The Republic of Congo’s mining industry is developing swiftly following 50 years of uncertainty; as a consequence, the country is quickly becoming a hot spot for global mining investments The Republic of Congo’s turbulent past would make it seem an unlikely choice for serious investments in .
Children wash copper at a mine in Kamatanda, DRC The report says there are less child workers, better paid professional miners and increased community structures around mines in the country Photograph: Gwenn Dubourthoumieu/AFP Good news from Congo And perhaps even more unexpectedly, it has come .
Democratic Republic of the Congo : Formerly known as Belgian Congo, Congo-Kinshasa and Zaire (from 1971 to 1997) Not to be confused with Republic Of The Congo (formerly French Congo, Congo-Brazzaville; .
The Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) contains vast and significant mining resources including more than 1100 minerals and precious metals With such riches, the DRC has the potential to become one of the richest countries in Africa and to guarantee the well-being of its population—including its children
Africa-focused gold producer Randgold Resources on Tuesday said the Kibali gold mine, in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), was now well advanced into the second and final phase of development that would take it to full production by 2018
The multinational mining company, Eurasian Natural Resources Corp (ENRC), is back in the news – and the firing line – once again due to its controversial investments in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC)
Jan 31, 2018· The Democratic Republic of Congo canceled contract guarantees and hiked a key royalty in sweeping last-minute changes to a mining law that will have immediate financial costs for every mining project in the country
Gold miners in eastern DRC no longer fear warlords but now they are exploited by a plague of corrupt government officials and security personnel A boy sorts through rocks while looking for gold at a mine in Mongbwalu, Congo, Ma
Mining is an important land use activity in the forested region of the Congo basin, employing millions of people in the informal sector, and in the past few decades surpassing timber as the largest economic activity
The Union Miniére du Haut-Katanga (French; "Mining Union of Upper Katanga"), often abbreviated to Union Miniére or UMHK, was a Belgian mining company which operated in the former Congo Free State and Belgian Congo between 1906 and 1966
LUNTUKULU, Congo — When his father could no longer make enough money from the tin mine, when he could no longer pay for school, Bienfait Kabesha ran off and joined a militia It offered the promise of loot and food, and soon he was firing an old rifle on the front lines of Africa’s deadliest .
The Republic of Congo’s mining industry is developing swiftly following 50 years of uncertainty During a recent interview, Jean Omer Mpeho, the Press Attaché of the Republic of Congo Consulate to the UK, explained that after independence and prior to the start of the civil wars of the 1990s .