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.
Britain’s decision to exit from the European Union has stunned the world and become a hot topic of conversation. Opinions on the move vary greatly for and against it, as reflected in the vote itself which was split almost exactly down the middle with 48.1% to stay and 51.9% to leave. No one knows for sure what the best result should have been – yet. It did however remind us that gold remains a safe haven during times of uncertainty.
It is essential that all stakeholders within the industry (government, labour and mining houses) work together in an open and transparent manner to find resolution on a Mining Charter that best caters to everyone’s needs and expectations
- Laura Cornish - Editor
Also in this Issue
Tanzanian graphite greatness
When the going gets tough, Rockwell Diamonds gets going
DRILLING & BLASTING
Better blasting saves on power costs
TRANSMISSION & POWER
Electrical infrastructure refurbishment & maintenance an essential service for Africa’s power needs