International bodies mount pressure on govt to lift ban on mining

FacebookTwitterLinkedinemailGoogle+PinterestSome international bodies are mounting pressure on government to lift the ban on all small scale mining activities to allow

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Sandvik Mining to unveil Africa’s first fully automated underground gold mine

FacebookTwitterLinkedinemailGoogle+PinterestRenowned global mining technology firm, Sandvik Mining and Rock Technology, is set to unveil its ground-breaking fully automated mining technology

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Newmont Ghana generated US$536m of economic value last year

FacebookTwitterLinkedinemailGoogle+PinterestNewmont Ghana generated US$536 million of economic value distributed throughout the Ghanaian economy last year. Out of the amount, US$89.7

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Ghana loses US$6bn through gold export

FacebookTwitterLinkedinemailGoogle+PinterestA survey conducted by the Africa Center for Energy Policy (ACEP), has shown that 6 billion dollars worth of gold

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Jobs created by mining companies reduce in 2017 – Report

FacebookTwitterLinkedinemailGoogle+PinterestMining companies under the Ghana Chamber of Mines directly created 10,503 jobs in 2017. This is was a drop from

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Gold miners welcome new govt test to certify value of export

FacebookTwitterLinkedinemailGoogle+PinterestGold mining giants in Ghana such as Newmont, Gold Fields and AngloGold Ashanti have welcomed the new government tests to

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Ghana Chamber of Mines elects new president

FacebookTwitterLinkedinemailGoogle+PinterestEric Asubonteng, Managing Director of AngloGold Ashanti Obuasi, has assumed office as the new president of the Ghana Chamber of

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Newmont, others fined US$2.7m over Ahafo mines accident

FacebookTwitterLinkedinemailGoogle+PinterestA committee set up by the Ministry of Lands and Natural Resources to investigate the Ahafo Mines accident which left

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Gold production increase by 10.2% in 2017

FacebookTwitterLinkedinemailGoogle+PinterestGhana’s gold output rose to 2.805 million ounces in 2017, up 10.2 percent from the previous year, data from the

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President urges mining companies to manufacture their inputs locally

FacebookTwitterLinkedinemailGoogle+PinterestPresident Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has called on mining companies operating in Ghana to begin manufacture many of the inputs

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