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DRC Mining Code

DRC Mining Code: Addressing the elephant in the room

The DRC government is adamant the new Mining Code is here to stay and mining companies have to adopt to the new operating conditions.
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FARDC makes its presence known around KCC DRC operations

Katanga Mining received confirmation from its 75%-owned DRC subsidiary, Kamoto Copper that FARDC are is present in the area around operations of KCC.
Oriental Rubber

Oriental Rubber: Innovative conveyor belt solutions

When Sadanand Makar started Oriental Rubber Industries in 1949, he did so in order to supply rubber products to the Indian Army.
drc

Kamoto Copper Company comments on death of 19 illegal miners

Kamoto Copper Company has observed a growing presence of illegal artisanal miners throughout its industrial mining concessions in the Kolwezi area.
Tailings

Majors support transparency of tailings storage facilities

Mining majors respond to the international requests for information and transparency on their tailings storage facilities.
orion

Goldcorp, Yamana Gold and Glencore join forces

TSX/NYSE-listed Goldcorp, TSX/NYSE-listed Yamana Gold and JSE/LSE-listed Glencore International have signed an integration agreement.
Katanga Mining

Alleged unpaid export duties halt Katanga Mining’s import and export

Less than a week after Glencore-owned Katanga Mining announced the temporary suspension of cobalt export from its Kamoto mine, the importing or exporting of any material or production, including copper, has been suspended owing to alleged failure to declare duties on at least 6 650 t of copper.
Gécamines

Gécamines not consulted on Katanga Mining’s decision to suspend cobalt sales

 The Democratic Republic of Congo’s state-owned mining company Gécamines says that it was not consulted on Katanga Mining’s decision to suspend cobalt sales and exports from the Kamoto Copper Company project.
amplats

Anglo American Platinum completes acquisition of Mototolo JV

Anglo American Platinum has confirmed the completion of the acquisition of both Glencore's 40.2% interest and Kagiso Platinum Ventures' 9.8% interest in the Mototolo JV.
drc

New industry body to drive DRC mining sector and code improvement

Major copper cobalt and gold miners in the Democratic Republic of Congo have joined forces to established a new industry body – the Mining Promotion Initiative – to drive DRC mining sector and code improvement.

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