Less than a month ago a demonstrator against RUSAL - the Russian alumininum giant - was killed by police in Guinea. Now there have been further protests at lack of public services provided by the companies. This time, the target is been bauxite mining company CBG - part-owned by Alcoa and Rio Tinto
Alcoa withdraws from the management of the CBG. The US-based Alcoa, a member of the Halco Mining Inc. consortium, including Rio Tinto-Alcan, co-managing the Guinea Bauxite Company (CBG), has withdrawn for reasons of global and strategic reorganisation. A letter sent by Alcoa to the Guiinean
A major contract, valued at about €100-million, has been secured by German integrated solutions provider to the global mining, bulk materials handling and minerals industries Tenova Takraf for the turnkey supply and installation of a bauxite handling plant in Guinea
Guinea - Boke Bauxite Extension Project (English) Abstract. To increase annual production and shipment of bauxite from the originally planned level of 6.6 million tons to 9.2 million tons, of which the shareholders of Halco have already contracted for 9.0 million tons, requires expanding the capacity both of the
Global law firm White & Case LLP has advised BNP Paribas, Crédit Agricole, IFC, ING, Natixis, OPIC, Société Générale and two Guinean banks on the multi-hundred million financing of Compagnie des Bauxites de Guinée's Sangaredi bauxite mine expansion in the Republic of Guinea.
CONAKRY, Sept 19 (Reuters) - Guinean bauxite miner CBG's operations were halted again on Tuesday by protesters who blocked roads and train tracks in the town of Kamsar over power cuts, three sources said. Deadly riots froze mining operations in the town of Boke and surrounding region including