African Rainbow Minerals (ARM) and its mining partner, Brazil's Vale, have extricated themselves from an expensive investment in the Lubambe copper mine in Zambia...
18 Aug 2017
Glencore fielded a number of questions from shareholders, trade unionists and environmentalists at its AGM including several about the 16 fatalities last year...
Charlotte Mathews 25 May 2017
Mining in Zambia is under-reported, there are deep misconceptions about it and its impact on society and the economy, hence the new website.
28 Jun 2016
The mining industry is by far the biggest consumer of electricity in Zambia and is suffering greatly due to the current power crisis....
20 Jun 2016
South Africa and Africa in general benefitted immensely from the recent US-Africa Leaders' Summit held in Washington last week, Trade and Industry Minister Rob Davies said on his return.
13 Aug 2014
Sanlam says it has R3bn in discretionary capital that is earmarked for growth opportunities mainly in Africa and South-East Asia.
Phakamisa Ndzamela 6 Jun 2014
Transnet has pleaded with Southern African Development Community (SADC) countries to invest more on railway infrastructure to improve intra-regional trade.
Mpho Sibanyoni 29 May 2014
Zimbabwe's new central bank chief said the country's economy was weakening and the bank did not have the tools to fix it.
8 May 2014
The upcoming Copperbelt Mining Trade Expo and Conference or CBM-TEC in Zambia's mining hub, Kitwe, from 28-29 April is offering free-to-attend sessions focussing not only on the next exploration hotspots in Zambia but also on solutions to ensure optimal quality in mining operations and processing.
Spintelligent 1 Apr 2014
Zimbabwe is planning a second auction of its Marange diamonds next February‚ buoyed by the interest in and sale of more than 279‚000 carats of diamonds in Antwerp‚ Belgium. The sale raked in US$10.7m.
Ray Ndlovu 24 Dec 2013