"One would think that the high gold price would encourage more investment into South African gold mines, however market price is only one consideration."
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The new world has begun, or has it? Whilst we are in this period of uncertainty everyone is speculating what will become of the world as we knew it.
South Africa’s mining policy has undergone a revolution but the country now needs to get on board the fast moving train that is Industrie 4.0.
Neighbours of South Africa have thrown aside resource nationalism - why has the South African government not able to accept the good-practice lessons?
“Following the recently launched draft Mining Charter, a stability clause has also been proposed and this is exactly what our country needs right now, to allay investor fears and encourage much-needed investment in a struggling sector,” says Bert Lopes, Natural Resources Head at audit firm, BDO.
By accounting and advisory firm BDO national head of advisory and managing partner Bert Lopes. Mining is in the early stages of the Fourth Industrial...