Ivanhoe says African operations unaffected by Covid-19 Omicron variant

Despite some of its workers in South Africa becoming infected with the new Omicron Covid-19 variant, Ivanhoe Mines has said its operations there and in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) remain unaffected by the new strain of the coronavirus.

“No cases of the new variant have been detected at the company’s Kamoa-Kakula and Kipushi projects in the DRC and, while there have been some recent infections among employees and contractors working at the Platreef Project in South Africa,...

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Sally Zhang

December 06, 2021

12:24 GMT

Shanghai