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An investigation of challenges in the effective utilization of E-commerce in the Mining Industry in Zimbabwe: The case of RioZim Limited (2005 – 2011)
This dissertation focuses on the challenges encountered in achieving the effective utilization of e-commerce in the mining industry. RioZim Limited was used as a case study for the period 2005 to 2011. Empirical data ...
A study of stakeholder perception of corporate social responsibility: A case of the mining industry in Zimbabwe
There is increased global attention to the concept of Corporate Social Responsibility. In most developing countries the concept is still in the infancy stages of conception. The purpose of this study is to determine the ...
An exploration of corporate social responsibility (CSR) as a lever for employee engagement in the mining industry: The case of Metallon Gold Mining Zimbabwe (Mazowe)
Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) has attracted wide attention and debate throughout the world in recent years. Various stakeholders have developed increased expectations from corporations and employees as one of the ...
An investigation into strategies for transforming mining organisations into lean profitable enterprises: A case of Murowa Diamonds Mine (year 2008-2010)
The study sought to investigate the strategies that can be used to transform organisations into lean profitable enterprises. Its objectives were to assess the understanding of lean principles, propose strategies for removal ...
Asbestosis in Rhodesia
(University of Rhodesia, 1969-09)
The purpose of this study was to investigate the effects of the inhalation of asbestos on employees (mostly African) in the Rhodesian mining industry. Every effort was made to ensure that each worker investigated had been ...
An investigation into the challenges affecting the potential of artisanal and small-scale gold miners to contribute more in the extraction of minerals: The case of small-scale mining in Kadoma, Zimbabwe (2009 - 2012)
This research focused on the challenges facing small-scale miners in the extraction of minerals in Zimbabwe. The research focused on the mining area of Kadoma. The principal objectives of the research was to unravel the ...
Outsourcing under moral hazard as an instrument of cost leadership: Empirical study of the Zimbabwean mining sector
This study investigates the role played by contractual governance and relational adaptation in safeguarding against the negative effect on cost competitiveness of internal moral hazard and external moral hazard in outsourcing ...
Adequacy of information technology governance in Zimbabwe's mining sector : the case of Maranatha Ferrochrome (Pvt) (LTD)
The decline in Zimbabwe economy from 1998 to 2008 had an adverse effect on the business ventures, not sparing the ferrochrome industry. This led to reduction in production. On the after math of economic recovery, ferrochrome ...
The impact of mining activities on local people and environment: A case study of Zimbabwe Mining Development Corporation operations in Chiadzwa, Marange
Mining is indispensable to the economic development of countries endowed with mineral resources. At the same time the effects the mining activities on the local people and the environment have also been wide spread in ...
The impact of dollarisation on the gold mining sector of Zimbabwe
(University of Zimbabwe Publications, 2017-01)