Namibia to develop rare earths deposits
Published: Monday, 09 June 2014
While Namibia’s government is striving to increase the amount and profitability of the country’s mining industry, a newly proposed law could in fact lead to reduced activity, warns the Chamber of Mines.
By Allan Bariyo
Namibias Ministry of Mines and Energy has announced
plans to permit a state-owned firm to develop rare earths and
other strategic minerals resources either independently or
through joint venture agreements with potential private
Working with Epangelo Mining, Namibias government will
own the rights to...