Shedding light on why mining companies in eastern Congo ...

Aug 30, 2017· The past year has been challenging for the Canadian mining corporation Banro. The company holds four gold mining concessions in the eastern Democratic Republic of Congo …

Democratic Republic of Congo - Mining Africa

Although the Democratic Republic of the Congo has vast natural resources, it is also severely lacking in infrastructure and political stability, and is deeply corrupt.The country has, and has had several names. It is known as Congo-Kinshasa, DR Congo, DROC, DRC and simply Congo.

Congo's Conflict Minerals: US Companies Struggle To Trace ...

The so-called conflict minerals are tantalum, tungsten, tin and gold, mined and extracted from ore often in war-torn areas such as eastern Democratic Republic of Congo, where the mineral trade has ...

Official Document Of the Democratic Republic of Congo

Official Document Of the Democratic Republic of Congo LAW No. 007/2002 of JULY 11, 2002 RELATING TO THE MINING CODE The Constituent and Legislative Assembly, Transition Parliament has adopted, The President of the Republic enacts the …

About the Democratic Republic of Congo | Taruga Minerals ...

The Mining industry of the Democratic Republic of the Congo is a significant factor in the world's production of cobalt, copper, diamond, tantalum, tin, and gold as well. It is the Democratic Republic of the Congo's largest source of export income.

The Democratic Republic of Congo and mining

The Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), lying pretty much in the centre of Africa, is geographically the eleventh-biggest country in the world and is well known for its mineral riches. In its most ...

Tracing conflict gold in the Democratic Republic of the Congo

Artisanal gold miners in the Democratic Republic of the Congo use their hands and crude tools to find and extract gold. They get paid only when they find the mineral.

Banro Corporation

Banro is a growing Central African gold producer focused on its four wholly-owned gold projects in the South Kivu and Maniema provinces of the Democratic Republic of the Congo ("DRC"). Banro has been operating in the DRC since 2004 and is committed to expanding its business, building value and creating a sustainable future for all stakeholders.

Inside the Democratic Republic of Congo's Diamond Mines ...

Aug 27, 2015· In the Democratic Republic of Congo, almost all diamond mining is done by hand. It's a labor-intensive process that requires hauling away layers of dirt and rock, sometimes 50 feet deep, to ...

Canadian mining companies turn bullish on Congo, despite ...

Mar 19, 2017· Canadian mining companies turn bullish on Congo, despite its violence Open this photo in gallery: Employees stand in an open pit at Banro's Twangiza mine in eastern Congo…

DR Congo loses $750m in mining revenues to corruption | DR ...

Jul 21, 2017· Global Witness says at least $750m paid to Congo's tax bodies and state mining company disappeared in 2013-2015. 21 Jul 2017 17:25 GMT The Democratic Republic of Congo is losing a fifth of all of ...

Home | Loncor Resources Inc.

Nov 22, 2018· Loncor Resources Inc. is a Canadian gold exploration company focused on two projects in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (the "DRC") - the Ngayu and North Kivu projects. Loncor holds exploration permits covering 1,696 km2 of the Ngayu Archaean greenstone belt in Tshopo province in the northeast DRC and is its main focus.

Congo, Democratic Republic - Establishing an Office Congo ...

Congo, Democratic Republic - Establishing an Office ... Congo, Democratic Republic - Mining and Minerals ... Congo, Democratic Republic - Establishing an OfficeCongo (DR) - Establishing an Office Includes steps involved in establishing a local office. Last Published: 7/20/2017.

Mining in the Democratic Republic of Congo The richest ...

Mining in the Democratic Republic of Congo The ... Congo's south, and a gold mine in South Kivu, there is not yet a single modern mine in North Kivu. ... Behind the company's camp on the hill ...

Troubles at Banro Gold Mine in Eastern Congo - YouTube

Nov 04, 2015· Canadian mining company Banro has encountered challenges at its industrial gold mine in the Eastern Democratic Republic of Congo, with locals complaining of displacement and a lack of jobs for ...

KPMG GLOBAL MINING INSTITUTE

2 | Democratic Republic of Congo mining guide Executive summary The Democratic Republic of the Congo's (DRC) mining sector presents a high-risk high-return opportunity. The country has a unique position with substantial untapped gold, cobalt and high-grade copper reserves, but

River of Gold | Global Witness

River of Gold – one year on, much talk but little has changed. It's one year on from the publication of our report 'River of Gold', exposing the links between Chinese gold mining companies and armed groups in eastern Congo - and disappointingly little has been done to address the chronic corruption and lack of transparency in the sector.

How Gold Pays For Congo's Deadly War - CBS News

How Gold Pays For Congo's Deadly War. ... More than five million people have died in the Democratic Republic of Congo. Years ago, the jewelry industry banned the trafficking in so-called blood ...

A Glittering Demon: Mining, Poverty and Politics in the ...

Jun 26, 2008· Okimo was an immense parastatal company that oversaw mining Ituri's vast gold deposits. With Mobutu's ouster in 1997, Congo descended into a decade of civil war and upheaval that claimed the lives of more than five million people, according to recent figures from the International Rescue Committee, a relief organization, and that has also ...

"Conflict gold" blights the Democratic Republic of Congo ...

Jan 30, 2017· "Conflict gold" blights the Democratic Republic of Congo. Share on Twitter (opens new window) ... Militants are able to profit from gold mining because of …

Mining industry of the Democratic Republic of the Congo ...

Doing Business in Congo (Democratic Republic of the) ... With operating costs that are lower than traditional gold producing countries like South Africa, DRC's gold mining sector is also witnessing renewed interest from mining companies. ... Congo, Democratic Republic - Mining and Minerals.

Mining Profile: Democratic Republic of Congo | Minerals to ...

Mining Profile: Democratic Republic of Congo. Whilst many stories coming from the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) in recent years have focussed on the political issues that country has faced, many are now seeing that the case for investing in the country is stronger than ever.

Sustainable Sourcing of Minerals in the Democratic ...

The sourcing of tin, tantalum, tungsten, and gold (often referred to as "3TG") from the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) and adjoining countries has gained international attention in recent years because of the role these materials can play in financing armed groups in the world's deadliest conflict since World War II.

Category:Mining companies of the Democratic Republic of ...

Pages in category "Mining companies of the Democratic Republic of the Congo" The following 4 pages are in this category, out of 4 total. This list may not reflect recent changes ().

In the Democratic Republic of Congo, artisanal mining is a ...

Apr 24, 2017· In the Democratic Republic of Congo, artisanal mining is a remnant of the once-booming gem industry. ... coltan, and gold have become more profitable, diamonds have been left to …

Illegal gold trade in Congo still benefiting ... - MINING.com

Jul 05, 2016· International regulations have failed to prevent foreign firms and armed groups from profiting from illegal gold mining in mineral-rich eastern Democratic Republic of Congo, a …

Mining in the Congo Basin | Global Forest Atlas

As infrastructure expands through the Congo basin, new mineral projects are planned for the region. The WRI - Global Forest Watch atlas shows mineral concessions in the countries of the Congo Basin. WWF has investigated the role of Chinese investment in the infrastructure and mining sectors in the Congo basin.

GOLD CONGO

About Company Gold Congo Group is a company that operates with almost 90% of mining companies from the Democratic Republic of Congo. We commercialize Gold, Diamonds, Coltan and many other minerals from Kibali Mining, Kilo Moto Mining (SOKIMO), Gecamine, and …