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DR Congo: Is government intervention the real risk to watch?

DR Congo: Is government intervention the real risk to watch?

New forms of government intervention likely to top tax hikes as the key DRC worry for miners

verisk maplecroft

01 NOVEMBER 2018
Aussie regulation underdelivering

Aussie regulation underdelivering

High levels of discretion in mining codes are undermining otherwise strong mining fundamentals

Leadership

08 OCTOBER 2018
Can DRC come back?

Can DRC come back?

Circumstance around latest deterioration in framework will make it harder for politicians to change

MJ comment

21 SEPTEMBER 2018
European mining's PR problem

European mining's PR problem

More marketing around better data services could transform mining sector

Investment

24 JULY 2018
Brazil modernises mining code

Brazil modernises mining code

Overhaul aims to attract investment, alter royalties

Politics

14 JUNE 2018
Miners continue to push for DRC changes as commission finishes work

Miners continue to push for DRC changes as commission finishes work

Industry group "participated actively" but unable to address key issues

Politics

15 MAY 2018
Numis downgrades Randgold on risk

Numis downgrades Randgold on risk

Market shows scant regard for company's record of thriving in difficult conditions

Politics

02 MAY 2018
Few winners in DRC code overhaul

Few winners in DRC code overhaul

Tax hikes to yield short-term capital for besieged leader but ignore pending disaster

Politics

16 MARCH 2018
Kabila to sign mining code

Kabila to sign mining code

After the hope of Kinshasa talks, DRC president tells titans he backs new code as it is

Politics

08 MARCH 2018
"The notice constitutes an unlawful action for a number of reasons"

"The notice constitutes an unlawful action for a number of reasons"

Mosebenzi Zwane is implementing parts of the new mining code despite pledging a halt

Africa

21 JULY 2017
New South African mining rules halted

New South African mining rules halted

Chamber of Mines says SA government asked for more time to defend new code

Africa

14 JULY 2017
A law unto itself

A law unto itself

The club for global mining lawyers is looking to reform mining codes

Leadership

01 JUNE 2017