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25/01/2022 at 15h28, by Africa Business+

Rail transport

09/09/2021 at 15h10, by Africa Business+

Abidjan and Ouaga urge Bolloré to make up its mind on rail contract 

The Burkinabe and Ivorian ministers in charge of transport have written to the group asking it to give...

Rail transport

11/08/2021 at 05h12, by Africa Business+

Projects and calls for tenders in Alstom’s sights after takeover of Bombardier

The manufacturer has 3 000 employees in Africa following the takeover of its Canadian competitor.

Rail transport

28/07/2021 at 17h04, by Africa Business+

Rail transport

23/07/2021 at 17h56, by Africa Business+

AECON waiting financing agreement on the Dakar-Tambacounda railway

The Canadian infrastructure giant has been poised since late last year on the Dakar-Tambacounda rehabilitation/construction...

Private Equity

01/07/2021 at 17h38, by Africa Business+

Meridiam set to take a stake in the capital of Comilog’s Setrag

Jeune Afrique Business+ revealed a year ago that the management and financing company founded by Thierry...

Rail transport

27/04/2021 at 18h21, by Africa Business+

Funding of Dakar TER Phase II awaits instruction from Paris

Pending a green light, the 18 km extension of the urban train to Blaise-Diagne airport will require new...


15/04/2021 at 16h34, by Africa Business+

Construction & Infrastructure

01/12/2020 at 15h20, by Africa Business+

Egyptian National Railways signs €24 million deal with Siemens

The German group will provide its ZUB technology to boost traffic on part of the national network.

Rail transport

14/10/2020 at 15h41, by Gaëlle Arenson

Christian Magni likely to take the reins as SETRAG CEO 

The former Comilog executive is back in the running for the position of CEO at the Société d’Exploitation...

Construction & Infrastructure

25/09/2020 at 16h01, by Africa Business+

Algiers metro renationalisation not (yet) affecting RATP’s large tramway contracts

This setback for RATP, which wanted to continue operating the metro, comes at a time when the group has,...

Rail transport

03/09/2020 at 19h33, by Pierre-Olivier Rouaud

RATP Dev’s leadership team in Africa

With Laurence Batlle at the helm, RATP Dev has just been awarded the contract to manage Line 3 of the...

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