Latest News for: Ethiopia mining


Dozens of UK Former Senior Officials Profit from Fossil Fuel Corporations

Consortium News 24 Feb 2021
He also became a non-executive of Russian gold mining company, Petropavlovsk plc ... After leaving office, he became involved with development of the mining industry in Ethiopia and is currently a non-executivedirector of Kefi Gold and Copper, a company which works in Ethiopia and Saudi Arabia.

Ethiopia seeks investment from India in priority sectors

Yahoo Daily News 23 Feb 2021
Kolkata, Feb 23 (PTI) Ethiopia on Tuesday sought investment from Indian investors in priority sectors and hoped bilateral trade and investment will grow in the years to come ... The bilateral trade between India and Ethiopia stood at USD 1.27 billion in the recent past years.

The Trouble With Canadian Aid

GlobalResearch 17 Feb 2021
Canadian aid has helped liberalize mining legislation in numerous countries ... In East Africa the government launched the $12.5 million “Strengthening Education in Natural Resource Management in Ethiopia”, which was designed “to improve the employability of people in natural resource fields like geology, mining and engineering.

AP News in Brief at 6:04 a.m. EST

Cadillac News 25 Jan 2021
9 workers found dead in China mine explosion; toll now 10. BEIJING (AP) — Chinese rescuers have found the bodies of nine workers in a mine explosion, raising the death toll to 10, officials said Monday. Eleven others were rescued a day earlier after being trapped underground for two weeks at the gold mine in Shandong province.

Ethiopia: Mines and Petroleum Ministry Opens 30 Potential Areas for Investment

All Africa 31 Dec 2020
Addis Ababa -- Ministry of Mines and Petroleum revealed today that it has opened 22 mining and 5 petroleum sites as well as 3 service areas for investors ....

Ethiopia: Ministry Revokes Licenses of 63 Mining Companies

All Africa 16 Dec 2020
Addis Ababa -- The Ministry of Mines and Petroleum has canceled the licenses of 63 companies engaged in mining development and research in Ethiopia ....

Ethiopia revokes licences of 63 mining companies, State broadcaster reports

Mining Weekly 15 Dec 2020
Ethiopia's mines ministry has revoked the mining licences of 63 companies ...

Obama didn’t deliver for Africa. Can Biden show black lives matter everywhere?

The Observer 30 Nov 2020
... for Africa’s strongmen? How may President Biden respond to #EndSars, a movement against police brutality in Nigeria, or #CongoIsBleeding, a campaign against exploitation in the mines of the DRC? What will he do to de-escalate growing tensions inside Ethiopia or in Eritrea?.

Sun Peak Metals Corp Provides Update on Crisis in Ethiopia

News-Press Now 27 Nov 2020
Sun Peak has invoked force majeure on all four of the exploration licenses comprising the Shire Project by notification to Ethiopia's Ministry of Mines and Petroleum ... Sun Peak has further invoked force majeure pursuant to the Joint Venture agreement between Sun Peak and Ezana Mining Development plc ("Ezana") by notification to Ezana.

Ethiopia gold exports surge after crackdown on smuggling

Independent online (SA) 02 Oct 2020
Ethiopia’s gold industry is currently dominated by small-scale artisanal miners, but Newmont Corp ... “The rush is sort of starting,” said Harry Anagnostaras, executive chairman of London-listed Kefi Gold and Copper Plc, which is developing the Tulu Kapi mine in western Ethiopia.

Coronavirus has ended at least 360 lives in the Chattanooga region. Here are three of their stories.

Times Free Press 16 Sep 2020
Since March, at least 360 residents of the Chattanooga region have lost their lives due to the coronavirus, including 87 in Hamilton County and 59 in Whitfield County ... Photo Gallery ... View 6 Photos ... /**/ ... One of their favorites was when Jan took an assignment at the Ministry of Mines and Energy in Ethiopia and they moved to Africa for three years ... .

Poor diets to cause corporate loss as productivity dips

Gulf Business 15 Aug 2020
The Chatham House study examined the impact of poor nutrition on 13 business sectors – from mining and agriculture to construction and retail – in 19 countries ... The greatest productivity losses from being undernourished were in agriculture, mining and construction, with Ethiopia and India facing the highest burden.

Minnesota can become a world leader in responsible mining

MinnPost 07 Aug 2020
Motor vehicle electrification can’t happen without mining ... Earth needs a responsible mining leader ... Ethiopia recently adopted a new Responsible Mining Law and its government is looking for mining partners from Minnesota and other places to help implement new environmentally and socially responsible standards.