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MINES, QUARRIES, WORKS AND MACHINERY: SUBSIDIARY ...

2021-9-15 · PART ICitation and Interpretation (regs 1-2) 1. Citation. These Regulations may be cited as the Mines, Quarries, Works and Machinery Regulations. 2. Interpretation. In these Regulations, unless the context otherwise requires-. "abandoned place" means any place in which work has ceased and which is no longer in use;

Mining regulation and development in Botswana : the case ...

Abstract: The case study of Debswana Diamond Company, a joint venture between the Botswana government and the De Beers Group of Companies, illustrates Botswana''s semi-directed model of mining regulation. Under this model, the Botswana government collects substantial mining revenues, which it invests in social spending because of a transparent ...

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2016-9-5 · 151. Beaconing of mining lease area. 152. Cancellation of certificates of registration. 153. No impeachment of title to mining leases. 154. Increase of area of mining lease. 155. Abandonment of portion of mining lease. 156. Total abandonment of mining lease. 157. Failure to comply with terms and conditions of mining PART IX SPECIAL MINING ...

The Mines and Minerals Act, 2015

2021-3-31 · 70. Abandonment of land subject to mining or non-mining right 71. Surrender of mining right or mineral processing licence 72. Suspension or revocation of mining right or mineral processing licence 73. Surrender of records on termination of mining right or mineral processing licence 74. Management of assets on suspension, abandonment or

Mining Law in South Africa | Mining Legislation | Mining ...

We advised Palabora Mining Company on its Brownfield Lift II copper mining expansion project aimed at increasing the life of mine to 2033. The underground block-cave mine development will create hundreds of jobs and business …

Mining (State Participation) Regulations 2020

2020-11-16 · The Mining (State Participation) Regulations 2020 have been published to give more details on the acquisition and control of Government''s non-dilutable free carried interest shares in a mining company.. Of particular note is the right of Government to "receive a proportionate share from any repayment of either equity, shareholding loan or third-party loan" (see Regulation …

CHAPTER 66:01 MINES AND MINERALS

2020-3-25 · in the regulations to be industrial minerals; "mine", when used as a noun, means any place, excavation or working wherein, whereon or whereby any operation connected with mining is carried on, together with all buildings, premises, erections and appliances belonging or appertaining thereto above and below the ground for the

6 Emerging Issues in Mining Safety and Health | Mining ...

2021-9-25 · Mining production is expected to increase dramatically in the next 10 years. New technologies will be developed, new ventilation and ground control practices will be implemented, and new health and safety regulations enacted.

Botswana Mining Laws and Regulations Handbook ...

Botswana Mining Laws and Regulations Handbook Perfect Paperback – 3 March 2008 by USA International Business Publications (Author) See all formats and editions

MINES AND MINERALS: SUBSIDIARY LEGISLATION | …

2021-9-17 · S.I. 46, 1970. 1. Citation. These Regulations may be cited as the Mines and Minerals (Health, Mortality and Labour Returns) Regulations. 2. Rendering of returns. Every employer of persons employed in mining or quarrying or in operations involving the treatment of ore or rock shall render to the Mining Commissioner in respect of every month, on ...

Botswana

1999-9-1 · The Act deals with licensing, registration and concessions with respect to mining. It also includes provisions providing that preference should be given to the employment of workers in Botswana and that suitable training should be provided for them consistent with provisions on safety, efficiency and economy. Repeals the old Mines and Minerals Act.

Mines and Minerals (Demarcation of Mining Lease Areas ...

These Regulations, made under the Mines and Minerals Act require holders of a mining lease issued under the Act to demarcate, in accordance with these Regulations, the area covered by the mining lease. Applicants for mining leases shall cause a survey plan of the area to be prepared by a licensed land surveyor and shall submit such plan to the Director of Surveys and Lands.

Mining Licence | Go Botswana | Botswana Investment and ...

2021-9-19 · Global Expo Botswana (GEB) is a premier business to business exposition to attract foreign direct investment (FDI), expand of domestic investment, promote exports of locally produced goods and services and promote trade between Botswana and other countries.

(PDF) SOCIO-ECONOMIC AND ENVIRONMENTAL …

The mining sector in Botswana is the backbone of th e economy. Investigations of Investigations of the nature of its impacts on the environment have not been well documented.

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Ministry of Mineral Resources, Green Technology and …

To enhance socio-economic, financial and other benefits to Botswana arising from the exploitation of mineral resources. monitors compliance with all the relevant legislation pertaining to prospecting and mining activities. Department of Energy. Is the lead policy-making authority of Government on all matters of energy supply and demand management.

CHAPTER 52:01 INCOME TAX

2016-11-3 · holding shares in a company resident in Botswana. "associated person" means-(a) in relation to any individual carrying on mining operations, any relative or partner of that individual; and (b) in relation to any company carrying on mining operations, any other company, if

6th Edition

2015-1-30 · finalised its position on the changes to the country''s mining laws. Implementing regulations passed in June 2018 brought into effect the new mining law (No. 18/001) signed earlier in March which amended the existing 2002 Mining Code. The 2002 Mining Code was put together with key input from the World Bank and other external consultants.

Mining & Energy Industry Services | Legislation ...

2021-2-3 · Pivotting Botswana for your African Growth Botswana is a best fit to be your regional hub. You can direct your financial and investment flows to Southern African region using a holding company structure in Botswana. The holding company may not pay any tax depending on countries that you are ultimately investing and the nature of your business. Botswana can offer …

GUIDE TO MINING REGIMES IN AFRICA

2019-12-10 · execution of mining activities and respect for the rights inherent thereto; • The right to freely dispose of and market mining output, subject to the rules and procedures provided under the mining code and additional legislation on the matter. Pursuant to Presidential Decree 174/15 of September 15, the

Mining Law 2022 | Laws and Regulations | Botswana | ICLG

2021-9-13 · Botswana: Mining Laws and Regulations 2022. ICLG - Mining Laws and Regulations - covers common issues in mining laws and regulations – including the acquisition of rights, ownership requirements and restrictions, processing, transfer and encumbrance, environmental aspects, native title and land rights – in 15 jurisdictions.

MINE HEALTH AND SAFETY REGULATIONS

2020-3-3 · MINE HEALTH AND SAFETY REGULATIONS. GoN R584, G. 38970 (c.i.o 10 October 2015). Under section 98 of the Mine Health and Safety Act, 1996 (Act 29 of 1996), I, Penuell Mpapa Maduna, Minister of Minerals and Energy, hereby make the regulations …

Mining Law

Measures the extent to which the legal framework protects against corrupt practices. The rating is produced on the basis of MineHutte''s regulatory risk analysis, taking into account the following key factors: (a) the importance of various government decisions in the administration of mineral projects; (b) the degree of discretion associated with those decisions under the legal …

Regulatory Issues

2021-3-31 · Authorities in Zambia have started reviewing regulations in the mining sector to take consideration of the discovery of uranium and other radioactive minerals, state-media reported on Tuesday (May 9). The Ministry of Mines and Minerals Development said it has commenced the process of reviewing the regulations governing the mining of uranium.

Minerals and Mining Act

2016-2-20 · Minerals and Mining Act, 2006 Act 703 65. Offence and penalties under sections 62 to 64 66. Powers of search and arrest Surrender, suspension and cancellations of mineral rights 67. Surrender of mineral rights 68. Suspension and cancellation of mineral right 69. Suspension or cancellation of mining lease or restricted mining lease 70.

LEX Africa MINING GUIDE (DIGITAL)

2019-12-10 · Title: LEX Africa MINING GUIDE (DIGITAL).pdf Author: AVallabh Created Date: 6/12/2019 1:05:25 PM

ENVIRONMENTAL ISSUES AND MANAGEMENT IN …

2011-4-14 · Mining is the dominant sector in Botswana''s economy contributing to about 80 percent of the GDP. The key minerals are diamonds, copper, nickel and coal. There are however inherent weaknesses in both the "mineral led" economic growth and the nature of mining in Botswana. Firstly, mining in

MINING IN AFRICA

2014-1-11 · mining concessions and specific import duty exemptions to encourage foreign investment in infrastructure building and mining exploitation. This report is intended to provide a high-level snapshot of the mining industry and regulatory framework in the Sub-Saharan Africa region, prepared on the basis of publicly available information.