DR Congo to proceed with $14b Inga dam despite row

The Democratic Republic of Congo has said that building a $14 billion dam on the Congo River will still take place. The project is facing many challenges including disagreements between developers. Congolese officials had asked two groups of developers, one Chinese, one Spanish to submit a joint proposal last year. But talks between the partners broke down due to “serious differences” regarding the development and shareholding of the project. Despite several talks between the developers with the latest held in March there was no deal. A government agency overseeing the…

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