Mining Weekly | Africa http://www.miningweekly.com/page/africa Tue, 28 Mar 2017 15:35:06 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Swedish miner says Donald Trump doesn't hold key to metal prices http://www.miningweekly.com/article/swedish-miner-says-donald-trump-doesnt-hold-key-to-metal-prices-2017-03-28 Bloomberg BASE METALS Tue, 28 Mar 2017 11:27:00 +0200 447734 1490693490 1490693220 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 Randgold hoists dividend 900% in ten years http://www.miningweekly.com/article/randgold-hoists-dividend-900-in-ten-years-2017-03-28 Martin Creamer GOLD Tue, 28 Mar 2017 11:14:00 +0200 447731 1490694651 1490692440 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000637088_resized_markbristowonlinepictops.jpg Randgold Resources CEO Mark Bristow 511 287 Diamond industry’s famous hungry crocodile doesn't cut it http://www.miningweekly.com/article/diamond-industrys-famous-hungry-crocodile-doesnt-cut-it-2017-03-28 Bloomberg DIAMONDS Tue, 28 Mar 2017 11:13:00 +0200 447732 1490692587 1490692380 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 Agarwal says happy with his 13% stake in Anglo American http://www.miningweekly.com/article/agarwal-says-happy-with-his-13-stake-in-anglo-american-2017-03-28 Reuters DIVERSIFIED MINERS Tue, 28 Mar 2017 10:48:00 +0200 447722 1490691054 1490690880 1493330400 Reuters 0 0 Syrah inks sales and supply MoU http://www.miningweekly.com/article/syrah-inks-sales-and-supply-mou-2017-03-28 Esmarie Swanepoel CORPORATE ACTIVITY Tue, 28 Mar 2017 08:55:00 +0200 447681 1490692325 1490684100 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Colombia municipality, home of AngloGold project, votes to ban mining http://www.miningweekly.com/article/colombia-municipality-home-of-anglogold-project-votes-to-ban-mining-2017-03-28 Reuters MINING BAN Tue, 28 Mar 2017 02:32:00 +0200 447657 1490661300 1490661120 1493244000 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Vale completes Moatize sale to Mitsui, appoints new CEO http://www.miningweekly.com/article/vale-completes-moatize-sale-to-mitsui-appoints-new-ceo-2017-03-28 Henry Lazenby COAL Tue, 28 Mar 2017 02:23:00 +0200 447656 1490686910 1490660580 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Savannah raises Mutamba resource estimate http://www.miningweekly.com/article/savannah-raises-mutamba-resource-estimate-2017-03-27 Anine Kilian MINERAL SANDS Mon, 27 Mar 2017 16:19:00 +0200 447641 1490625114 1490624340 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Botswana Diamonds continues to progress exploration programmes http://www.miningweekly.com/article/botswana-diamonds-continues-to-progress-exploration-programmes-2017-03-27 Anine Kilian DIAMONDS Mon, 27 Mar 2017 16:05:00 +0200 447639 1490625012 1490623500 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Wesizwe to report higher earnings for FY16 http://www.miningweekly.com/article/wesizwe-to-report-higher-earnings-for-fy16-2017-03-27 Megan van Wyngaardt PLATINUM Mon, 27 Mar 2017 15:41:00 +0200 447633 1490624506 1490622060 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Erin Energy enters farm-out agreement over two oil blocks in The Gambia http://www.miningweekly.com/article/erin-energy-enters-farm-out-agreement-over-two-oil-blocks-in-the-gambia-2017-03-27 Megan van Wyngaardt OIL & GAS Mon, 27 Mar 2017 15:16:00 +0200 447626 1490624717 1490620560 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 DA to ask public protector to investigate Eskom acting CEO’s R1bn deals to stepdaughter http://www.miningweekly.com/article/da-to-ask-public-protector-to-investigate-eskom-acting-ceos-r1bn-deals-to-stepdaughter-2017-03-27 African News Agency ENERGY Mon, 27 Mar 2017 10:11:00 +0200 447552 1490602529 1490602260 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000636617_resized_matshelakoko310220117duane.jpg Eskom acting CEO Matshela Koko 511 287 Tlou raises A$5.2m for CBM projects http://www.miningweekly.com/article/tlou-raises-52m-for-cbm-projects-2017-03-27 Esmarie Swanepoel CAPITAL RAISE Mon, 27 Mar 2017 09:48:00 +0200 447545 1490608307 1490600880 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Premier African Minerals raises over £2m in oversubscribed offer http://www.miningweekly.com/article/premier-african-minerals-raises-over-2m-in-oversubscribed-offer-2017-03-27 Megan van Wyngaardt DIVERSIFIED MINERS Mon, 27 Mar 2017 08:50:00 +0200 447534 1490602479 1490597400 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 South32 to return additional $500m to shareholders http://www.miningweekly.com/article/south32-to-return-500m-to-shareholders-2017-03-27 Martin Creamer DIVERSIFIED MINERS Mon, 27 Mar 2017 07:05:00 +0200 447505 1490601872 1490591100 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000636558_resized_grahamkerronlinepicfresh.jpeg South32 CEO Graham Kerr 511 287 Glencore bond tanks and scuppers Anglo's return http://www.miningweekly.com/article/glencore-bond-tanks-and-scuppers-anglos-return-2017-03-25 Reuters BONDS Sat, 25 Mar 2017 01:24:00 +0200 447501 1490398193 1490397840 1492984800 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Lucapa announces maiden Mothae resource estimate http://www.miningweekly.com/article/lucapa-announces-maiden-mothae-resource-estimate-2017-03-25 Henry Lazenby DIAMONDS Sat, 25 Mar 2017 00:53:00 +0200 447497 1490600611 1490395980 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Rockwell in a bind as court issues interim liquidation order on 3 subsidiaries http://www.miningweekly.com/article/rockwell-in-a-bind-as-court-issues-interim-liquidation-order-on-3-subsidiaries-2017-03-25 Henry Lazenby DIAMONDS Sat, 25 Mar 2017 00:23:00 +0200 447496 1490600525 1490394180 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000636552_resized_niewejaarskraalrockwell1022.jpg Niewejaarskraal diamond mine, South Africa 511 287 Govt to ‘amend and relax’ laws for small-scale miners in bid to combat illegal mining http://www.miningweekly.com/article/govt-rules-out-granting-mining-licences-to-zama-zamas-as-it-seeks-solutions-to-illegal-mining-2017-03-24 Ilan Solomons ILLEGAL & ARTISANAL MINING Fri, 24 Mar 2017 15:32:00 +0200 447482 1490596356 1490362320 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000636510_resized_godfreyoliphant2240320171022ilan.jpg Mineral Resources Deputy Minister Godfrey Oliphant 511 287 Transnet offers voluntary severance packages to staff http://www.miningweekly.com/article/transnet-offers-voluntary-severance-packages-to-staff-2017-03-24 Megan van Wyngaardt LABOUR Fri, 24 Mar 2017 15:16:00 +0200 447478 1490365116 1490361360 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000636496_resized_transnetfreightrailsishensaldanharailwayline4110221013duane.jpg 511 287 Goodlace joins Kumba board http://www.miningweekly.com/article/goodlace-joins-kumba-board-2017-03-24 Natasha Odendaal NEW APPOINTMENTS Fri, 24 Mar 2017 14:49:00 +0200 447475 1490361067 1490359740 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Water scarcity rewiring mining companies’ approach to shared water use http://www.miningweekly.com/article/water-scarcity-rewiring-mining-companies-approach-to-shared-water-use-2017-03-24 Megan van Wyngaardt WATER Fri, 24 Mar 2017 14:27:00 +0200 447466 1490359312 1490358420 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 CRG raises funds for working capital, concentrator circuit http://www.miningweekly.com/article/crg-raises-funds-for-working-capital-concentrator-circuit-2017-03-24 Megan van Wyngaardt GOLD Fri, 24 Mar 2017 14:20:00 +0200 447464 1490359165 1490358000 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Reviving king of gold means getting mine workers off their knees http://www.miningweekly.com/article/reviving-king-of-gold-means-getting-mine-workers-off-their-knees-2017-03-24 Bloomberg GOLD Fri, 24 Mar 2017 12:14:00 +0200 447454 1490352715 1490350440 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 Miners regain mojo to spark $18bn in exploration hunt http://www.miningweekly.com/article/miners-regain-mojo-to-spark-18bn-in-exploration-hunt-2017-03-24 Bloomberg EXPLORATION Fri, 24 Mar 2017 12:03:00 +0200 447452 1490350338 1490349780 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 Revised mine plan, updated reserves extend life of Shanta’s New Luika mine http://www.miningweekly.com/article/revised-mine-plan-updated-reserves-extend-life-of-shantas-new-luika-mine-2017-03-24 Mia Breytenbach GOLD Fri, 24 Mar 2017 11:36:00 +0200 447450 1490348436 1490348160 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Slow progress in payouts to former miners – Oliphant http://www.miningweekly.com/article/slow-progress-in-payouts-to-former-miners-oliphant-2017-03-24 African News Agency COMPENSATION Fri, 24 Mar 2017 11:07:00 +0200 447444 1490346572 1490346420 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Tanzania gold export ban costing Acacia $1m a day in lost revenue http://www.miningweekly.com/article/tanzania-gold-export-ban-costing-acacia-1m-a-day-in-lost-revenue-2017-03-24 Megan van Wyngaardt GOLD/COPPER Fri, 24 Mar 2017 10:02:00 +0200 447426 1490394983 1490342520 99999999999 Henry Lazenby 0 0 Kusasalethu strike ends http://www.miningweekly.com/article/kusasalethu-strike-ends-2017-03-24 Megan van Wyngaardt GOLD Fri, 24 Mar 2017 09:07:00 +0200 447415 1490364179 1490339220 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000636300_resized_harmony1022bloomberg.jpg 511 287 Balama on track for Q2 start http://www.miningweekly.com/article/balama-on-track-for-q2-start-2017-03-24 Esmarie Swanepoel GRAPHITE Fri, 24 Mar 2017 08:52:00 +0200 447406 1490349015 1490338320 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Proponents see glistening future in seabed mining, but environmentalists fret http://www.miningweekly.com/article/proponents-see-glistening-future-in-seabed-mining-but-environmentalists-fret-2017-03-24 Megan van Wyngaardt SEABED MINING Fri, 24 Mar 2017 08:00:00 +0200 447397 1490341446 1490335200 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000636266_resized_many.jpg 511 287 Moz coalfields to be served by third railway and port corridor http://www.miningweekly.com/article/mozambiques-coal-fields-to-be-served-by-a-third-railway-and-port-corridor-2017-03-24 Keith Campbell ENERGY MINERALS Fri, 24 Mar 2017 00:00:00 +0200 446630 1489746579 1490306400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Proponents see glistening future in seabed mining, but environmentalists fret http://www.miningweekly.com/article/miners-see-glistening-future-in-seabed-mining-but-environmentalists-fret-2017-03-24 Megan van Wyngaardt MARINE MINING Fri, 24 Mar 2017 00:00:00 +0200 446509 1490162102 1490306400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000635492_resized_many.jpg 511 287 Nevsun finds more mineralisation at Eritrea-based Bisha, satellite deposits http://www.miningweekly.com/article/nevsun-finds-more-mineralisation-at-eritrea-based-bisha-satellite-deposits-2017-03-23 Henry Lazenby BASE METALS EXPLORATION Thu, 23 Mar 2017 18:46:00 +0200 447390 1490343572 1490287560 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000636237_resized_nevsunbisha.jpg Bisha, Eritrea 511 287 CoAL COO resigns http://www.miningweekly.com/article/coal-coo-resigns-2017-03-23 Anine Kilian COAL Thu, 23 Mar 2017 17:04:00 +0200 447389 1490346992 1490281440 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Gold mining operations need to transform into 'mines of the future' http://www.miningweekly.com/article/gold-mining-operations-need-to-transform-into-mines-of-the-future-2017-03-23 Natasha Odendaal GOLD Thu, 23 Mar 2017 16:34:00 +0200 447384 1490346441 1490279640 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000636231_resized_nickholland03171022duane.jpg Gold Fields CEO Nick Holland 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/68248_2017-03-24_wits_-_hd_web.mp423122123Gold Fields CEO Nick Holland discusses the need to move to mechanisation and adopt other technologies to improve mine productivity and safety. Video and editing: Nicholas Boyd. Gold Fields CEO Nick Holland discusses the need to move to mechanisation and adopt other technologies to improve mine productivity and safety. Video and editing: Nicholas Boyd. Paladin launches arbitration against Langer Heinrich JV partner http://www.miningweekly.com/article/paladin-launches-arbitration-against-langer-heinrich-jv-partner-2017-03-23 Megan van Wyngaardt URANIUM Thu, 23 Mar 2017 15:35:00 +0200 447370 1490280949 1490276100 99999999999 Riaan de Lange 0 0 Kibo Mining positions for power purchase agreement with the Tanzanian government http://www.miningweekly.com/article/kibo-mining-positions-for-power-purchase-agreement-with-the-tanzanian-government-2017-03-23 African News Agency ENERGY Thu, 23 Mar 2017 14:41:00 +0200 447339 1490277408 1490272860 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0