Summary of mining and petroleum laws of the world: part 4. Africa.

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Other important sources of data include the Inter-Governmental Forum on Mining, Minerals and Sustainable Development (IGF), UNEP and Abdul-Wadood Moomen, Abdul-Wadood Moomen, Abdul-Wadood Moomen, David Jensen, Pierre Lacroix, Michela.

PART 4. TAX INCENTIVES Taxes world over are mainly levied in order to raise revenue to fund government The performance of the mining sector taxes has equally not been impressive and there has been concern as to whether the sector is being taxed optimally.

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