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Moody’s Gives South Africa Another Chance to Avoid Junk Status
Moody’s Gives South Africa Another Chance to Avoid Junk Status SA gets another stay of execution, hovering one notch above
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Listen Up, Miners: Africa Wants Bigger Slice of Commodities Boom, Now!
Listen Up, Miners: Africa Wants Bigger Slice of Commodities Boom, Now! One by one, the biggest names in African mining are getting
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First Quantum Minerals Unlikely to Escape $7.9bn Zambian Tax Bill
First Quantum Unlikely to Escape $7.9bn ‘Giant Tax Bill’  First Quantum Minerals recovered from what was shaping up to be its
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Mining and Resources

Rio Tinto Diversified Miner Coming Up With Africa Strategy in 2018
  Rio Tinto Diversified Miner Coming Up With Africa Strategy in 2018 DOWNLOAD Diversified mining company Rio Tinto (NYSE: RIO)
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What the South African Chamber of Mines Says About Mining Sector Will Surprise You
What the South African Chamber of Mines Says About Mining Sector Will Surprise You The South African Chamber of Mines
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Cobalt Outlook 2018: Another Strong Year Ahead?
  Cobalt Outlook 2018: Another Strong Year Ahead? Interest in the cobalt market continued to rise in 2017, but what
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Political Risk

Threats to Sustained Economic Growth in Nigeria and Your Pocketbook–IMF’s View
Threats to Sustained Economic Growth in Nigeria and Your Pocketbook –IMF’s View Consistent policy implementation, forex market segmentation, banking systems
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Francophone Africa’s Leading Economies Outshine Peers in Political Risks
Francophone Africa’s Leading Economies Outshine Peers in Political Risks   Côte d’Ivoire and Senegal shoot up in country risk survey;
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Business

US Probes Chinese Oil Firm, Sinopec, Over $100m Bribe Paid to Nigerians
AUGUST 31, 2017 The US government is investigating China Petroleum and Chemical Corporation, Sinopec, over an alleged $100 million  bribe
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First Quantum Minerals’ Global Operations and the Fate of Mining in Zambia
Introduction First Quantum Minerals (FQM), which has operating mines in Australia, Zambia, Mauritania, Turkey, Spain and Finland, is also developing
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Africa’s mines in Australian minds
  by OKEY C. IHEDURU The fate of Africa’s minerals and mines is currently being discussed in a forum which
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