Ebola and Oil and Gas in Guinea

Guinea expects to establish cooperation with Indonesia

Guinea, which was hit by an ebola virus outbreak in 2014, is currently experiencing a boom in bauxite mining that has made it one of the world`s largest … Indonesia and Guinea in 2016 had reached US$28.2 million, with Indonesia enjoying a surplus, which was dominated by non-oil and gas sectors.

Cargill suspends business with Guatemalan palm oil supplier

Palm oil vendor Pauline Haba pours palm oil from a container on Aug. 26. Her business is suffering because no one wants to buy her palm oil, which comes from an area where the Ebola outbreak has cost many lives in Conakry, Guinea. Youssouf Bah, AP. Cargill is one of the world’s largest traders of …

African economic activity regaining momentum

Activity is also rebounding in countries hit by the 2015 Ebola outbreak (Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone). Ethiopia should remain Africa’s … Increased oil production thanks to stability in the Niger Delta (the country’s oil-belt) and good harvest led to growth revival in Nigeria. Reforms in the forex markets …