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Month: May 2016

Ruling in claim brought by almost 2,000 Zambian villagers against UK and Zambian mining companies

The High Court has ruled that a claim brought by almost 2,000 Zambians against Vedanta Resources PLC, a UK multinational mining company, and its Zambian subsidiary, Konkola Copper Mines PLC, should proceed to trial in England.  The Claimants are residents of four villages in the Chingola district of Zambia, one of the poorest countries in […]