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    Apr 25, 2018 · On 9 March 2018, President Joseph Kabila signed into law significant changes to the Democratic Republic of Congo's ("DRC") mining code (the "Revised Code"). 1 The Revised Code, which amends the 2002 Mining Code 2 (the "2002 Mining Code"), was adopted by both houses of Parliament on 27 January 2018 and came into force upon publication in the Official Journal on 28 March 2018. This .

  • Congo's planned mining code changes 'too risky': miners ...

    Mar 26, 2015 · The Democratic Republic of Congo's new mining code is likely to cost the country billions in lost investment and put the sector at risk, the country's Chamber of Mines vice-chairman and former ...

  • A new mining code for Senegal - African Law and Business

    A new mining code for Senegal. A geological engineer by trade who previously served as the minister for mines and energy, Senegalese President Macky Sall understands the great significance that the mining industry holds for Senegal and its potential to act as a pillar of growth. This partially explains why, following his election in 2012,...

  • Mining Codes in Africa: Emergence of a "Fourth" Generation?

    mining regulations to meet the development challenges facing African countries, and issues of legitimacy raised by externally driven regulatory codes in the natural resources sector have all put pressure on governments to renegotiate contracts and revise mining codes to include remedial processes and favourable policies (Campbell 2009). Within