Cygam, a Canadian company, has just signed a contract with Tunisia to install a well to extract natural gas from bituminous schists, in the Ghadames basin.
The government of Angola has just announced that it intends to invest 18 billion dollars by 2016 in the construction of energy infrastructures, in order to remedy the shortfall which is...
The Tunisian prime minister has said that the African Development Bank (AfDB) will be positive in improving the country's energy, water and transport issues.
Mohamed Ghannouchi was speaking at the re-inauguration of Donald...
On Wednesday 1 September, the African Refining Company (Sar) signed a financial agreement in the amount of 80.4 million dollars with Ecobank and a second one for 380.5 million dollars with...
Energy-efficient lightbulbs are being used in Ethiopia in an attempt to avoid power shortages.
The government-led approach has seen five million compact fluorescent lamps distributed to consumers in exchange for incandescent...
A new network of submarine cables will link the west coast of Africa with South America.
A press release issued on 2 September reveals that Alcatel-Lucent has been selected by eFive Telecoms, a South...
Transport and sanitation infrastructure projects implemented by the World Bank have gone some way to rebuilding the country.
According to the organisation, which provides technical and financial assistance to developing...
The official launch of the Central African high-speed fibre optic cable telecommunication network, the Central African Backbone, took place on 27 August at Bangui, in the Central African Republic.
The Sonelgaz Group is going to invest 3.3 billion Dollars in Algeria in 2010, according to President and General Director Mr. Nourredine Boutarfa, at a press conference on 28 August last.
“Sonelgaz is going to press ahead with...
A review of the World Bank's water strategy may affect sanitation infrastructure in Africa, after it called for a better approach to the matter.
"We can't properly tackle global priorities of food security, renewable...