Central Africa

  • African Energy Chamber pushes BEAC to postpone Forex regulationsAfrican Energy Chamber pushes BEAC to postpone Forex regulations
    The African Energy Chamber, which represents nearly every segment of the energy sector in Africa, is pleased to announce the extension on the implementation of the BEAC (Banque des √Čtats de l’Afrique Centrale) Forex Regulation from January 1st to December 1st, 2021. This is based on the decision on November 5th, 2020 made by ...
  • General Electric appoints Jaime Morais as Angola Country LeaderGeneral Electric appoints Jaime Morais as Angola Country Leader
    General Electric (www.GE.com) has announced the appointment of Jaime Morais as the Country Leader for GE in Angola. In this position, Jaime will play a pivotal role in steering the next phase of strategy and growth for GE in Angola.
  • MIGA Provides Financial Guarantee for Cameroon Hydropower PlantMIGA Provides Financial Guarantee for Cameroon Hydropower Plant
    Multilateral Investment Guarantee Agency (MIGA) a member of the World Bank Group has provided EUR 164.5 million in guarantees for the construction of the Nachtigal Hydropower Project in Cameroon.
  • Gabon Gets Funds to Reduce Emissions by 50%Gabon Gets Funds to Reduce Emissions by 50%
    The Government of Gabon and the Central African Forest Initiative (CAFI) signed a Letter of Intent for 18 million US dollars to protect the country’s forests and accelerate the fight against climate change.
  • Gabon Announces Creation of 20 Marine Protected AreasGabon Announces Creation of 20 Marine Protected Areas
    President Ali Bongo Ondimba announced on Monday, in a speech delivered at the United Nations headquarters, that his government has created a network of 20 marine protected areas in Gabon, consisting of nine marine parks and 11 aquatic reserves covering 26% of Gabon’s territorial waters.