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  1. Mozambique: 'Government Accuses Renamo of Preventing Circulation of Builders in Gorongosa'Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | AllAfrica.com

    The government has said that the Mozambique National Resistance prevented some builders from circulating and doing construction work in the Gorongosa area, Sofala Province, last week, thus violating the cessation of hostilities accord signed on 5 September by President Armando Guebuza and Renamo leader Afonso Dhlakama. The work of the international military observers to disarm the largest opposition party remains unnoticeable.

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  2. Gemfields: Rough ruby discovery lifts sharesRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Iol.co.za

    BRITISH precious stones mining firm Gemfields had found a 40.23-carat rough ruby at its Montepuez deposit in Mozambique, and termed the find as "one of the most important rubies unearthed in recent times", it said yesterday. The mining company said that the recent find had been appraised by the Gubelin Gem Lab in Switzerland, ahead of the company's ruby auction in Singapore next month.

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  3. Rough ruby could be a major findRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Sunday Herald

    British precious stones miner Gemfields Plc claims it had found a 40.23-carat rough ruby at its Montepuez deposit in Mozambique - and it has termed the find as "one of the most important rubies unearthed in recent times". British precious stones miner Gemfields Plc claims it had found a 40.23-carat rough ruby at its Montepuez deposit in Mozambique - and it has termed the find as \"one of the most important rubies unearthed in recent times\".

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  4. Mozambique: Ex-Rebel Leader Threatens to Form Parallel GovtRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | AllAfrica.com

    Afonso Dhlakama, leader of Mozambique's main opposition party, the former rebel movement Renamo, on Tuesday threatened to set up his own government in January, if the ruling Frelimo Party does not agree to his call for a caretaker government to run the country for the next five years. Speaking to reporters on his arrival in the central city of Beira, where he is due to address a rally on Wednesday, Dhlakama said "We don't want confusion.

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  5. Gemfields unearths rare 40.23-carat ruby in MozambiqueRead the original story

    Yesterday | Reuters

    British precious stones miner Gemfields Plc said it had found a 40.23-carat rough ruby at its Montepuez deposit in Mozambique, and termed the find as "one of the most important rubies unearthed in recent times". The miner said on Wednesday that the recent find had been appraised by the GA1 4belin Gem Lab in Switzerland, ahead of the company's ruby auction in Singapore next month.

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  6. Acsion builds a portfolio worthy of a bourse listingRead the original story

    Yesterday | Iol.co.za

    ... possible development opportunities include the co-development of a 50 000m2 regional shopping centre in Maputo in Mozambique; the co-development of up to 20 000m2 of office space in the Manda Hill Shopping Mall precinct in Lusaka in Zambia; and the ...

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  7. Gemfields Recovers 40-Carat RubyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Diamonds.net

    Gemfields recovered a 40.23-carat rough ruby at tis Montepuez deposit in Mozambique. Given the significance of this stone, Gemfields committed to follow the gemstone from mine to market and its ultimate home.

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  8. Gemfields Discovers Exceptional 40.23 carat Rough Ruby at Montepuez Ruby DepositRead the original story

    Tuesday | Business Wire

    The gemstone will set a new benchmark for the quality of African rubies and endorses the Montepuez deposit in Mozambique as the world's most significant deposit presently in development. At 340 square kilometers, Montepuez is the largest ruby mining concession in private hands in the world today, and has already proven to be one of the most productive of all ruby mining concessions.

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  9. Three Cases that Show Social Networks Are Helping Hold Mozambique's Government AccountableRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | Global Voices Online

    See all those languages up there? We translate Global Voices stories to make the world's citizen media available to everyone. Some renowned journalists in Mozambique have accounts on various social networks, but they do not believe in their potential to influence decision-making, government action or social participation among others.

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  10. Mozambique: Savannah Resources Raises Funds to Develop Jangamo DepositRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 22 | AllAfrica.com

    ... als. Savannah acquired an 80 per cent interest in Matilda Minerals in October 2013. The gang who kidnapped one of Mozambique's richest men, Momade Bachir Sulemane, on 12 November made their first contact see more>>

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  11. Mozambique: Report Expects LNG Production to Begin in 2019Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 22 | AllAfrica.com

    Mozambique will begin to produce Liquefied Natural Gas in 2019 according to the London-based analysts Business Monitor International . A BMI report states that the Italian energy company ENI is expected to be the first to market with its "Mamba" Floating LNG Project.

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  12. The UpBeat: Merivale students' Tools With Impact a job well doneRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 | Canada.com

    ... hand tools and equipment to those in need. After volunteering in the impoverished village of Mossuril in Mozambique, the club's founders recognized the absence of any means to rebuild and repair what had been lost in the war-torn area. "Throughout ...

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  13. GIA Explores Ruby, Sapphire in MalawiRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 | Diamonds.net

    ... a very similar metasomatic type geological environment with the Montepuez ruby deposit located in nearby in Mozambique, as well as Winza, Tanzania and Didy, Madagascar," said Pardieu. While the Chimwadzulu deposit is known for its rubies and orange ...

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  14. JPMorgan Chase & Co. Lowers Kenmare Resources plc Price Target to GBX 7.20Read the original story

    Thursday Nov 20 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    ... LON:KMR ), along with its subsidiaries, is engaged in the operation of the Moma Titanium Minerals Mine (Moma) in Mozambique. Receive News & Ratings for Kenmare Resources plc Daily - Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary ...

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  15. The urban challenges of a booming MaputoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | SciDev.Net

    Offices being built in central Maputo, southern Mozambique. The construction industry is booming, with property prices in the city centre more than doubling in the past five years Three-quarters of the city's inhabitants live in informal settlements around the periphery, such as here in Hulene district Apartment blocks in central Maputo face frequent power shortages as the supply of electricity fails to keep up with soaring demand A man walks past sewage on a street in Mafalala, a poor settlement near the city centre.

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  16. Re: From the other side of "la Manche"Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 18 | EETimes

    ... for my beach get-aways. " Did you ever go to Beira as a kid? For those non-southern-Africans, Beira was a port in Mozambique, to the east of Zimbabwe where Antedeluvian and I come from. It was the nearest seaside to Zim (which is landlocked). It was ...

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  17. Gemfields Emerald Auction Reaps $35MRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 18 | Diamonds.net

    ... ne auction will take place in Singapore in December. The miner will offer rough rubies from its Montepuez mine in Mozambique.

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  18. African Union Pledges a Stop to Child MarriageRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 17 | Voice of America

    Mozambique has one of the world's highest rates of child marriage - driven by strong social and cultural traditions, despite the practice being illegal. Early marriage compromises girls' right to education and can have a devastating impact on their health.

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  19. David Ashton @Max: "would use rocks to pound the stakes into the...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 17 | EETimes

    ... for my beach get-aways. " Did you ever go to Beira as a kid? For those non-southern-Africans, Beira was a port in Mozambique, to the east of Zim where Antedeluvian and I come from. It was the nearest seaside to Zim (which is landlocked). It was then ...

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  20. Indian naval ship makes port call in MozambiqueRead the original story

    Monday Nov 17 | Nerve News

    An Indian naval ship Monday made a port call at Nacala in Mozambique as part of a goodwill visit. The visit of INS Teg, a stealth frigate of the Indian Navy, was aimed at strengthening the existing bonds of friendship between the two nations, an official release said here.

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