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Botswana launches brand strategy

Botswana is a resources rich, economically and politically stable country with a strong economy and an enviable credit rating. It is capitalising on all of this to build its brand and grow the nation as an economic powerhouse. Synergies with its neighbours are part of the plan.
Deals a-plenty at fifth BRICS summit

Mining and minerals in South Africa

South Africa is a world leader in mining. The country is famous for its abundance of mineral resources, accounting for a significant proportion of world production and reserves, and South African mining companies are key players in the global industry.
De Beers to mine Atlantic waters

Petra to reopen Kimberley mines

London-listed Petra Diamonds and a local empowerment partner have bought the disused Kimberley Underground mines in the Northern Cape province from De Beers for R78.5-million and plan to restore production within the next 12 months.
Polishing a rough diamond

Polishing a rough diamond

South Africa's diamond industry, the fourth-largest in the world, has excellent long-term prospects - but needs to polish up its value chain. That's the word from the Diamond Board of SA, which recently tabled its 2003/4 annual report in Parliament.


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