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Zimbabwe Alloys hands over half of its mining claims to Mugabe govt

Zimbabwe Alloys, the country's second largest ferrochrome producer, has ceded half of its mining claims to the government, a State-owned newspaper said on Wednesday, ending more than a year of negotiations. President Robert Mugabe's government last June threatened to seize half of ZimAlloys 39 175 ha of mining ground, but the mining company stood firm saying it should be compensated for the claims.

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