Ghana: Small-scale mining ban reaches six-month level ,
Ghanaian government imposed ban as part of efforts to end illegal mining and its negative impact on the environment Ghana's Lands and Natural Resources Minister, Peter Amewu, imposed a freeze on the operations of small scale mining (also known as "galamsey") in March 2017
Business; Small And Medium Scale Miners’ Seminar Held In Takoradi Some selected small and medium scale mining customers of Mantrac Ghana have taken part in a one day forum in Takoradi as part of the company’s interest in keeping its market leadership position in the supply of mining equipment
Small-scale gold mining: some reflections from Ghana ,
In September, Andrew Britton from Kumi presented to the inaugural Africa-Dubai Precious Metals Forum held in Accra, Ghana, on the contributions that the gold mining industry can make to international development
The Ghana Chamber of Mines has called for an end to the practice where companies are granted mining licenses even when they do not, The moratorium placed on small-scale mining in Ghana will drive down the country's gold output for 2017, Sulemanu Koney, Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of .
Ghana's government focuses on reforming small-scale mining ,
The role of galamsey, or artisanal, small-scale miners, in Ghana has become increasingly important This group is currently responsible for all diamond production and its share of gold production has more than doubled since 2008, as the rise in gold prices has attracted more people to try their hand at mining