Mining companies with higher ESG ratings outperformed the broader market during the peak of the COVID-19 crisis, delivering 34% average total shareholder return over the past three years — ten percentage points higher than the general market index.
DRC Mining Week Online has received confirmation from the Office of the Presidency of the DRC that Mr André Wameso, Deputy Chief of Staff in the Office of the Presidency in charge of economic and financial matters, will join the opening keynote address on Monday, 14 June 2021.
BNL is committed to giving preference to competitive local contractors and suppliers and to employing Porgerans first.
The company has been a signatory to the Compact since 2005 and the principles, which are in line with Barrick’s sustainability strategy.
The OTCQX is the top market tier operated by OTC Market Group, Inc. in New York, on which over 11,000 US and global securities trade.
Credit ratings agency Fitch Ratings has increased most of its short-term metals and mining price assumptions on the back of syncronised global economic recovery post-COVID-19, which has driven higher commodity prices.
With incredibly strong global demand for non-Chinese rare earths, we are ideally placed to supply these critical commodities.