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Condé third term to cement Guinea's Wild West image

Condé third term to cement Guinea's Wild West image

Reputational concerns will multiply if Condé's third term becomes reality, says risk consultancy

Politics

07 AUGUST 2020
Simandou: Groundhog Day

Simandou: Groundhog Day

Rumours of another push to get the iron ore deposit developed are like to come to nothing

Miner's right

09 MARCH 2020
Guinea's Condé tests miners' patience

Guinea's Condé tests miners' patience

Operational environment continues to deteriorate in the West African country

Politics

01 MARCH 2020
Friedland-backed HPX to pick up massive iron ore deposit

Friedland-backed HPX to pick up massive iron ore deposit

Ivanhoe to collaborate on major development

M&A

06 SEPTEMBER 2019
Davis iron ore play signs passage MoU

Davis iron ore play signs passage MoU

Niron Metals gets permission to transport iron ore through Liberia from Guinea

Feasibility

18 APRIL 2019
Steinmetz and Guinea back in business together

Steinmetz and Guinea back in business together

Simandou shock: after vicious legal battles and claims of corruption, BSGR to develop Zogota

Politics

25 FEBRUARY 2019
Rio confirms Simandou sale off

Rio confirms Simandou sale off

Deal with Chinalco lapses after 2 years

M&A

29 OCTOBER 2018
"De Combret was a way to physically [break the nexus]"

"De Combret was a way to physically [break the nexus]"

Former Rio CEO talks about how the Guinea payment scandal came about

Companies

14 JULY 2017

You've made the right bet, Blair tells Africa investors

His old mantra of “education, education, education” has now been replaced by one of governance as he...

Africa

10 FEBRUARY 2015

Rio mixes it with Vale

It has been a whirlwind of a week for Vale SA. The Brazilian mining giant said on Monday it was considering...

Africa

02 MAY 2014

Guinea: engaging interest

It has been a rollercoaster year in Guinea. Criticism from miners over taxes and royalties has been widespread....

Africa

22 NOVEMBER 2013

Limiting foreign investment

When Alpha Condé became Guinea's first democratically elected president in 2010, he put in place a series...

Africa

25 JANUARY 2013