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  • Ghana's Chinese Gold Rush - FPIF

    Oct 11, 2013  After South Africa, Ghana is the second largest gold producer in Africa, estimated to have at least 2 billion ounces of gold in reserve. Over the last decade, thousands of Chinese gold-seekers have streamed into Ghana, most of them from Guangxi Province in Shanglin County, where an age-old tradition of gold mining exists.

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  • The Big Problem with Chinese Gold Mining in Ghana

    Aug 02, 2019  Gold mines built by Chinese investors have destroyed water bodies in the heart of Ghana, Africa’s second-largest gold producer. River pollution caused by digging up the surrounding land areas have led to deforestation, dying fish and undrinkable water. Some rivers have dried out completely, and deforestation has impoverished many local farmers.

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  • Illegal Chinese gold miners blamed for ... - MINING.COM

    May 02, 2017  Tensions between Ghana and China have escalated in the past weeks as Africa’s second largest gold producer announced last month the suspension of licenses for small-scale operations, mostly run by...

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  • VIDEO: Illegal Chinese gold mining in Ghana - MINING.COM

    Aug 19, 2013  Ghana could have gained more than the 3billion loan they got. Their government could have improved their lives better with a full scale plan on how these mining

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  • Chinese gold mining: Ghana cartoonist stands up to China ...

    Nov 25, 2017  In April, Ghanaian artist Bright Tetteh Ackwerh published a cartoon on his Facebook page titled, “We Dey Beg,” or “We are begging,” in honor of a recent campaign against illegal gold mining...

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  • Ghana arrests 124 Chinese citizens for illegal gold mining ...

    Jun 06, 2013  Ghana's president, John Dramani Mahama, formed a political committee to crack down on illegal mining last month. More than 50,000 Chinese gold miners have been to Ghana

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  • Ghana leader fears Chinese are illegally mining gold ...

    Jan 06, 2019  In June 2013, 124 Chinese nationals were detained in Ghana for illegally mining gold. Unlawful mining of mineral resources continues and is gravely affecting Ghana's economy, the

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  • Ghana's Chinese Gold Rush - FPIF

    Oct 11, 2013  Over the last decade, thousands of Chinese gold-seekers have streamed into Ghana, most of them from Guangxi Province in Shanglin County, where an age-old tradition of gold mining exists. When the Chinese government cracked down on unscrupulous mining and private operations were banned, Shanglin’s miners sought other sources of gold outside China.

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  • 124 Chinese arrested in Ghana for illegal gold mining ...

    Jun 06, 2013  Currently around 12,000 Chinese from Shanglin were engaged in gold mining in Ghana, it said but unofficial estimates put the number over 50,000. Chinese gold miners arrested this week in a raid in Ghana have been accused of raping and abusing locals, the Post report said.

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  • Illegal Chinese gold mining triggers conflict in Ghana ...

    Oct 08, 2012  Illegal gold mining by Chinese nationals using heavy machinery has fueled resentment and hostility amongst local communities in Ghana.

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  • Ghana arrests 124 Chinese citizens for illegal gold mining ...

    Jun 06, 2013  Ghana's president, John Dramani Mahama, formed a political committee to crack down on illegal mining last month. More than 50,000 Chinese gold miners have been to Ghana since 2005, according to ...

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  • Ghana leader fears Chinese are illegally mining gold ...

    Jan 06, 2019  In June 2013, 124 Chinese nationals were detained in Ghana for illegally mining gold. Unlawful mining of mineral resources continues and is gravely affecting Ghana's economy, the

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  • Chinese gold mining: Ghana cartoonist stands up to China ...

    Nov 25, 2017  The Chinese embassy was reportedly infuriated by the cartoons by Ghanaian artist Bright Tetteh Ackwerh. Chinese gold mining: Ghana cartoonist stands up to China

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  • The price of gold: Chinese mining in Ghana – video ...

    Apr 23, 2013  Afua Hirsch reports on Ghana's gold rush in a film that discovers how Chinese immigrants are profiting from industrialising the country's small-scale mining industry.

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  • Mining industry of Ghana - Wikipedia

    The Mining industry of Ghana accounts for 5% of the country's GDP and minerals make up 37% of total exports, of which gold contributes over 90% of the total mineral exports. Thus, the main focus of Ghana's mining and minerals development industry remains focused on gold. Ghana is Africa's largest gold producer, producing 80.5 t in 2008.

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  • Ghana’s Crackdown on Chinese Gold Miners Hits One Rural ...

    Jun 29, 2013  Su Zhenyu , secretary general of the Chinese Mining Association in Ghana, said 24 tons of gold are transported to China from Chinese-run mines in Ghana

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  • Gold companies in Ghana- A list of top gold mining ...

    May 21, 2019  AngloGold Ashanti is a global Gold mining company with exploration projects and mines in four regions, that is the Americas, Continental Africa, Australasia, and South Africa. The company was created after the merger of AngloGold and Ashanti Gold Mines Corporations in the year 2004. In Ghana, the company owns the Obuasi and Iduapriem Gold mines, where it conducts much of its mining

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  • Chinese Investment in Bauxite Mining in Ghana Has Led to a ...

    Jan 28, 2020  As part of a controversial $2 billion deal struck with China in 2018, Ghana has set its sights on mining the forests of the Upper Guinean Forest, a delicate tropical forest that is vital to the ...

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  • In Ghana's gold country, Chinese miners flee crackdown ...

    Jun 21, 2013  A small-scale mining site once mined by Chinese miners is pictured on June 15, 2013 in Dunkwa-on-Offin in the center of Ghana. Ghana's government last

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  • Sino-Ghana bilateral relations and Chinese migrants ...

    Sino-Ghana bilateral relations and Chinese migrants’ illegal gold mining in Ghana Emmanuel Debrah Richard Asante To cite this article: Emmanuel Debrah Richard Asante (2019) Sino-Ghana bilateral relations and Chinese migrants’ illegal gold mining in Ghana, Asian Journal of Political Science, 27:3, 286-307, DOI: 10.1080/02185377.2019.1669473

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    Chinese In Africa illegal Chinese Gold Mining In Ghana

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  • 124 Chinese arrested in Ghana for illegal gold mining ...

    Jun 06, 2013  Currently around 12,000 Chinese from Shanglin were engaged in gold mining in Ghana, it said but unofficial estimates put the number over 50,000. Chinese gold miners arrested this week in a raid in Ghana have been accused of raping and abusing locals, the Post report said.

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  • Chinese Investment in Bauxite Mining in Ghana Has Led to a ...

    Jan 28, 2020  As Africa’s largest gold producer, Ghana is a member of the Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative, a global accountability-setting body for mining. Under Ghanaian law, at least 10 ...

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  • Sino-Ghana bilateral relations and Chinese migrants ...

    Sino-Ghana bilateral relations and Chinese migrants’ illegal gold mining in Ghana Emmanuel Debrah Richard Asante To cite this article: Emmanuel Debrah Richard Asante (2019) Sino-Ghana bilateral relations and Chinese migrants’ illegal gold mining in Ghana, Asian Journal of Political Science, 27:3, 286-307, DOI: 10.1080/02185377.2019.1669473

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  • Sweet and Sour: China in Ghana – The Diplomat

    Dec 04, 2019  Indeed, a Chinese community has existed in Ghana since at least the 1940s. At that time Ghana’s status as a gold mining hub made it one of the fastest-growing economies in

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  • Ghana arrests 124 Chinese citizens for illegal gold mining ...

    Jun 06, 2013  Ghana's president, John Dramani Mahama, formed a political committee to crack down on illegal mining last month. More than 50,000 Chinese gold miners have been to Ghana since 2005, according to ...

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  • The price of gold: Chinese mining in Ghana – video ...

    Apr 23, 2013  Afua Hirsch reports on Ghana's gold rush in a film that discovers how Chinese immigrants are profiting from industrialising the country's small-scale mining industry.

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  • Ghana leader fears Chinese are illegally mining gold ...

    Jan 06, 2019  In June 2013, 124 Chinese nationals were detained in Ghana for illegally mining gold. Unlawful mining of mineral resources continues and is gravely affecting Ghana's economy, the

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  • In Ghana's gold country, Chinese miners flee crackdown ...

    Jun 21, 2013  A small-scale mining site once mined by Chinese miners is pictured on June 15, 2013 in Dunkwa-on-Offin in the center of Ghana. Ghana's government last

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  • Gold companies in Ghana- A list of top gold mining ...

    May 21, 2019  AngloGold Ashanti is a global Gold mining company with exploration projects and mines in four regions, that is the Americas, Continental Africa, Australasia, and South Africa. The company was created after the merger of AngloGold and Ashanti Gold Mines Corporations in the year 2004. In Ghana, the company owns the Obuasi and Iduapriem Gold mines, where it conducts much of its mining

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  • Ghana’s Crackdown on Chinese Gold Miners Hits One Rural ...

    Jun 29, 2013  Su Zhenyu , secretary general of the Chinese Mining Association in Ghana, said 24 tons of gold are transported to China from Chinese-run mines in Ghana

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  • Ghana's crackdown on illegal gold mining prompts Chinese ...

    Jul 01, 2013  As early as 1997, some Chinese businessmen arrived in Ghana looking to try their luck in gold mining. At that time, the mining skills of Ghanaians were still very primitive and inefficient ...

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  • Dig for gold in Ghana at your own risk, Chinese miners ...

    Feb 20, 2019  At the height of the miners’ gold rush in 2012-13, more than 30,000 Chinese were mining Ghanaian gold, according to an earlier report by the Global Times, a newspaper owned by Communist Party ...

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  • Ghana’s Gold Sparks Conflict With Illegal Chinese Miners ...

    Oct 08, 2012  Chinese-made gold mining equipment has quickly become popular in mining towns including Tarkwa, which is near Ghana’s biggest gold mine, run by Gold Fields. Small-Scale Miners

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  • Chinese acquisitions in gold sector triple, as Africa ...

    Mar 05, 2021  Chifeng Jilong Gold Mining has also ventured into Ghana, sealing a deal to buy Resolute’s Bibiani gold mine in December. In a statement to Reuters, Chifeng Jilong Gold Mining said investment in developed countries, such as Australia and Canada, is “not active” because assets there are 10% to 30% more expensive than those in West Africa and South America, and mining

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