January 1, 1970

US coal miner Arch files for bankruptcy, hit by cheap gas

One of the largest US coal miners, Arch Coal has filed for bankruptcy protection succumbing to the competitive pressure of cheap natural gas from fracking operations. […]
January 1, 1970

Mining sector won't recover anytime soon – Moody's

The mining sector is unlikely to recover from the current slump for years to come and a wholesale recalibration of ratings is required, says Moody’s Investors […]
January 1, 1970

Mining heavyweights descend on Cape Town

Local and international mining industry heavyweights will descend on Cape Town for the 2016 Investing in African Mining Indaba. Source: News
January 1, 1970

Tax instability, low commodity prices stifles Zambia FDI

Unstable tax regimes and policies have cost Zambia dearly in foreign direct investment, especially now that commodity prices are low. Source: News