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Congo Police Clash With Illegal Miners At Tenke

Congo Police Clash With Illegal Miners At Tenke Fungurume Mine By Nicholas Bariyo, Dow Jones 28/10/09 Oct 28, 2009 - 11:14:17 AM : Email this article Printer friendly page: The Congolese police has clashed with illegal copper miners operating in the Tenke Fungurume copper/cobalt mining concession which started output in May this year, a company official told Dow Jones Newswires late Tuesday

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"India is an inspiration to Africa, in that its Green Burey Gold expands in Kilo-Moto greenstone belt: Mining company Burey Gold inked an agreement with Emirati firm Medidoc FZE to buy a 60% onterest in Tendao project which comprises five exploration licences covering a total of 1,456 km, in North-Western part of DR Congo.

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Top 10 Copper Producing Companies

Top Copper Mining Companies. The world's top copper mining companies include, in order of production: Codelco. The state-owned Chilean group is the world's single biggest copper producer, controlling about 20 percent of total global reserves. The company produced about 1.76 million metric tons of copper in 2010. Codelco has over $20.28

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China Molybdenum says giant Congo copper mine is

The Chinese operator of the Democratic Republic of Congo's largest copper producer has told employees that it's struggling to make money as the collapse of cobalt and copper prices hits miners in the country. China Molybdenum, which operates the giant Tenke Fungurume mine, said falling metal prices combined with higher taxes and royalties, and rising costs meant it was now in a "deficit

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His impact is not only limited to Ghana, his company EP was the first to open up the Liberian economy to commercial mining activities after over two decades of civil war when they won the contract to mine the iron ore concession for Arcellor Mittal in Yekepa Liberia. His company recently signed a 1.7 Billion dollars contract with Goldfields Ghana.

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Copper mining in the Democratic Republic of the Congo

Gcamines (La Gnrale des Carrires et des Mines), is a state-owned mining company in the DRC. Its principal products are copper, which often accounted for 50% of export earnings), cobalt and zinc. [13] Copper mines in which Gcamines has a major interest include Kambove, Kipushi and Kolwezi.

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Congo deploys army to protect China Moly's copper mine

Mining companies operating in Congo, which include Glencore, Ivanhoe and Barrick, routinely say the presence of illegal miners on their properties is one of their greatest challenges. As many as 10,000 diggers have been estimated to operate in and around the Tenke mine.

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Kinsenda Project, DRC Copper Mine

The projects' environmental impact assessment and associated management plans were submitted to DRC authorities in 2011 and all approvals required by the DRC Mining Law have been obtained. The Board approved the development of the Kinsenda Project in March 2013 and the Company aims to have the mine in operation during late 2015. To meet this

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Doing business in the DRC – Katanga Mining Limited

All assets and operations of Katanga Mining Limited are located in the Katanga Province of the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC). It is a vast country with immense economic resources, including an estimated 10% of the world's copper and 50% of its cobalt. Since achieving independence from Belgium in 1960, the country

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Mining magnates: the ten richest tycoons in metals and

18/08/2014Ten of the world's top one hundred richest billionaires derive their wealth from mining and metals interests. Mining-technology profiles the ten richest mining tycoons based on Forbes calculations of net worth as of the end of July 2014. Australia's Gina Rinehart, the chairman and director

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copper mining companies in congo

copper mining companies in dr congo - marthinusen. MMG Limited Kinsevere. Kinsevere is a worldclass copper mine loed in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC). Kinsevere was acquired by MMG in 2012 and is an important part of the company's portfolio of

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Glencore: Environmental damage, human rights violations

project brief describtion Katanga Mining Ltd. operates a copper-cobalt project in the Democratic Republic of Congo. It is a 75% subsidiary of Glencore, listed at the Toronto Stock Exchange and has changed its incorporation from Bermudas to the Yukon Territory in Canada in 2011 (which has the lowest

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MUTANDA MINING S.A.R.L Company Profile

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Mining in the Congo Basin

Mining is an important land use activity in the forested region of the Congo basin, employing millions of people in the informal sector, and in the past few decades surpassing timber as the largest economic activity. Gold, diamonds, cobalt, copper and oil are major resources that are mined from the region; most mining is small scale, artisanal

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Kinsenda Project, DRC Copper Mine

The projects' environmental impact assessment and associated management plans were submitted to DRC authorities in 2011 and all approvals required by the DRC Mining Law have been obtained. The Board approved the development of the Kinsenda Project in March 2013 and the Company aims to have the mine in operation during late 2015. To meet this

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Mining the DRC

01/10/2014Once known for its conflict minerals and civil unrest, the Democratic Republic of Congo is working towards becoming a key cobalt, copper and diamonds mining destination. But with huge socio-economic problems and a government accused of being a kleptocracy, mining in the world's second least

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CAO Audit of MIGA's Due Diligence of the Dikulushi Copper

Dikulushi Copper-Silver Mining Project (Dikulushi project) in The Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC). Dikulushi is a copper-silver mine located in the Katanga province of DRC. The project has been developed by Anvil Mining, a Canadian company, and has been in production since 2002. The MIGA Board approved the project in September 2004. In

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DR Congo nationalises one of its largest copper mines Published by MAC on 14 Source: The Guardian (UK), Financial Times ( 06) over which should control one of DR Congo's most important copper lodes, has escalated - to the point that one of them is taking the other to court. Mining companies clash over Congo copper mine. Get price

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DR Congo nationalises one of its largest copper mines

06/09/2010DR Congo nationalises one of its largest copper mines Published by MAC on 2010-09-14 Source: The Guardian (UK), Financial Times (2010-09-06) Canadian and UK companies go head-to-head over deal . The spat between two foreign mining outfits, over which should control one of DR Congo's most important copper lodes, has escalated - to the point that one of them is taking the other to court

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Huayou Cobalt Expands Congo Presence With $147.2

26/12/2018A mining truck drives past an open pit excavation at a copper and cobalt mine in Mutanda, Katanga province, Democratic Republic of Congo, on Aug. 1, 2012. Photo: VCG Photo: VCG Zhejiang Huayou Cobalt Co. Ltd. plans to invest $147.2 million in a copper project in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), deepening the Chinese mining company's presence in the central African country.

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A State Affair: Privatizing Congo's Copper Sector

Revenues of Congo's State-Owned Copper Broker Over the past two decades, business ventures seeking to invest in the DRC's copper and cobalt sector have had to deal with a key gatekeeper and the most important state-owned mining company, the Gnrale des Carrires et des Mines (Gcamines). Once a leading producer, Gcamines started

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Glencore to axe workers at a key mine in the Dem. Rep. of

Glencore to cut workers at key DR Congo copper and cobalt mine 8 February 2019. Glencore will axe workers at a key mine in the Democratic Republic of Congo, as it faces lower cobalt prices and higher costs under a new mining code. The Swiss-based miner and trader is cutting expatriate workers at its Mutanda mine, the largest cobalt operation

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These are the top 10 Mining Companies to Work For in

Workers who have experience in engineering and geology are in high demand and can often pick and choose the mining company they want to work for. Here are the top ten mining companies to work for in Africa: 1. Anglo American. Known as one of the largest mining companies in the world, Anglo American has major assets in copper, coal, iron ore

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Mining Companies in the DRC

Looking for more information on mining companies in the DRC? You need AMIQ! Africa Mining IQ is the continent's largest mine information service, with over 1 850 projects on record, over 90 of which are located in the DRC. We constantly track and monitor the progress of each mining project, providing key insights into what developments are

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Kazakh miner ERG revives sale of Congo copper mine

* Sale prospects complicated by new mining code in DRC * ERG aims to reduce $6 bln debt burden. By Clara Denina and Dasha Afanasieva. LONDON, March 7 (Reuters) – Debt-laden Kazakh miner Eurasian Resources Group (ERG) has revived efforts to sell its Frontier copper mine in Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) despite a drop in valuation to about $400 million, two banking sources said.

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Mining in the Congo Basin

Mining is an important land use activity in the forested region of the Congo basin, employing millions of people in the informal sector, and in the past few decades surpassing timber as the largest economic activity. Gold, diamonds, cobalt, copper and oil are major resources that are mined from the region; most mining is small scale, artisanal

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Congo deploys army to protect China Moly's copper mine

C ongo's military has deployed hundreds of soldiers to protect a major copper and cobalt mine owned by China Molybdenum Co Ltd from illegal miners, an army spokesman said on Wednesday.. The Tenke Fungurume mine is one of the largest in Democratic Republic of Congo, which is Africa's leading copper producer and the world's top miner of cobalt, a key component in electric car batteries.

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Business plans for small

Business plans for small-scale mining in the Democratic Republic of the Congo CTC - training of mining cooperatives and state services in the province of South Kivu Nathalie Sterbik – nathalie.sterbikbgr.de. 1) Mining in the DRC 2) Artisanal and Small-scale Mining 3) CTC-Project 4) Needs for capacity building 5) Need for attracting capital 6) Example of the Kalimbi Mine 7) Lessons learned

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Top 10 Copper Producing Companies

Top Copper Mining Companies. The world's top copper mining companies include, in order of production: Codelco. The state-owned Chilean group is the world's single biggest copper producer, controlling about 20 percent of total global reserves. The company produced about 1.76 million metric tons of copper in 2010. Codelco has over $20.28

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Glencore: Environmental damage, human rights violations

project brief describtion Katanga Mining Ltd. operates a copper-cobalt project in the Democratic Republic of Congo. It is a 75% subsidiary of Glencore, listed at the Toronto Stock Exchange and has changed its incorporation from Bermudas to the Yukon Territory in Canada in 2011 (which has the lowest

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