Mining Charter to be gazetted next week – Zwane

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Mineral Resources Minister Mosebenzi Zwane. (Pic: Gallo Images)
Mineral Resources Minister Mosebenzi Zwane. (Pic: Gallo Images)

Cape Town – The Mining Charter will be legally gazetted next week, Mineral Resources Minister Mosebenzi Zwane announced at the opening of Evraz Steel on Tuesday.

It follows Zwane’s declaration on May 16 that the Mining Charter will be used to “to drive growth and transformation in the sector”, but that it would quell industry threats that a document without its imprimatur would be sent to the courts.

“The review of the Mining Charter, which was gazetted in April 2016 for public comment, is almost complete,” he told Parliament when he tabled the department’s budget.

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