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Mining: the next chapter

Mining: the next chapter

Companies face the familiar challenge of nationalisation, if in a slightly augmented form


23 MAY 2019
Mutual beneficiation

Mutual beneficiation

Twising industry arms into processing ore in-country rarely has desired outcomes


21 DECEMBER 2015

Bolivia's foreign investment dilemma

South American country is well placed to weather the economic storm, but for how long?

Bolivia: No easy ride

Bolivia is home to a large number of tin, silver, lithium and iron-ore deposits that attract the attention...

Central/South America

17 JANUARY 2014

Central Asia: Challenging times

While it is Central Asia's high-profile oil and gas projects that usually attract the most news coverage,...


26 APRIL 2013

Change at Zimplats

Stewart Mangoma has been made chief financial officer and an executive director of Zimplats Holdings...


01 FEBRUARY 2013

Digging a hole in Indonesia

Indonesia, like many countries with an abundance of natural resources, wants a bigger say in how those...


15 JANUARY 2013

Zimplats agrees US$971M Zimbabwe indigenisation plan

Impala Platinum Holdings Ltd's (Implats) 87% subsidiary Zimplats Holdings Ltd has agreed to sell a 51%...


11 JANUARY 2013

The five hurdles for mining

Who's killing the mining boom? That is not the title of a recently discovered Agatha Christie murder...


02 MARCH 2012

Policy to be in the best interests of SA – Mines Minister

Susan Shabangu, South Africa's minister of mineral resources, confirmed to delegates at the Mining Indaba...

Capital markets

07 FEBRUARY 2012

Nationalisation wave spreads across Africa

While South Africa's government continues its attempts to soothe investor fears, and distance itself...


04 MAY 2011

Country risk: SA mining

Think of African countries whose mining sectors carry worrying political and security risks, and the...


21 APRIL 2011