Does Brexit spell bad news for diamond traders?
The United Kingdom's exit from the European Union (EU) could have a direct effect on diamond producers in Africa. While [...]
The Kankou Moussa refinery, which began operating in January, is still waiting for an authorization to sell his 99.99%-pure ingots on the local market. The refinery, operated by the Swiss Bullion Company Group (Buochs), recently received technical certification as a [...]
Africa Mining Intelligence understands that Mali’s industry and mines minister, Boubou Cisse, is drafting an amendment to the mining code that will prove crucial to the future of Mali’s gold industry: a blanket ban on exporting unrefined gold. The ban [...]