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Thursday, June 21, 2018
Limpopo

Limpopo

Ivanplats brings a new dawn to Mokopane

The Platreef mine is projected to require a workforce of approximately 2 200 within four years of the start of production operations and Ivanplats will have invested a total of R160-million in the Platreef social and labour plan from 2014 to 2019.

Marula: Maximising benefits for local communities

Marula is determined to maximise the benefits of the mine for its local communities and the social investment strategy focuses on addressing the urgent needs identified in these areas.

Diversifying South Africa’s energy mix

Two recent reports have concluded that South Africa’s grid could be flexible enough, and renewables supported by gas could provide base load.

How will the electric car revolution affect the African mining industry?

Mining Indaba spoke with Martim Facada, Lithium expert at Industrial Minerals to discuss how electric vehicles might affect the African commodities market, in particular battery metals such as cobalt and lithium.

Job-relevant training is key to economic growth

SAMSA is investigating the feasibility of establishing specialist maritime schools in South Africa’s coastal provinces.

Transforming the water environment for industrial, commercial and private users

The recently completed De Hoop Dam in eastern Limpopo is the centrepiece in the large Olifants River Water Resource Development Project.

The potential for private investors within the Limpopo Development Plan

The plan, currently in its implementation phase, is supported by a spatial investment framework in public and private sector infrastructure, an integrated public transport policy and land policies.

Limpopo’s value offering to visitors and investors

We look at the economy of the region and explore its current and future investment potential in brief.

New shaft sinking method prioritises safety

Head of De Beers Venetia Underground Project, Christoff Kühn, reports on progress in one of Limpopo’s biggest projects.

SEZs open up possibilities for investors in mineral processing

Although there are efforts under way to try to diversify the Limpopo economy to reduce the dependence on the mineral sector, there is a parallel effort to use the underground riches of the province to stimulate the growth of the manufacturing sector.

Featured Investment Opportunities

Prime land available to construct a steel and metal fabrication facility

R100-million plan to develop Emakhazeni in Mpumalanga into a steel and metal fabrication hub.

Upcoming property developments on the KwaZulu-Natal South Coast

The following opportunities are available for investors on KwaZulu-Natal's South Coast, a popular summer holiday destination which is characterised by soft beaches, lush vegetation and rich cultural diversity.

Priority sectors and attractive investment opportunities in Lesotho

The country is actively seeking investment into a wide variety of sectors to boost the economy and provide employment for its people.

Featured Business Opportunity

Special offers this winter at Indaba Hotel, Spa & Conference Centre

Have a truly African dining experience at Chiefs Boma Restaurant or relax and be pampered at the Mowana Spa this winter. See some of their current special offers here.

Infrastructure priorities in Bergrivier Municipality

Infrastructure development especially around the local harbours will create future opportunities for commercial and retail businesses.

Introducing Vodacom Business Connect

Vodacom has recently introduced Business Connect, a business-grade internet service packaged with a versatile router, over the most feasible of our multiple access mediums.