Mining Weekly | Africa http://www.miningweekly.com/page/africa Sun, 26 Feb 2017 18:16:15 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Copper not expected to hit $3/lb until mid-year http://www.miningweekly.com/article/copper-not-expected-to-hit-3lb-until-mid-year-2017-02-25 Henry Lazenby COPPER OUTLOOK Sat, 25 Feb 2017 02:24:00 +0200 444388 1487982310 1487982240 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Bushveld signs BEE deal to complement Vametco acquisition http://www.miningweekly.com/article/bushveld-signs-bee-deal-to-complement-vametco-acquisition-2017-02-24 Megan van Wyngaardt DIVERSIFIED MINERS Fri, 24 Feb 2017 15:03:00 +0200 444348 1487943394 1487941380 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Kibo, Metal Tiger call it quits on JV projects http://www.miningweekly.com/article/kibo-metal-tiger-call-it-quits-on-jv-projects-2017-02-24 Megan van Wyngaardt DIVERSIFIED MINERS Fri, 24 Feb 2017 14:51:00 +0200 444343 1487944267 1487940660 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Endeavour lifts Karma mine’s reserves http://www.miningweekly.com/article/endeavour-lifts-karma-mines-reserves-2017-02-24 Megan van Wyngaardt GOLD Fri, 24 Feb 2017 14:38:00 +0200 444339 1487942688 1487939880 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Bauba exceeds first production target at Moeijelijk after restarting activities http://www.miningweekly.com/article/bauba-exceeds-first-production-target-at-moeijelijk-after-restarting-activities-2017-02-24 Megan van Wyngaardt CHROME Fri, 24 Feb 2017 14:34:00 +0200 444336 1487942507 1487939640 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Northam narrows H1 loss, lifts operating profit http://www.miningweekly.com/article/northam-narrows-h1-loss-lifts-operating-profit-2017-02-24 Anine Kilian PLATINUM-GROUP METALS Fri, 24 Feb 2017 09:56:00 +0200 444235 1487945172 1487922960 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Northam buys Glencore’s Eland mine for R175m; secures chrome marketing agreement http://www.miningweekly.com/article/northam-buys-glencores-eland-mine-for-r175m-secures-chrome-marketing-agreement-2017-02-24 Anine Kilian PLATINUM-GROUP METALS Fri, 24 Feb 2017 09:27:00 +0200 444215 1487926510 1487921220 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000629035_resized_pauldunne110220816duane.jpg Northam Platinum CEO Paul Dunne 511 287 Tawana cements Ball Hill farm-in http://www.miningweekly.com/article/tawana-cements-farm-in-2017-02-24 Esmarie Swanepoel LITHIUM Fri, 24 Feb 2017 08:30:00 +0200 444199 1487931642 1487917800 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Fatality figures falling each year as South African mining sector targets 'zero harm' http://www.miningweekly.com/article/fatality-figures-falling-each-year-as-south-african-mining-sector-targets-zero-harm-2017-02-24 Dylan Slater HEALTH & SAFETY Fri, 24 Feb 2017 08:00:00 +0200 444136 1487916294 1487916000 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000628770_resized_holy.jpg 511 287 Growth in copper supply to slow through 2020 – ICSG http://www.miningweekly.com/article/growth-in-copper-supply-to-slow-through-2020-icsg-2017-02-24 Henry Lazenby COPPER Fri, 24 Feb 2017 01:42:00 +0200 444181 1487929301 1487893320 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000628898_resized_coppercathode1022reuters.jpg 511 287 Vale’s Moatize coal operation benefiting from increased production and transport capacity http://www.miningweekly.com/article/vales-moatize-coal-operation-benefitting-from-increased-production-and-transport-capacity-2017-02-24 Keith Campbell COAL Fri, 24 Feb 2017 00:00:00 +0200 443407 1487927336 1487887200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Vale hits profit home run on strong production, rising iron-ore prices http://www.miningweekly.com/article/vale-hits-profit-home-run-on-strong-production-rising-iron-ore-prices-2017-02-23 Henry Lazenby IRON-ORE Thu, 23 Feb 2017 22:06:00 +0200 444179 1487946189 1487880360 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000628895_resized_vales11dironoreplant220161022.jpg Vale reported record 2016 iron-ore production, set to increase this year as the world's biggest iron-ore, S11D, mine ramps up 511 287 Analysts acclaim Glencore’s performance as good fundamentals return http://www.miningweekly.com/article/analysts-acclaim-glencores-performance-as-good-fundamentals-return-2017-02-23 Martin Creamer DIVERSIFIED MINERS Thu, 23 Feb 2017 16:40:00 +0200 444166 1487927203 1487860800 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000628860_resized_ivanglasenbergonlinepic.jpeg Glencore CEO Ivan Glasenberg 511 287 Hefty H1 losses paint depressed picture for Implats http://www.miningweekly.com/article/hefty-h1-losses-paint-depressed-picture-for-implats-2017-02-23 Ilan Solomons PLATINUM GROUP METALS Thu, 23 Feb 2017 16:12:00 +0200 444157 1487926978 1487859120 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000628836_resized_gerhardpotgieter208071022editedduane.jpg Impala Platinum acting CEO Gerhard Potgieter 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/67414_2017-02-23_implats_-_hd_web.mp423623991Impala Platinum acting CEO Gerhard Potgieter discusses the group’s consolidated interim results for the six months ended December 31, and how the company foresees the future of the platinum group metals market. Video and editing: Nicholas Boyd Impala Platinum acting CEO Gerhard Potgieter discusses the group’s consolidated interim results for the six months ended December 31, and how the company foresees the future of the platinum group metals market. Video and editing: Nicholas Boyd Stellar raises funds for working capital, to conclude Octea deal http://www.miningweekly.com/article/stellar-raises-funds-for-working-capital-to-conclude-octea-deal-2017-02-23 Megan van Wyngaardt DIAMONDS Thu, 23 Feb 2017 15:53:00 +0200 444156 1487859324 1487857980 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 CRG production impacted by summer rains http://www.miningweekly.com/article/crg-production-impacted-by-summer-rains-2017-02-23 Megan van Wyngaardt GOLD Thu, 23 Feb 2017 15:52:00 +0200 444155 1487859173 1487857920 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Nersa allows Eskom to raise tariffs by 2.2% in 2017/18 http://www.miningweekly.com/article/nersa-allows-eskom-to-raise-tariffs-by-22-in-201718-2017-02-23 Anine Kilian ELECTRICITY Thu, 23 Feb 2017 14:56:00 +0200 444145 1487927780 1487854560 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000628792_resized_sasolsecundapowerlines310221114duane.jpg 511 287 Resources Watch http://www.miningweekly.com/article/resources-watch-2017-02-22 Creamer Media Reporter GOLD Thu, 23 Feb 2017 14:27:00 +0200 443963 1487945889 1487852820 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000629265_resized_rw1022.jpg 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/67403_2017-02-24_rw276_-_lio-hd_web.mp440069753Resources Watch Resources Watch Hummingbird appoints GM for Yanfolila http://www.miningweekly.com/article/hummingbird-appoints-gm-for-yanfolila-2017-02-23 Megan van Wyngaardt GOLD Thu, 23 Feb 2017 12:36:00 +0200 444110 1487846270 1487846160 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Petmin highlights delays in accessing new mining areas at Somkhele http://www.miningweekly.com/article/petmin-highlights-delays-in-accessing-new-mining-areas-at-somkhele-2017-02-23 Anine Kilian COAL Thu, 23 Feb 2017 11:53:00 +0200 444083 1487843680 1487843580 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Budget’s withholding tax rise may alter Sibanye’s dividend stance http://www.miningweekly.com/article/budgets-withholding-tax-rise-may-alter-sibanyes-dividend-stance-2017-02-23 Martin Creamer GOLD AND PLATINUM Thu, 23 Feb 2017 11:41:00 +0200 444078 1487850221 1487842860 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000628633_resized_nealfronemanonlinepicgood.jpeg Sibanye CEO Neal Froneman 511 287 Guinea raises bauxite target to 60Mt by 2020 http://www.miningweekly.com/article/guinea-raises-bauxite-target-to-60mt-by-2020-2017-02-23 Reuters BAUXITE Thu, 23 Feb 2017 11:01:00 +0200 444059 1487840575 1487840460 1490220000 Reuters 0 0 Edenville secures wash plant, crusher for Rukwa http://www.miningweekly.com/article/edenville-secures-wash-plant-crusher-for-rukwa-2017-02-23 Natasha Odendaal COAL Thu, 23 Feb 2017 10:25:00 +0200 444047 1487839587 1487838300 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 South African mines need to adopt new mining methods http://www.miningweekly.com/article/south-african-mines-need-to-adopt-new-mining-methods-2017-02-22 Creamer Media Reporter GOLD Thu, 23 Feb 2017 10:09:00 +0200 443938 1487925982 1487837340 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000628582_resized_stmw1022x575.jpg 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/67445_2017-02-22_second_take_mw_-_hd_web.mp490382730South African mines need to adopt new mining methods South African mines need to adopt new mining methods Commission warns South32’s Metropolitan acquisition may harm Australian steelmakers http://www.miningweekly.com/article/commission-warns-south32s-metropolitan-acquisition-may-harm-australian-steelmakers-2017-02-23 Esmarie Swanepoel COAL Thu, 23 Feb 2017 09:52:00 +0200 444035 1487855028 1487836320 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Trans Hex sees strong sales, production from local operations http://www.miningweekly.com/article/trans-hex-sees-strong-sales-production-from-local-operations-2017-02-23 Megan van Wyngaardt DIAMONDS Thu, 23 Feb 2017 09:49:00 +0200 444031 1487848266 1487836140 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Sibanye reports record operating profit, soaring earnings, good dividend http://www.miningweekly.com/article/sibanye-reports-record-operating-profit-soaring-earnings-good-dividend-2017-02-23 Martin Creamer GOLD AND PLATINUM Thu, 23 Feb 2017 09:46:00 +0200 444027 1487837772 1487835960 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000628558_resized_nealfronemanonlinepic.jpeg Sibanye CEO Neal Froneman 511 287 MCA welcomes WTO trade facilitation agreement http://www.miningweekly.com/article/mca-welcomes-wto-trade-facilitation-2017-02-23 Esmarie Swanepoel TRADE Thu, 23 Feb 2017 09:39:00 +0200 444019 1487853251 1487835540 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Global refined copper market saw wider deficit in November – ICSG http://www.miningweekly.com/article/world-refined-copper-market-saw-wider-deficit-in-november-icsg-2017-02-23 Henry Lazenby COPPER Thu, 23 Feb 2017 02:13:00 +0200 443985 1487842042 1487808780 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000628415_resized_copperscrap1022bloomberg.jpg 511 287 Juniors struggling to survive amid several stumbling blocks http://www.miningweekly.com/article/bernard-swanepoel-2017-02-22 Dylan Slater JUNIOR MINERS Wed, 22 Feb 2017 21:24:00 +0200 443926 1487831419 1487791440 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000628260_resized_bernardswanepoel06151022duane.jpg Bernard Swanepoel 511 287 Chamber notes Gordhan’s bemoaning of Section 54 stoppages http://www.miningweekly.com/article/chamber-notes-gordhans-bemoaning-of-section-54-stoppages-2017-02-22 Martin Creamer BUDGET Wed, 22 Feb 2017 18:18:00 +0200 443980 1487931953 1487780280 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Pan African CEO accuses union of ‘blatantly false’ safety statements http://www.miningweekly.com/article/pan-african-ceo-accuses-union-of-blatantly-false-safety-statements-2017-02-22 Martin Creamer GOLD Wed, 22 Feb 2017 16:39:00 +0200 443975 1487778004 1487774340 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000628398_resized_cobuslootsonlinepic.jpg Pan African Resources CEO Cobus Loots 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/67361_2017-02-22_panafrican_-_lio-hd_web.mp471871376Mining Weekly Online’s Martin Creamer on results presentation of Pan African Resources by CEO Cobus Loots. Photographs: Duane Daws. Video: Nicholas Boyd. Video Editing: Lionel da Silva. Mining Weekly Online’s Martin Creamer on results presentation of Pan African Resources by CEO Cobus Loots. Photographs: Duane Daws. Video: Nicholas Boyd. Video Editing: Lionel da Silva. Perseus adjusts life-of-mine plan at Edikan http://www.miningweekly.com/article/perseus-adjusts-life-of-mine-plan-at-edikan-2017-02-22 Megan van Wyngaardt GOLD Wed, 22 Feb 2017 16:32:00 +0200 443968 1487774383 1487773920 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Goldman says commodities need proof of demand to rally more http://www.miningweekly.com/article/goldman-says-commodities-need-proof-of-demand-to-rally-more-2017-02-22 Bloomberg COMMODITIES Wed, 22 Feb 2017 15:29:00 +0200 443942 1487770342 1487770140 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 Eskom and Transnet need to borrow billions more http://www.miningweekly.com/article/eskom-and-transnet-need-to-borrow-billions-more-2017-02-22 News24Wire STATE-OWNED ENTERPRISES Wed, 22 Feb 2017 14:49:00 +0200 443932 1487767923 1487767740 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000628282_resized_transnetfreightrailtfrrichardsbayrbctrichardsbaycoalterminal912131022duane.jpg 511 287 Transnet exec suspended after tender report http://www.miningweekly.com/article/transnet-exec-suspended-after-tender-report-2017-02-22 News24Wire RAIL Wed, 22 Feb 2017 14:32:00 +0200 443929 1487766897 1487766720 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 Congo said to get $100-million to clear China Moly purchase http://www.miningweekly.com/article/congo-said-to-get-100-million-to-clear-china-moly-purchase-2017-02-22 Bloomberg COPPER Wed, 22 Feb 2017 11:33:00 +0200 443868 1487757114 1487755980 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 Pan African ups earnings, pays record dividend http://www.miningweekly.com/article/pan-african-ups-earnings-pays-record-dividend-2017-02-22 Martin Creamer GOLD Wed, 22 Feb 2017 09:33:00 +0200 443832 1487751389 1487748780 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000628067_resized_cobuslootsonlinepic.jpeg Pan African CEO Cobus Loots 511 287