At the time of writing, it is the end of another exciting and highly successful year for Mining Review Africa in spite of the labour issues that had such an effect on the mining industry. I am waiting to see what happens next year when the ‘strike’ season rolls around. I am prepared to wager that many a mining manager may silently wish for a Margaret Thatcher approach to labour issues, rather than the vacillation displayed by our government. In the meanwhile, what has been gratifying has been the positive response of readers to the new direction the magazine is taking.

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