Central Africa

Covering mining exploration, development, mines in the Democratic Republic of Congo, DRC, Commodities in these regions include copper, cobalt,

africa

Africa still attracting merger and acquisition activity

In an increasingly complex world Africa is holding its own as an attractive investment region, with the value of investment on the continent showing growth.
NEW tax

Why sales tax will shrink Zambia’s economy

There has been vigorous debate about Zambia’s proposed migration from the VAT system to a Sales Tax since it was first announced in September 2018.
diamonds

Record diamond production for Lucapa

Lucapa Diamond Company and its project partners have reported record monthly diamond production results from both mines for August 2019.
drc

DRC mining sector’s disclosures becoming more transparent

The EITI has made headway in ensuring improved transparency in the DRC since the country first joined the EITI over a decade ago in 2007.
DRC Mining Code

DRC Mining Code: Addressing the elephant in the room

The DRC government is adamant the new Mining Code is here to stay and mining companies have to adopt to the new operating conditions.
ebola

Alphamin steers clear of Ebola with strict safety protocols

The Ebola epidemic has spread geographically to South Kivu and Goma in the DRC. To date there have been no instances near Bisie tin mine itself.
avesoro

Royalty streaming: a golden funding opportunity for Africa

Gold remains a safe bet for investors and funding and it is also a great hedge against turbulent economic times, such as the current global uncertainty.
Eurasian Resources Group

Global cobalt mine supply at risk of disappearing

At the current price, between 20-30% of global cobalt mine supply is at risk of disappearing in 2020.
safety

Software updates are as vital as machinery servicing

MICROMINE is reminding mining companies to update their software to avoid potential cyber security breaches and data loss.
adu

Six focus areas to be addressed at ADU 2019

Mining Ministers from the African continent will meet at ADU - designed to attract even greater Australian investment over the near-term.

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