Mining Weekly | Australasia Home http://www.miningweekly.com/page/australasia-home Tue, 25 Apr 2017 02:59:03 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Chevron’s A$340m tax bill appeal in Australia dismissed http://www.miningweekly.com/article/chevrons-a340m-tax-bill-appeal-in-australia-dismissed-2017-04-24 Esmarie Swanepoel AUSTRALIAN TAX Mon, 24 Apr 2017 09:34:00 +0200 450325 1493037151 1493019240 99999999999 Mariaan Webb 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000644092_resized_wheatstonechevron240420171022.jpg 511 287 Saracen revises terms for Bundarra buy http://www.miningweekly.com/article/saracen-revises-terms-for-bundarra-buy-2017-04-24 Esmarie Swanepoel CORPORATE ACTIVITY Mon, 24 Apr 2017 09:30:00 +0200 450324 1493036980 1493019000 99999999999 Mariaan Webb 0 0 Anglo American achieves strong Q1 operational performance http://www.miningweekly.com/article/anglo-american-reports-strong-q1-operational-performance-2017-04-24 Megan van Wyngaardt DIVERSIFIED MINERS Mon, 24 Apr 2017 11:36:00 +0200 450358 1493044000 1493026560 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000644207_resized_markcutifani02141022.jpg CEO Mark Cutifani 511 287 Syndicated sells Barbara copper project to JV partner http://www.miningweekly.com/article/syndicated-sells-off-barbara-to-jv-partner-2017-04-24 Esmarie Swanepoel COPPER Mon, 24 Apr 2017 09:15:00 +0200 450320 1493036626 1493018100 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Tanzanian graphite project proves positive for Black Rock http://www.miningweekly.com/article/tanzanian-graphite-project-proves-positive-for-black-rock-2017-04-24 Esmarie Swanepoel GRAPHITE Mon, 24 Apr 2017 09:13:00 +0200 450319 1493035991 1493017980 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Kingsrose production up by 88% http://www.miningweekly.com/article/kingsrose-production-up-by-88-2017-04-24 Esmarie Swanepoel GOLD Mon, 24 Apr 2017 09:08:00 +0200 450317 1493020193 1493017680 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Syrah awards logistics contract to Grindrod http://www.miningweekly.com/article/syrah-signs-logistics-contract-at-balama-2017-04-24 Esmarie Swanepoel MINING SERVICES Mon, 24 Apr 2017 09:12:00 +0200 450318 1493035779 1493017920 99999999999 Mariaan Webb 0 0 Gold and bullion miners tumble as French vote cuts haven demand http://www.miningweekly.com/article/gold-slides-with-french-tensions-as-macron-becomes-front-runner-2017-04-24 Bloomberg GOLD Mon, 24 Apr 2017 15:13:00 +0200 450321 1493040352 1493039580 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000644069_resized_goldbloomberg417.jpg 511 287 NLC puts overseas acquisitions on the backburner after acquiring domestic coal blocks http://www.miningweekly.com/article/nlc-puts-overseas-acquisitions-on-the-backburner-after-acquiring-domestic-coal-blocks-2017-04-24 Ajoy K Das COAL Mon, 24 Apr 2017 11:05:00 +0200 450354 1493031818 1493024700 99999999999 Mariaan Webb 0 0 Japan steelmakers scramble for coking coal to make up Debbie losses http://www.miningweekly.com/article/japan-steelmakers-scramble-for-coking-coal-to-make-up-debbie-losses-2017-04-24 Reuters COAL Mon, 24 Apr 2017 09:38:00 +0200 450330 1493038799 1493019480 1495576800 Reuters 0 0 Freeport collects export permit after Pence visit http://www.miningweekly.com/article/freeport-collects-export-permit-after-pence-visit-2017-04-23 Reuters BASE METALS Sun, 23 Apr 2017 12:12:00 +0200 450301 1492942815 1492942320 1495490400 Reuters 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000643982_resized_usvpmikepenceandindonesianpresidentjokowidodoreuters0417.jpg US Vice President Mike Pence and Indonesian President Joko Widodo 511 287 Metanor gains Kirkland Lake as strategic investor as it closes $8.85m placement http://www.miningweekly.com/article/metanor-gains-kirkland-lake-as-strategic-investor-as-it-closes-885m-placement-2017-04-24 Mariaan Webb CAPITAL RAISING Mon, 24 Apr 2017 16:45:00 +0200 450418 1493045202 1493045100 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Jan Nelson heading up copper explorer http://www.miningweekly.com/article/jan-nelson-heading-up-copper-explorer-2017-04-24 Mariaan Webb MANAGEMENT CHANGES Mon, 24 Apr 2017 16:27:00 +0200 450414 1493045019 1493044020 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Competition Commission approves buyout of ASA Metals' ferrochrome production assets http://www.miningweekly.com/article/competition-commission-approves-asa-metals-newco-merger-2017-04-24 Megan van Wyngaardt FERROCHROME Mon, 24 Apr 2017 15:56:00 +0200 450408 1493045046 1493042160 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Diamond production at Petra’s operations flat during rainy season http://www.miningweekly.com/article/diamond-production-at-petras-operations-flat-during-rainy-season-2017-04-24 Megan van Wyngaardt DIAMONDS Mon, 24 Apr 2017 15:10:00 +0200 450397 1493041897 1493039400 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Hummingbird’s Yanfolila gearing up for production http://www.miningweekly.com/article/hummingbirds-yanfolila-gearing-up-for-production-2017-04-24 Anine Kilian GOLD Mon, 24 Apr 2017 15:03:00 +0200 450396 1493040975 1493038980 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Congo nears Eskom power-supply contract to boost copper output http://www.miningweekly.com/article/congo-nears-eskom-power-supply-contract-to-boost-copper-output-2017-04-24 Bloomberg COPPER Mon, 24 Apr 2017 14:11:00 +0200 450380 1493038354 1493035860 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 De Beers achieves 8% y/y increase in Q1 diamond output http://www.miningweekly.com/article/de-beers-achieves-8-yy-increase-in-q1-diamond-output-2017-04-24 Megan van Wyngaardt DIAMONDS Mon, 24 Apr 2017 11:49:00 +0200 450359 1493028306 1493027340 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Amplats’ Q1 output up 1% y/y http://www.miningweekly.com/article/amplats-q1-output-up-1-yy-2017-04-24 Anine Kilian PLATINUM Mon, 24 Apr 2017 10:48:00 +0200 450348 1493040810 1493023680 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Improved mine productivity drives Sishen's Q1 production up 31% http://www.miningweekly.com/article/kumbas-sishen-mine-lifts-q1-output-by-31-yy-2017-04-24 Anine Kilian IRON-ORE Mon, 24 Apr 2017 10:21:00 +0200 450339 1493046233 1493022060 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Japan steel industry head says concerned at Trump 'protectionism' http://www.miningweekly.com/article/japan-steel-industry-head-says-concerned-at-trump-protectionism-2017-04-24 Reuters STEEL Mon, 24 Apr 2017 09:45:00 +0200 450328 1493038949 1493019900 1495576800 Reuters 0 0 Tongon permit review confirms opportunities to extend mine life http://www.miningweekly.com/article/tongon-permit-review-confirms-opportunities-to-extend-mine-life-2017-04-24 David Oliveira GOLD Mon, 24 Apr 2017 09:24:00 +0200 450323 1493020905 1493018640 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000644078_resized_markbristow10714duane1022.jpg Randgold Resources CEO Mark Bristow 511 287 Trump's infrastructure plan a boon for iron-ore, says Australia's Cormann http://www.miningweekly.com/article/trumps-infrastructure-plan-a-boon-for-iron-ore-says-australias-cormann-2017-04-23 Bloomberg IRON-ORE Sun, 23 Apr 2017 12:20:00 +0200 450302 1492943163 1492942800 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000643984_resized_ironorebloomberg0417.jpg 511 287 Tegeta coal prepayment not a loan says Eskom http://www.miningweekly.com/article/tegeta-coal-prepayment-not-a-loan-says-eskom-2017-04-22 News24Wire COAL Sat, 22 Apr 2017 15:22:00 +0200 450322 1493018727 1492867320 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 Chamberlain chosen as LME chief with mandate to reform http://www.miningweekly.com/article/chamberlain-chosen-as-lme-chief-with-mandate-to-reform-2017-04-22 Reuters LME Sat, 22 Apr 2017 00:59:00 +0200 450300 1492815751 1492815540 1495317600 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Argentina mulls $500m safety plan for Barrick's Veladero mine http://www.miningweekly.com/article/argentina-mulls-500m-safety-plan-for-barricks-veladero-mine-2017-04-22 Reuters GOLD Sat, 22 Apr 2017 00:57:00 +0200 450299 1492815546 1492815420 1495317600 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Conflict-free cobalt to remain industry question, opportunity as DRC dominates supply http://www.miningweekly.com/article/conflict-free-cobalt-to-remain-industry-question-mark-opportunity-as-drc-dominates-supply-2017-04-22 Henry Lazenby COBALT Sat, 22 Apr 2017 00:53:00 +0200 450298 1493024421 1492815180 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Strengthening fundamentals continue to bolster ‘new age’ metals outlook http://www.miningweekly.com/article/strengthening-fundamentals-continue-to-bolster-new-age-metals-outlook-2017-04-22 Henry Lazenby ENERGY METALS Sat, 22 Apr 2017 00:09:00 +0200 450297 1493024062 1492812540 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000643979_resized_electricvehiclescharginglithiumreuters1022.jpg 511 287 Rockwell seeks move to TSX-V listing http://www.miningweekly.com/article/rockwell-seeks-move-to-tsx-v-listing-2017-04-21 Megan van Wyngaardt DIAMONDS Fri, 21 Apr 2017 16:47:00 +0200 450295 1492786128 1492786020 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 South Africa's Sibanye declares war on illegal gold miners http://www.miningweekly.com/article/south-africas-sibanye-declares-war-on-illegal-gold-miners-2017-04-21 Reuters ILLEGAL MINING Fri, 21 Apr 2017 16:32:00 +0200 450292 1492813153 1492785120 1495317600 Reuters 0 0 DMR to brief Western Cape communities on shale gas development http://www.miningweekly.com/article/dmr-to-brief-western-cape-communities-on-shale-gas-development-2017-04-21 Megan van Wyngaardt OIL & GAS Fri, 21 Apr 2017 16:17:00 +0200 450287 1492785120 1492784220 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Diamond miners have India in sight with Real is Rare slogan http://www.miningweekly.com/article/diamond-miners-have-india-in-sight-with-real-is-rare-slogan-2017-04-21 Reuters DIAMONDS Fri, 21 Apr 2017 15:58:00 +0200 450284 1492783276 1492783080 1495317600 Reuters 0 0 Vedanta's Black Mountain Mining sets up 7-year Esop http://www.miningweekly.com/article/vedantas-black-mountain-mining-sets-up-7-year-esop-2017-04-21 Megan van Wyngaardt DIVERSIFIED MINERS Fri, 21 Apr 2017 15:29:00 +0200 450280 1492784844 1492781340 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 AfDB to review development of Senegalese power plant after complaints http://www.miningweekly.com/article/afdb-to-review-development-of-senegalese-power-plant-after-complaints-2017-04-21 Megan van Wyngaardt ELECTRICITY Fri, 21 Apr 2017 14:03:00 +0200 450261 1492777838 1492776180 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Armadale receives encouraging results for graphite project http://www.miningweekly.com/article/armadale-receives-encouraging-results-for-graphite-project-2017-04-21 Megan van Wyngaardt GRAPHITE Fri, 21 Apr 2017 14:01:00 +0200 450260 1492777633 1492776060 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Shanta reports higher Q1 production, improved margins http://www.miningweekly.com/article/shanta-reports-higher-q1-production-improved-margins-2017-04-21 Mia Breytenbach GOLD Fri, 21 Apr 2017 12:41:00 +0200 450259 1492771785 1492771260 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 BMI expects gradual price recovery for industrial metals http://www.miningweekly.com/article/bmi-expects-gradual-price-recovery-for-industrial-metals-2017-04-21 Megan van Wyngaardt METALS Fri, 21 Apr 2017 11:44:00 +0200 450239 1492771783 1492767840 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Reservations expressed about India’s proposed rules for commercial coal mining auctions http://www.miningweekly.com/article/reservations-expressed-about-indias-proposed-rules-for-commercial-coal-mining-auctions-2017-04-21 Ajoy K Das COAL Fri, 21 Apr 2017 11:31:00 +0200 450236 1492769568 1492767060 99999999999 Mariaan Webb 0 0