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    Acacia gold output boost drives shares higher again 

    The article shows how the projection and forecast of Acacia Gold Mining Company to produce 5 percent more gold in 2016 from its three mines in Tanzania. It tells how this boost would drive the company’s share to more than ...
    Author: Daily News Reporter
    Publishing Date: 2016-10-25
    Publisher: Daily News
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    Document type: Newspaper article

    Acacia Mining forecasts higher gold output 

    The aim of the article is to report on the 2016 interim results of Acacia Gold Mining plc. From its Quarter review, said by the Chie Executive Officer, Brad Gordon, the company’s assets are staring to deliver performance ...
    Author: Daily News Reporter
    Publishing Date: 2016-01-22
    Publisher: Daily News
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    Document type: Other reports

    Acacia to grow without Barrick 

    This news tells about the potentials of Acacia Gold Mining to grow without Barrick. A number of obstacles however are explained by the Chief Executive Officer, Brad Gordon to include Acacia being a subsidiary of Barrick ...
    Author: Lawson, Rebecca
    Publishing Date: 2016-10
    Publisher: Australia's Paydirt
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    Document type: Newspaper article

    AngloGold Ashanti now injects $66m into its Tanzania mining operations 

    This newspaper article reports about $66 investment into mining operations. It is reported that AngloGold Ashanti has added more money to support its operations. The firm has also announced spending $395 million on local ...
    Author: J.Akena
    Publishing Date: 2011-11-14
    Publisher: The East African
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    Document type: Newspaper article

    Appeal for investment in Lake Tanganyika Basin 

    Burundi President Pierre Nkuruzinza called investors from around Africa, China, Japan, Europe and India to invest in the Lake Tanganyika basin. This call was made in a conference on trade and investment held in Burundi. ...
    Author: Philemon, Lusekelo
    Publishing Date: 2011-11-30
    Publisher: The Guardian
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    Document type: Newspaper article

    Artisanal miners get support 

    Lack of capital and poor technology has remained a challenge for small scale miners. this has led to larger investors taking advantage of the situation. Despite being small the small scale miner employs over 500,000 people ...
    Author: Mrindoko, Sebastian
    Publishing Date: 2012-12-11
    Publisher: Daily News
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    Document type: Newspaper article

    Artisanal miners to benefit from new gold detector technology 

    The global gold detector company has announced its plan to support small scale minors in Tanzania. The announcement was made in South Africa during the mining indaba conference. According to the company the mining detection ...
    Author: The Guardian Reporter
    Publishing Date: 2/7/13
    Publisher: The Guardian
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    Document type: Newspaper article

    At last Mchuchuma, Liganga projects to take off this week 

    This newspaper reports about the takeoff of Mchuchuma and Liganga projects. President Jakaya Kikwete has announced that the multi-billion shillings Liganga iron ore and Mchuchuma coal mining projects in Ludewa District, ...
    Author: Business Correspondent
    Publishing Date: 2011-11-14
    Publisher: Daily News
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    Document type: Newspaper article

    Australian firm begins mining for coal in Dar for power generation 

    This newspaper article reports about mining of coal for power generation. It is reported that the Australian based Intra Energy Corporation (IEC) has started coal mining in Mbalawala mine, Ngaka coalfield in Tanzania. ...
    Author: Ndeketela, Dorithy
    Publishing Date: 2011-09-05
    Publisher: The East African
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    Document type: Newspaper article

    Australian firm gets mining rights 

    The newspaper reports about mining rights for an Australian firm in Tanzania. It is reported that an Australian mining firm Hemisphere Resources ltd has acquired exploration license in north western Tanzania, expanding its ...
    Author: Mande, Mike
    Publishing Date: 2010-06-04
    Publisher: The East African
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    Document type: Newspaper article

    Benefit Streams from Mining in Tanzania: Case Studies from Geita and Mererani 

    Mining has contributed 2.9% of Tanzania’s GDP in 2003 despite concerns of exploitation by foreign mining companies, and poor relationships between small scale miners and large mining corporations. This report is part of a ...
    Author: Lange, Siri
    Publishing Date: 2006
    Publisher: Chr. Michelsen Institute (CMI)
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    Document type: Research report

    Call for support at artisan miners 

    This newspaper article is about the call for support to artisan miners. The government and large-scale miners have been challenged to work towards ensuring that small-scale miners work cordially with their large scale ...
    Author: The Daily News Reporter
    Publishing Date: 2011-11-21
    Publisher: Daily News
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    Document type: Newspaper article

    Call for transparency parliamentary debate before passing of the mining law 

    In this 2009 advert, Policy Forum, which represents over 90 Civil Society Organizations (CSO)s within Tanzania, requests a transparent and inclusive debate on a new mining law. The Ministry of Energy and Minerals was working ...
    Author: The Daily News Reporter
    Publishing Date: 2009-10-23
    Publisher: Daily News
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    Document type: Newspaper article

    Can Africa harness its resources for development? 

    This news is about a discussion on whether Africa harness her resources for development. The value of Africas natural resources' valued in the trillions of dollars' dwarf other sources of capital such as remittances and ...
    Author: Taylor, Magnus
    Publishing Date: 2011-11-03
    Publisher: The Guardian
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    Document type: Newspaper article

    Canadian firm to mine nickel in Tanzania 

    This news is about the plan of Canadian mineral explorer Continental Nickel Ltd (CNI) to start mining the mineral in southern Tanzania following positive exploration results. CNI has carried out extensive exploration and ...
    Author: Mbalamwezi, John
    Publishing Date: 2012-01-09
    Publisher: The East African
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    Document type: Newspaper article

    Challenges facing small scale mining in Tanzania 

    This report provide analyses of challenges facing small scale mining in a Tanzania. Tanzania is among the countries having abundant mineral resources. However, these resources have not been transformed into wealth to the ...
    Author: Unknown author
    Publishing Date: 2015-05-29
    Publisher:
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    Document type: Other reports

    Challenges on the practices of corporate social responsibility in the mining sector in Tanzania: The case study of Bulyanhulu and Geita gold mine 

    This study examines the challenges in the practices for corporate social responsibility (CSR) from the environmental perspective in the mining sector in Tanzania. The methodology used in the study is meta-analysis in which ...
    Author: Mganda, Veri Oscar
    Publishing Date: 2016-10
    Publisher: College of Business Education (CBE)
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    Document type: Research report

    Commodity Trade Potential in Tanzania: What went wrong with the Mineral Sector? 

    This paper analyses the factors causing the mineral sector to make less contribution to the country’s economy. Although the sector accounts for nearly half of the country’s exports, ordinary Tanzanians are not benefiting ...
    Author: Magai, Petro Sauti
    Publishing Date: 2009-06
    Publisher: University of Dar es Salaam Business School
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    Document type: Research report

    Control amount of gas, oil, government urged 

    This article discusses shortfalls in production sharing agreements (PSA)s between the government of Tanzania and private investors in the oil and gas sectors. An interview with Center for Democracy and Justice director, ...
    Author: Shekighenda, Lydia
    Publishing Date: 2011-10-24
    Publisher: The Guardian
    Language:
    Document type: Newspaper article

    Create environment for viable investment 

    This news is about the government’s move to reform mining legislation. However, a lot more still needs to be done to improve the business and investment environment. This initiative is a step in a right decision and a ...
    Author: The Citizen Reporter
    Publishing Date: 2009-08-13
    Publisher: The Citizen
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    Document type: Newspaper article