sub-Saharan Africa

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COVID-19: An unprecedented threat to development in Africa

The COVID-19 crisis threatens to reverse recent development progress across the region and may weigh on growth for years to come.

Communities to benefit from mining through “social licences to mine”

The Mining Sector cannot be looked at in isolation – it is the "engine room" of every economy in a country with substantial mineral resources.

China and US battle for African infrastructure

New research from Baker McKenzie shows that development finance lending from state-backed institutions is the most important.

Community Development Agreements compulsory for mining in Malawi

A new Mining Act anticipated to be promulgated in Malawi will make it compulsory for all mining companies to undertake Community Development Agreements.
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AIM-listed Africa focused energy company renamed

AIM-listed Kibo Energy announced that the change of name to Kibo Energy has become effective immediately on the Alternative Investment Market.
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Industry trend analysis – mining investment gets smart

BMI Research recently hosted a webinar on the global mining investment outlook, 'This Time's Different: Mining Investment Gets Smart'.
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$1 billion renewable energy facility launched

The African Trade Insurance and European Investment Bank have launched a $1 billion Renewable Energy Facility for sub-Saharan Africa. The facility is supported by the...
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Risk: Regulatory uncertainty and poor infrastructure in sub-Saharan Africa

BMI Research believes the mining sector in sub-Saharan Africa will remain the riskiest in the world over the coming quarters as regulatory uncertainty rises...

The four key themes to mining in Africa Q3 2018

In the third quarter of 2018, four themes will remain particularly pertinent within the sub-Saharan Africa mining sector states BMI Research. BMI Research is a unit of...

Russia’s underground coal gasification technology rights secured for South Africa

Diversified investment and mining company Anglo African Capital's (AAC) recently signed memorandum of understanding with Gazprom Promgaz sees it secure its underground coal gasification...

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