This edition of Mining Review Africa is definitely worth celebrating! It focuses on Central Africa and the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) in particular, which despite its negative perception is quickly becoming one of the most buoyant mining countries in Africa.
It is not always easy to stay upbeat when your industry is bleeding, suffering and wounded. Anaemic commodity prices are strangling the life out of so many mining operations – the Democratic Republic of Congo and Zambia being the latest additions to the fatally wounded list. But, just for a moment, maybe longer, I would like to focus on the positive. Fortunately for me, it isn’t too hard to find. Mining Review Africa has become an expert and specialist in providing the industry on a monthly basis with the good news, the positive angles, the rays of sunshine that push through the black storm c