Keyword: mining

French hostage kidnapped in Chad 'located in Sudan'

The Chadian security minister said the French civilian, who works for a mining company in Chad where he was kidnapped on Thursday, had been traced to Sudan where 'mixed Chadian and Sudanese forces' are looking for him.

France plans to invest in state mining venture

France to invest up to €400 million to set up state-owned company that will look for resources around the world, from lithium to gold.