Published on in “Business”, language — English. 44 pages.
With 2019 upon us, it is probably worth reflecting on the year that’s been. This time last year, several countries in southern Africa were on the cusp of a new political and economic dispensation. South Africa, Angola, and Zimbabwe all experienced earthmoving political change, while Botswana elected a new president without much fanfare. The change has been good for business in all these countries, especially for the mining industry in South Africa. More
After what started out as a dreadful
year for mining and with
the outlook for most
commodities everything but bullish,
there is a hint of optimism in the air
as the year 2016 draws to an end.
Eleven months ago the global mining
industry was in the doldrums. However,
despite the doomsayers’ dreary predictions,
there were subtle signs of recovery. Gold
and silver started showing signs of revival,
and a few months into 2016, gold mines in
South Africa... More