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Geopolitical Shifts, Evolving Russia-Africa Relations

GlobalResearch 02 Jul 2022
There are several examples such as Rosatom in South Africa, Norrick Nickel in Botswana, Ajeokuta Steel Plant in Nigeria, Mining projects in Uganda and Zimbabwe, Lukoil in Cameroon, Nigeria and Sierra Leone.
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Shareholder Offers to Buy Firestone for $67K

Diamonds Net 26 Jun 2022
Firestone sold its BK11 mine in Botswana for $50,000 a year ago, after unsuccessfully trying to offload it for nearly six years ... The company’s debt accumulated as it kept the deposit shut, failed to sell its diamonds in a challenging market, and borrowed heavily to subsidize the mine’s ongoing care and maintenance ... The Liqhobong mine.
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Firestone Shareholder Offers to Buy Company for $67K

Diamonds Net 26 Jun 2022
Firestone sold its BK11 mine in Botswana for $50,000 a year ago, after unsuccessfully trying to offload it for nearly six years ... The company’s debt accumulated as it kept the deposit shut, failed to sell its diamonds in a challenging market, and borrowed heavily to subsidize the mine’s ongoing care and maintenance ... The Liqhobong mine.
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Debswana spy woes deepen

Mmegi Online 21 Jun 2022
Just shortly after being ordered to pay Infotrac P110 million, Botswana Mine Workers Union (BMWU) made its intention to sue the company known ... While the mining giant ...
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Civil society group flays diamond watchdog over Russia stalemate

FX Empire 21 Jun 2022
... to discuss Russia’s invasion of Ukraine, at this week’s international conflict diamond meeting began in Botswana ... During his address earlier in the day, host Botswana’s mines minister Lefoko Moagi had encouraged the meeting to discuss “even the most uncomfortable KP issues.”.
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The Rich World's Climate Hypocrisy

Wall Street Journal 20 Jun 2022
The developed world’s response to the global energy crisis has put its hypocritical attitude toward fossil fuels on display ... Meanwhile, Europe and the U.S ... So many European countries have asked Botswana to mine more coal that the nation will more than double its exports ... .
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Ana De Armas supports BIPOC jewellery designers through Natural Diamond Council partnership

Harpers Bazaar 16 Jun 2022
diamonds ... "I started working with the NDC in 2020 and I think it was a process for me of learning," De Armas tells Bazaar at the NDC's launch event in New York City, adding that she got to see how women in Botswana ran diamond mines and handled tractors, and essentially got to know the community behind the precious stones. Natural Diamond Council ... .
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Russia and Africa reviewing business presentation skills at SPIEF’22

B & FT Online 14 Jun 2022
Large Russian companies have been unsuccessful with their projects negatively reflecting the real motives for bilateral economic cooperation, for example Rosatom in South Africa, Norrisk Nickel in Botswana, Ajeokuta Steel Plant in Nigeria, Mining projects in Uganda and Zimbabwe, Lukoil in Cameroom, Nigeria and Sierra Leone.
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Synova Advertorial: On the Threshold of Radical Change

Diamonds Net 13 Jun 2022
The five largest African mining countries (Angola, Botswana, Namibia, South Africa and Zimbabwe) recover over 35 million carats of diamonds from their mines. Nevertheless, most of the rough diamonds from African mines are either sold in auctions or through supply contracts with miners.
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BOTSWANA : Debswana hopes new, outsider MD will bring the shine back to its diamond business

Africa Intelligence 08 Jun 2022
On 27 May, mining group Debswana - a joint venture between the Botswana government and diamond major De Beers - appointed ....
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BMWU finalises Mupane sale appeal

Mmegi Online 03 Jun 2022
The Botswana Mine Workers Union (BMWU) plans to file its appeal against the sale of Mupane Gold Mine next week. Canadian firm, Galane Gold has sold its shares in Mupane Mine to Hawks Mining Company Proprietary Limited "at a nominal fee" ... The union does not want the sale of the mine ...
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Star Diamond trench cutter sampling confirms abundance of Type IIa diamonds at Star kimberlite

Mining Dot Com 01 Jun 2022
... than 2% of all natural rough diamonds mined from kimberlites ... Only a small number of active diamond mines regularly produce Type IIa diamonds with the most important of these mines being Letseng-la-Terae (Letseng mine) in Lesotho, and more recently Karowe in Botswana, it said.
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Mineral explorers flock to the wild west

Mmegi Online 30 May 2022
Local geologists say the country’s eastern half has been well prospected and to an extent, well developed, as seen in the establishment of several mines that have supported the well-documented mineral-led revolution of post-Independence Botswana ... “For rare earths, Africa is the future and the destination within that is Botswana,” he says.
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Debswana Names New Managing Director

Diamonds Net 29 May 2022
RAPAPORT... Debswana, De Beers’ 50.50 mining joint venture with the Botswana government, has appointed Andrew Maatla Motsomi as managing director on a five-year contract ... At the Bank of Botswana, Motsomi represented the southern African country at various forums, including at the International Monetary Fund (IMF).

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