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Unpacking the revised and annotated DRC Mining Code

In July 2020, the DRC mining registry published an annotated version of the 2002 Mining Code as amended in 2018 (the Revised Code).

“Resource nationalism is both cyclical and contagious”

"We have a solid understanding of the African market derived from a deep track record acting on matters in Africa for over 40 years."

Environmental, social and governance matters are the new normal

Environmental, social and governance matters rapidly rose up the corporate agenda in 2019, such that they are now a mainstream issues.

Mosebenzi Zwane delivers promise but no detail at Mining Indaba

Mosebenzi Zwane, the DMR minister, “made all the right noises” during his speech on Monday morning, which opened the 2016 Mining Indaba. This is according...

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