First Quantum Minerals
Health and safety
FQM has partnered with Anglo American Exploration Zambia to construct a real-time PCR COVID-19 testing laboratory at Kansanshi Mine Hospital.
FQM's Sentinel copper mine in Kalumbila District of North-Western Province has exceeded production targets for July and August.
FQM has maintained jobs and production at its operations in Zambia, despite sector-wide moves to cut workforce and scale-down production.
This network of civil society organisations wholeheartedly condemns the actions and sentiments of Southern Africa Resource Watch.
Civil society calls for local communities in mining areas to benefit more directly from the tax revenue paid by the industry have been backed by FQM.
Poorly researched, one-sided reports by activists are undermining the relationships between mining companies and their host communities in Zambia says First Quantum Minerals or FQM.
The Australian High Commissioner to Zambia calls for a stable business environment to ensure investors continue to contribute to its economic development.
First Quantum Minerals’ establishment of a multi-facility economic zone in Kalumbila, Zambia to create sustainable jobs is well underway after the company celebrated the official opening of a US$50 million mill ball factory near its Sentinel mine.
African Energy Resources advises that an updated EIA for the Sese power project to allow up to 500 MW of power generation has bee approved.