Japan, Tanzania to Jointly Explore, Develop Minerals Including Rare Earth

Japan and Tanzania agreed to jointly explore and develop minerals in the African nation. Tanzania is likely to have rare earth and rare metal deposits, the state- owned Japan Oil, Gas and Metals National Corp. said in a statement on its website.

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