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Ghana positioned to be regional hub for upstream products in the mineral value chain

By: Anine Kilian     28th March 2018 Ghana’s economic landscape has been shaped by the mining sector and, while mineral extraction has contributed to the country’s development path, the extent to which the country has tapped its mineral potential has remained limited. As interest in the country’s mineral sector grows, it is expected... 

No mining sector without geology

19th August 2016 Mining development is one of the main areas where geoscience directly contributes to a country’s economy, with Africa expected to supply a significant portion of the world’s future mineral resources through the application of various scientific approaches, states the local organising committee... 

Old-style colonial mining no longer acceptable on African continent – Turok

By: Martin Creamer     19th September 2013 There was a new awareness across Africa that old-style colonial mining was unacceptable on the continent, African National Congress (ANC) MP Ben Turok said on Thursday. Turok, who was addressing the MetalBulletin Events sixth South African ferroalloys conference on mineral beneficiation and its... 

NMDC eyes coal assets in Mozambique and Russia

By: Ajoy K Das     20th September 2012 India’s largest iron-ore miner NMDC Limited has started negotiations to acquire a stake in coking coal assets in Mozambique and Russia. Sol Mineracao Mozambique had an estimated coking coal reserve of 500-million tons while the Russian reserves it was interested in were estimated at 50-million... 


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