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Namibia: Diamonds Bounce Back

Namibia, with its vast areas of desert, is highly dependent on mining, particularly of diamonds and also, more recently, on uranium.…

South Africa Feels The Pain Of Europe’s Hurting

The South African mining industry, for nearly a century and a half the nation’s economic mainstay, now looks at its future as a major industrial player through a different development lens.

Guest Column: Resource Nationalism Should Unite, Not Divide

Resource nationalism has become a much-discussed topic in the mining world of late, but while the debate has created a fair amount of heat, it has done less to shed light on how businesses and governments could work together.

A Brave New World In 2012

Several factors, including China’s ongoing need for massive volumes of mineral products to sustain its growth levels, suggest that 2012 is going to be another excellent year for Africa’s producers.…