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Oil production and mining are expected to drive Congo’s growth.
Zimbabwe’s rich mineral resources will drive economic growth in the country.
Investors view Africa’s large youthful population as a driver of growth and opportunity.
China invests in South Sudan’s as yet unexploited mineral deposits.
“Despite Liberia’s improvements, business people should not lose sight of the fact that the country is still in a recovery phase.”
Diversifying exports and increasing intra-Africa trade could help with the continent’s industrialisation.
Australian miner set to begin production, as Kenya’s extractive industries start to attract attention
Australia-based mining company Base Resources is this December set to begin exporting titanium deposits from its Kwale mine.
Mining companies should invest in infrastructure development to win the support of the local population and to mitigate political risk.
“We see the impact of Africa rising in our investments,” says the IFC’s Bernard Sheahan.
Unease over resource nationalism was a recurring theme at this year’s African Mining Indaba.
How we made it in Africa talks to Alkan Shenyuz, managing director at Veventis, about risk and foreign investment into the continent.
Africa, which produces more than 60 metal and mineral products, has a huge potential with respect to mineral reserves exploration and production.
An almost insatiable hunger exists globally for commodities and especially mineral resources.
South Africa has faced some struggles recently, but I think they can be overcome, and a brighter future could be ahead there for its people.
Andrew Bell, chief executive and chairman of Red Rock Resources, talks about the gold production prospects in Kenya.