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Pandemic offers chance to renew role of mining

An impressively rapid and nimble response by the world’s major mining companies to COVID-19 has laid the foundations for renewing the role of mining in a rapidly changing world, former de Beers technical director Pat Lowery said on a webinar.

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"What we're seeing now is a lot of vocabulary that's emerging from regulators and NGOs, with respect to the mining industry, is very positive," Lowery said during the online event, hosted by new

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