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Kariba dam: most of Zambia's energy is hydroelectric, but a more reliable source is needed for mining. Photo: Dmitriy Kandinskiy
AFRICA

The value chain curse in Zambia: why a copper powerhouse struggles to prosper

Zambia is one of Africa's biggest copper players, but critical pain points prevent growth

22 February 2024

First Quantum Minerals' Cobre Panama operation, located in Colon Province, 120km west of Panama City
COMMUNITY

First Quantum reports $1.5B loss on Panama mine closure

The miner advances asset sales as it faces Cobre Panamá challenges

21 February 2024

Komir to sue Panama over Cobre Panama mine
SURFACE

Komir to sue Panama over Cobre Panama mine

First Quantum filed claim in 2023

29 January 2024

Dispute resolution mechanisms can prevent future conflicts
SUSTAINABILITY

Preventing another Cobre Panama: lessons in mining dispute resolution

Community engagement and better dispute resolution mechanisms are key to preventing future conflicts

23 January 2024

 Job losses at Ravensthorpe
PROCESSING

Ravensthorpe jobs to be slashed

THE nickel price plunge has impacted another Western Australia-based miner with Ravensthorpe operator

16 January 2024

The mine has remained shut since the November 2023 ruling against it. Photo:  Cobre Panama
MANAGEMENT

Cobre Panama opens for inspection

Authorities from the Ministry of Commerce and Industry (MICI) coordinated a technical inspection of the

12 January 2024

 In 2022, Cobre Panama produced 350,438t of copper, 2.8Moz of silver and 139,751oz of gold. Photo: First Quantum
MANAGEMENT

First Quantum files for international arbitration

In 2022, Cobre Panama produced 350,438t of copper, 2.8Moz of silver and 139,751oz of gold

01 December 2023

 Both incidents were reported to local authorities, and an internal investigation is ongoing. Photo: First Quantum
MANAGEMENT

First Quantum reports two deaths in Zambia

Both incidents were reported to local authorities, and an internal investigation is ongoing

27 November 2023

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