Rössing desalination plans grind to a halt

Rössing Uranium’s plans to build a N$200 million desalination plant at the coast has hit another snag after the Rio Tinto-owned business announced this week that Government has been dragging its feet in issuing the miner with the required water permits.

Rössing supports NEEEF

Uranium miner, Rössing Uranium, this week called on the crafters of the New Equitable Economic Empowerment Framework (NEEEF) to carefully consider making the proposed 25 percent ownership transfer, sector specific instead of blanket legislation due to the varying capital requirements for the various economic sectors.


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