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  • Foreign Direct Investment and the Internationalisation of ,
    Foreign Direct Investment and the Internationalisation of ,

    Foreign Direct Investment and the Internationalisation of South African Mining Companies into Africa John M Luiz and Meshal Ruplal ∗ November 1, 2010 Abstract The paper investigates the factors influencing the internationalisation of mining firms into Africa and the strategies employed We focus on the FDI of South African miningfirms because

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  • The Cost of Gold - Environment News South Africa
    The Cost of Gold - Environment News South Africa

    The Cost of Gold: Environmental, Health, and Human Rights Consequences of Gold Mining in South Africa’s West and Central Rand Harvard Law School International Human Rights Clinic The Cost of Gold: , mining, but the industry has operated in a different context The new government has demon -

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  • Mining spotlight on: Sliding productivity and spiraling costs
    Mining spotlight on: Sliding productivity and spiraling costs

    Mining spotlight on: Sliding productivity and spiraling costs Strategies for reclaiming efficiency in the mining sector Over the past year, mining executives have received one message, loud and clear: markets will no longer tolerate production at any cost During the height of the mining boom, record-breaking commodity prices notionally

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  • South Africa’s gold industry, like its economy, is ,
    South Africa’s gold industry, like its economy, is ,

    South Africa was once the world’s biggest gold producer, with more than 75 percent of all global reserves in 1970 That iconic industry created wealth that attracted immigrants from around the .

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  • Dust Control Technologies - Mining Technology | Mining ,
    Dust Control Technologies - Mining Technology | Mining ,

    Dust Control Technologies (DCT) is an international company providing control systems for dust generated by material-handling operations DCT manufactures and distributes products, represents other engineering and manufacturing companies, and offers on-site project and maintenance servic

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  • The Effects of Mining in Africa
    The Effects of Mining in Africa

    Several African countries are showing concern with the effects of mining in Africa and are taking steps to resolve issu South Africa has responded to the situation by making a law that states that mines have to leave areas in an equivalent, or better state than what it was prior to mining starting

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  • MINING VALUE CHAINS AND GREEN GROWTH IN SOUTH ,
    MINING VALUE CHAINS AND GREEN GROWTH IN SOUTH ,

    As such, South Africa’s National Development Plan: Vision for 2030 confirms that mining and related sectors will continue to feature prominently in the structure of the country’s economy (NPC, 2011)

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  • New technology takes mining industry by storm - Peterstow
    New technology takes mining industry by storm - Peterstow

    New technology takes mining industry by storm Major South African mining companies excited about greener and more efficient drilling system A new environmentally friendly drilling technology looks set to revolutionise the SA and global mining industries, with two leading mining houses already planning to introduce it to their min

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  • The top risks facing the South African mining industry
    The top risks facing the South African mining industry

    According to to industry-focused assurance, advisory and tax services provider PwC South Africa’s Mine Report 2017, the industry has not seen a significant change in the risks identified by mining companies, being broadly: volatile commodity prices and foreign exchange fluctuations; the regulatory, political and legal environment;

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  • Mining: a brief history | Statistics South Africa
    Mining: a brief history | Statistics South Africa

    Of course, mining is not the only industry that contributes to the South African economy A different animal was the South African economy in 1980 compared with the economy we have now, as shown in the graphic below Manufacturing was the largest industry in 1980, falling to fourth place in 2016 Mining was the second most influential industry .

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  • Skills Needed by Engineers in the Platinum Mining Industry ,
    Skills Needed by Engineers in the Platinum Mining Industry ,

    Skills Needed by Engineers in the Platinum Mining Industry in South Africa Lefaso Motsoeneng1, Cecile Schultz2, Adéle Bezuidenhout3 1Mining Qualifications Authority, South Africa 2Department of People Management and Development, Tshwane University of Technology, Pretoria, South Africa 3Department of Human Resource Management, University of South Africa, Pretoria, South Africa

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  • South Africa: Key Issues and Challenges | Mark Mobius
    South Africa: Key Issues and Challenges | Mark Mobius

    Several challenges have plagued the South African mining industry in particular over the past few years—a key driver of the country’s economy Besides declining commodity prices, labor union rivalry escalated labor issues, resulting in one of the more prolonged and violent strikes in the country’s history

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  • v116n3a10 Trends in productivity in the South African gold ,
    v116n3a10 Trends in productivity in the South African gold ,

    South African gold mining industry due to their level of market capitalization However, Trends in productivity in the South African gold mining industry by PN Neingo* and T Tholana* /6(171 Mining companies globally are currently facing severe economic and financial challeng In addition to global challenges, the South African

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  • Transfer Pricing in Mining: an African Perspective - IM4DC
    Transfer Pricing in Mining: an African Perspective - IM4DC

    [SARS]), and mining taxation practitioners from both industry and accounting firms, particularly Transfer Pricing Associates (TPA) 10 4 To date field reviews of the mining taxation administration and collection systems have been conducted in Burkina Faso, Ghana, Mali, Namibia and in Tanzania

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  • The human cost of South Africa's mining industry - BBC News
    The human cost of South Africa's mining industry - BBC News

    The human cost of SA's mining industry Jump to media player More than 40 lawyers, representing hundreds of former and current mineworkers, have begun legal steps against South Africa's gold mining .

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  • Mining Industry Prospects in Africa - African Development Bank
    Mining Industry Prospects in Africa - African Development Bank

    The mining industry worldwide is undergoing unprecedented changes, including high volatility of commodity prices and rising exploration costs Africa, which produces more than 60 metal and mineral products, has a huge potential with respect to mineral reserves exploration and production

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  • Scandals and strikes: an uncertain future for platinum in ,
    Scandals and strikes: an uncertain future for platinum in ,

    The South African mining industry is often criticised for having a poor safety record and a high number of fataliti Conditions appear to be improving with just 199 fatalities in 2006 compared to the 533 in 1995, but the level of risk in the job has made workers seek better pay

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  • MINING VALUE CHAINS AND GREEN GROWTH IN SOUTH ,
    MINING VALUE CHAINS AND GREEN GROWTH IN SOUTH ,

    position of mining value chains in South Africa’s development path 4) The development of green industries and services will generate considerable mining- related opportunities, which South Africa is ideally placed to seize

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  • Mining industry of South Africa - Wikipedia
    Mining industry of South Africa - Wikipedia

    Currently Russia and South Africa are the biggest palladium producers in the world Chromium Chromium is another leading product of South Africa's mining industry The metal, used in stainless steel and for a variety of industrial applications, is mined at 10 sites around the country

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  • Miners Drop as South Africa Escalates Black Ownership ,
    Miners Drop as South Africa Escalates Black Ownership ,

    Jun 15, 2017· South African regulators unveiled a new mining charter to force companies to give more ownership to black shareholders, sparking a selloff across the industry

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  • South Africa Mining News and Commentary | MINING
    South Africa Mining News and Commentary | MINING

    South Africa mining news Explore related South Africa articles for more information on the South Africa mining industry , Botswana Diamonds yields control of South African project to contractor

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  • Scandals and strikes: an uncertain future for platinum in ,
    Scandals and strikes: an uncertain future for platinum in ,

    Hot, uncomfortable and no longer cost-effective The South African mining industry is often criticised for having a poor safety record and a high number of fataliti Conditions appear to be improving with just 199 fatalities in 2006 compared to the 533 in 1995, but the ,

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  • The South African Coal industry - Fossil Fuel Foundation
    The South African Coal industry - Fossil Fuel Foundation

    Although stricter measures to control pollution have had an impact on the use of steam coal for electricity, coal still holds an advantageous position due to its wide availability and lower cost compared to other fossil fuels and renewable sources of energy

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  • South African mining sector faces a tough year | Special ,
    South African mining sector faces a tough year | Special ,

    South Africa’s mining industry faces the additional impact of what is internationally considered a very poor and volatile labour relations climate, regulatory uncertainty, and tough and .

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  • Advantages and disadvantages of nationalising mines
    Advantages and disadvantages of nationalising mines

    The mining sector, after nationalisation, could take a very long time to boast a profit Resources are scarce, therefore during this time, resources may become depleted, resulting in huge losses for the South African economy There are very large and vast costs that government would have to encounter if the mines of the country are nationalised

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  • Strikes cost South Africa platinum miners $1bn - Telegraph
    Strikes cost South Africa platinum miners $1bn - Telegraph

    Mar 25, 2014· Strikes cost South Africa platinum miners $1bn The world's largest platinum miners say they have lost $1bn during nine-weeks of industrial action

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  • cost of mining gold in south africa - daconlinein
    cost of mining gold in south africa - daconlinein

    Cost control and margin protection in the South African , South African gold mining industry due to Gold mining in South Africa started more than a century ago productivity in the South African gold sector may be online South Africas Gold Mines Face Uncertain Future WSJ

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  • Section 54s cost SA mines R48bn in 2015, and 2016 may be ,
    Section 54s cost SA mines R48bn in 2015, and 2016 may be ,

    A REPORT by the Chamber of Mines of South Africa (CoM) estimates the application of safety stoppages – known as Section54s in terms of the Mine Health & Safety Act 1996 (MHSA) – have cost the industry R484bn in lost revenue in 2015

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  • The Need of Mining Industry – A SWOT analysis
    The Need of Mining Industry – A SWOT analysis

    Global Mining Industry Trends shown in Figure-2: In the recent years following trends have emerged in the mining industry: i Increasing demand with respect to supply and rising the cost of mining, ii Expansion of exploration activities across the globe, iii Adopting progressive policy measures to enhance the mining activities in their countri

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  • Jobs in Mining on PNet - Jobs in South Africa | Job search
    Jobs in Mining on PNet - Jobs in South Africa | Job search

    The mining industry started with prospectors with their tin pans mining for gold in mountain creeks Over a hundred years later, in 2015, the mining industry in South Africa is still one of the most profitable fields in the country and contributes to the global economy

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