The exploration and exploitation of natural resources in Africa, and the world, has often mirrored social and political events of the day.
On 17 April 2020 and 20 April 2020, consecutive urgent court applications were launched by the Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union ("AMCU") at the High Court of South Africa.
The Directions implement the emergency procurement of water supply and sanitation services to identified areas to combat the spread of COVID-19.
The Minister of Mineral Resources and Energy recently published Coronavirus related regulations pertaining to some of the prescribed timeframes in the Mineral and Petroleum Resources Development Act 2002.
Fasken hosted a panel discussion as part of the Fasken PDAC (Prospecting and Development Association Conference) seminar series at its offices in Toronto, Canada on Tuesday 3 March 2020.
As another Budget Speech looms, one can only hope that the Minister of Finance will provide positive news to encourage further investment in the oil and gas industry.
After what can be described as a difficult period for mining, many are predicting that the mining sector is experiencing a renaissance and nowhere is this welcomed more than on the continent of Africa.
The 15th edition of the World Economic Forum's ("WEF's") The Global Risk's Report 2020 (the "Report") was recently published.
It has a team of experts with long history in Africa both on English law and OHADA topics.
Please see our mining experience in Africa.
Shearman & Sterling LLP
IT'S WIDELY RECOGNIZED THAT THE ROLE OF RENEWABLES IN THE GLOBAL GENERATION MIX IS RISING, REFLECTING THEIR INCREASINGLY LOWER COSTS...
Please see our Oil & Gas experience in Africa.
The purpose of the Draft Guidelines is to provide guidelines to be applied by applicants or holders of prospecting rights, mining rights or mining permits when their application for or the relevant right or permit, ...
According to the Draft Amendment Regulations, interested and affected parties are invited to submit written representations on the Draft Amendment Regulations, within 30 days of publication of the notice.
Clyde & Co
In October South African announced its long-awaited, revised Integrated Resource Plan (IRP), which provides a vision for the country's energy sector and electricity needs.
The Minister of Mineral Resources and Energy ("Minister") published the Draft Mine Community Resettlement Guidelines, 2019 ("Guidelines") for public comment on 4 December 2019.
Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr
In this article, we briefly discuss the details of each of these regulations and how they will impact entities that will become liable for carbon tax under the Act.
Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr
On 28 November 2019, the Minister of Mineral Resources and Energy (Minister) published Draft Amendments to the Mineral and Petroleum Resources Development Regulations,...
On 28 November 2019, the Minister of Mineral Resources and Energy ("Minister") published for public comment draft amendments to the regulations made in terms of the Mineral and Petroleum Resources
After many years of discussions between the relevant stakeholders in the mining sector in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC),