Mining

SA Minerals Council Assures it Has a Strong Focus on Safety and Health in the Mining Industry

The Minerals Council South Africa gave a strong assurance, at a media briefing at the Investing…

Global Scramble for Metals Thrusts Africa into Mining Spotlight

The need to secure new sources of metals for the energy transition amid sanctions on…

De Beers Signs 35yr Diamond Mining Deals with Angola

Multinational diamond mining firm De Beers has signed two mineral investment contracts with the Angolan…

India Looks for Alternatives to Supply Coking Coal From Russia. Mozambique is One of The Top Candidates

India is already looking for alternatives to Russian coking coal, “whose supplies are not going…

Commodity Boom Remains Untapped as South Africa Fights Rail Woes

South Africa is missing out on some of the riches on offer from the commodities…

The Mozambican Tax Authority Wants to Start Taxing Mining

Mining is part of the informal sector that consumes 30% of the GDP and Amélia…

Government Commits to Reducing Extractive Industry Impact on Health

The Mozambican government has pledged to do all in its power to mitigate the negative…

Mining Company Vale Doubles Coal Production in Second Quarter of 2021

Vale Mozambique came close to doubling coal production levels in the second quarter of this year, compared with the first three months of 2021. Production in the second quarter was up 92% on the previous quarter, at 2.1 million tons.

Mota-Engil Nearly Doubles Mining Contract With Vale Mozambique.

The addendum includes the extension of the current mining contract for an additional two years, whose end date becomes 31 December 2024.

Government Studies Ways to Organise Mining

The Government will have until the middle of next year concrete information about the artisanal mining activity in the country in order to define the best way of intervening to organise the sector. The first mining census to be carried out by the National Institute of Statistics was launched on Monday in Nampula.