Zambia

tax gemfields

First Quantum Minerals backs call for a fair tax regime

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.
Trafo

Dry type transformers the preferred choice for African mining

The Trafo Power Solutions team has nearly 20 years’ experience of supplying turnkey power solutions to the mining industry.
barrick

Barrick supports higher education and community development in Zambia

Barrick has donated 10 computers to the University of Zambia School of Mines and agreed to help repair the Kakayindu Police Post.
Volt Resources gold

Volt Resources bids for second gold project

ASX-listed Volt Resources has entered into a binding term sheet to conditionally acquire an 85% interest the Luiri Hill gold project in south-central Zambia.
covid-19

Securing a place for artisanal mining post COVID-19

Artisanal mining should not be left to collapse post COVID-19 because the sector has a direct impact on the livelihoods of many communities.
energy

TECH NEWS: Renewable energy projects in Africa

"Hybrid solutions often provide the best energy mix, especially as battery-storage technology has not yet become cost-competitive."
drc mining africa

Global Mining Report Card: Africa needs to improve

The median score for Africa on the investment attractiveness index showed a decrease of five points this year making it the worst performing region.
zambia

Zambia’s decline against DRC’s copper production

The decline in Policy Perception Index score in Zambia showed an sharp drop, down from 65.25 recorded in 2018 to 38.50 in 2019.
Jubilee Metals

Jubilee Metals: Delivering wealth and sustainability

“The amount of surface/waste material available for reprocessing – globally – presents a massive opportunity for Jubilee." - Gareth Owen
Cummins

New coolant plant in Zambia successfully commissioned

Cummins Zambia has completed a coolant plant project in Kitwe on the Copperbelt that received approval from the ZEMA in 2019.

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