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Turkeys Declining Coal Industry
Wed, 09 Oct 2019 11:03:00 GMT
Related Article: Good News For African Mining In Turkey, coal is mainly used for energy production and to melt iron and steel for Turkish companies such as Erdemir and elik. While it remains an
https://oilprice.com/Energy/Coal/Turkeys-Declining-Coal-Industry.html&c=2598888563633683948&mkt=en-gb


Mugano spells out Zisco vision
Thu, 19 Sep 2019 15:45:00 GMT
Acting Ziscosteel board chairman Dr Gift Mugano has spelled out his vision that is premised on the need to resuscitate the steel giant using domestic innovations. Dr Mugano, together with four other
https://www.herald.co.zw/mugano-spells-out-zisco-vision/&c=3394885216159108073&mkt=en-gb


Mining to boost devolution minister
Tue, 10 Sep 2019 16:46:00 GMT
This, coupled with the resuscitation of Zisco Steel, will result in significant production of steel in the country, he said. He also said Government recognises that hundreds of thousands of
https://www.herald.co.zw/mining-to-boost-devolution-minister/&c=15965651827884514643&mkt=en-gb


Unbelievable Govt Sets Up New Board For Defunct Ziscosteel, Obviously ...
Thu, 05 Sep 2019 21:47:00 GMT
The minister is yet to finalise the substantive chair for Zisco, but renowned economist, Dr Gift Mugano, will head the board on an interim basis. Dr Gift Mugano is coming in as the vice chairperson
https://www.zimeye.net/2019/09/06/unbelievable-govt-sets-up-new-board-for-defunct-ziscosteel-obviously-on-full-pay/&c=16242247948208045099&mkt=en-gb


Government in new ambitious attempt to resuscitate ZISCO
Wed, 04 Sep 2019 17:00:00 GMT
PRESIDENT Emmerson Mnangagwas government, struggling to create employment as promised in his manifesto has revived attempts to resuscitate troubled Midlands based former steel giant ZISCO
https://www.newzimbabwe.com/government-in-new-ambitious-attempt-to-resuscitate-zisco/&c=17009728578916299862&mkt=en-gb


UK-based rail expert tips NRZ
Wed, 04 Sep 2019 15:06:00 GMT
He said the resuscitation of the countrys steel manufacturing unit, Zisco, which closed down operations at the height of economic downturn in 2008, was critical as the company would produce rail
https://www.chronicle.co.zw/uk-based-rail-expert-tips-nrz/&c=2790132229806057715&mkt=en-gb


Zisco new board to be announced this week
Tue, 20 Aug 2019 20:22:00 GMT
It is hoped that the new Zisco board will not only be mandated with an oversight role of resuscitating the defunct Redcliff-based giant steel company but also its subsidiaries like Lancashire
https://nehandaradio.com/2019/08/21/zisco-new-board-to-be-announced-this-week/&c=2229567034508422954&mkt=en-gb


ArcelorMittal to cut 2,000 jobs in South Africa
Wed, 10 Jul 2019 00:00:00 GMT
The group, the world's largest steelmaker, employs a total workforce of 8,800 in South Africa.
https://www.moneycontrol.com/news/business/arcelormittal-to-cut-2000-jobs-in-south-africa-4192341.html


ZimCoke to recruit ex-Zisco employees
Wed, 03 Jul 2019 15:02:00 GMT
The company took over a coke oven within Ziscosteel in a $133 million deal viewed as the first steps of the revitalisation of the steel giant. ZimCoke and Zisco signed an agreement of sale in 2017
https://www.herald.co.zw/zimcoke-to-recruit-ex-zisco-employees/&c=13301586523659017316&mkt=en-gb


Museveni calls for equitable trade as China-Africa Expo opens
Thu, 27 Jun 2019 15:32:00 GMT
I am glad that today, we are here opening the first China-Africa Trade Expo in Changsha, Hunan Province of China ... moderate prosperity, all of us benefitted. The price of steel went from US$200 to
https://www.independent.co.ug/museveni-calls-for-equitable-trade-as-china-africa-expo-opens/&c=988349829521136975&mkt=en-gb


Prof Ncube slams debt takeover practice
Wed, 26 Jun 2019 18:52:00 GMT
Mthuli Ncube Professor Ncube said while it had taken longer than anticipated for entities such as national carrier Air Zimbabwe and ex-steel making giant, Zisco, whose suffocating debts the
https://nehandaradio.com/2019/06/27/prof-ncube-slams-debt-takeover-practice/&c=7811416368956224658&mkt=en-gb


Prof Ncube slams debt takeover practice
Wed, 26 Jun 2019 15:13:00 GMT
Professor Ncube said while it had taken longer than anticipated for entities such as national carrier Air Zimbabwe and ex-steel making giant, Zisco, whose suffocating debts the Government has
https://www.chronicle.co.zw/prof-ncube-slams-debt-takeover-practice/&c=13188180788552707579&mkt=en-gb


Government retires Ziscosteel board
Thu, 13 Jun 2019 15:39:00 GMT
Defunct Steel manufacturer Ziscosteel ... Midlands Provincial Affairs Minister Larry Mavima decried alleged theft within the parastatal. We all know that Zisco has been closed for a long period now.
https://www.herald.co.zw/government-retires-ziscosteel-board/&c=6065356816912064304&mkt=en-gb


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