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Ministry of Mines is responsible for survey and exploration of all minerals, other than natural gases, petroleum and atomic minerals, for mining and metallurgy of non-ferrous metals like aluminium, copper, zinc, lead, gold, nickel, etc. and for administration of the Mines and Minerals (Regulation and Development) Act, 1957 in respect of all mines and minerals other than coal, natural gas and ...

Chamber of Mines CEO dies | Zambian Eye

Aug 29, 2016 · CHAMBER of Mines Chief Executive Officer (CEO)Maureen Jangulo Dlamini has passed on in Lusaka after a struggle with cancer. During her tenure at Chamber of Mines, she oversaw the difficult period of instability in mining policies and the VAT Refund crisis for the mining sector.

Rampant Corruption' Slowing Mining Investment in Zambia

Jun 30, 2014 · According to Bweupe, Ven Construction was importing machinery without showing mining licences and a recent probe had shown that the South African company was mining gold worth over US$7 million every month and this went without paying taxes and loyalties to ministry of minea and Zambia Revenue Authority.

Emerald Heart of Africa: The Kagem Mine, Kafubu Mining

Feb 04, 2021 · The Kafubu Mining Area is one of the largest suppliers of gem-quality emeralds in the world, second to Colombia. Located in central Zambia on both sides of the Kafubu River, this area is home to the Kagem Emerald mine, which accounts for 25% of the world’s emerald production.

Arc Minerals intersects oxide and sulphide - Mining Weekly

Copper and cobalt miner Arc Minerals reports that a maiden diamond drilling programme at the Fwiji target at the Zamsort and Zaco licence areas in north western Zambia, has intersected oxide and ...

Lomiko Metals - Graphite Producer with multiple Revenue

"At the current pace, lithium demand is expected to increase 18-fold from 165,000 tons per year in 2013 to a minimum of 3 million tons per year by 2030. For this reason, the lithium-ion battery space and the mining of its valuable metal are set to explode" Independent Source. Read more

Zambia Country mining guide

For 2 decades, Zambia’s mining sector has experienced significant foreign interest and investment driven mainly by the privatization of state-owned Zambia Consolidated Copper Mines (“ZCCM”), a low taxation environment and low political interference. Zambia is in possession of some of the world’s highest-grade copper deposits.

News Archives - Page 60 of 69 - Zambian Mining News

Jul 22, 2014 · Zambia’s efforts to generate revenue intended to sustain its infrastructure and bolster economic growth other than rely on the income from mines, is paying dividends with Government to date, raising US$30 million in toll gate charges. Since the late 1990s Zambia has attracted over US$8 billion in direct foreign investment … Read More »

Cobalt mining for lithium ion batteries has a high human

Workers, including children, labor in harsh and dangerous conditions to meet the world's soaring demand for cobalt, a mineral essential to powering electric vehicles, laptops, and smartphones ...


in Zambia. The crucial policy question in Zambia is thus how to handle the issue of debt and make optimal use of aid so that investment activity can resume. This is an extremely difficult question, but the revival of Zambia depends on its resolution. To address this issue one needs to understand the trade-offs involved,