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Ghana Mines Chamber asks for patience as probe continues

The Ghana Chamber of Mines has called for calm as investigations into the tragic deaths of six individuals at the Ahafo Mine site of...

Chamber of Mines, GSA Agree To Enhance Technical Cooperation

The Ghana Chamber of Mines and the Ghana Standards Authority (GSA) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to enhance and strengthen technical cooperation...

Ghana-Iran Sign Trade Agreements

The sixth session of the Ghana-Iran Permanent Joint Commission for Cooperation (PJCC) ended in Accra on Thursday with the signing of a number of...

Ghana-Iran Seek To Enhance Partnership

The Sixth session of Ghana-Iran Permanent Joint Commission for Cooperation (PJCC) underway in Accra. The two-day meeting seeks to enhance the levels of partnership and...
Mr Boakye Agyarko

Energy Minister Responds To $510 Million Emergency Power Deal

Mr Boakye Agyarko, Minister of Energy, has said government is looking at all options available to them with regards to the AMERI deal. He said...

Namibia diamond miner set to cease land based mining

Namibia's biggest diamond miner, Namdeb, has announced plans to close its land based mines, a union official told media on Tuesday. Namdeb is a 50/50...

Birim North: Newmont earmarks $ 6million for goods and services

Newmont Akyem Mines is to spend $ 6 million this year to acquire goods and services in the Birim North District where the mine...

Mining Companies Settles Their Direct Taxes of GH¢1.6 billion

The gold mining companies contributed GH¢1.6 billion cedis in direct taxes to the Ghana Revenue Authority (GRA), last year, representing 15.8 per cent of...

[email protected]: Chamber of Mines Supports With GH¢2m

The Ghana Chamber of Mines has donated GH2m towards the Ghana at 60 celebrations, joining UMB, OminiBank, Unibank and other institutions and individuals who...

Mines Chamber Pledges Its Support to Stopping Illegal Mining

The Ghana Chamber of Mines has expressed its willingness to partner the government to train small-scale miners on how to undertake best mining practices...

Low Investment in Mining Communities is Regrettable

The Ghana Chamber Mines has bemoaned the proportion of funds that is injected into mining communities for development.According to the chamber, the phenomenon is...

Ghana’s Gold Mines to Get Massive Investment From China

China’s decision to seek investment options in Africa and Latin America will lead to the massive growth highly expected of Ghana’s mining sector this...

Gov’t Set to Revive AngloGold Obuasi Mines With Randgold Resources

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has announced that international mining firm, Randgold Resources has renewed its interest to partner AngloGold Ashanti to commence operations...

Coal mines, utilities ink long-term price deal

Workers load coal at a railway station in Jiujiang, Jiangxi province. China's major coal producers and power groups have signed a long-term deal...
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Ghana Chamber of Mines Unveils 2nd Mining Awards

Mr Sulemanu Koney, the Chief Executive Officer of the Ghana Chamber of Mines, who launched the Awards on Tuesday in Accra, said there is...

Minerals Revenue Dips by 14% In 2015 – Chamber Of Mines

The drop in the mineral revenue is due to low production and the lower gold price as well as decline in shipments of...

Addo Kufuor identifies unreliable power as challenges faced by mining sector

Speaking at the opening session of the three-day 11th West African Mining and Power Conference in Accra, Mr Kufuor said the unstable power supply...

GRA Draws 16.2% of Revenues From Ghana Chamber of Mines

The Ghana Chamber of Mines paid a total of GH¢1.24billion to the Ghana Revenue Authority (GRA) representing 16.2 percent of GRA’s total direct taxes...

Ghana Chamber Of Mines Calls for Responsible Mining to Protect Communities

The Ghana Chamber of Mines is advocating for responsible mining by companies to help allay the fears of communities they operate in.The Chamber indicated...

Mines bring US$335 million taxes to Burkina Faso economy

This contribution is outlined in the fifth report of Burkina Faso Extractive Industry Transparency Initiative (EITI) that reached Xinhua on Saturday in Ouagadougou. ...

Eskom to receive capital support from government

The Treasury said the injection was part of a 23 billion rand fiscal support package announced last year and slated for three tranches. So...
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Zimbabwe deploys to diamond mines police to forestall peace

"Our police forces are in place, deployed on each and every one of the mines," Chidhakwa told reporters after touring the diamond-rich Marange region. He...
AngloGold Ashanti

Chamber of Mines wants Military back to AngloGold

In a statement, the Chamber also urged government to immediately return the Military to AngloGold Ashanti Obuasi to protect life and property on the...

660 abandoned asbestos mines to be rehabilitated in SA

Global programme and construction consultancy Turner & Townsend is providing quantity surveying expertise as part of a major programme by the South African government...

Traders in Nigeria’s Onitsha to commence Chinese language classes

The president of the chamber, Uchenna Apakama, told reporters on Tuesday the classes were aimed at helping the traders to effectively conduct business with...
Illegal miners in business

Ghana to confiscate equipment and products of illegal mining

By the amendment also criminalizes the involvement of a foreigner in small-scale mining as well as makes it an offence for a Ghanaian to...

Court jails miner for fraud

Saliu Musah, a resident of Odumase in the Asante-Akim Central Municipality, was additionally ordered to refund a cash of GHȼ17,000 he illegally collected from...
Mohammed Gobir

Mohammed Gobir is an exception entrepreneur to be emulated by all

Alhaji Mohammed Gobir, the Chief Executive Officer of Lake Resources, Liquid Gold Limited and Stanmore Oil & Gas Limited, with other enormous interest in...
Mr. Fred Attakumah

Rangold’s partnership with AGA is a new beginning for Obuasi – AGA MD

According to him, this joint venture is going to be a unique opportunity to grow the local economy as well as the Ghanaian economy. ?This...
Chief Executive of Randgold Mark Bristow

AngloGold and Randgold Come Together to Revive Obuasi Mines

Randgold is expected to lead and fund a development plan designed to rebuild Obuasi as a viable long-life mining business with an attractive cost...