Research and Markets: Botswana's Mining Fiscal Regime: H1 2015 - Coal, Copper, Silver, Nickel and Diamonds

DUBLIN--()--Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/klbcvl/botswanas_mining) has announced the addition of the "Botswana's Mining Fiscal Regime: H1 2015" report to their offering.

This Botswanan fiscal regime report outlines the governing bodies, laws, licenses, rights, obligations and tax-related information covering five main commodities: coal, copper, silver, nickel and diamond.

Botswana has an abundance of mineral resources such as diamond, copper, nickel and silver. The mining industry in Botswana is governed by the Ministry of Mineral, Energy and Water Resources (MMEWR) and sub-departments such as the Department of Geological Survey (DGS), the Department of Water Affairs (DWA) and the Department of Mines (DoM).The Mines and Mineral Act, 1999, regulates the law related to mines and the minerals sector of Botswana

Key Highlights:

  • The Ministry of Minerals, Energy and Water Resources is responsible for the coordination of the development and operation of the energy, water and mineral sectors of the country.
  • The Mines and Mineral Act, 1999 regulates the mines and minerals sector. The act oversees the issuance, renewal and termination of mineral concessions.
  • The explosives act oversees the manufacture, importation, sale, transport, storage, use and disposal of explosives.
  • The Unwrought Precious Metals act details the rules for the control of dealings in unwrought precious metals.

Key Topics Covered:

1 Executive Summary

2 The Botswanan Mining Industry - Governing Bodies

3 The Botswanan Mining Industry - Governing Laws

4 The Botswanan Mining Industry - Licences

5 The Botswanan Mining Industry - Rights and Obligations

6 The Botswanan Mining Industry - Key Fiscal Terms

7 Appendix

For more information visit http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/klbcvl/botswanas_mining

Contacts

Research and Markets
Laura Wood, Senior Manager
press@researchandmarkets.com
For E.S.T Office Hours Call 1-917-300-0470
For U.S./CAN Toll Free Call 1-800-526-8630
For GMT Office Hours Call +353-1-416-8900
U.S. Fax: 646-607-1907
Fax (outside U.S.): +353-1-481-1716
Sector: Mining

Contacts

Research and Markets
Laura Wood, Senior Manager
press@researchandmarkets.com
For E.S.T Office Hours Call 1-917-300-0470
For U.S./CAN Toll Free Call 1-800-526-8630
For GMT Office Hours Call +353-1-416-8900
U.S. Fax: 646-607-1907
Fax (outside U.S.): +353-1-481-1716
Sector: Mining