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Poor countries increasingly dependent on mining income: ICMM

Poor countries increasingly dependent on mining income: ICMM

Africa dominates top 25 of newest bi-annual mining contribution index

Ratings

04 OCTOBER 2018
Tungsten recovery yet to encourage investment

Tungsten recovery yet to encourage investment

Price up 50% over the past year and more upside expected

Base metals

27 FEBRUARY 2018
Still early days in East Africa

Still early days in East Africa

Region's mining intentions still lagging behind its geologic potential

Africa

21 JUNE 2017

Rwanda the 'new Switzerland'

Surely not. Rwanda has few natural resources and wasn’t a country renowned for its mining. So had Hersov...

Africa

12 FEBRUARY 2015

You've made the right bet, Blair tells Africa investors

His old mantra of “education, education, education” has now been replaced by one of governance as he...

Africa

10 FEBRUARY 2015

RISK OUTLOOK in brief

Incumbent Goodluck Jonathan and his People’s Democratic Party (PDP) will be seeking to secure a second...

Leadership

03 FEBRUARY 2015

Piran produces first tin in Rwanda

Initial production came from reprocessed tailings dumps from previous mining operations conducted within...

Production

17 DECEMBER 2014

Mines and Money Access Africa: Evolution or revolution?

After a period of resource nationalism following the independence era, the legal framework for mining...

Africa

05 JUNE 2014

Burundi commits to becoming conflict-free

Burundi has become the latest country to show its commitment to minerals due diligence by implementing...

Africa

01 APRIL 2014

Tantalum: Back to the source

Traceability of the source of tantalum forms part of the continuing battle worldwide to exclude conflict...

Africa

20 MARCH 2014

Focus: Tin: New sources, new apps

The International Tin Research Institute (ITRI) has been involved in research and develop­ment aimed...

Africa

22 MARCH 2013