Latest News for: Africa contractors


Nikki Haley Called Moscow Evil—But Hubby Flexed Russian Guns

The Daily Beast 01 Dec 2023
The Daily Beast revealed in August that ex-U.N ... The Daily Beast ... Further, the aspiring First Gentleman is a major in the South Carolina National Guard, and has deployed to Afghanistan and Africa. Allied Defense’s other co-owners run a larger military contractor called Defense Engineering Services, which is registered as a veteran-owned enterprise. .

ArcelorMittal S.Africa shares fall on plan to close long steel ops

Reuters 28 Nov 2023
Shares at lowest level since January 2021Longs unit closure to impact 3,500 jobsSteelmaker blames S.Africa's weak growth, infrastructure crisis ... South Africa's ... ArcelorMittal South Africa said the 3,500 jobs that could be affected include full-time staff and contractors.

Desert rendezvous

Manila Bulletin 25 Nov 2023
PEACE-MAKER ... Saddam Hussein. As with Gaddafi, we first met him in the 1970s when we were a pioneering businessman in the Middle East and North Africa. At the time, we were pioneer as prime contractor operating the Saudi Arabia Port of Jeddah on the Red Sea and the Port of Jubail on the Persian Gulf ... Both were also gracious and soft-spoken ... .

Mali signs agreement with Russia to build gold refinery

Reuters 22 Nov 2023
Mali's military, which took power in a 2021 coup, last year kicked out troops from former colonial power France, who were fighting Islamist militants, and teamed up with the Russian military contractor Wagner Group, which has operations across Africa, including lucrative mining deals.

Afreximbank launches Intra-African EPC Contract Promotion Programme

Business Ghana 21 Nov 2023
“The EPC initiative will help African contractors to participate in the US$60 billion annual infrastructure investments within Africa, unlike the current prac­tice where most of the contracts go to non-African entities,” he said.

Commercial start-up of BP’s troubled GTA project set for third quarter of 2024

Upstream Online 21 Nov 2023
... northwest Africa is set for the third quarter of 2024, according to information released by a key contractor.

POWERCHINA empowering South Africa with Clean Energy

Sierra Leone Telegraph 20 Nov 2023
Within just two years, the largest clean energy power plant of South Africa has emerged out of nothing on the vast wilderness in Northern Cape ... Redstone CSP project in South Africa ... To date, the corporation has established partnerships with 50 sub-contractors in South Africa, forming a new industrial cluster in the locale.

Okwuoza: Afreximbank Has Made a Difference in Africa

This Day 18 Nov 2023
Against the backdrop of this, we believe that we are the most qualified company in Nigeria, possibly Africa, to participate as an African company in the Nigeria-Morocco pipeline ... Nobody will do it for Africa, it has to itself ... In the future, we would like to see African companies and contractors executing contracts in Africa.

A hedge fund exec is funding hunts for treasures in shipwrecks at the bottom of ...

Business Insider 18 Nov 2023
Clake's successes include the SS Coloradan, an American steamer sunk by a German U-boat off the coast of South Africa. Found by his contractors in 2016, the wreck contained drums of gold precipitate. Another ship found at at depth of 4,500 meters off the coast of west Africa contained 50 tons of silver coins ... ....

Afreximbank Launches Intra-African Contract Promotion Programme

This Day 16 Nov 2023
“The EPC initiative will help African contractors to participate in the $60 billion annual infrastructure investments within Africa, unlike the current practice where most of the contracts go to non-African entities,” he said ... on Africa’s agenda for sustainable development.

ACEACFMS 2023 comes off December 14

B & FT Online 08 Nov 2023
The summit is a grand gathering of influential building contractors, road contractors, professional practicing civil engineers, electrical engineers, surveyors, planners, architects, project managers, real estate developers, building and construction material/equipment suppliers, ...

Yuqing: China’s Investments in Lekki, Ogun-Guangdong Free Trade Zones Exceed $1bn

This Day 07 Nov 2023
Nigeria is a pilot country for China and Africa to jointly build the Belt and Road Initiative ... She added that Nigeria was China’s biggest contractor market and a major investment destination in Africa, adding that China’s investments in Nigeria were primarily concentrated in the manufacturing sector. .

Sibanye weighs more changes at US palladium mines as prices fall

Reuters 02 Nov 2023
... in South Africa amid a worsening rout in prices of platinum group metals (PGMs), used in autocatalysts ... Sibanye also said a proposed restructure of its Kloof 4 gold shaft in South Africa due to operational issues and ongoing losses could affect 2,389 employees and 581 contractors.

Sibanye-Stillwater Says More Than 4,000 Workers Could Be Affected by Restructuring

Market Watch 25 Oct 2023
Sibanye-Stillwater said that more than 4,000 employees and contractors could potentially be affected by the proposed restructuring of four shafts at its South Africa platinum group metal operations, and that it will consult with unions and non-unionized employees.

Keller Group shares surge as FTSE 250 group predicts

The Daily Mail 24 Oct 2023
The world's largest geotechnical specialist contractor saw its share price climb 14.4 per cent to £7.70 by lunchtime after it told investors that annual underlying profits were set to be 'materially ahead' of market expectations ... the Asia-Pacific, Middle East and Africa region.