Global Business Reports


Katya Koryakovtseva, JP Stevenson, Katie Bromley, Angela Harmantas

Australia Power and Western Australia Mining 2014

April 27, 2014

Australia’s power and mining industries have long been firmly positioned among the world’s leaders, at least in terms of their economic might. Yet things are changing. New efforts to move away from coal-fired generation are forcing a rapid rise in renewable and alternative energy expertise. The poor state of global mining finance is leading companies to look at new jurisdictions and find innovative methods of financing. In both cases, the former brute strength of the sectors is giving way to a more sophisticated leadership.


Mining Plus, which provides technical services around the world, is growing its South American presence.
Pioneers in the discovery of world-class gold deposits in the James Bay region, Sirios has discovered numerous showings in Nord-du-Québec and Eastern Canada.
SOJUFISC is a Senegalese law firm focused on supporting business in natural resources.
TSX-listed Western Resources’ wholly owned subsidiary Western Potash Corp is fo-cused on developing the Milestone potash project in Saskatchewan.


An Industry in Decline: Understanding the Politics behind South Africa’s Downfall

October 02, 2019
Once the mining capital of Africa, South Africa’s decline in regional hegemony is inextricably linked to its fraught sociopolitical fabric.