Mining Weekly | Africa http://www.miningweekly.com/page/africa Wed, 18 Oct 2017 19:58:03 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Diamond exploration intensifying close to mine that paid for itself in 3.5 days http://www.miningweekly.com/article/diamond-exploration-intensifying-close-to-mine-that-paid-for-itself-in-35-days-2017-10-18 Martin Creamer DIAMONDS Wed, 18 Oct 2017 15:57:00 +0200 468229 1508336561 1508335020 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000685847_resized_martincreamerjamescampbell110221017duane.jpg James Campbell (right) and Martin Creamer 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/71550_2017-10-13_james_campbell_-_hd_web.mp4133310304Botswana Diamonds MD James Campbell talks to Mining Weekly Online's Martin Creamer. Photographs: Duane Daws. Video and Video Editing: Lionel da Silva Botswana Diamonds MD James Campbell talks to Mining Weekly Online's Martin Creamer. Photographs: Duane Daws. Video and Video Editing: Lionel da Silva Sibanye Platinum’s favourable wage agreement creates certainty – Solidarity  http://www.miningweekly.com/article/sibanye-platinums-favourable-wage-agreement-creates-certainty-solidarity-2017-10-18 Creamer Media Reporter PLATINUM Wed, 18 Oct 2017 15:01:00 +0200 468222 1508332872 1508331660 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Niger must halt job cuts at Areva's uranium mine, group says http://www.miningweekly.com/article/niger-must-halt-job-cuts-at-arevas-uranium-mine-group-says-2017-10-18 Bloomberg URANIUM Wed, 18 Oct 2017 14:29:00 +0200 468216 1508334904 1508329740 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 As banks flee diamond trading, a startup plans to fill the gap http://www.miningweekly.com/article/as-banks-flee-diamond-trading-a-startup-plans-to-fill-the-gap-2017-10-18 Bloomberg DIAMONDS Wed, 18 Oct 2017 14:25:00 +0200 468213 1508335599 1508329500 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 Altus secures new exploration licence in Ethiopia http://www.miningweekly.com/article/altus-secures-new-exploration-licence-in-ethiopia-2017-10-18 Creamer Media Reporter EXPLORATION Wed, 18 Oct 2017 12:34:00 +0200 468200 1508323579 1508322840 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Chamber files for review of 'disastrous' Mining Charter http://www.miningweekly.com/article/chamber-files-for-review-of-disastrous-mining-charter-2017-10-18-1 News24Wire LEGISLATIVE ENVIRONMENT Wed, 18 Oct 2017 12:16:00 +0200 468199 1508322049 1508321760 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000685770_resized_rogerbaxter310171022duane.jpg Chamber of Mines CEO Roger Baxter 511 287 South African mining industry must modernise – Chamber of Mines http://www.miningweekly.com/article/south-african-mining-industry-must-modernise-chamber-of-mines-2017-10-18 Dylan Slater TECHNOLOGY Wed, 18 Oct 2017 11:19:00 +0200 468188 1508319995 1508318340 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Ncondezi raises £750 000 http://www.miningweekly.com/article/ncondezi-raises-750-000-2017-10-18 Anine Kilian COAL Wed, 18 Oct 2017 10:38:00 +0200 468183 1508320282 1508315880 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Zwane to Parliament – Am I being investigated? http://www.miningweekly.com/article/zwane-to-parliament-am-i-being-investigated-2017-10-18-1 News24Wire STATE CAPTURE Wed, 18 Oct 2017 10:09:00 +0200 468171 1508320344 1508314140 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 Pan African concludes wage agreement at Barberton Mines http://www.miningweekly.com/article/pan-african-concludes-wage-agreement-at-barberton-mines-2017-10-18 Anine Kilian GOLD Wed, 18 Oct 2017 09:25:00 +0200 468152 1508320925 1508311500 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Egg-sized diamond for sale: proceeds to benefit Sierra Leone's poorest http://www.miningweekly.com/article/egg-sized-diamond-for-sale-proceeds-to-benefit-sierra-leones-poorest-2017-10-18 Reuters DIAMONDS Wed, 18 Oct 2017 08:21:00 +0200 468121 1508307924 1508307660 1510956000 Reuters 0 0 Montepuez redesign to save millions - Flanagan http://www.miningweekly.com/article/montepuez-redesign-to-save-millions---flanagan-2017-10-18 Esmarie Swanepoel GRAPHITE Wed, 18 Oct 2017 08:17:00 +0200 468117 1508316823 1508307420 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Peninsula hopes to sell Karoo project http://www.miningweekly.com/article/peninsula-hopes-to-sell-karoo-project-2017-10-18 Esmarie Swanepoel URANIUM Wed, 18 Oct 2017 08:16:00 +0200 468115 1508316515 1508307360 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Balama to produce first concentrate this month http://www.miningweekly.com/article/balama-to-produce-first-concentrate-this-month-2017-10-18 Esmarie Swanepoel GRAPHITE Wed, 18 Oct 2017 08:15:00 +0200 468114 1508307389 1508307300 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Moz coal assets come back to haunt former Rio Tinto CEO, CFO http://www.miningweekly.com/article/moz-coal-assets-come-back-to-haunt-former-rio-tinto-ceo-cfo-2017-10-18 Esmarie Swanepoel FRAUD CHARGES Wed, 18 Oct 2017 07:13:00 +0200 468102 1508328315 1508303580 99999999999 Mariaan Webb 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000685623_resized_tomalbanese207151022duane.jpg Tom Albanese 511 287 Trevali stock trades lower on production miss http://www.miningweekly.com/article/trevali-stock-trades-lower-on-production-miss-2017-10-18 Henry Lazenby ZINC Wed, 18 Oct 2017 01:51:00 +0200 468101 1508315249 1508284260 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 BHP on track for 7% volume growth in FY18; guidance intact http://www.miningweekly.com/article/bhp-on-track-for-7-volume-growth-in-fy18-guidance-intact-2017-10-18 Henry Lazenby DIVERSIFIED MINING Wed, 18 Oct 2017 01:25:00 +0200 468100 1508315140 1508282700 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000685576_resized_ironorestockpilebhpreuters.jpg 511 287 ‘Digital effectiveness’ tops EY’s 2017/18 risk radar http://www.miningweekly.com/article/digital-effectiveness-tops-eys-201718-risk-radar-2017-10-18 Henry Lazenby MINING RISK Wed, 18 Oct 2017 00:04:00 +0200 468098 1508313871 1508277840 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000685573_resized_eyminingriskradar20171022oct2017.jpg 511 287 Miners beware growing cyber risk http://www.miningweekly.com/article/miners-beware-growing-cyber-risk-2017-10-17 Henry Lazenby CYBERSECURITY Tue, 17 Oct 2017 18:44:00 +0200 468097 1508313630 1508258640 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000685570_resized_cybercrimereutersnew.jpeg 511 287 Key witnesses in State capture inquiry will need to face the music, warns parliamentary ... http://www.miningweekly.com/article/key-witnesses-in-state-capture-inquiry-will-need-to-face-the-music-warns-parliamentary-committee-chair-2017-10-17 Kim Cloete STATE CAPTURE Tue, 17 Oct 2017 16:27:00 +0200 468092 1508253172 1508250420 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000685561_resized_coaltruck1022bloomberg.jpg 511 287 Young HDSA diamond beneficiators doing well – De Beers http://www.miningweekly.com/article/young-hdsa-diamond-beneficiators-doing-well-de-beers-2017-10-17 Martin Creamer DIAMONDS Tue, 17 Oct 2017 16:20:00 +0200 468090 1508307784 1508250000 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000685557_resized_mpumizikalala510221017duane.jpg De Beers Senior Sightholder Sales VP Mpumi Zikalala 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/71538_2017-10-17_mpumizikalala1_-_hd_web.mp480146609De Beers Senior VP Sightholder Sales South Africa Mpumi Zikalala talks to Mining Weekly Online’s Martin Creamer. Photographs: Duane Daws. Video and Video Editing: Nicholas Boyd and Lionel de Silva. De Beers Senior VP Sightholder Sales South Africa Mpumi Zikalala talks to Mining Weekly Online’s Martin Creamer. Photographs: Duane Daws. Video and Video Editing: Nicholas Boyd and Lionel de Silva. Stratex sells stake in Goldstone http://www.miningweekly.com/article/stratex-sells-stake-in-goldstone-2017-10-17 Anine Kilian GOLD Tue, 17 Oct 2017 15:18:00 +0200 468074 1508249166 1508246280 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 Gately to step down as Resgen chair http://www.miningweekly.com/article/gately-to-step-down-as-resgen-chair-2017-10-17 Creamer Media Reporter COAL Tue, 17 Oct 2017 11:59:00 +0200 468031 1508235044 1508234340 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 De Beers’ eighth sales cycle nets $370m http://www.miningweekly.com/article/de-beers-eighth-sales-cycle-nets-370m-2017-10-17 Anine Kilian DIAMONDS Tue, 17 Oct 2017 10:36:00 +0200 468002 1508233899 1508229360 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Kibali on track as it prepares for completion of underground mine http://www.miningweekly.com/article/kibali-on-track-as-it-prepares-for-completion-of-underground-mine-2017-10-17 Anine Kilian GOLD Tue, 17 Oct 2017 10:35:00 +0200 468001 1508234988 1508229300 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000685322_resized_markbristow10171022duane.jpg Randgold Resources CEO Mark Bristow 511 287 McKinsey 'embarrassed' by failings in South Africa scandal http://www.miningweekly.com/article/mckinsey-embarrassed-by-failings-in-south-africa-scandal-2017-10-17 Reuters STATE CAPTURE Tue, 17 Oct 2017 09:22:00 +0200 467991 1508225286 1508224920 1510869600 Reuters 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000685300_resized_eskompowerlines40520171022.jpg 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/71500_mckinsey_&_company_statement_on_eskom.pdf54522To download a copy of McKinsey's statement, ciick here. To download a copy of McKinsey's statement, ciick here. Baobab expansion to cost $53.4m http://www.miningweekly.com/article/baobab-expansion-to-cost-534m-2017-10-17 Esmarie Swanepoel PHOSPHATE Tue, 17 Oct 2017 06:21:00 +0200 467965 1508231526 1508214060 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Rio Tinto produces more iron-ore and coal, but cuts copper guidance http://www.miningweekly.com/article/rio-tinto-produces-more-iron-ore-and-coal-but-cuts-copper-guidance-2017-10-17 Esmarie Swanepoel DIVERSIFIED MINER Tue, 17 Oct 2017 06:13:00 +0200 467962 1508237448 1508213580 99999999999 Mariaan Webb 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000685250_resized_jeansebastianjacques1022bloomberg.jpg Rio Tinto CEO Jean-Sebastian Jacques 511 287 Rockwell reports Q2 2018 results, excludes breakeven-but-bankrupt South African affiliates http://www.miningweekly.com/article/rockwell-reports-q2-2018-results-excluding-breakeven-bankrupt-sa-affiliates-2017-10-17 Henry Lazenby DIAMONDS Tue, 17 Oct 2017 01:12:00 +0200 467959 1508252195 1508195520 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000685247_resized_niewejaarskraalrockwell1022.jpg Rockwell Diamonds' Niewejaarskraal operation in better days 511 287 Atlatsa retreats into hibernation http://www.miningweekly.com/article/atlatsa-retreats-into-hibernation-2017-10-16 Henry Lazenby PLATINUM RESTRUCTURING Mon, 16 Oct 2017 22:55:00 +0200 467956 1508225078 1508187300 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Shanghai rebar extends rally to one-month high, lifts iron-ore http://www.miningweekly.com/article/shanghai-rebar-extends-rally-to-one-month-high-lifts-iron-ore-2017-10-16 Reuters IRON-ORE Mon, 16 Oct 2017 16:27:00 +0200 467945 1508164133 1508164020 1510783200 Reuters 0 0 Implats buys 15% stake in Waterberg project http://www.miningweekly.com/article/implats-buys-15-stake-in-waterberg-project-2017-10-16 Anine Kilian PLATINUM Mon, 16 Oct 2017 16:21:00 +0200 467944 1508227370 1508163660 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000685310_resized_nicomuller14171022duane.jpg Implats CEO Nico Muller 511 287 Exploration, junior culture needed to save mining – Bristow http://www.miningweekly.com/article/exploration-junior-culture-urgently-needed-to-save-mining-bristow-2017-10-16 Martin Creamer LEGISLATIVE ENVIRONMENT Mon, 16 Oct 2017 15:50:00 +0200 467936 1508243347 1508161800 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000685210_resized_johnbristowmartinonlinepic.jpeg Dr John Bristow (right) and Martin Creamer 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/71494_2017-10-12_bristow_-_hd_web.mp4131371623Top resources consultant Dr John Bristow outlines the urgent need for exploration to Mining Weekly Online’s Martin Creamer. Video and Video Editing: Nicholas Boyd. Top resources consultant Dr John Bristow outlines the urgent need for exploration to Mining Weekly Online’s Martin Creamer. Video and Video Editing: Nicholas Boyd. Sibanye-Stillwater avoids closure of certain South African PGM business units http://www.miningweekly.com/article/sibanye-stillwater-avoids-closure-of-certain-south-african-pgm-business-units-2017-10-16 Anine Kilian PGM Mon, 16 Oct 2017 15:12:00 +0200 467921 1508162006 1508159520 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000685165_resized_nealfroneman310220817duane.jpg Neal Froneman 511 287 Stellar agrees to sell Guinea assets for $1.25m http://www.miningweekly.com/article/stellar-agrees-to-sell-guinea-assets-for-125m-2017-10-16 Anine Kilian DIAMONDS Mon, 16 Oct 2017 14:52:00 +0200 467916 1508160459 1508158320 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Vast Resources reports higher output http://www.miningweekly.com/article/vast-resources-reports-higher-output-2017-10-16 Creamer Media Reporter GOLD Mon, 16 Oct 2017 14:33:00 +0200 467908 1508158294 1508157180 99999999999 Mariaan Webb 0 0 Avesoro expands New Liberty mining equipment fleet http://www.miningweekly.com/article/avesoro-expands-new-liberty-mining-equipment-fleet-2017-10-16 Anine Kilian GOLD Mon, 16 Oct 2017 12:52:00 +0200 467875 1508155679 1508151120 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Construction resumes at Pan African Resources Elikhulu gold project http://www.miningweekly.com/article/construction-resumes-at-pan-african-resources-gold-project-in-south-africa-2017-10-16 Reuters GOLD Mon, 16 Oct 2017 10:15:00 +0200 467841 1508147688 1508141700 1510783200 Reuters 0 0