Funding dearth, restrictive laws and lack of leadership from govt stifling SA junior miners

June 29, 2017

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The junior mining sector in South Africa has “huge potential” to grow and re-establish itself in the domestic mining environment; however, this potential is being blunted by a lack of funding, restrictive legislation and a lack of leadership from the Department of Mineral Resources (DMR) and government. This is the sentiment expressed at the yearly Junior Mining Indaba, held earlier this month at The Country Club, in Auckland Park, Johannesburg.

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