Mining Weekly | Asia http://www.miningweekly.com/page/asia Sun, 24 Mar 2019 17:42:27 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 India’s crude oil imports from Iran, Venezuela come under US pressure http://www.miningweekly.com/article/indias-crude-oil-imports-from-iran-venezuela-come-under-us-pressure-2019-03-22 Ajoy K Das OIL Fri, 22 Mar 2019 15:14:00 +0200 515015 1553261876 1553260440 99999999999 Mariaan Webb 0 0 Italy’s SME Ekoplant floats Indian subsidiary http://www.miningweekly.com/article/italys-sme-ekoplant-floats-indian-subsidiary-2019-03-22 Ajoy K Das MINING EQUIPMENT Fri, 22 Mar 2019 14:53:00 +0200 515011 1553260159 1553259180 99999999999 Mariaan Webb 0 0 Palladium rally is seen fading this year http://www.miningweekly.com/article/palladium-rally-is-seen-fading-this-year-2019-03-22 Bloomberg PALLADIUM Fri, 22 Mar 2019 09:59:00 +0200 514954 1553264477 1553241540 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000788738_resized_m75422.jpg 511 296 CIL told to ensure Indian power stations have 20 days coal supply http://www.miningweekly.com/article/cil-told-to-ensure-indian-power-stations-have-20-days-coal-supply-2019-03-20 Ajoy K Das COAL Wed, 20 Mar 2019 16:11:00 +0200 514852 1553093616 1553091060 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Indian consortium plans EV battery plant linked to overseas lithium acquisitions http://www.miningweekly.com/article/indian-consortium-plans-ev-battery-plant-linked-to-overseas-lithium-acquisitions-2019-03-20 Ajoy K Das LITHIUM Wed, 20 Mar 2019 10:52:00 +0200 514776 1553076176 1553071920 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Sumitomo says Ambatovy nickel plant shut for 2 weeks in February http://www.miningweekly.com/article/sumitomo-says-ambatovy-nickel-plant-shut-for-2-weeks-in-february-2019-03-20 Reuters BASE METALS Wed, 20 Mar 2019 08:49:00 +0200 514747 1553065151 1553064540 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Greenpeace opposes Eskom’s application to postpone air quality legislation compliance http://www.miningweekly.com/article/greenpeace-opposes-eskoms-application-to-postpone-air-quality-legislation-compliance-2019-03-19 Simone Liedtke ENVIRONMENT / ENERGY Tue, 19 Mar 2019 16:29:00 +0200 514730 1553006048 1553005740 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000788285_resized_laurimyllyvirtagreenpeace03191022dylan.jpg Greenpeace global air pollution unit lead analyst Lauri Myllyvirta 511 287 Palladium tops $1 600 as metal sets new highs on supply shortage http://www.miningweekly.com/article/palladium-tops-1-600-as-metal-sets-new-highs-on-supply-shortage-2019-03-19 Bloomberg PALLADIUM Tue, 19 Mar 2019 15:24:00 +0200 514710 1553004728 1553001840 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 Menar’s Canyon offers Eskom cheaper coal on open-book basis http://www.miningweekly.com/article/menars-canyon-offers-eskom-cheaper-coal-on-open-book-basis-2019-03-19 Martin Creamer COAL Tue, 19 Mar 2019 13:54:00 +0200 514692 1553245317 1552996440 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000788208_resized_vuslatbayoglu4menar03191022dylan.jpg Menar MD and Canyon Coal executive chairperson Vuslat Bayoğlu 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/77749_2010-03-18-menar_-_2.mp4128303564Menar MD and Canyon Coal executive chairperson Vuslat Bayoğlu talks to Mining Weekly Online’s Martin Creamer. Photos: Creamer Media’s Dylan Slater. Video: Nicholas Boyd Menar MD and Canyon Coal executive chairperson Vuslat Bayoğlu talks to Mining Weekly Online’s Martin Creamer. Photos: Creamer Media’s Dylan Slater. Video: Nicholas Boyd Bluebird raises funds for South Korean gold projects http://www.miningweekly.com/article/bluebird-raises-funds-for-south-korean-gold-projects-2019-03-18 Tasneem Bulbulia GOLD Mon, 18 Mar 2019 16:28:00 +0200 514602 1552919365 1552919280 99999999999 Mariaan Webb 0 0 Opec+ affirms commitment to oil cuts, defers decision to extend http://www.miningweekly.com/article/opec-affirms-commitment-to-oil-cuts-defers-decision-to-extend-2019-03-18 Bloomberg ENERGY Mon, 18 Mar 2019 14:19:00 +0200 514576 1552911740 1552911540 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 Kingsgate signs A$82m HoA with insurer http://www.miningweekly.com/article/kingsgate-signs-a82m-hoa-with-insurer-2019-03-18 Esmarie Iannucci CORPORATE ACTIVITY Mon, 18 Mar 2019 10:15:00 +0200 514527 1552912445 1552896900 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Pilbara and Posco to form South Korea downstream processing JV http://www.miningweekly.com/article/pilbara-and-posco-to-form-south-korea-downstream-processing-jv-2019-03-18 Esmarie Iannucci LITHIUM Mon, 18 Mar 2019 10:12:00 +0200 514524 1552912237 1552896720 99999999999 Mariaan Webb 0 0 India’s Shipping Ministry unveils guidelines of LNG FSRU at all major ports http://www.miningweekly.com/article/indias-shipping-ministry-unveils-guidelines-of-lng-fsru-at-all-major-ports-2019-03-15 Ajoy K Das OIL & GAS Fri, 15 Mar 2019 10:29:00 +0200 514389 1552638632 1552638540 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Huge demand for copper, cobalt, lithium and nickel in the offing as EV uptake increases http://www.miningweekly.com/article/huge-demand-for-copper-cobalt-lithium-and-nickel-in-the-offing-as-ev-uptake-increases-2019-03-15 Tracy Hancock BATTERY METALS Fri, 15 Mar 2019 08:00:00 +0200 514362 1552635149 1552629600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000787490_resized_metal.jpg 511 287 Vedanta to shut Namibian zinc refinery for five weeks http://www.miningweekly.com/article/vedanta-to-shut-namibian-zinc-refinery-for-five-weeks-2019-03-14 Reuters ZINC Thu, 14 Mar 2019 14:31:00 +0200 514299 1552566792 1552566660 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 2018 a year of ‘transformational’ growth, says B2Gold http://www.miningweekly.com/article/2018-a-year-of-transformational-growth-says-b2gold-2019-03-13 Simone Liedtke GOLD Wed, 13 Mar 2019 16:42:00 +0200 514192 1552488702 1552488120 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 China becomes world's biggest importer of rare earths - analysts http://www.miningweekly.com/article/china-becomes-worlds-biggest-importer-of-rare-earths---analysts-2019-03-13 Reuters RARE EARTHS Wed, 13 Mar 2019 15:27:00 +0200 514171 1552485065 1552483620 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Six foreign-controlled miners to start divestments in 'near future' - Indonesia http://www.miningweekly.com/article/six-foreign-controlled-miners-to-start-divestments-in-near-future---indonesia-2019-03-13 Reuters LEGISLATIVE ENVIRONMENT Wed, 13 Mar 2019 10:35:00 +0200 514106 1552466228 1552466100 1555106400 Reuters 0 0 Malaysia to keep bauxite mining on hold amid environmental impact studies http://www.miningweekly.com/article/malaysia-to-keep-bauxite-mining-on-hold-amid-environmental-impact-studies-2019-03-13 Reuters BAUXITE Wed, 13 Mar 2019 10:33:00 +0200 514105 1552466078 1552465980 1555106400 Reuters 0 0 Mayur signs offtake deal at Orokolo Bay http://www.miningweekly.com/article/mayur-signs-offtake-deal-at-orokolo-bay-2019-03-13 Esmarie Iannucci INDUSTRIAL SANDS Wed, 13 Mar 2019 10:30:00 +0200 514102 1552468378 1552465800 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 'No tomorrow' for many unless consumption falls – UN http://www.miningweekly.com/article/no-tomorrow-for-many-unless-consumption-falls-un-2019-03-13 Reuters ENVIRONMENT Wed, 13 Mar 2019 09:33:00 +0200 514078 1552462893 1552462380 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Eskom reform urgent to restore ferrochrome potential http://www.miningweekly.com/article/eskom-reform-urgent-to-restore-south-africas-ferrochrome-potential-2019-03-12 Martin Creamer CHROME AND FERROCHROME Tue, 12 Mar 2019 12:26:00 +0200 514024 1552398633 1552386360 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000786750_resized_chinasdominantroleinstainlesssteelmarket1022.jpg South African chrome underpins China's ferrochrome dominance. 511 287 Lydian UK, Canada notify Armenia of dispute http://www.miningweekly.com/article/lydian-uk-canada-notify-armenia-of-dispute-2019-03-11 Marleny Arnoldi GOLD Mon, 11 Mar 2019 16:31:00 +0200 513940 1552317287 1552314660 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Merafe declares record dividend on lower profit, higher output http://www.miningweekly.com/article/merafe-reports-lower-profit-on-higher-output-declares-record-dividend-2019-03-11 Martin Creamer CHROME AND FERROCHROME Mon, 11 Mar 2019 11:49:00 +0200 513878 1552315814 1552297740 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000786303_resized_zanelematlalaonlinepictops.jpeg Merafe CEO Zanele Matlala 511 287 India’s Coal Ministry cancels coal block auction http://www.miningweekly.com/article/india-coal-ministry-cancels-coal-block-auction-2019-03-11 Ajoy K Das COAL Mon, 11 Mar 2019 10:53:00 +0200 513867 1552295615 1552294380 99999999999 Esmarie Iannucci 0 0 Polish mining majors keen to develop Asia’s largest coal block http://www.miningweekly.com/article/polish-mining-majors-keen-to-develop-asias-largest-coal-block-2019-03-11 Ajoy K Das COAL Mon, 11 Mar 2019 10:51:00 +0200 513865 1552317207 1552294260 99999999999 Esmarie Iannucci 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000786281_resized_coalalphanaturalresourceswestvirginiausaugust2015bloomberg1022.jpg 511 287 Gindalbie flags major changes http://www.miningweekly.com/article/gindalbie-flags-major-changes-2019-03-11 Esmarie Iannucci CORPORATE ACTIVITY Mon, 11 Mar 2019 10:06:00 +0200 513848 1552291608 1552291560 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 IRC's K&S mine ramping up http://www.miningweekly.com/article/ircs-ks-mine-ramping-up-2019-03-08 Creamer Media Reporter GOLD Fri, 08 Mar 2019 15:58:00 +0200 513786 1552055511 1552053480 99999999999 Mariaan Webb 0 0 Tianqi Lithium to name 'fair, responsible' directors for SQM board http://www.miningweekly.com/article/tianqi-lithium-to-name-fair-responsible-directors-for-sqm-board-2019-03-08 Reuters LITHIUM Fri, 08 Mar 2019 14:38:00 +0200 513771 1552049219 1552048680 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Indonesia approves copper concentrate export allowances for Freeport, Amman Mineral http://www.miningweekly.com/article/indonesia-approves-copper-concentrate-export-allowances-for-freeport-amman-mineral-2019-03-08 Reuters COPPER Fri, 08 Mar 2019 14:17:00 +0200 513767 1552292834 1552047420 99999999999 elizabeth rebelo 0 0 Opinion: In the pursuit of gender equality http://www.miningweekly.com/article/opinion-in-the-pursuit-of-gender-equality-2019-03-08 Creamer Media Reporter GENDER EQUALITY Fri, 08 Mar 2019 08:00:00 +0200 513588 1551960091 1552024800 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000785652_resized_brucecleaver11706901022.jpg De Beers Group CEO Bruce Cleaver 511 287 Global gold-backed ETF holdings retreat in February – WGC http://www.miningweekly.com/article/global-gold-backed-etf-holdings-retreat-in-february-wgc-2019-03-07 Simone Liedtke GOLD Thu, 07 Mar 2019 16:45:00 +0200 513676 1551970000 1551969900 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Alrosa sees gradual recovery in smaller diamond market http://www.miningweekly.com/article/alrosa-sees-gradual-recovery-in-smaller-diamond-market-2019-03-07 Marleny Arnoldi DIAMONDS Thu, 07 Mar 2019 16:34:00 +0200 513673 1551969892 1551969240 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 RBPlat reopens UG2 shaft, creates UG2 access points at Styldrift http://www.miningweekly.com/article/rbplat-reopens-ug2-shaft-creates-ug2-access-points-at-styldrift-2019-03-06 Martin Creamer PLATINUM GROUP METALS Wed, 06 Mar 2019 14:34:00 +0200 513477 1552628484 1551875640 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000785395_resized_martincreamerstevephirirbplat03191022dylan.jpg RBPlat CEO Steve Phiri (right) and Martin Creamer 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/77591_2019-03-06_phiri_-_2.mp4102783394Royal Bafokeng Platinum CEO Steve Phiri talks to Mining Weekly Online’s Martin Creamer. Video: Nicholas Boyd. Video Editing: Christo Greyling. Royal Bafokeng Platinum CEO Steve Phiri talks to Mining Weekly Online’s Martin Creamer. Video: Nicholas Boyd. Video Editing: Christo Greyling. Govt support for platinum strategy encouraging – RBPlat http://www.miningweekly.com/article/govt-support-for-platinum-strategy-encouraging-rbplat-2019-03-06 Martin Creamer PLATINUM GROUP METALS Wed, 06 Mar 2019 12:02:00 +0200 513452 1551885533 1551866520 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000785360_resized_platinumoperations011022.jpg South Africa's platinum group metals mines 511 287 India’s Coal Ministry moves to get coal auction under way http://www.miningweekly.com/article/indias-coal-ministry-moves-to-get-coal-auction-under-way-2019-03-06 Ajoy K Das LEGISLATIVE ENVIRONMENT Wed, 06 Mar 2019 11:02:00 +0200 513444 1551864606 1551862920 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 India approves ‘first right to refusal’ to mineral reconnaissance permit holders http://www.miningweekly.com/article/india-approves-first-right-to-refusal-to-mineral-reconnaissance-permit-holders-2019-03-06 Ajoy K Das LEGISLATIVE ENVIRONMENT Wed, 06 Mar 2019 09:40:00 +0200 513405 1551858533 1551858000 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0