Mining Weekly | Africa http://www.miningweekly.com/page/africa Sun, 23 Sep 2018 08:02:47 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Savannah applies for new mining lease in Mozambique http://www.miningweekly.com/article/savannah-applies-for-new-mining-lease-in-mozambique-2018-09-21 Mariaan Webb MINERAL SANDS Fri, 21 Sep 2018 15:27:00 +0200 499497 1537537961 1537536420 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Ramaphosa aims to crowd in private resources for infrastructure fund http://www.miningweekly.com/article/ramaphosa-aims-to-crowd-in-private-resources-for-infrastructure-fund-2018-09-21 Terence Creamer ECONOMY Fri, 21 Sep 2018 14:30:00 +0200 499471 1537537632 1537533000 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000755850_resized_cyrilramaphosa3210920181022.jpg President Cyril Ramaphosa 511 287 NUM signs wage deal with AngloGold http://www.miningweekly.com/article/num-union-signs-wage-deal-with-anglogold-2018-09-21 Reuters GOLD Fri, 21 Sep 2018 14:06:00 +0200 499456 1537541571 1537531560 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Gemfields expects to swing to interim profit http://www.miningweekly.com/article/gemfields-expects-to-swing-to-interim-profit-2018-09-21 Creamer Media Reporter GEMSTONES Fri, 21 Sep 2018 13:56:00 +0200 499451 1537538906 1537530960 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Armadale appoints marketing consultant http://www.miningweekly.com/article/armadale-appoints-marketing-consultant-2018-09-21 Creamer Media Reporter GRAPHITE Fri, 21 Sep 2018 13:44:00 +0200 499450 1537531722 1537530240 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Amplats CFO resigns http://www.miningweekly.com/article/amplats-cfo-resigns-2018-09-21 Creamer Media Reporter PLATINUM Fri, 21 Sep 2018 13:38:00 +0200 499449 1537530109 1537529880 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Mining Charter to be gazetted next week http://www.miningweekly.com/article/mining-charter-to-be-gazetted-next-week-2018-09-21 African News Agency Africa Fri, 21 Sep 2018 12:17:00 +0200 499439 1537526026 1537525020 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000755794_resized_gwedemantashe105091022duane.jpg Mineral Resources Minister Gwede Mantashe 511 287 Ramaphosa moves to revitalise mining, create certainty http://www.miningweekly.com/article/ramaphosa-moves-to-revitalise-mining-create-certainty-2018-09-21 Martin Creamer LEGISLATIVE ENVIRONMENT Fri, 21 Sep 2018 11:33:00 +0200 499424 1537524536 1537522380 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000755783_resized_cyrilramaphosa140920181022.jpg President Cyril Ramaphosa 511 287 South Africa to reallocate R50bn of budget to revive economy – Ramaphosa http://www.miningweekly.com/article/south-africa-to-reallocate-r50bn-of-budget-to-revive-economy-ramaphosa-2018-09-21 Reuters ECONOMY Fri, 21 Sep 2018 11:06:00 +0200 499423 1537521433 1537520760 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000755779_resized_cyrilramaphosa0918reuters1022.jpg President Cyril Ramaphosa 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/76066_180921_economic_stimulus_v7.docx33695To download a copy of the President's speech, click here. 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South32's Cerro Matoso mine wins appeal, will not pay damages http://www.miningweekly.com/article/south32s-cerro-matoso-mine-wins-appeal-will-not-pay-damages-2018-09-21 Reuters BASE METALS Fri, 21 Sep 2018 10:03:00 +0200 499414 1537518085 1537516980 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000755750_resized_cerromatososouth32.jpg Cerro Matoso 511 288 Goldman backs commodities as trade war fury now met with shrugs http://www.miningweekly.com/article/goldman-backs-commodities-as-trade-war-fury-now-met-with-shrugs-2018-09-21 Bloomberg COMMODITIES Fri, 21 Sep 2018 08:29:00 +0200 499382 1537513137 1537511340 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 Gold bulls say bears should be nervous as metal's rout ebbs http://www.miningweekly.com/article/gold-bulls-say-bears-should-be-nervous-as-metals-rout-ebbs-2018-09-21 Bloomberg GOLD Fri, 21 Sep 2018 08:23:00 +0200 499380 1537512966 1537510980 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 Focus turns to nonexplosives-based rock breaking as quest for safer, more-efficient mining ... http://www.miningweekly.com/article/focus-turns-to-nonexplosives-based-rock-breaking-as-quest-for-safer-more-efficient-mining-intensifies-2018-09-21 Dylan Slater MINING TECHNOLOGY Fri, 21 Sep 2018 08:00:00 +0200 499338 1537449385 1537509600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000755607_resized_alternatives.jpg 511 287 Fuel cell parts manufacturer ready to commission plant http://www.miningweekly.com/article/manufacturer-ready-to-commission-plant-2018-09-21 Donald Makhafola PLATINUM Fri, 21 Sep 2018 08:00:00 +0200 499335 1537512368 1537509600 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000755588_resized_vinaysomera20317duane1022.jpg VINAY SOMERA Our intention is to prove the business case that South Africa can produce the best-quality components for the fuel cell using platinum-group metals 511 287 Central banks add 193 t of gold to reserves in H1 http://www.miningweekly.com/article/central-banks-add-193-t-of-gold-to-reserves-in-h1-2018-09-20 Marleny Arnoldi GOLD Thu, 20 Sep 2018 16:47:00 +0200 499368 1537455366 1537454820 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000755661_resized_randrefinerygold2710220817duane.jpg 511 287 Mahenge Liandu graphite project on track http://www.miningweekly.com/article/mahenge-liandu-graphite-project-on-track-2018-09-20 Marleny Arnoldi GRAPHITE Thu, 20 Sep 2018 16:40:00 +0200 499362 1537454515 1537454400 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Minergy lauds Botswana regulatory authorities http://www.miningweekly.com/article/minergy-lauds-botswana-regulatory-authorities-2018-09-20 Martin Creamer COAL Thu, 20 Sep 2018 16:36:00 +0200 499361 1537514908 1537454160 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000755652_resized_andrebojeportraitpic1022.jpg Minergy CEO Andre Bojé 511 287 Graphex updates Tanzania graphite project’s PFS http://www.miningweekly.com/article/graphex-updates-tanzania-graphite-projects-pfs-2018-09-20 Mariaan Webb GRAPHITE Thu, 20 Sep 2018 16:18:00 +0200 499354 1537454575 1537453080 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Kareevlei output rises 81% y/y in H1 http://www.miningweekly.com/article/kareevlei-output-rises-81-yy-in-h1-2018-09-20 Tasneem Bulbulia DIAMONDS Thu, 20 Sep 2018 16:04:00 +0200 499351 1537452519 1537452240 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Cabinet’s approval of new Mining Charter a ‘positive’ step – law firm http://www.miningweekly.com/article/cabinets-approval-of-new-mining-charter-a-positive-step-law-firm-2018-09-20 Marleny Arnoldi LEGISLATIVE ENVIRONMENT Thu, 20 Sep 2018 15:22:00 +0200 499340 1537449900 1537449720 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000755613_resized_patrickleyden210220616duane.jpg Herbert Smith Freehills director Patrick Leyden 511 287 Gold wage talks deadlock again between Sibanye and AMCU http://www.miningweekly.com/article/gold-wage-talks-deadlock-again-between-sibanye-and-amcu-2018-09-20 African News Agency GOLD Thu, 20 Sep 2018 15:06:00 +0200 499334 1537455131 1537448760 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Toro appoints new CFO http://www.miningweekly.com/article/toro-appoints-new-cfo-2018-09-20 Creamer Media Reporter GOLD Thu, 20 Sep 2018 14:58:00 +0200 499331 1537449082 1537448280 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Life After Coal continues fight against coal-fired IPP projects http://www.miningweekly.com/article/life-after-coal-continues-fight-against-coal-fired-ipp-projects-2018-09-20 Marleny Arnoldi ENERGY Thu, 20 Sep 2018 14:56:00 +0200 499328 1537448300 1537448160 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Phosa says South Africa should be ‘plotting’ a credible economic strategy http://www.miningweekly.com/article/phosa-says-south-africa-should-be-plotting-a-credible-economic-strategy-2018-09-20 Terence Creamer ECONOMY Thu, 20 Sep 2018 12:35:00 +0200 499300 1537509175 1537439700 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000755547_resized_mathewsphosa0918dylan1022.jpg Mathews Phosa 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/76059_2018-09-20_meindaba_mathews_phosa1.mp455275987Former African National Congress (ANC) treasurer-general Mathews Phosa on the need for a credible economic strategy, centred on growth and job creation, rather than 'vague, ill-timed, conflicting and populist policies'. Camera Work & Editing: Nicholas Boyd. http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/76063_2018-09-20_meindaba_zuma1.mp477076174Minister in The Presidency Dr Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma on the stimulus plan and the continued relevance of the National Development. Camera Work & Editing: Nicholas Boyd. Recorded: 20.09.2018 Former African National Congress (ANC) treasurer-general Mathews Phosa on the need for a credible economic strategy, centred on growth and job creation, rather than 'vague, ill-timed, conflicting and populist policies'. Camera Work & Editing: Nicholas Boyd. Minister in The Presidency Dr Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma on the stimulus plan and the continued relevance of the National Development. Camera Work & Editing: Nicholas Boyd. Recorded: 20.09.2018 Glencore to issue new bonds http://www.miningweekly.com/article/glencore-to-issue-new-bonds-2018-09-20 Marleny Arnoldi DIVERSIFIED MINERS Thu, 20 Sep 2018 11:31:00 +0200 499276 1537436000 1537435860 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Rio Tinto returns $3.2bn in coal disposal proceeds to shareholders http://www.miningweekly.com/article/rio-tinto-returns-32bn-in-coal-disposal-proceeds-to-shareholders-2018-09-20 Marleny Arnoldi DIVERSIFIED MINERS Thu, 20 Sep 2018 11:26:00 +0200 499274 1537437759 1537435560 99999999999 Mariaan Webb 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000755467_resized_jeansebastienjacquesriotintoceo2017bloomberg.jpg Rio Tinto CEO Jean-Sébastien Jacques 511 287 Cabinet approves new Mining Charter http://www.miningweekly.com/article/cabinet-approves-mining-charter-2018-09-20 Reuters LEGISLATIVE ENVIRONMENT Thu, 20 Sep 2018 10:54:00 +0200 499269 1537438711 1537433640 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000755428_resized_mpscabinetparliamentreuters0220181022.jpg 511 287 Resources Watch http://www.miningweekly.com/article/resources-watch-2018-09-19 Creamer Media Reporter Africa Thu, 20 Sep 2018 10:16:00 +0200 499131 1537439233 1537431360 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000755393_resized_rw1022.jpg 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/76056_2018-09-21_rw320_cg.mp422313365Resources Watch Resources Watch Resource-rich Africa, Masama coal mine and Pan African's reconfiguration make headlines http://www.miningweekly.com/article/resource-rich-africa-masama-coal-mine-and-pan-africans-reconfiguration-make-headlines-2018-09-19 Creamer Media Reporter Africa Thu, 20 Sep 2018 07:58:00 +0200 499184 1537428566 1537423080 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000755305_resized_secondtakemw1022x575.jpg 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/76047_2018-09-19_secondtake_mw1_-_hd_web.mp474607610Resource-rich Africa, Masama coal mine and Pan African's reconfiguration make headlines Resource-rich Africa, Masama coal mine and Pan African's reconfiguration make headlines Rainbow sees positive outcomes in FY18 http://www.miningweekly.com/article/rainbow-sees-positive-outcomes-in-fy18-2018-09-19 Simone Liedtke RARE-EARTH MINERALS Wed, 19 Sep 2018 16:50:00 +0200 499218 1537370582 1537368600 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 MRC places R160m mining equipment order with Epiroc http://www.miningweekly.com/article/mrc-places-r160m-mining-equipment-order-with-epiroc-2018-09-19 Simone Liedtke MINING EQUIPMENT AND MACHINERY Wed, 19 Sep 2018 16:46:00 +0200 499213 1537445290 1537368360 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Pan African’s rapid turnaround removes false notions on doing business in SA http://www.miningweekly.com/article/pan-africans-rapid-turnaround-removes-false-notions-on-doing-business-in-sa-2018-09-19 Martin Creamer GOLD Wed, 19 Sep 2018 16:34:00 +0200 499211 1537519602 1537367640 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000755284_resized_cobuslootsmartinbest1022cm.jpg Pan African CEO Cobus Loots (right) interviewed by Mining Weekly Online's Martin Creamer 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/76046_2018-09-19_pan_-_hd_web.mp460990158Pan African Resources management outline the company’s low-cost repositioning to Mining Weekly Online’s Martin Creamer. Video and video editing: Darlene Creamer 19.09.2018 Pan African Resources management outline the company’s low-cost repositioning to Mining Weekly Online’s Martin Creamer. Video and video editing: Darlene Creamer 19.09.2018 ELB to focus on IoT for service optimisation, profits up 35% for FY18 http://www.miningweekly.com/article/elb-to-focus-on-iot-for-service-optimisation-profits-up-35-for-fy18-2018-09-19 Marleny Arnoldi CAPITAL EQUIPMENT Wed, 19 Sep 2018 15:58:00 +0200 499196 1537368394 1537365480 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Trevali refinances credit facility http://www.miningweekly.com/article/trevali-refinances-credit-facility-2018-09-19 Creamer Media Reporter MINING FINANCE Wed, 19 Sep 2018 15:47:00 +0200 499192 1537368863 1537364820 99999999999 Mariaan Webb 0 0 Hummingbird to raise processing throughput, confirms good gold intercepts http://www.miningweekly.com/article/hummingbird-to-raise-processing-throughput-confirms-good-gold-intercepts-2018-09-19 Marleny Arnoldi GOLD Wed, 19 Sep 2018 12:15:00 +0200 499152 1537352977 1537352100 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 DRA to conduct feasibility study for Guinea graphite project http://www.miningweekly.com/article/dra-to-conduct-feasibility-study-for-guinea-graphite-project-2018-09-19 Schalk Burger GRAPHITE Wed, 19 Sep 2018 11:45:00 +0200 499143 1537350508 1537350300 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Mineral resource estimate at Avesoro’s Liberia mine now 1.1Moz of gold http://www.miningweekly.com/article/mineral-resource-estimate-at-avesoros-liberia-mine-now-11moz-of-gold-2018-09-19 Marleny Arnoldi GOLD Wed, 19 Sep 2018 10:12:00 +0200 499124 1537351062 1537344720 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Upbeat Pan African repositioned as lower-cost gold producer http://www.miningweekly.com/article/upbeat-pan-african-repositioned-as-lower-cost-gold-producer-2018-09-19 Martin Creamer GOLD Wed, 19 Sep 2018 09:02:00 +0200 499110 1537366092 1537340520 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000755034_resized_thabomokoenaerickholwaneandcobusloots21022.jpg Pan African Resources CEO Cobus Loots (right) with Thabo Mokoena (left) and Eric Kholwane (centre) at the Elikhulu sod-turning ceremony 511 287