Mining Weekly | Africa http://www.miningweekly.com/page/africa Thu, 24 May 2018 05:15:24 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Global copper surplus falls 12.8% to 110 000 t http://www.miningweekly.com/article/global-copper-surplus-falls-128-to-110-000-t-2018-05-24 Henry Lazenby COPPER Thu, 24 May 2018 02:39:00 +0200 487535 1527122478 1527122340 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000728224_resized_glencorecoppercathodes.jpg 511 340 Optimistic diamond price outlook could underpin a return to profit, dividends – Zimnisky http://www.miningweekly.com/article/optimistic-diamond-price-outlook-could-underpin-a-return-to-profit-dividends-zimnisky-2018-05-24 Henry Lazenby DIAMONDS Thu, 24 May 2018 02:18:00 +0200 487534 1527121286 1527121080 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000728221_resized_uncutdiamondsfromsouthernafricaandcanadaareseenatdebeersheadquartersinlondonreuters.jpg 511 287 Cobalt streaming may presage bigger deals as Vale weighs options http://www.miningweekly.com/article/cobalt-streaming-may-presage-bigger-deals-as-vale-weighs-options-2018-05-23 Bloomberg COBALT STREAMING Wed, 23 May 2018 22:56:00 +0200 487530 1527109228 1527108960 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Coega perfectly poised to participate in lithium-ion battery industry – CDC http://www.miningweekly.com/article/coega-perfectly-poised-to-participate-in-lithium-ion-battery-industry-cdc-2018-05-23 Simone Liedtke LITHIUM-ION BATTERIES Wed, 23 May 2018 17:00:00 +0200 487528 1527087798 1527087600 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Newly named Minerals Council South Africa welcomes board members http://www.miningweekly.com/article/newly-named-minerals-council-south-africa-welcomes-board-members-2018-05-23 Nadine James LEGISLATIVE ENVIRONMENT Wed, 23 May 2018 16:54:00 +0200 487526 1527088089 1527087240 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Mantashe considers invoking ‘use it or lose it’ principle for mines under care and maintenance http://www.miningweekly.com/article/mantashe-considers-invoking-use-it-or-lose-it-principle-for-mines-under-care-and-maintenance-2018-05-23 Nadine James LEGISLATIVE ENVIRONMENT Wed, 23 May 2018 16:15:00 +0200 487518 1527086146 1527084900 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000728207_resized_gwedemantashe223052018dylan1022.jpg Mineral Resources Minister Gwede Mantashe 511 287 Botswana court reverses ruling to end Tati Nickel's liquidation http://www.miningweekly.com/article/botswana-court-reverses-ruling-to-end-tati-nickels-liquidation-2018-05-23 Reuters NICKEL Wed, 23 May 2018 15:33:00 +0200 487510 1527083898 1527082380 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 AngloGold says plans 2 000 job cuts in South Africa http://www.miningweekly.com/article/anglogold-says-plans-2-000-job-cuts-in-south-africa-2018-05-23 Reuters GOLD Wed, 23 May 2018 15:28:00 +0200 487509 1527084127 1527082080 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Chamber of Mines hopes to embark on new era rebranding as Minerals Council South Africa http://www.miningweekly.com/article/chamber-of-mines-hopes-to-embark-on-new-era-rebranding-as-minerals-council-south-africa-2018-05-23 Nadine James LEGISLATIVE ENVIRONMENT Wed, 23 May 2018 14:15:00 +0200 487491 1527085419 1527077700 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000728150_resized_mxolisimgojoandgwedemantashe23052018dylan1022.jpg MCSA president Mxolisi Mgojo and Mineral Resources Minister Gwede Mantashe 511 287 Schramm appoints HUD as sub-Saharan Africa hammers, bits distributor http://www.miningweekly.com/article/schramm-appoints-hud-as-sub-saharan-africa-hammers-bits-distributor-2018-05-23 Marleny Arnoldi MINING EQUIPMENT Wed, 23 May 2018 12:30:00 +0200 487477 1527083075 1527071400 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Nordgold reports lower Q1 production, Gross mine construction on track http://www.miningweekly.com/article/nordgold-reports-lower-q1-production-gross-mine-construction-on-track-2018-05-23 Marleny Arnoldi GOLD Wed, 23 May 2018 12:28:00 +0200 487476 1527079636 1527071280 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000728156_resized_norgoldneryungri.jpg Norgold operates mines in Russia, Kazakhstan and Africa. Pictured here is the Neryungri mine, in Russia. 511 287 Fraser-Moleketi, Mphatlane to join Exxaro board http://www.miningweekly.com/article/fraser-moleketi-mphatlane-to-join-exxaro-board-2018-05-23 Anine Kilian DIVERSIFIED MINERS Wed, 23 May 2018 12:23:00 +0200 487474 1527071396 1527070980 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Armadale advances Tanzania graphite project http://www.miningweekly.com/article/armadale-advances-tanzania-graphite-project-2018-05-23 Marleny Arnoldi GRAPHITE Wed, 23 May 2018 11:54:00 +0200 487471 1527069345 1527069240 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 AfriTin seeks to raise £5.5m in share placement http://www.miningweekly.com/article/afritin-seeks-to-raise-55m-in-share-placement-2018-05-23 Marleny Arnoldi TIN Wed, 23 May 2018 11:48:00 +0200 487469 1527084847 1527068880 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000728198_resized_terencegoodlace08141022duane.jpg Terence Goodlace, who has been appointed a nonexecutive director of AfriTin 511 287 Forevermark appeals to Millennials with new flagship store in China http://www.miningweekly.com/article/forevermark-appeals-to-millennials-with-new-flagship-store-in-china-2018-05-23 Marleny Arnoldi DIAMONDS Wed, 23 May 2018 11:46:00 +0200 487468 1527068891 1527068760 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000728105_resized_forevermarkdebeersdiamonds100220171022.jpg 511 287 Gamsberg producing by mid-year – Vedanta http://www.miningweekly.com/article/gamsberg-producing-by-mid-year-vedanta-2018-05-23 Martin Creamer DIVERSIFIED MINERS Wed, 23 May 2018 11:05:00 +0200 487459 1527089257 1527066300 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000728088_resized_vedantaanilagarwal0418dylan1022.jpg Vedanta chairperson Anil Agarwal 511 287 Peak gets permission for Teesside plant http://www.miningweekly.com/article/peak-gets-permission-for-teesside-plant-2018-05-23 Esmarie Swanepoel RARE EARTHS Wed, 23 May 2018 10:41:00 +0200 487447 1527066380 1527064860 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Triton advances vanadium play at Nicanda Hill http://www.miningweekly.com/article/triton-advances-vanadium-play-at-nicanda-hill-2018-05-23 Esmarie Swanepoel VANADIUM Wed, 23 May 2018 10:39:00 +0200 487445 1527066153 1527064740 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Kumba banks on technology investment, exploration to secure its future growth http://www.miningweekly.com/article/-kumba-banks-on-technology-investment-exploration-to-secure-its-future-growth-2018-05-23 Nadine James IRON ORE Wed, 23 May 2018 09:18:00 +0200 487417 1527062507 1527059880 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000728011_resized_angloamericankumbasaldanhaironoreplant270411duane1022jpg.jpeg Kumba Iron Ore has integrated and further invested in new technologies for advanced process control, among others. 511 287 South Africa to cut 'Gupta Clause' in Mining Charter, Minister says http://www.miningweekly.com/article/south-africa-to-cut-gupta-clause-in-mining-charter-minister-says-2018-05-23 Bloomberg MINING CHARTER Wed, 23 May 2018 09:00:00 +0200 487403 1527069255 1527058800 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000727997_resized_gwedemantashe10509duane1022.jpg Mineral Resources Minister Gwede Mantashe 511 287 Aton lifts M&R interest to 39.6% http://www.miningweekly.com/article/aton-lifts-mr-interest-to-396-2018-05-22 Simone Liedtke MERGERS & ACQUISITIONS Tue, 22 May 2018 16:45:00 +0200 487374 1527000438 1527000300 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Wescoal expects 303% increase in FY18 HEPS http://www.miningweekly.com/article/wescoal-expects-303-increase-in-fy18-heps-2018-05-22 Marleny Arnoldi COAL Tue, 22 May 2018 16:19:00 +0200 487366 1526998796 1526998740 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Lemur concludes concession agreement for Imaloto power project http://www.miningweekly.com/article/lemur-concludes-concession-agreement-for-imaloto-power-project-2018-05-22 Simone Liedtke COAL / ENERGY SERVICES Tue, 22 May 2018 15:54:00 +0200 487361 1526997786 1526997240 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000727886_resized_lemurresourcesprincenyati0420181022.jpg Lemur Holdings CEO Prince Nyati 511 287 De Beers’ rough diamond sales increase to $550m in fourth sales cycle http://www.miningweekly.com/article/de-beers-rough-diamond-sales-increase-to-550m-in-fourth-sales-cycle-2018-05-22 Anine Kilian DIAMONDS Tue, 22 May 2018 10:31:00 +0200 487305 1526995779 1526977860 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Gem recovers 115 ct diamond from Letšeng http://www.miningweekly.com/article/gem-recovers-115-ct-diamond-from-leteng-2018-05-22 Anine Kilian DIAMONDS Tue, 22 May 2018 10:22:00 +0200 487303 1526977419 1526977320 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Unpacking Kropz’s Elandsfontein project http://www.miningweekly.com/article/unpacking-kropzs-elandsfontein-project-2018-05-22 Creamer Media Reporter Africa Tue, 22 May 2018 09:35:00 +0200 487277 1526984542 1526974500 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000727766_resized_stmw1022x575.jpg 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/74411_2018-05-22_secondtake_mw_-_hd_web.mp453820324Unpacking Kropz’s Elandsfontein project Unpacking Kropz’s Elandsfontein project Lucapa recovers another significant stone http://www.miningweekly.com/article/lucapa-recovers-another-significant-stone-2018-05-22 Esmarie Swanepoel DIAMONDS Tue, 22 May 2018 09:21:00 +0200 487270 1526976962 1526973660 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Mustang amends Arena financing http://www.miningweekly.com/article/mustang-amends-arena-financing-2018-05-22 Esmarie Swanepoel MINING FINANCE Tue, 22 May 2018 09:07:00 +0200 487264 1526975853 1526972820 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Goldplat to close Kenya mine plant http://www.miningweekly.com/article/goldplat-to-close-kenya-mine-plant-2018-05-21 Anine Kilian GOLD Mon, 21 May 2018 16:56:00 +0200 487247 1526915965 1526914560 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Kodal extends Sogola-Baoule prospect http://www.miningweekly.com/article/kodal-extends-sogola-baoule-prospect-2018-05-21 Simone Liedtke LITHIUM Mon, 21 May 2018 16:54:00 +0200 487246 1526914523 1526914440 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Glencore goes from crisis to crisis with possible bribery probe http://www.miningweekly.com/article/glencore-goes-from-crisis-to-crisis-with-possible-bribery-probe-2018-05-21 Bloomberg LEGAL CHALLENGE Mon, 21 May 2018 16:36:00 +0200 487241 1526913517 1526913360 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 Kropz clinches offtake from phosphates project http://www.miningweekly.com/article/kropz-clinches-offtake-from-phosphates-project-2018-05-21 Martin Creamer MINING INVESTMENT Mon, 21 May 2018 15:29:00 +0200 487216 1526978937 1526909340 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000727508_resized_ianharebottleonlinepic.jpeg Kropz CEO Ian Harebottle 511 287 Threat of cobalt supply shock is top risk for electric vehicles http://www.miningweekly.com/article/threat-of-cobalt-supply-shock-is-top-risk-for-electric-vehicles-2018-05-21 Bloomberg COBALT Mon, 21 May 2018 14:50:00 +0200 487209 1526908055 1526907000 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000727487_resized_drccobaltmine0318bloomberg1022.jpg 511 287 Search on for 2018’s most inspirational women in mining http://www.miningweekly.com/article/search-on-for-2018s-most-inspirational-women-in-mining-2018-05-21 Creamer Media Reporter PEOPLE Mon, 21 May 2018 14:10:00 +0200 487202 1526905829 1526904600 99999999999 Mariaan Webb 0 0 Pallinghurst sells 56% of carats on offer at Zambia auction ... http://www.miningweekly.com/article/pallinghurst-sells-56-of-carats-on-offer-at-zambia-auction-2018-05-21 Simone Liedtke EMERALDS Mon, 21 May 2018 14:03:00 +0200 487198 1526904294 1526904180 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Aton says will not support M&R’s proposed transaction with Aveng http://www.miningweekly.com/article/aton-says-will-not-support-mrs-proposed-transaction-with-aveng-2018-05-21 Simone Liedtke MERGERS & ACQUISITIONS Mon, 21 May 2018 12:59:00 +0200 487189 1526900501 1526900340 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Kibo awards second lot of Mbeya EPC contract http://www.miningweekly.com/article/kibo-awards-second-lot-of-mbeya-epc-contract-2018-05-21 Simone Liedtke ENERGY / COAL Mon, 21 May 2018 12:06:00 +0200 487181 1526897255 1526897160 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Barloworld H1 profits, revenue rise on higher Southern African, Russian equipment sales http://www.miningweekly.com/article/barloworld-h1-profits-revenue-rise-on-higher-southern-african-russian-equipment-sales-2018-05-21 Marleny Arnoldi EQUIPMENT/AUTOMOTIVE Mon, 21 May 2018 11:38:00 +0200 487179 1526897042 1526895480 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000727405_resized_barloworlddominicsewela21022.jpg Barloworld CE Dominic Sewela 511 287