Home mining sector exploration & production AFRICA EUROPE UNITED STATES 25/04/2017 Transatlantic battle for "conflict minerals" While the European Union (EU) is working on fine-tuning the framework of its new draft regulation on the traceability of [...] (316 words) This article may be accessed by subscribers and e-wallet holders (EUR 6) Log in to read more Already have an account? Log in Keep me logged in Forgot your password? OK Subscribe toAfrica IntelligenceorPay-Per-Article E-wallet starting from 30 EUR Subscribe or Pay-Per-Article Discover our offers Not reader yet?Create an account to access our FREE SECTION A free issue A selection of articles New editions' summaries Keyword notifications to follow people or topics of interest to you A free issue and a selection of free articles Summaries and email notifications Keep me logged in Create a free account Free Articles MOROCCO Business 22/05/2020 Private firm Sentinel lands security contract with EU delegation DJIBOUTI UNITED STATES HORN OF AFRICA Diplomacy 19/05/2020 US Air Force beefs drone capacity against al-Shabaab CAMEROON Politics 05/05/2020 Biya's hardliners go after Maurice Kamto's finances Access the free section On the same subject DRC 02/04/2019 Growing anti-Trump front over conflict minerals As President Donald Trump questions the merits of upholding the Dodd-Frank Act's conflict minerals provisions (AMI 424), several US states [...] MALI BURKINA FASO NIGER 23/10/2018 OECD calls on Sahel Alliance to acknowledge artisanal mining in its programs to improve regional security In its recent report entitled "Gold at a crossroads: a [...] DRC 28/08/2018 Was Donald Trump right about the Dodd-Frank Act? Two independent reports published in quick fire succession, first in mid-July then in early August, have laid bare the negative [...] AFRICA UNITED STATES 12/06/2018 Traceability: American majors getting in on the act Although President Donald Trump's administration has dispensed US-registered or listed companies from having to guarantee their mineral supply chains the [...] Spotlight AFRICA UNITED ARAB EMIRATES 16/01/2018 Kaloti's African gold shakes up EY in London In late December, consultant Amjad Rihan filed for damages before a British court from his former employer EY. He has accused the audit giant of making him leave the company after he refused to validate an audit on supply sources [. [...] AFRICA 28/11/2017 EU under pressure before it takes head of Kimberley Process A few weeks before the European Commission's head of foreign [...] AFRICA 09/05/2017 Continent’s elite gather at OECD to stand against "conflict minerals" From May 2 to 5, the Organisation for Economic Co-operation [...] AFRICA 09/05/2017 Martin Kabwelulu counters Donald Trump's line of attack Congo-K's mines minister Martin Kabwelulu recently wrote to the US [...] AFRICA EUROPE 06/12/2016 Mandatory checks on mineral exports Free The news will no doubt go down badly with mining and metallurgical concerns in Africa, and well beyond Congo-K and [...] DRC EUROPEAN UNION 12/05/2015 The 20 firms targeted by traceability A draft bill adopted by the European Parliament’s Committee on International Trade on April 14 - and which will be [...] DRC 07/04/2015 Euro MPs want tougher traceability measures The European Parliament Committee on Development wants to force through a tougher bill concerning the traceability of tin, tantalum and [...] On our other sites Intelligence Online 31/01/2018 Cybersecurity : Paris, Berlin want to remain masters of software security French and German cyber-security agencies are battling the European Union's efforts to confiscate the certification of software. [...] Receive prompts for these topics Amnesty International Donald Trump European Commission European Parliament European Union Global Witness Information Technology Industry Council OECD Progressive Alliance of Socialists and Democrats Securities & Exchange Commission Create a freenotification What is a notification?