Women in mining: New beginnings and opportunities

A record number of ladies tuned in for the DRC-focused Women in Mining live webinar session during Digital DRC Mining Week that took place from 17-19 June.

Fasten your seat belts as Africa Mining Forum takes off (literally)!

“COVID-19 has certainly affected everyone’s travel and business plans for this year and even for 2021,” says Elodie Delagneau, event manager for Africa Mining Forum.

AUW & POWERGEN Africa: The (digital) show will go on!

The 20th edition of African Utility Week (AUW) and POWERGEN Africa may now be postponed in person, but is still scheduled to take place from 24-26 November.

Nigeria accelerates plans to encourage downstream investment

Nigeria’s mining industry through downstream opportunities and the fall-out of the COVID-19 pandemic has levelled the playing field in the market.

Nigeria Mining Week to proceed digitally in October and reconvene in...

“Virtual editions of industry and regionally leading events such as DRC Mining Week and African Utility Week have been very well received."

AAMEG: Operations continue, despite COVID-19

Despite all the challenges that COVID-19 is giving the industry at present, AAMEG is finding that its members are having continuing success in Africa.

Quality healthcare for the mining industry

"We recently announced the opening of a second CM Diamant hospital in Lubumbashi, which will focus on COVID-19 and pulmonary diseases."

Mining a key focus area for SACEEC

SACEEC is currently busy updating and establishing a virtual business directory which will be sent to all mines, industry etc. and to their buyers.
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Rwanda sets example for attracting foreign investment

"Nations should consider and reassess current investment criteria to attract foreign investment to help build their mining sectors."

Wide industry support as DRC Mining Week is moved to June...

“We have taken the decision to postpone following a period of continuous engagement with our stakeholders and customers” says David Ashdown, MD of Clarion Events Africa.

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