What mineral are you?

(1) Your friend phones you at midnight with car trouble. What do you do?Go back to sleep Send them a taxi service’s number ...

Five things you didn’t know about Sierra Leone

1. It is one of the world’s biggest producers of diamonds In 2017, Sierra Leone produced nearly 450 000 carats of diamonds, making it the...

5 Things You Didn’t Know about Copper and Green Tech

Renewable power technology is, essentially, enabled by copper. The world simply cannot successfully transition to fossil fuel alternatives without it. Discover exactly how dependent a...

The fight for KCM: International Arbitration explained

The KCM saga has dominated headlines since a liquidator was appointed to run the Chingola-based mine in May, after ZCCM-IH (which owns approximately 20%...

Striking a balance

Employment laws should strike a balance between promoting the rights of workers, and ensuring businesses remain profitable enough to provide for broad employment.  The Employment...

A Zambian sovereign wealth fund

In September 2017, the Economics Association of Zambia called on the Zambian government to create a mineral stabilisation fund to help the country weather...