Iran, Senegal review oil, energy, agriculture coop.

18/07/2020 – During the meeting, the two sides discussed the expansion of cooperation in the field of oil, gas, and energy.

The holding of the fifth meeting of the Iran-Senegal Joint Commission as well as the program of the 50th anniversary of the establishment of official relations between the two countries were among the topics discussed during the meeting of Dehshiri and Makhtar Cisse on Friday.

Dehshiri also met and held talks with Minister of Agriculture and Rural Equipment Moussa Balde on Thursday.

The two sides reviewed the development of agricultural cooperation between Iran and Senegal.

Mehr News / Teheran

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Marine construction works to begin for Mozambique LNG

17/07/2020 – Belgium’s Besix Group, in partnership with Portugal’s Mota-Engil SA, will start constructing the marine facilities for the Mozambique LNG gas development project this year, including one of the world’s longest jetty structures. Continuer à lire … « Marine construction works to begin for Mozambique LNG »

Gas investors in Mozambique choose appeasement in face of Islamist violence

13/07/2020 – The number of attacks in Mozambique’s Cabo Delgado Province is on the rise. Among the latest victims were eight employees of a local gas sector contractor. But foreign investors are resolved to counter these threats.

Inocência Mapisse is shocked over the loss of lives in northern Mozambique. But as an expert on large-scale energy projects, she knows that such violent attacks not only affect the families of the deceased but are also a major disruption for the entire Mozambican economy. Continuer à lire … « Gas investors in Mozambique choose appeasement in face of Islamist violence »

Libya – National Libyan Army sets conditions for lifting oil blockade

13/07/2020 – In a statement late Saturday, Ahmed al-Mesmari, a spokesman for the LNA, called for oil revenues to flow into a bank account in a foreign country with a ‘clear mechanism’ to distribute funds fairly among Libya’s regions. Continuer à lire … « Libya – National Libyan Army sets conditions for lifting oil blockade »

Tchad : lancement d’un projet d’infrastructures TIC d’envergure, symbole de la coopération avec la Chine

11/07/2020 – Le Ministre d’État, Ministre Secrétaire Général de la Présidence de la République, Monsieur Kalzeubé Pahimi DEUBET, Représentant le Maréchal du Tchad Idriss DEBY ITNO, Président de la République, Chef de l’État a lancé officiellement mardi 7 juillet 2020, le Projet de modernisation des infrastructures des Communications du Tchad, projet entièrement exécuté par le géant des infrastructures des TIC Huawei Technologies. Continuer à lire … « Tchad : lancement d’un projet d’infrastructures TIC d’envergure, symbole de la coopération avec la Chine »

Côte d’Ivoire/Burkina Faso: le chemin de fer Abidjan-Ouagadougou est rouvert à la circulation

11/07/2020 – La voie ferrée Abidjan-Ouagadougou (Côte d’Ivoire/Burkina Faso) a repris ses opérations le 8 juillet avec les transports de marchandises. La circulation sur ce corridor de 1 260 km géré par SITARAIL, filiale de Bolloré Railways, avait été suspendue le 16 mars en raison de la Covid-19. Continuer à lire … « Côte d’Ivoire/Burkina Faso: le chemin de fer Abidjan-Ouagadougou est rouvert à la circulation »

Trump’s Entry Into African Diplomacy Stumbles Over Nile Dispute

Donald Trump’s biggest foray into African affairs has not turned out well.

10/07/2020 – The U.S. president’s bid to resolve a long-running dispute over a Nile dam has failed to make a breakthrough, joining his unsuccessful efforts in crises from North Korea to Kosovo. Continuer à lire … « Trump’s Entry Into African Diplomacy Stumbles Over Nile Dispute »

Morocco makes new steps towards developing military industry

10/07/2020 – The kingdom will grant licenses for the manufacture of weapons and military and security equipment and for their export.

Morocco is seeking to modernise its armed forces and further develop its domestic military industry, a development experts say is achievable and even inevitable considering regional and international turbulence.Morocco is set to increase its defence budget in support of this ambition. On Monday, the kingdom announced related decisions taken during the Council of Ministers, chaired by  Moroccan King Mohammed VI. Continuer à lire … « Morocco makes new steps towards developing military industry »

Nigerian govt signs deal for solid minerals transport in biggest industrial project

09/07/2020 – The Nigerian Government Wednesday said it had signed a deal with Sealink Promotional Company Limited for transportation of solid minerals on  waterways through the jetty landing port of Ajaokuta Steel Company Limited. Continuer à lire … « Nigerian govt signs deal for solid minerals transport in biggest industrial project »

Libyan officials meet Eni, NOC CEOs to discuss partnership

09/07/2020 – The head of the presidential council of the Libyan Government of National Accord, Fayez al-Sarraj, met Eni’s CEO Claudio Descalzi and his counterpart at the national oil company NOC, Mustafa Sanalla, on Wednesday. Continuer à lire … « Libyan officials meet Eni, NOC CEOs to discuss partnership »