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Zambia has told Glencore that it plans to revoke the mining licences of its subsidiary Mopani Cooper Mines (MCM) because the company did not give enough notice before suspending its mining operations following the COVID-19 (coronavirus) outbreak. The Zambia Government’s Mining Licensing Committee secretary Michael Chibonga...

South Africa’s mining sector woes continued in November 2019, when production fell 3.1% year-on-year primarily due to extensive power outages which impacted operations across the country. The latest data released by Statistics South Africa revealed that platinum group metals suffered the steepest decline, with production dropping...

BHP has become the latest mining giant to consider exiting thermal coal as climate change pressure from investors and activists continues to push companies away from polluting fossil fuels. According to unnamed sources familiar with the matter, BHP is looking at options to divest its thermal...