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FQM to increase taxes due to Govt

FIRST Quantum Minerals (FQM) will progressively increase the amount of taxes due to the Zambian Government as more mining units start production. FQM resource optimisation manager John Gladson said FQM will not indulge in tax avoidance but would instead increase … read more »

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FQM sitting on 60,000 tonnes of copper concentrates worth US$100 million

MINING giant First Quantum Minerals Limited (FQM) is sitting on 60,000 tonnes of copper concentrates worth US$100 million from its Kansanshi Mine in Solwezi because all smelters on the Copperbelt, are heavily congested with the mineral. FQM Director of Operations … read more »

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2,000 FQM jobs in offing in Solwezi

MORE than 2,000 Zambians are expected to be employed at the First Quantum Minerals (FQM)’s Sentinel Mine in Solwezi in North-Western Province when it is fully operational. An additional 600 people will also be employed at FQM’s planned US$400 million … read more »

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First Quantum Mine to create more than 2,000 mining jobs

More than 2,000 Zambians are expected to be directly employed at the First Quantum Mine (FQM)’s Sentinel Mine at the Trident Project in North-Western province when in full operational. An additional of 600 more people will also be employed at … read more »

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