Category Archives: Mining

Mining in Mexico, its risks and rewards

Mining investments in Mexico have ongoing and evolving risks like many others countries in Latin America. Mining Technology revealed that a report says the country’s tax agency was holding more than $360m in tax rebates owed to six Canadian miners. This includes $230m for Goldcorp, despite the stability of Mexico’s government and its favorable investment […]

The Country of Congo and its mining law

The executives will look for the Democratic Republic of Congo’s mining minister at this week’s Mining Indaba in Cape Town. This is to explain major shifts in royalties and tax policy in the country’s mining bill. According to Financial Times, the bill was reportedly approved by parliament. It only awaits the president’s signature at the […]

Is it Possible for an Ordinary Person to Establish a Mining Business?

A question that mining business consultants often encounter is the one as to whether it is possible for an ordinary person to establish a mining business. This question is borne of the commonly-held view that only people who are ‘well-connected’ can establish mining businesses. So, in other words, the question is as to whether it […]

Two Options for Powering a Mining Plant

Mining plants tend to require a lot of electricity power, if they are to operate optimally. Thus, as a person considering setting up some sort of mining enterprise (especially one that involves a bit of processing for the minerals), you have to think about how to access electric power. And in that regard, you have […]

How to Succeed in the Business of Selling Vacuum Cleaners

In order to succeed in the business of selling vacuum cleaners, there are several things you need to do. Firstly, in order to succeed in the business of selling vacuum cleaners, you need to ensure that you get your marketing right. You need to ensure that the business has the exposure it needs, to thrive. […]

Keys to Success in Running a Company Within the Mining Industry

Running a company within the mining industry is not easy. The mining industry is a very dynamic one. It is an industry where you can easily burn your fingers, if you are not careful. It is, for instance, an industry where your revenues can easily end up being much lower than your monetary inputs: leading […]