Several joint venture mining companies have strong links with the military supply companies who facilitate their operations in the Democratic Republic of the Congo.
Lwambiyi Kalenga Corporation SARL (LKC SARL) established in 2006 is a fully incorporated proudly DR Congolese company operating in the Katanga Province, in the Democratic Republic of the Congo.
Major companies operating in Sierra Leone include China's Shandong Iron and Steel which owns the Tonkolili iron ore project. ... DR Congo government to hold talks with mining companies.
IHRB's Salil Tripathi speaks with Anneke von Woudenberg of RAID about the African Commission's Landmark Million Award to DR Congo Massacre Victims.
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Democratic Republic of Congo (DR Congo) is located to the northeast of Angola in Central Africa. The country was formerly known as Zaire. The total area of the country is 2,344,858 km2, and it has a population of 73,599,190 as of July 2012.
In May 1997 Kabila came to power in the former Zaire (which he renamed the Democratic Republic of Congo), ousting dictator Mobutu. The US diplomacy was euphoric. They now had a string of "client" regimes which included Ethiopia, Eritrea, Uganda, Rwanda, the DR of Congo and also a .
One company operating in Sierra Leone in 2011 used three separate offshore holding companies (two registered in Guernsey and one in Bermuda) with a primary owner registered in Bermuda, that was in turn owned by three separate holding companies (two of which were registered in London and one in China).
Mining companies say access to finance, high costs incurred when importing the materials, and tagging the minerals are talking toll on the growth of the sector. Rwandan mining companies are compelled to have their minerals tagged for clearance as conflictfree .
In 2002, Somika based out of DR Congo, started its operation for mining and production of copper and cobalt. Somika is part of the VINMART Group, a conglomeration of reputed and dynamic companies which have a strong and diversified base with operations in Zambia, South Africa, Tanzania, India, United Kingdom, China, Canada and
Chinese Mining Industry Contribute to Abuses in DR Congo: Chinese mining companies operating in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) need to do more to prevent their operations from leading to human rights abuses ...
Conflict Minerals and the Democratic Republic of Congo . Responsible Action in Supply Chains, ... 250 member companies to develop sustainable business strategies and solutions through consulting, research, and crosssector ... suppliers operating in the DRC to do so. ...
Global Witness has published a major report on the role of international mining companies in the conflict in the Democratic Republic of Congo. The report shows how the companies are aiding the continued trade in "conflict minerals" and fuelling the fighting in the DRC.
The changes to the mining code in Congo, which supplies some 60 percent of the world's cobalt, could have repercussions for consumers around the world if mining companies pass on costs.
This statistic outlines the distribution of Africa's total mining exploration budgets in 2015. The Democratic Republic of the Congo (DR Congo) accounted for some 18 percent of the mining ...
Jun 17, 2018· Lubumbashi (DR Congo) (AFP) Feasting on a global demand for cobalt and copper, the mining industry in the Democratic Republic of Congo is flourishing .
Ministry of Mining says the licensing regime will be streamlined to ensure the government gets value from its mineral resources. Mining companies operating in Kenya have not had their licences renewed since 2015 and are operating under a gazette notice.
Mining in the Democratic Republic of Congo The richest, ... firms operating in the United States must be able to show where the minerals used in their products came from. The idea was to stop ...
Since the democratic Presidential, Parliamentary and provincial elections in 2006, the Democratic Republic of Congo has continued to make progress, albeit slowly, in addressing the country's significant political, economic, and social challenges.
The majority of Canadiandomiciled mining companies currently or previously active in the DR Congo have been involved in either exploration and development or largescale mining of the Congo's copper and cobalt resources.
Sep 14, 2018· Lubumbashi (DR Congo) (AFP) The Democratic Republic of Congo wants special economic zones for its growing mining industry to encourage companies who export raw materials to transform them into ...