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Africa capitalises on Mining Indaba

The Investing in African Mining Indaba conference has come to an end. This year, Africa made its presence known when 40 African countries were represented at the investment conference. Their high-profile participation included a president, a prime...

Dark mining days could soon be over

Load shedding will soon be a thing of the past for mine companies. This according to Minister of Mineral Resources and Energy Minister Gwede Mantashe – who hinted at the possibility of mine companies producing their own electricity. Mantashe made...

Projects to watch in 2020

With less than a week to go until the start of Mining Indaba, the conference has collaborated with the MSA Group for the 20 Projects to Watch in 2020 series. The four-part series showcases the most promising Top 20 Junior Mining Projects in Africa...

An opportunity for mining businesswomen

Inside Mining is in the process of putting together the second handbook. The focus of the upcoming issue is women on mining. In line with this topic, the Women in Africa (WIA) initiative launched the WIA 54 programme to empower female African...

Another president confirms for Indaba

Sierra Leone president Julius Maada Wonie Bio has confirmed his attendance for the 2020 Investing in African Mining Indaba, taking place in Cape Town from 3 – 6 February 2020. Sierra Leone has large reserves of diamonds, iron ore, rutile and...

Ivanplats capitalises on commodity prices

Ivanhoe Mines’ co-chairmen Robert Friedland and Yufeng Miles Sun announced that the company’s South African subsidiary, Ivanplats, is fast-tracking a feasibility study on a smaller-scale, early-stage development plan using Shaft 1. The shaft will...

DRC president confirmed for Indaba

Investing in African Mining Indaba has confirmed the attendance of DRC President Felix Tshisekedi at this year’s conference, which takes place from 3 – 6 February 2020 at the Cape Town International Convention Centre (CTICC). The president will be...

Investment battlefield back at Mining Indaba 2020

The Investment Battlefield was launched in 2017 and has become a highlight at of the Investing in African Mining Indaba. The exciting ‘Dragon’s Den’ style event provides a platform for junior mining companies with a market cap below $50m to pitch...