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renewable energy

Why renewable energy makes economic sense for mining

Most mining and energy professionals would incorporate renewable energy into a mining operation to reduce operating costs.

AfDB power expert to explore power alternatives

Mining operations in Africa are being discovered in the most remote and isolated regions on the continent where grid power is unavailable.
beneficiation

Claude Baissac: A straight talker who pulls no punches

Claude Baissac, CEO of consultancy firm, Eunomix, is well-known in African mining circles. His expert insight into the beneficiation is highly valued.
afdb

AfDB calls for global response as second cyclone hits Southern Africa

The African Development Bank has called for urgent global action in the wake of a second cyclone to hit the southern Africa coastal region in six weeks.
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How can Southern Africa diversify to ensure future growth?

Senior Deputy Editor, Chantelle Kotze, unpacks the African Development Bank's 2019 macroeconomic performance and prospects.
australia

AfDB makes case for increased investment in Africa

The President of the African Development Bank, Akinwumi Adesina, says, “It is time to turn around the declining investments of the U.S. in Africa."
Southern Africa

Southern Africa’s economy recovers slowly but surely

Gross Domestic Product (GDP) in the Southern Africa region will grow by around 2.2% in 2019, up from 1.2% in 2018, according to the African Development Bank’s Southern Africa Region 2019 Economic Outlook launched on 3 April 2019.
Africa

The future of Europe lies in Africa

“Africa is a continent of great change and opportunities. However, Europe finds it difficult to understand that its future lies in the South.
African Development Bank

African Development Bank boosts business opportunities

The African Development Bank closed the first regional Business Opportunity Seminar, an initiative to enhance private sector participation in key sectors.
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Financial institutions pledge to increase investment in Africa

Major Development Finance Institutions have agreed to join forces to help boost private investments in developing economies, particularly those in Africa.

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