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Gold Isn’t the Only Precious Metal Soaring in Price Lately

The Modesto Bee 19 Apr 2024
***Money is not a client of any investment adviser featured on this page ... and U.K ... Tin prices are being bolstered by outbreaks of violence in areas critically important to the mining of its ore in the Democratic Republic of the Congo and Rwanda ... .

Resource wars rages in eastern Congo, but U.S. capitalism only sees investment opportunity

People's World 17 Apr 2024
He indicates that, “More than 250 local and 14 foreign armed groups are fighting for territory, mines, or other resources in the DRC’s five easternmost provinces.” Troops from Uganda, Rwanda, and Burundi are present.

Rwanda-backed rebels are choking the Congolese people, yet this is one conflict the world can easily end

The Observer 11 Apr 2024
... Rwanda ... Is Kagame’s plan to force the DRC government into a power-sharing agreement? That would give Rwanda access to and control of critical Congolese mines and business networks in North Kivu.

African countries to dominate world’s top 10 growing economies – ECA report

Ghana Business News 01 Apr 2024
Ivory Coast, DRC and Rwanda – The robust expansion in these nations is attributed to an increase in infrastructure investment, continuous development in tourism, good performance of the mining ...

RICHARD LITTLEJOHN: After Lords block the Rwanda scheme AGAIN... Basket Case Britain is becoming...

The Daily Mail 22 Mar 2024
The unelected House of Lords has yet again blocked the Rwanda deportation scheme on the day a record number of migrants crossed the Channel ... It's now two years since the Rwanda plan was unveiled.

War in Eastern Congo a new chapter of an old saga

Financial Express 08 Mar 2024
Josep Borrell, the European Union’s top diplomat, says the 27-member bloc has condemned offensives by the Rwanda-based M23 group as well as those executed by “other armed groups in eastern DRC”.

Congo's president accuses Rwanda of looting with EU support

Anadolu Agency 23 Feb 2024
The president of the Democratic Republic of Congo said Thursday he was open to a dialogue with his Rwandan counterpart for peace but lashed out against an agreement recently signed between Rwanda and the European Union on mining.

A guide to the decades-long conflict in DR Congo

Al Jazeera 21 Feb 2024
Hutus form some 80 percent of Rwanda’s population ... But the Rwandan troops allegedly massacred Hutu populations, forcefully repatriated Tutsis, and took control of lucrative diamond and coltan mines in the resource-rich eastern region bordering Rwanda.

Rwanda signs deal with EU to boost mining sector

Xinhua 19 Feb 2024
19 (Xinhua) -- Rwanda and the European Union (EU) signed an agreement on Monday aimed at boosting Rwanda's mining sector and contributing to the transition toward a greener, more sustainable global economy.

Rwanda holds business forum; celebrates National Day at Expo 2023 Doha

Gulf-Times 10 Feb 2024
... sector a platform for advertisement and marketing of Rwanda’s investment opportunities like mining, real estate development, touristic facilities, technologies, and communication,” he said.

AfCFTA: Envoys Harp on Value Addition to Africa’s Natural Resources as Key to Economic Development

This Day 10 Feb 2024
Envoys of Ghana, Egypt, Rwanda, and others have stressed that value addition to raw materials is key to economic development of the continent and attainment of the African Continent Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) goals.

RACHEL PERKS: Support needed for women in artisanal and small-scale mining

Business Day 07 Feb 2024
But they are often barred from entering the mines and relegated to lower-paying difficult jobs ... In Rwanda, a government-led initiative has provided miners with headlamps, improving personal safety for women in the underground mines.

Celebrating the Holidays, Waiting for War

The Atlantic 26 Jan 2024
The first question that came to my mind was ... These suburbs are a Hezbollah bastion; Hamas leaders must have felt, wrongly, that they were safe there ... [ Read ... A friend of mine is a radio producer who has covered every atrocity from Rwanda to Sarajevo ... .

The UK cannot ignore the crisis in DRC

Al Jazeera 23 Jan 2024
Congolese officials have repeatedly accused Rwanda of plundering their country’s natural resources ... The UN has previously documented how minerals mined in the DRC are smuggled into Rwanda where they are tagged as locally produced.

Labour and SNP accuse ex-minister Liam Fox of sexism after he brands female MP

The Daily Mail 18 Jan 2024
The row came during the debate on Rishi Sunak's new Rwanda Bill, which the Prime Minister hopes will finally get migrant deportation flights to Africa off the ground ... I will have mine.'.