to shift its focus back on Zambia’s copper. Following an agreement last month [...] IVORY COAST 24/09/2013 State seeks to turn screw on diamonds President Ouattara has become annoyed by moves by former rebels in the north to retain control of the diamond trade. [...] Spotlight MOZAMBIQUE 17/09/2013 Production a long way off for country's gas Now the proud owner of 184 TCF of gas, and thus ahead of Nigeria's with its 182 TCF, Mozambique became Africa's leading nation in terms of gas reserves this year. However, the two main operators, ENI and Anadarko, face a [. [...] BURKINA FASO 10/09/2013 New, $30 million input for Perkoa Blackthorn Resources and Glencore, which hold 39.9% and 50.1% respectively [...] MOZAMBIQUE 10/09/2013 The Herculian labors of Miguel Guebuza The boss of the state-run Portos & Caminhos de Ferro de Mocambique (CFM), Miguel Guebuza, who is a nephew of [...] Spotlight AFRICA CHINA 03/09/2013 China finds the going ever rougher The increase in Chinese investment in Africa's oil since the country debuted on the continent in Sudan in 1996 is running into increasing resistance. Beijing has been encountering hitches in several African nations which are openly criticizing its practices. [...] IVORY COAST 27/08/2013 Frank Timis Timis Corp, the holding company owned by Romanian businessman Frank Timis, was awarded contracts in early August to build a [...] TOGO 23/07/2013 Timis in bid for Lome Port Undaunted by his failure to win control of the mineral terminal in the port of Abidjan operated by Belgium’s Sea [...] IVORY COAST 09/07/2013 Sea Invest lobbying on port pays off Sea Invest has finally managed to retain its hold on the port of Abidjan despite pressure from Pan African Minerals, [...] IVORY COAST 06/02/2013 Timis and Bollore duel for rail contracts West Africa’s rail extension plans have sparked a ferocious struggle between Frank Timis and Vincent Bollore, both of whom want to scoop all of the contracts. [...] 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 BURKINA FASO Alassane Ouattara Blackthorn Resources Blaise Compaore Bollore Africa Logistics Damco Glencore Maersk Sea Invest Sitarail Create a freenotification What is a notification?