The South African gold producer is setting aside pursuit of new acquisitions for a year as it focuses on its existing operations and nearby prospects instead, the.
After South Africa, Ghana is the largest gold producer in Africa and in the first quarter of 2012, the country . Gold Mining and Environmental Issues in Ghana.
Jul 21, 2017 . Cocoa faces a new danger in Ghana, the world's second-largest exporter of cocoa beans.
In 1992 Ghana's gold production surpassed 1 million fine ounces, up from 327,000 fine ounces in 1987. In March 1994, the Ghanaian.
Apr 30, 2017 . Ghana's push to crack down on illegal gold mining is winning praise from the public but inflaming tensions with China, its biggest trading.
Jan 26, 2018 . DW: Gold mining is big business in Ghana its total gold output was 4.1 million ounces (116,233 kilograms) in 2016. Small-scale miners.
May 2, 2017 . Tensions between Ghana and China have escalated in the past weeks as Africa's second largest gold producer announced last month the.
May 30, 2017 . At the start of April, Ghana's government issued a three-week ultimatum to illegal gold miners operating in the country. They were told that they.
With the price of gold set to fall further next year, the plight of small-scale gold miners in places such as Ghana in west Africa will get much worse.
As an activity requiring modest investment and minimal technical skills, artisanal gold mining is attracting a growing number of people in Ghana, particularly in.
Mar 6, 2018 . Kwaku Asare of Denkyira Asikuma, Ghana, visits the former cocoa farm he sold to galamsey gold miners. He's among the growing number of.
Aug 2, 2017 . For the third time in 10 years the government of Ghana is involved in a drive to stop illegal artisanal and small scale gold mining, popularly.
Apr 24, 2013 . Ghana has had a gold rush but here, Afua Hirsch discovers how Chinese . from industrialising the country's small-scale mining industry.
The work reported here examines the perceived impacts of gold mining at the community level in the Wassa West District of Ghana, Africa and discusses those.
Ghana's gold mining industry dat es as far back as the th 4 century but indigenous mining techniques were mainly used. Before 1960, all the gold mining.
Feb 4, 2018 . Junior and major miners are pursuing Ghana gold mining. The country has seen economic growth and great resource output in recent years.
Aug 16, 2016 . The small, remote and rural community of Tanchara, Ghana rejected an Australian gold mining operation and kicked that company off their.
Apr 9, 2018 . Government will probe the death of six workers involved in a gold mine accident in southern Ghana, minister says.
May 30, 2018 . ACCRA (Reuters) - Gold mining giants in Ghana such as Newmont, Gold Fields and AngloGold Ashanti welcome new government tests to.
Jun 6, 2013 . Local police arrested the suspected illegal miners in the country's capital, Accra, China's state newswire Xinhua reported on Thursday, citing.