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Topic - Botswana - Mining Weekly

By: Reuters 9th March 2018 Botswana has paid Norilsk Nickel $45-million to settle a dispute after its State-run mining company pulled out of buying a stake in a South African mine from the Russian firm, the minerals minister said on Friday. Botswana's state-run BCL Mine pulled out of a 3-billion pula ($281-million) deal in.

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Mining in Botswana - CountryMine - InfoMine

Complete mining information for Botswana - Botswana mining news, Botswana mining jobs, Botswana mines, companies, stocks, suppliers, equipment and more.

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Mining Journal - Botswana

Comprehensive coverage of Botswana news and analysis. ... MOD's Hanna smells repeat success in Botswana. Site visit shows PEA is just the start for evolving Botswana copper-silver project .... Minergy bringing Botswana coal story to London. Coal junior looks for AIM listing and production start in 2018...

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botswana - Mining Magazine

Botswana. Five 40t articulated dump trucks have been mobilised to site · Alecto appoints Giant as Mowana contractor. Alecto Minerals has appointed a mining contractor to commence mining operations at the Mowana pro... Staff reporter 02 Mar 2017 10:17. Debswana's Jwaneng diamond mine in Botswana. Botswana...

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News – BCM, Botswana Chamber of Mines, Mining and Exploration

BCM News. Minergy targets 100,000 tonnes of coal/month. Source: Botswana Guardian By: Keikantse Lesemela Minergy Coal and Energy plans to produce 100 000 tonnes per months it expects its first production [...] March 16, 2018 Comments Off on Minergy targets 100,000 tonnes of coal/month. Giyani Appoints Country...

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Diamonds aren't forever: Botswana seeks to diversify its economy ...

Dec 16, 2017 ... Botswana's diamond mines have long provided jobs and economic stability. But the land-locked nation is now looking to diversify its economy and is betting on sustainable tourism to help maintain its high standard of living in the future.

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Zimbabwe strikes diamond deal with Botswana | Mining News

Feb 15, 2018 ... DTC is regarded as the world's most sophisticated diamond sorting and valuing hub and the arrangement will see Zimbabwe transporting its diamonds to Botswana for processing, cleaning and polishing before the gems are placed on the market. Speaking during a tour of DTC in Gaborone yesterday,...

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Botswana: Mining, Minerals and Fuel Resources - AZoMining.com

Aug 23, 2012 ... Botswana gained independence in 1966. Since then it has grown to become one of the most active economies in Africa with a stable government, substantial capital investment, and good social reforms. The country is currently battling unemployment and AIDS, which are hampering economic growth.

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Botswana's diamond sector has gone ex growth – economist

Jun 12, 2017 ... Increasingly, Botswana is a services driven economy, with the real growth coming from the services sector, Econsult MD Keith Jefferis told the Botswana Resource Sector Conference on Monday. The era of Botswana being a mining driven economy had ended and foreign direct investment (FDI) into...

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Beneficiation in the Diamond Industry: Botswana - Latest News

Sep 6, 2017 ... On September 20, 1966, Botswana declared its independence from Great Britain. At the time, the country had a GDP per capita of less than $84, and was one of the poorest and least developed countries on the planet. Just seven months later, in April 1967, geologists discovered the Orapa diamond mine...

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Mining Global - Mining News, Magazine and Website

Mining Global provides latest mining news, a monthly mining magazine and a mining website for companies, associations and mining executives globally.

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Ghost Town Chronicles Meltdown of Botswana's Metals Industry ...

Dec 11, 2016 ... The streets of Selebi Phikwe in northeastern Botswana no longer teem with trucks, and once-busy shop assistants and bank tellers wait for the rare customer. Since state-owned mining company BCL Ltd. closed its loss-making copper and nickel operation that was the economic lifeblood of the area two...

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MiningMetalnews | International news within the industry of mining ...

Agnico Eagle Finland expands in Kittilä its mining ... in a referendum. "Affects Lundin´s mine". Gloria Chicaiza is a mining expert in the environmental organization Acción Ecologica, which demands... Map: Mawson Resources .... Botswana highlighted as a key mining destination in Africa. Following a successful debut in...

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Mining Investment and Governance Review Aims to Improve ...

May 4, 2017 ... Gaborone, Botswana, May 4, 2017 - The World Bank Group has released its Mining Investment and Governance Review (MInGov) for Botswana to help the government improve the sector's performance and to attract further investment. The review's key findings indicate: Botswana's mining policy and legal...

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Lucara Diamond Corp. | Home

Lucara Diamond Corp. is a new diamond producer. It's key asset is the Karowe Mine in Botswana. The 100% owned Karowe Mine is a newly constructed state.

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Another Supersize Gem in the News: Botswana Mine Yields 239.2 ...

Today, we give you a close-up look at a rough diamond recently extracted from the Karowe Mine in Botswana that weighs a whopping 239.2 carats. Also pulled from the same mine were smaller, but still impressive, rough diamonds weighing 124 carats and 71.1 carats.

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Alecto Minerals PLC's to buy copper mine in Botswana

Dec 21, 2016 ... Cradle Arc Plc (LON:CRA) - The consideration is about £6.7mln made up of £1mln cash and the rest in shares.

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Women demand positions in Mining sector - Botswana Guardian

Sep 13, 2017 ... The company, owned by former Miss Botswana Malebogo Marumoagae is an etiquette and image consultant firm. Marumoagae said in an interview with BG News that the objective is to inspire and promote women in the mining industry. It is targeted at women in mining and will offer participants an...

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Weekend Post :: News - General - Women in Mining Conference ...

Sep 11, 2017 ... The theme of the conference is; Women In Mining Botswana: Addressing the Conceptual Challenges and Seizing Transformation Opportunities. The primary target of the conference is to inspire and promote women in the mining industry. This unique women empowerment conference furthermore invites all...

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Mining woes rock Botswana | African Independent

Apr 6, 2016 ... African Independent News. ... BAD PATCH: BCL Mine in Selibe-Phikwe, Botswana, like other mines, is feeling the effects of the global economic slowdown. Gaborone - Botswana's economy, heavily reliant on minerals especially diamonds, is likely to feel the pinch this year as Debswana Diamond...

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Botswana Diamonds P.L.C.

Botswana Diamonds plc is a diamond exploration and project development company that holds exploration licences in Botswana and South Africa.

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Cupric Canyon Capital: Home

Zone 5 re-defines Botswana's Kalahari Copper Belt as a key emerging trend in a stable and pro-mining jurisdiction. Cupric has consolidated a core land position over the most prospective portion of this belt, and is continuing exploration on Zone 5 and a number of nearby high-grade targets. The Khoemacau Project enjoys...

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Mining: What Botswana can teach us - IRR - NEWS & ANALYSIS ...

Oct 4, 2016 ... Thus far, however, the government's proposed changes to mining law continue to chase in the wrong policy direction. It's now time to go back to the drawing board, and embrace the real reforms so urgently required. These could profitably be based on Botswana's mining law, which has served it very well.

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[Botswana] mining investment and governance review released to ...

May 11, 2017 ... The World Bank Group has released its Mining Investment and Governance Review (MInGov) for Botswana to help the government improve the sector's performance and to attract further investment. The review's key findings indicate that Botswana's mining policy and legal framework are sound. Mining...

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Botswana: Mining Sector Critical to National Economy - allAfrica.com

Mar 9, 2016 ... The depressed commodity prices have adversely affected the minerals sector and the mineral revenue to government, Minerals, Energy and Water Resources minister, Mr Kitso Mokaila, has said. ... impact on employment and employment creation. BOPA. Read the original article on Botswana Daily News.

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Botswana Diamonds raises curtain on Kalahari exploration - Miningmx

Feb 13, 2018 ... BOTSWANA Diamonds said it was to begin exploration work in joint venture with Alrosa, the Russian diamond mining and marketing firm. The exploration focus would fall on the Central Kalahari Game Reserve. “Ground magnetics will be used to supplement the airborne gravity and airborne magnetic data...

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Macroeconomic Analysis and implication of the Diamond Industry ...

This paper analyses the markets and prices of a precious mineral resource – 'the Diamond' on which Botswana economy is reliant. It analyses the prices in .... The good news is as the global economic and financial management and recovery improves, the gain of value for Diamonds continues to improve over the long run.

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Galane Gold: Home

Mupane Gold Mining (Pty) which is a conventional open-pit and underground mining operation with mill and carbon-in-leach processing. Operations are situated approximately 30km south-east of Francistown, in north-eastern Botswana. Commercial production commenced in January 2005 with 647,431 oz of Au produced...

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The Mineral Industry of Botswana in 2009 - USGS Mineral ...

Botswana—2009. 5.1. THE MINERAL INDUSTRY OF BOTSWANA. By Harold R. newman. Botswana's mineral resources include base metals, coal, diamond ..... falls to 17.7 million carats: Israeli Diamond Industry. (Accessed. May 5, 2010, at http://www.israelidiamond.co.il/english/. News.asp?boneID=918&objID=6992.).

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RMB Botswana Ready To Do Business With Mining Industry ...

Sep 2, 2015 ... Rand Merchant Bank Botswana (RMB), the corporate banking division of First National Bank of Botswana has assured the mining industry that it has the capability alongside other monied entities to finance viable mining projects in the country. Client Relationship Manager (Coverage) at RMB Botswana,...

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Africa: Life near the mines - World news | NBC News

Jun 26, 2009 ... Botswana is often cited as the best example of diamond mining's benefiting an entire nation. Botswana gained independence from Britain in 1966, and geologists discovered diamonds in 1967. Diamond mining has dominated the economy ever since – making up one-third of the GDP and 70-80 percent of...

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A report from De Beers's new diamond mine - The future of forever

Feb 25, 2017 ... De Beers, the world's biggest diamond company, marked the opening of its Gahcho Kué mine in September. Local indigenous ... in the wind. Get our daily newsletter ... De Beers's richest diamond mine was found beneath sand in Botswana in 1972, within the Kaapvaal craton that spans southern Africa.

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tango announces acquisition of alluvial diamond project in botswana

Dec 21, 2017 ... Download as PDF. VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA — 21 December 2017 – Tango Mining Limited (“Tango” or the “Company”) (TSXV:TGV) is pleased to announce that it will acquire an 75% unencumbered interest in an alluvial diamond property in Botswana called the Middlepits Project (the...

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Botswana adopts Canada's Towards Sustainable Mining initiative ...

Feb 14, 2017 ... The Botswana Chamber of Mines (BCM) today announced that it will adopt the Towards Sustainable Mining® (TSM) initiative, a corporate social responsibility program developed by the Mining Association of Canada (MAC) to improve environmental and social practices in the mining industry. This is first...

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Latest News - De Beers Botswana - De Beers Group

Jan 30, 2018 ... De Beers Group today announced the value of rough diamond sales (Global Sightholder Sales and Auction Sales) for the first sales cycle of 2018. PRODUCTION REPORT FOR THE FOURTH QUARTER OF 2017. 25 Jan 2018. An update on De Beers Group's production for the fourth quarter of 2017.

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The Largest Diamond Found In A Century Comes From Botswana ...

Jun 29, 2016 ... Today Sotheby's attempted to auction the largest diamond discovered in over a century — a hunk of transparent rock the size of a tennis ball. It was found last November at an open-pit mine in the southern African country of Botswana. At 1,109 carats it's second in size only to the storied "Cullinan" diamond...

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World's second-largest diamond 'found in Botswana' - BBC News

Nov 19, 2015 ... The world's second-largest gem quality diamond has been discovered in Botswana, the Lucara Diamond firm says. The 1,111-carat stone was recovered from its Karowe mine, about 500km (300 miles) north of the capital, Gaborone. It is the biggest diamond to be discovered in Botswana and the largest...

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Mining in Botswana - Projects IQ

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A rare sparkle in Botswana's diamond industry - African Business ...

Jan 13, 2016 ... This makes the diamond industry – mining, cutting and polishing, and sales – the most important economic activity for the country. It is for this reason that ... Found by Canadian miners Lucara Diamond Corp, the diamond has brought much-needed good news to an industry under pressure. The miners are...

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