Who is behind offshore diamond newcomer LK Mining?
Behind the unfamiliar name of LK Mining, a company is in the process of obtaining an underwater diamond mining licence off the coast of Namibia. It is run by an industry veteran who is looking to carve out a niche in a sector that's dominated by giants. [...]
Mining consultant Reinaldo Gonçalves Jr. aims for the big league
Reinaldo Gonçalves Júnior, invited to speak as president of the national geology association at Mozambique's biggest energy and mining conference, took the opportunity to introduce his mining consultancy services to a wider audience. [...]
Mining industry squares up to Tshisekedi over VAT
Since early August, mining operators in the DRC have been pushing back against recent fiscal and budgetary measures introduced by the central government in Kinshasa. On 8 September, the leading industry players turned out in force for a meeting with President Félix Tshisekedi. [...]