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Mining Lekgotla

Mining Lekgotla celebrates achievements, tackles challenges

By: Mia Breytenbach     1st August 2014 The 2014 Mining Lekgotla, which dovetails with the 20-year celebration of the advent of democracy in South Africa, will celebrate the mining industry’s contribution to South Africa’s economy since 1994, says strategic support and advisory membership organisation Chamber of Mines (CoM) health... 

Mining major tackles women in mining

By: Bruce Montiea     1st August 2014 Diversified mining major Anglo American plans to have a significant impact on this year’s Mining Lekgotla, with women in mining as one of the issues that executive director Khanyisile Kweyama aims to highlight. “We are the most diversified company in the mining industry and, globally, we have... 

Mining major tackles women in mining
KHANYISILE KWEYAMA A lot still needs to be done in the industry to attract more women to the mining profession

Stability and growth necessary for mining industry – CoM

By: Mia Breytenbach     1st August 2014 One of the key aims of this year’s Mining Lekgotla will be to determine how the mining industry can stimulate and drive economic growth in South Africa and on the continent, says strategic support and advisory membership organisation Chamber of Mines (CoM) VP Khanyisile Kweyama. The 2014 Mining... 

Stability and growth necessary for mining industry – CoM
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ECONOMY DRIVER The Chamber of Mines believes mining industry is key in ensuring that the economy stabilises and grows

Mining remains committed to transformation

By: Mia Breytenbach     1st August 2014 As South Africa celebrates 20 years of democracy, its citizens can be proud of the country’s successes so far, especially in the mining industry, which has undergone significant transformation, says petrochemicals major Sasol spokesperson Alex Anderson. Nevertheless, he stresses that a lot still... 

Mining remains committed to transformation
DIRECT ADDRESS Sasol Mining believes the Mining Lekgotla is an opportunity to actively participate in key discussions

African Mining Vision to drive continental mining development

By: Mia Breytenbach     1st August 2014 The 2014 Mining Lekgotla will focus on the African Union’s Africa Mining Vision (AMV) to determine how it can drive mining in South Africa and in Africa, says Chamber of Mines (CoM) VP and Mining Lekgotla convener Khanyisile Kweyama, who will also chair the AMV session. The AMV, adopted by... 

African Mining Vision to drive continental mining development
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DRIVING VISION The Chamber of Mines believes the African Mining Vision can drive mining across the African continent

Lekgotla must focus on sand, aggregate miners – industry body

By: Mia Breytenbach     1st August 2014 The focus of the 2014 Mining Lekgotla should be on not only precious metals and other major miners but also the sand and aggregate miners, says Aggregate and Sand Producers Association of South Africa (Aspasa) director Nico Pienaar. Aspasa, a Chamber of Mines member, attended the lekgotla last... 

Lekgotla must focus on sand, aggregate miners  – industry body
INDUSTRY FOCUS Attention should be paid to nonprecious metals and surface miners, as this industry forms a significant portion of the mining sector

Event seeks to develop strategies to cope with industry challenges

By: David Oliveira     16th August 2013 South Africa’s mining industry’s second yearly strategic think-tank, the Mining Lekgotla, will this year focus on the areas of transformation aimed at addressing issues of inequality, poverty and unemployment, as well as global competitiveness and skills development, strategic support and... 

Challenges of illegal mining to be discussed at Mining Lekgotla

By: David Oliveira     16th August 2013 The deaths of three illegal miners on an abandoned mine in Primrose, in the East Rand of Johannesburg in July, highlighted the need to identify rogue operations and swiftly shut it down to prevent further loss of life, says voluntary membership organisation Aggregate and Sand Producers... 

Skills development strategies to be discussed at lekgotla

By: David Oliveira     16th August 2013 Education development organisation, the South African Graduates Development Association (Sagda), will focus on skills development and a new human-capital development strategy at this year’s mining industry think-tank, the Mining Lekgotla, says Sagda CEO Thamsanqa Maqubela. “Unemployed graduates... 

Major challenges to be discussed at the Mining Lekgotla

By: David Oliveira     16th August 2013 Global assurance, tax, transactions and advisory services company Ernst & Young mining and metals sector leader for Africa Wickus Botha will discuss the major challenges of the mining industry and the need to reposition South Africa’s business investment case to attract more investment capital at... 

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