Its all about establishing the trajectory of travel...
Paul Miller makes the point in this opinion piece for Miningmx:
Trajectory of ‘progressive’ Charter changes will keep foreign investors wary of SA mining
Despite the increasingly strident efforts of Minister Mantashe and his officials to have us believe “regulatory certainty” is ubiquitous, the mining regulation landscape in South Africa has become dramatically less certain since the introduction of Mining Charter III. Rather than creating investor certainty, he and his team have done precisely the opposite.
Read the rest of the piece here.