Latest News Republic of Congo

Mineral resources

28/10/2020 at 17h05, by Jeune Afrique Business+

Congo’s Avima Iron Ore in advanced discussions with steelmakers

The iron ore mining site, whose opening has been delayed by the Covid-19 pandemic, is expected to launch...

Bank & Insurance

16/10/2020 at 18h04, by Jeune Afrique Business+

Mineral resources

28/08/2020 at 19h18, by Gaëlle Arenson

Kore Potash attracts interest from Groupe Rouiller and others in Congo

The junior, which is at the feasibility study stage, has been especially in the spotlight since the shutdown...

Bank & Insurance

18/08/2020 at 18h06, by Jeune Afrique Business+

Aries Investissements helps the Banque Postale du Congo secure €15m from BDEAC

With the support of the Brazzaville-based consultancy firm, the bank has received 10bn CFA francs (€15m)...

Telecoms & Media

08/07/2020 at 17h42, by Gaëlle Arenson

Africanews leaves Pointe-Noire, but continues to broadcast from France and is seeking a new partner

The pan-African television channel’s service will therefore not be interrupted. We give you the details.

Telecoms & Media

03/07/2020 at 18h09, by Gaëlle Arenson


15/05/2020 at 19h33, by Gaëlle Arenson

Kore Potash scales back its ambitions in the Congo and is now merely seeking $280m

Just a few months ago, the potash project developer was still working on the $1bn+ Kola Potash mining...

Mineral resources

05/05/2020 at 19h04, by Pierre-Olivier Rouaud

Introducing Denham Capital, the soon-to-be majority shareholder of Alphamin in the DRC ($25m)

The US private equity firm is increasing its stake via its subsidiary Tremont Master Holdings in Alphamin,...

Executive Management

30/04/2020 at 18h13, by Gaëlle Arenson

Under the leadership of Marna Cloete, Ivanhoe Mines hones its management team

The Canadian mining company, founded by industry veteran Robert Friedland and a partner of Zijin Mining,...


31/03/2020 at 17h28, by Jeune Afrique Business+

Yves Castanou, from regulator to head of Congo Telecom

Yves Castanou

The 48-year-old Congolese executive was appointed leader of the incumbent operator on 27 March at a cabinet...


23/01/2020 at 17h29, by Jeune Afrique Business+

Congo’s telecom minister Léon Just Ibombo at the centre of a controversy following the Internet outage on 16 January

Following the West Africa Cable System (WACS) submarine cable break on 16 January, the Central African...


04/10/2019 at 15h11, by Jeune Afrique Business+

Somdiaa develops its corn milling business, starting in Congo and Cameroon

Somdiaa, via its Compagnie fermière camerounaise subsidiary, started work in September on the construction...

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