JPMorgan goes deeper into Eritrea's mines

JPMorgan goes deeper into Eritrea's mines

The US banking giant JPMorgan Chase has recently announced that it has taken a 9.12% holding in the Australian mining company Danakali. On its company website Danakali describes its main focus as the Colluli Potash Project in Eritrea which it owns jointly with the...
Review of Cerro Rico – The Silver Mountain

Review of Cerro Rico – The Silver Mountain

At the foot of the mountain called Cerro de Potosí (commonly called the Cerro Rico or rich mountain) is the Bolivian city of Potosí itself. The mountain has been mined for silver since the Spanish conquest in the 16th Century, Cerro Rico contained the world’s...