Browsing: Metals & Minerals
A British law firm has filed a suit on behalf of more than a hundred Mozambican artisanal miners and residents against British mining company Gemfields in London - alleging that state and private security forces, acting on Gemfields’ behalf, tortured and [...]
The mine and processing facility will be the world’s first to export graphite to China, CEO tells Zitamar Mozambican president Filipe Nyusi today inaugurated Syrah Resources’ graphite mine and processing [...]
Mustang Resources yesterday announced its first sale of Mozambican rubies from its new sales office in Thailand, selling 18,288 carats for a total of [...]
A group of shareholders of Pathfinder Minerals, the AIM-listed company disputing the ownership of mining concessions in Mozambique, are calling for the chairman and CEO to be replaced - after its former local partners said they would no longer negotiate with the [...]
The governor of Cabo Delgado yesterday laid the first stone of a $10 million project to resettle the community living on Gemfields’ ruby mining concession near Montepuez - six years after mining operations began there.
A Chinese sand mining company operating under a dubious environmental licence and land use certificate (DUAT) has put a Mozambican village of more than a thousand people at serious risk of being washed into the Indian Ocean, Amnesty International [...]
The ministry for mineral resources and energy (MIREME) should establish the functions and powers of a new regulatory body for the petroleum and mining sector – the High Authority on the Extractive Industry (Alta Autoridade da Industria Extractiva, AAIE) as [...]