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Guinea: Record investment propels bauxite boom

A record investment of $205m by an international consortium, including the Africa Finance Corporation (AFC), to develop a high-grade bauxite mine in Guinea is generating new hope in this West African country.…

ANALYSIS: Another twist in the Simandou saga

After years of legal wrangling, seismic corruption scandals and a military coup, Rio Tinto has decided to abandon its plans to develop the Simandou iron ore mine in Guinea.

Aluminium prices soar

Indonesia’s ban on the export of raw bauxite, used to make aluminium, and the auto industry opting to use the metal instead of steel is very good news for African producers such as Guinea, Ghana and Sierra Leone as the global price of aluminium continues to break records.…

Can Banjul fill West Africa gap?

The busy and lucrative West African aviation space is dominated by foreign airlines at present as African carriers are too small and fragmented to properly serve the market.…

All Roads Lead To Guinea

Guinea is set to become the world’s third-largest iron ore producer, behind giants Australia and Brazil, as investments of billions of dollars pour in.…