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Likely Shadary win in DR Congo threatens further squeeze on miners' profits

Likely Shadary win in DR Congo threatens further squeeze on miners' profits

Impending battle for control of DR Congo, & its mineral riches, threatens further pain for miners.

verisk maplecroft

11 DECEMBER 2018
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
"Any sanctions …will inevitably have knock-on effects for the mining industry"

"Any sanctions …will inevitably have knock-on effects for the mining industry"

Verisk Maplecroft warns on further US sanctions against DRC

Politics

08 AUGUST 2018
Chile's reputation as LatAm go-to destination faces long-term threats - Analysis

Chile's reputation as LatAm go-to destination faces long-term threats - Analysis

Will Chile's enduring status as LatAm's most attractive jurisdiction be threatened in coming years?

verisk maplecroft

26 JULY 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
Does green represent risk?

Does green represent risk?

The EV explosion will need to overcome ethical supply bottlenecks beyond the DRC

Leadership

31 OCTOBER 2017
Peru: a muddy picture for mining

Peru: a muddy picture for mining

Opposition has more support in legislature than new pro-business president

Miners let down in Kyrgyzstan election

Miners let down in Kyrgyzstan election

Voters fail to deliver change

Asia

20 OCTOBER 2015

Risks still cloud Mauritania's mining potential

Despite positive reform, miners face ongoing challenges in Mauritania's mining sector

Africa

04 JUNE 2015

Suriname's Bouterse poised for re-election

Desi Bouterse's expected re-election may not spell good news for Suriname's fledgling mining industry...

Looming election a key test for Myanmar

Although an estimated US$5 billion in foreign direct investment flooded into the market in 2014, as the...

Asia

09 MARCH 2015