The country is said to be sitting on mineral deposits worth hundreds of billions of dollars which, once developed, could surpass oil as its main source of income.
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Shares of world No. 4 platinum producer Aquarius Platinum have extended recent gains, adding over 7% in the first day of trade in 2013, although charts suggest the company is now overbought.
Fiscal sleight of hand
Cynthia Carroll, the CEO of Anglo American who announced her resignation earlier today, has warned investors that calls for quotas regarding the number of women required to serve on European firms' boards of directors may reduce women to having a token presence.
Aquarius Platinum CEO, Stuart Murray, announced frustration with the platinum industry due to strikes, regulatory hurdles and PGM oversupply.