Tuesday, March 28, 2017
Mining

SA Mining Sector Battles Tough Times in the Wake of Subdued Commodity Prices, Mounting...

Companies had no choice but to cut back on new developments, re-focus on profitable production rather than maximum production to save costs 2016 marked another challenging year for SA’s mining industry in the wake of...
Mining Indaba

Mining Indaba Announces Appointment of New Managing Director

Investing in African Mining Indaba, the world’s largest mining investment event, has announced the appointment of Alex Grose as Managing Director of Mining Indaba, effective 10th October. Alex, formerly commercial director at Capacity Media (a...
Minerals Development Center

BoI to Mobilize More Funding for Nigeria’s Mining Industry

The acting Managing Director of the Bank of Industry (BoI), Mr. Waheed Olagunju at the International Mining Investment conference in Abuja assured investors in the Nigeria's mining sector of efforts geared towards increasing funding...

Nigeria Amends Mining Roadmap, Renames Ministry

The Nigeria Federal Executive Council has amended the roadmap for the growth and development of the nation’s mining sector and the approved renaming of the Federal Ministry of Solid Minerals to Federal Ministry of...

Mining Indaba Appoints Harry Chapman Director of Content

Investing in African Mining Indaba a major global mining investment event, has announced the appointment of Harry Chapman as Director of Content. In this role he will oversee all content for the Mining Indaba and...

Ghana Earns $3.1billion from Mining and Quarrying

Last year, the mining and quarrying sector contributed over $3.1billion in revenue to the country’s economy. About $465,000 was reimbursed to Ghana through the Bank of Ghana as mandatory surrender. Mineral revenue repaid to the...
Mining

Malawi Adopts Mining Policy In Line with Africa Mining Vision

The government of Malawi has aligned its Mining Regulations and new Petroleum Policy to the Africa Mining Vision (AMV). The AMV is the continent’s response to tackling the paradox of great mineral wealth existing side...

Botswana: OPIC, others Float Credit for Diamond Cutting and Polishing Industry

Loan will anchor supply chain in country catalyzing local economic growth The Overseas Private Investment Corporation (OPIC), the U.S. Government’s development finance institution, today Monday 25th July 2016, signed a $125 million loan guaranty which...

AfDB, World Bank Launch Facility to Support Guinea’s Mining Sector

The African Development Bank (AfDB) and the World Bank Group have announced the launch of a facility to support the government of Guinea in developing the country’s mining sector. The One Stop Shop facility for...
Mining

Botswana Makes Moves In Mining

The Agricultural Rural Development Authority yesterday signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the Zimbabwe Prison and Correctional Services that will see the two institutions venturing into farming activities at the prison farms to boost...