Turkey's plan to compete with China centres on mining sector
At a recent investment forum, Ankara highlighted opportunities in Guinea's mining sector. It's part of Turkey's aim to challenge China's position as Conakry's number one partner.
The alluring prospect of reconstruction, oil and energy contracts in Libya is attracting the interest of leading Turkish firms, who are taking advantage of the honeymoon between Tripoli and Ankara, an ally of the national unity government in its battle against General Haftar.
Turkish investment firm Toya Holding, controlled by the prominent Topaloglu family, has ramped up its charge into African gold with the launch of its fledgling subsidiary Toya Gold. Toya, a conglomerate of businesses active in construction, agriculture, real estate, fashion