Minister Zwane to officially open the 2016 investing in African Mining Indaba

3 February 2016 – Government is ready to welcome delegates to the annual Investing in African Mining Indaba to be held in Cape Town. The indaba will also showcase the country’s prowess in the areas of mining and related fields.

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The Indaba, to be held from 8th to 11th February 2016 in Cape Town, is the world’s largest gathering of mining’s most influential stakeholders and decision-makers on the African continent.

Government activities will commence with the Minister of Mineral Resources Mr Mosebenzi J Mosebenzi (MP) officially opening the Indaba on Monday, 8th of February 2016.

The opening of the Mining Indaba by Minister Zwane will be followed by a media briefing.

The media briefing is scheduled to take place as follows:

Date: Monday, 08 February 2016
Time: 10:00 – 12:30
Venue: Westin Hotel, Marco Polo Board Room, Cape Town, Western Cape Province

Minister Zwane will thereafter, together with the Ministers of Trade and Industry Dr Davies, Economic Development Mr Patell, Communications Ms Muthambi, Monitoring and Evaluation Mr Radebe and Public Enterprise Ms Brown, host an Investment Dialogue under the theme: “Driving competitiveness and ensuring growth and stability”.

Details of the dialogue are as follows:

Date: Monday, 08 February 2016
Time: 14:00 – 16:00
Venue: Auditorium II

PLEASE NOTE THAT ONLY ACCREDITED MEDIA WILL ACCESS THE VENUE, to register log on: https://www.miningindaba.com

Kindly confirm attendance with Neliswa Chiloane by Friday, 5th of February 2016, at the following email address: Neliswa.Chiloane@dmr.gov.za

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Issued by the Department of Mineral Resources