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New course aimed at enhancing skills of community relations practitioners

Companies need to continue to develop a culture of information sharing with local stakeholder communities to ensure social licence is maintained
Laws regulating the resettlement of communities for mining projects may be poorly defined and could result in delays to approvals that may affect the viability of operations or development projects, says Ghana-based gold mining company Golden Star...
25th July 2014
Mining Services

All systems go for eleventh mining and power expo

ACCRA, GHANA For 20 years the West African Mining and Power Exhibition has played a critical role in the region's mining and power industries 

South Africa-based co-organisers of the West African Mining and Power Exhibition (Wampex), Exhibition Management Services (EMS), says it is all systems go for the upcoming biennial event, which will be held at the Accra International Conference...
2nd May 2014
Mining Services

Ghana seen as gateway into West Africa

Compared with the rest of Africa, Ghana’s economy and political environment are relatively stable, which is consequently encouraging the expansion of mining companies and suppliers into the West African country, says electric motors and drives...
11th April 2014

Ghana shows positive investment climate, attracts $13.5bn

The production of gold – Ghana’s flagship mineral – increased by 93% from 2.24-million ounces in 2002 to more than 4.3-million ounces in 2012
Ghana’s favourable investment climate has succeeded in attracting some $13.5-billion in mining investment over the last two decades, highlighted Lands and Natural Resources Minister Alhaji Inusah Fuseini at February’s Investing in African Mining...
11th April 2014
News This Week

Vivo Energy – Unleashing the Energy that Powers African Mining

A joint venture between Vitol, Helios Investment Partners and Shell, Vivo Energy is Shell’s exclusive licensee in Africa*. It inherits all the strengths of Shell in Africa – not just in terms of products, but also in terms of its people, influence...
21st February 2013
Mine Profile

Rosebel mine, Suriname

An openpit mine, situated in Suriname.
14th September 2012

Golden Star lowers full-year guidance despite improved Q2 production

Ghana-focused Golden Star Resources on Tuesday said that at 85 183 oz, it had produced about 10% more gold in the second quarter than it did in the first. The June-quarter’s increased production brought the company’s total production to 162 908...
17th July 2012

Exhibition to assist gold miner’s growth strategy

Gold mining company Golden Star Resources (GSR) will be showcasing its commitment to corporate social investment under its flagship corporate social responsibility (CSR) initiative at this year’s West African mining and power exhibition (Wampex),...
11th May 2012
Mine Profile

Wassa mine, Ghana

An openpit mine situated in Ghana.
11th May 2012
Mining in Ghana

West African mining sector seeks international partnerships to grow industry

Gold-rich Ghana’s capital city, Accra, will host the tenth West African Mining and Power Exhibition (Wampex), which, this year will continue to focus on international partnerships needed for the development of infrastructure to exploit the mineral...
13th April 2012
Mining Indaba Review

Ghana-focused gold miner to expand international footprint

Denver, Colorado-based Golden Star Resources was looking to expand its African and international portfolio, the Ghana-focused company says.
9th March 2012

Goldplat profit soars, targets 1Moz resource by year-end

Aim-listed Goldplat on Monday reported strong growth for the six months to the end of December on the back of increased efficiencies at its gold recovery plants in South Africa and Ghana, and producing first gold at its Kilimapesa project, in...
5th March 2012
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