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A Pan-African, Pro-African Approach: Centurion Law Group Partners with African Energy Week in Cape Town, Leads Legal and Regulatory Dialogue

The pan-African legal conglomerate is committed to advancing Africa’s business and energy sectors, and is coming to Cape Town to lead the discussion on enabling environments and opportunities created by the AfCFTA, while emphasizing regulatory reforms including Nigeria’s PIB, and proposed policies that will drive Africa’s energy future

Taking place on the 9th-12th of November at the V&A Waterfront, African Energy Week (AEW) 2021 is the first and only pan-African energy event to place African narratives at the forefront of global energy dialogue. Emphasizing Africa’s position on oil and gas, energy transition, and financing energy sector developments, AEW…

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Guinea-Bissau and Senegal Promote Hydrocarbon Development of the MSGBC Basin (By Miguel Artacho)

The AGC is an entity that reports directly to the Presidents of both countries on all oil and gas industry developments; and also has strong functional linkages with the relevant ministries

By Miguel Artacho, Field Editor Guinea-Bissau has several offshore areas that hold good prospects for a variety of independent exploration and production (E&P) companies, as well as International Oil Companies (IOCs) that are currently operating in several of the MSGBC Basin countries including Sweden´s Svenska Petroleum, Norway´s PetroNor E&P and Australian-based…

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Five Reasons Why the MSGBC Basin is a Top Investment Destination (By Miguel Artacho)

In recent years all of the MSGBC Basin countries have been climbing up the global rankings due to the continuing improvements in their business climates

By Miguel Artacho, Field Editor Since large-scale oil and gas discoveries took place in the offshore waters of Senegal and Mauritania between 2014-2017, the entire MSGBC region– comprised of Mauritania, Senegal, The Gambia, Guinea Conakry, and Guinea Bissau – has received growing interest from international investors. There are several reasons why…

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Mining Indaba and Shanghai Mining Club Returns to China with an Even More Significant Number of Mining Investment Opportunities

The Virtual Roadshow and Conference allows junior and mid-tier mining companies an opportunity to showcase their projects and investment opportunities to strategic investors

Investing in African Mining Indaba (Mining Indaba) (https://MiningIndaba.com), part of Hyve Group plc has announced the return of the Mining Indaba and Shanghai Mining Club Virtual Roadshow and Conference 2021. The event, which connects mining and exploration companies with Chinese investors and financiers, will be hosted online and broadcasted live…

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Japan, Hitachi Construction Machinery and UNIDO to train construction equipment operators in Zambia

The four-year project will align industrial skills development to the needs of the industry and the labour market, ultimately fostering productive youth employment

The United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO), the Government of Japan, the Government of Zambia, and Hitachi Construction Machinery company are joining forces to address the growing demand for skilled construction equipment operators in Zambia’s construction and mining industries. With the shift in Zambian economy towards more capital- and skill-intensive…

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Senegal´s Mining Industry: A Cornerstone of the National Economy (By Miguel Artacho)

In addition to some of the minerals currently being extracted in traditional mines or quarries; the Senegalese subsoil is rich in deposits of other equally useful substances

By Miguel Artacho The mining sector is a core component of Senegal´s export industry and contributes strongly towards national revenue and foreign exchange. The government of Senegal aims to significantly increase foreign direct investment (FDI) into the extractive industries to support long-term economic development objectives as outlined in the Plan Senegal…

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Guinea-Bissau Plays a Crucial Role in Global Bauxite Supply Chain (By Miguel Artacho)

Growing FDI into Guinea-Bissau’s strategic mining sector is boosting export capabilities and supporting strong real GDP growth

By Miguel Artacho, Field Editor The West African nation of Guinea-Bissau is blessed with abundant natural resources, a growing energy sector, as well as large tracts of arable land. Bauxite is the cornerstone of the Guinean economy and is the country´s main foreign currency earner. Today, Guinea-Bissau has the world´s third…

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2022 Investing in African Mining Indaba to be held 9-12 May

The 2022 event will run under the theme “Evolution of African Mining: Investing in the Energy Transition, ESG and Economies”

The 2022 edition of Investing in African Mining Indaba (https://MiningIndaba.com), originally scheduled for 7-10 February 2022, will now take place 9-12 May 2022 at the CTICC, Cape Town, South Africa.  In the announcement released by Hyve Group Plc, the event organisers of Mining Indaba, they stated the coronavirus pandemic was…

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Mining Sector Braces for More Reforms

The objective of the Amendment is to facilitate trade and collection of Government revenue

The Parliament yesterday endorsed the Bill for amendments of 13 laws, including the Mining Act which is meant to up government's participation in the management of its 16 percent free carried interest shares in mining companies operating in the country. Furthermore, the amendments proposed under Written Laws (Miscellaneous Amendments) (No.…

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UNIDO DG delivers key speech at the Ministerial Session of the African Union Commission’s Specialized Technical Committee for Trade, Industry and Minerals

Under the leadership of the AUC, UNIDO and other partners have initiated a collaborative study on the mapping of regional value chains

UNIDO Director General LI Yong delivered a speech at the Ministerial Session of the Third Ordinary Session of the Specialized Technical Committee of Trade, Industry and Minerals, which was organized virtually by the African Union Commission’s Department of Economic Development, Trade, Industry and Mining. “UNIDO is a key partner in the…