Articles Tagged "Resource nationalism"

Mali, Niger Unrest Highlights Need for Uranium Asset Diversification

Uranium – Major companies like AREVA and Cameco understand how important it is to mitigate risks such as fighting in Mali and Nigerian resource nationalism by geographically diversifying their assets.

Kazakhstan Needs to Cut Investment Barriers to Boost Mining

Chromium – Kazakhstan’s government needs to simplify and clarify its investment regime and cut barriers for foreign investors if the country’s mining sector is to boom. About one percent of global investment in metals exploration currently goes to Kazakhstan, which is the world’s second-largest producer of chromium.