Iron FE covid-19

Global iron ore production to recover by 5.1% in 2021

The key contributors to this grow will be Brazil (6.2%), South Africa (4.1%), Australia (3.2%) and India according to GlobalData.
goviex nigeria

The road to 2023: What to look out for ahead of...

Buhari’s 2015 promises to deliver economic gains, better governance, and to tackle corruption and insecurity have not come to fruition.
investment

Streaming and royalties in mining: Let the music play on

The streaming-and-royalty business model provides exposure to commodities while minimizing many risks as well as offering diversification.

What mining projects have your attention?

Randgold previously called the area in which the Tendao lies ‘the world’s hottest gold exploration ground. What's happened since then?

Will a new law help or harm Uganda’s mining sector?

Uganda is to set to implement a new law that will allow would allow the government to own shares in private mining operations.
Marikana Mine

Remembering Marikana while creating a more inclusive and sustainable future

In honour of the people who lost their lives near Marikana in August 2012, Sibanye-Stillwater has actioned a more sustainable future beyond the tragedy of Marikana’s past.
green economy

Is sustainable mining not a contradiction in itself?

The word “decarbonisation” has been hanging like a Damocles sword but the mining industry is coveting “best-in-class” performance>

New uses for old mine shafts

While some mining rehabilitation projects regenerate land damaged by mining, other efforts are finding new uses for abandoned mine shafts.
cobalt ASM DRC

A positive step towards empowering ASMs

The launch of EGC comes at a time when global demand for cobalt is one the rise

Op-ed: The importance of increased financial inclusion of the ASM sector

The potential of the sector in inducing economic development has always been a lure to proponents of enhanced broad-based development.

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