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Villagers in Zimbabwe Marange Diamond Fields in Mass
26/04/2018 · The Zimbabwe authorities have failed to ensure greater revenue transparency from diamond mining. Mechanisms for regulating diamond mining are needed to ensure the rights of local communities to
Africa Mining Zimbabwe sees no radical change for
27/11/2018 · Africa Mining Zimbabwe sees no radical change for platinum, diamond ownership Zimbabwe does not plan to change its ownership rules for diamonds and platinum, its mining minister said on Monday, denting hopes among some miners the country will open up ownership as it announces mineral frameworks in coming weeks.
Mining Extracting prospects for the common good
31/03/2020 · The ministry has four parastatals under its wing; the Zimbabwe Mining Development Corporation (ZMDC), Minerals Marketing Corporation of Zimbabwe, Hwange and Zimbabwe Consolidated Diamond Company. The US$1,1 billion Hwange venture is the largest project under the milestone deals signed between Zimbabwe and China, and is expected to feed 600 megawatts into the national grid —
Vast Resources one step closer to mining diamonds in
18/06/2019 · Vast Resources, the AIM-listed diamond mining company, has established a road map with all key stakeholders which will enable it to mine diamonds on the Heritage Concession in Zimbabwe. This follows meetings that took place in Harare last week between Vast Resources senior management, the local community leaders and the parastatal Zimbabwe Consolidated Diamond
Diamond Trade Still Fuels Human Suffering Human
10/05/2018 · Groups of miners in the diamond fields in Marange in 2006. When the scramble peaked in October 2008, more than 35,000 people, including children and women, were either mining or buying diamonds in
BBC News Zimbabwe diamond mine abuses 'continue'
08/01/2010 · Zimbabwe diamond mine abuses 'continue' It is alleged widespread human rights abuses took place in Marange. A human rights group says it is concerned about "continuing abuses" at diamond mines in Zimbabwe. This follows a last-minute decision by Zimbabwean authorities to halt a three-day sale of about 300,000 carats of rough diamonds. Global Witness
Whether it's Mexico's gold or Zimbabwe's diamonds,
29/02/2016 · Whether it's Mexico's gold or Zimbabwe's diamonds, mining is riven with violence and business is complicit This article is more than 4 years old. Michael Gibb. The minerals trade is prolonging
Zimbabwe's 'Blood Diamonds' exposed by Wikileaks cable
10/12/2010 · Zimbabwe's 'Blood Diamonds' exposed by Wikileaks cable Wikileak cables from the US embassy in Zimbabwe allege that President Robert Mugabe's family and the
Russia's diamond titan returns to Zimbabwe to help
15/01/2019 · The world's largest diamond producer, Russia's Alrosa, is ready to launch operations in Zimbabwe two years after mining projects in the crisis-stricken country were shelved, the company chief executive Sergey Ivanov said.
() Socio-cultural dynamics of informal diamond
Socio-cultural dynamics of informal diamond mining in Chiadzwa, Zimbabwe . Article ( Available) · January 2010 with 346 Reads How we measure 'reads' A 'read' is counted each time someone views
Where Did Zimbabwe's Diamond Money Go? Voice of
Lawmakers in Zimbabwe are preparing to summon ex-president Robert Mugabe to answer for his management of the diamond sector, which he nationalized in 2016.Mugabe announced the
Marange diamond field Zimbabwe torture camp
08/08/2011 · Image caption Marange could represent as much as a fifth of the world's diamonds deposits . A torture camp run by Zimbabwe's security forces is operating in the country's rich Marange diamond
Zimbabwe Mining Development Corporation Unearthing
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Zimbabwe Accuses U.S. of Lying About Diamond-Mining
04/10/2019 · Zimbabwe Accuses U.S. of Lying About Diamond-Mining Forced Labor By . Antony Sguazzin, Godfrey Marawanyika, and . Bill Faries, Embattled country reacts in anger over U.S. gem import curb Zimbabwe
Bleak future for chrome mining in Zimbabwe Post Covid
THE troubled chrome mining sector in the country is faced with a bleak future post Covid-19, a trade unionist has said. Zimbabwe Diamond and Allied Minerals Workers Union secretary general
Zimbabwe to assume control over country's diamond
22/05/2017 · Zimbabwe has taken over income from all diamond mining activities in the country after injecting $80m into the Zimbabwe Consolidated Diamond Company (ZCDC), a state-owned company mandated to run diamond mining activities. Finance Minister, Patrick Chinamasa, has said that " the diamonds belong to the fiscus" amid plummeting fortunes in gem mining operations in the 
Mining in Zimbabwe life after Mugabe
02/05/2018 · Zimbabwe's untapped mining potential. Zimbabwe is endowed with abundant mineral resources; platinum is the obvious standout, with the country's reserves second only to neighbouring South Africa, as well as one of the world's richest diamond deposits in the Marange fields.
Zimbabwe nationalises Marange diamond mines
The Zimbabwean government has taken control of the Marange diamond fields, ordering nine companies to cease all mining activities. Last year the Zimbabwean government announced it would merge all
Zimbabwe Govt. tightens grip over diamond production
05/12/2018 · THE Zimbabwean government has tightened its grip over the country's diamond sector, approving a policy that entitles it to a 46% stake in all diamond mining firms whilst also sanctioning three other independent diamond firms, including Murowa Diamonds.. Controversy has stalked Zimbabwe's diamond sector ever since the government elbowed out private investors and consolidated it under the
Is State ownership of Zimbabwe's diamond mines
Zimbabwe, like many African countries, faces an ongoing struggle to secure fair compensation for its mineral wealth. The question of how to maximise government revenues from the mining sector is
Children forced to mine Zimbabwe diamonds World news
26/06/2009 · The report, published today, claims the army is torturing and beating villagers on the diamond fields of Marange district in eastern Zimbabwe. The atrocities follow a
Zimbabwe Govt Controlled Diamond Mining in Marange
Zimbabwe Govt Controlled Diamond Mining in Marange Masking Resource Leakages and Human Rights Abuse. 28 January 2020. Kubatana (Harare) document. On 22 January 2019 around 01 00 hours 3
Why Zimbabwe's diamond mines need better regulation,
Zimbabwe experiments with state ownership of diamond mines in an effort to resuscitate waning commodity revenues for state finances. Zimbabwe, like many African countries, faces an ongoing struggle to secure fair compensation for its mineral wealth. The question of how to maximise government revenues from the mining sector is a complex matter.
Vast Resources set to mine Zimbabwe diamond territory
15/02/2019 · Vast Resources set to mine Zimbabwe diamond territory minister . Investors are concerned about how much money companies can take out because of dollar shortages. Share. Tweet Share; By Reuters. 0938, 15 Feb 2019 Business, Mining. Share. Tweet Share; HARARE London-listed miner Vast Resources is to be allowed into Zimbabwe's diamond fields, Mining Minister Winston
UPDATE 1-Zimbabwe aims to more than triple diamond
14/10/2019 · Anjin plans to restart mining after being kicked out from Chiadzwa for refusing to merge with the state diamond firm in 2016, while Alrosa has plans to start prospecting and mining
Zimbabwe mining sector continues to grow Investing
24/07/2017 · The Zimbabwean mining sector is on the rise, as gold, platinum, chrome, coal and nickel sectors have contributed to a 5.1% increase. Patrick Chinamasa, Finance Minister, said that the sector will continue to grow this year following an overall growth of 8.2% in 2016.
Diamond is a solid form of the element carbon with its atoms arranged in a crystal structure called diamond cubic.At room temperature and pressure, another solid form of carbon known as graphite is the chemically stable form, but diamond almost never converts to it. Diamond has the highest hardness and thermal conductivity of any natural material, properties that are utilized in major
Zimbabwe Mining Development Corporation (ZMDC)
29/04/2020 · Zimbabwe Govt. closes diamond mining firms, NGOs urge respect for human rights in closure The Government of Zimbabwe has ordered diamond mining companies in Chiadzwa and Chimanimani to stop operations and clear their equipment in 90 days as the government will take over all diamond mining operations in the country.
Zimbabwe losing a quarter of its diamond revenue
By Business Reporter Thursday 22 August 2019. HARARE (Mining Index) ZIMBABWE is said to be losing a quarter of its diamond revenue through selling of rough diamonds on the international market due to lack of skills on evaluation, knowledge and proper pricing of the mineral.In an interview with Mining Index, Zimbabwe Diamond Education College Course Lecturer Tendai Mtoko said Zimbabwe
Diamond policy gets Cabinet nod The Herald
Cabinet yesterday approved the Zimbabwe National Diamond Policy which is expected to regulate the diamond mining sector and ensure accountability in the mining, processing and selling of the