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Global coal production expected to reach 8.13 Bnt in 2020

Despite disruptions during Q1 2020, global coal production is expected to grow, albeit by a marginal 0.1% to 8.13 billion tonnes (Bnt) in 2020.

The gold rush: no end in sight

Overall, gold and mining equities of all types have almost never been cheaper relative to the price of gold in the period 2002 to the present.
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The impact of COVID-19 on Burkina Faso

While the COVID-19 health crisis is likely to dominate the news cycle for a large part of 2020, questions have emerged about how global terrorist organisations may benefit.
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South Africa: COVID-19 Guidelines and Code of Practice unpacked

Guidelines for a Mandatory Code of Practice on the Mitigation and Management of COVID-19 have been released. Employers have until 25 May to implement it.
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Driving organisational change to thrive in a post-COVID-19 economy

With the phased reopening of the South African economy in May there has been a collective sigh of relief by mining companies to meet production targets.

Securing a place for artisanal mining post COVID-19

Artisanal mining should not be left to collapse post COVID-19 because the sector has a direct impact on the livelihoods of many communities.

A brave new world for the DRC

What doesn’t kill you, only makes you stronger. This famous quote penned by German philosopher Friedrich Nietzsche resounds strongly with the Democratic...

Uranium: The comeback kid

While most commodities have been battered amidst the Coronavirus pandemic, uranium is heating up, and is experiencing a price spike on the back of tightening supply owing to a slowdown in global uranium supply.
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BEE prerequisite for emergency funds: Solidarity takes legal action

Solidarity has lodged a complaint with the SAHRC against government’s plans to make crisis funding for SMMEs subject to black economic empowerment (BEE).
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Gold prices swing as markets sell off

Like most asset classes, gold is being affected by the unprecedented economic and financial market conditions in play around the globe.

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