Concerns regarding resource nationalism reforms are a regular topic within the mining industry and international mining conferences, such as the African Mining INDABA currently ongoing in Cape Town, South Africa, are often the perfect venue for these concerns to be openly expressed and discussed.
February 06, 2018
Concluding a process initiated 4 years ago with the intention of modernizing the Senegalese mining sector, President Macky Sall signed, on 20 March 2017, a decree supplementing the new mining code that had been published on 24 November 2016.
May 17, 2017
Oil and gas production in Ivory Coast began in the 1980s. Despite political instability over the last decade and the civil war having led to a slow-down in investmen
December 11, 2014
Gabon is the world’s second-largest producer of high grade manganese ore. Its main deposit is exploited by the company Comilog, subsidiary of the French group Eramet
October 08, 2014
In March 2012, the Government of the Republic of the Ivory Coast (Côte d’Ivoire) announced its intention to carry out a reform of its mining legal framework, in orde
August 01, 2014
The reform of the French mining code is consistent with the Ministry of the Industry’s desire expressed in 2012 to see France “once again become a country in which m
May 27, 2014
Togo is the world’s fourth most important producer of phosphate, with an output of 1.2 million tons in 2013.
February 12, 2014
Known for the riches of their sub-soil, several African countries have traditionally been much coveted mining investment destinations.
January 24, 2014
The mining industry is fast evolving and faces, on the one hand, an increasing global demand for mineral resources and, on the other hand, pressure to comply with hi
January 14, 2014
Since the entry into force of Burkina Faso’s mining code in 2003, the country’s mining sector has rapidly expanded.
November 27, 2013