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Zimbabwe Signs $4.2bn Platinum Deal to Transform Mining Sector
Zimbabwe signs $4.2bn platinum deal to transform mining sector  A Cypriot investor signed a $4.2-billion deal on Thursday to develop
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Foreign Investors Still Not Going to Post-Mugabe Zimbabwe
Investors play the waiting game in post-Mugabe Zimbabwe Tawanda Karombo  With a new government in place in Zimbabwe, foreign investors
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Crocodile Zimbabwe: Nothing Has Changed in the Animal Kingdom
  No sir, nothing has changed by Mutsa Murenje While Zimbabwe President Emmerson Mnangagwa is trying to convince the world that
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Mining and Resources

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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5 Top Copper News Stories of 2017
  5 Top Copper News Stories of 2017 Which copper news stood out to investors the most in 2017? We
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Political Risk

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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