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Shrunken conference hears calls for optimism

It’s a rare day when a banker and a politician agree on anything but that’s what happened when the annual Africa Down Under mining conference kicked off this week with two keynote speakers agreeing that a recovery might be underway.

Shrunken conference hears calls for optimism Shrunken conference hears calls for optimism Shrunken conference hears calls for optimism Shrunken conference hears calls for optimism Shrunken conference hears calls for optimism

Mark Tyler, London-based head of resources at Nedbank Capital, and the premier of Western Australia, Colin Barnett, told the 1200 delegates at the Perth event that the worst of the deep downturn in