MBADA Diamonds has surpassed the $1 billion turnover mark with the bulk of the money being channelled towards the fiscus, a company official has said.
Zimbabwe Artisanal and Small-Scale Miners Council has asked the government to revise its mining fees downwards.
MINES minister Walter Chidhakwa has said government is committed to carrying out a thorough due diligence analysis on the two companies that have been shortlisted to set up a platinum refinery in the country.
GOVERNMENT has reduced the licence fees for diamond polishing and cutting companies by 80% .
Meikles Limited has said progress has been made in its mining venture projects as it is finalising its gold project and waiting for regulatory approvals to get into chrome mining.
Portuguese conglomerate Mota-Engil will start coal mining in Hwange at the end of this month after securing a $260 million contract mining deal.
MARANGE diamonds will go under auction starting today at the Antwerp World Diamond Centre.
Zimbabwe is among eight countries in Southern Africa that have earned a position among the Top 20 “most exciting African mineral jurisdictions”.
GOVERNMENT has embarked on a drive to formalise the operations of all artisanal miners as Treasury turns to small-scale miners to grow bullion output.
ZIMBABWE needs to adopt new and modern exploration techniques used in the developed world, to improve and capacitate the country’s mining sector.