Mining Weekly | CSR http://www.miningweekly.com/page/csr Sat, 16 Dec 2017 23:37:56 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 AMCU laments ‘lack of consultation’ over Sibanye-Stillwater’s acquisition of Lonmin http://www.miningweekly.com/article/amcu-laments-lack-of-consultation-over-sibanye-stillwaters-acquisition-of-lonmin-2017-12-15 Dylan Slater PLATINUM Fri, 15 Dec 2017 11:25:00 +0200 474171 1513330868 1513329900 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Fast-paced developments at Prieska benefit all stakeholders http://www.miningweekly.com/article/fast-paced-developments-at-prieska-benefit-all-stakeholders-2017-12-15 Robyn Wilkinson TOP ZINC PROJECTS Fri, 15 Dec 2017 00:00:00 +0200 472877 1512994100 1513288800 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000696082_resized_orionprieskadrilling1120171022.jpg PROJECT ADVANCES Sixteen drill rigs are operating on site in a dual-focused drill programme that aims to confirm the extensive historical drilling database on the remaining mineralisation at Prieska 511 287 Diamonds body calls for ‘productive dialogue’ on Kimberley Process reform http://www.miningweekly.com/article/world-diamond-council-encourages-open-dialogue-reform-2017-12-15 Mia Breytenbach DIAMONDS Fri, 15 Dec 2017 00:00:00 +0200 473491 1512994101 1513288800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000697300_resized_roughdiamonds042016bloomberg10223.jpg EVOLUTION NEED Much remains to be done to evolve the efficiency of decision-making within the Kimberley Process 511 287 Small- and medium-scale operations punted as ‘the future’ of mining http://www.miningweekly.com/article/small-scale-mining-has-big-future-but-requires-formalisation-planning-2017-12-15 Mia Breytenbach SMALL-SCALE MINING Fri, 15 Dec 2017 00:00:00 +0200 473486 1512994101 1513288800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000697286_resized_artisinalgoldminersindrc1002627paulkapelussynergyglobal1022.jpg CLUSTERED AND FORMALISED Small operations could be clustered together geographically and assigned an engineer, a geologist and a health and safety officer to ensure safe operations 511 287 Workers at Chile's Quebrada Blanca mine set to strike http://www.miningweekly.com/article/workers-at-chiles-quebrada-blanca-mine-set-to-strike-2017-12-13 Reuters COPPER STRIKE Wed, 13 Dec 2017 02:54:00 +0200 473833 1513126638 1513126440 1515708000 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Crucial for commodity countries to build economic resilience – Unctad http://www.miningweekly.com/article/unctad-commodities-report-2017-12-11 Martin Creamer COMMODITIES Mon, 11 Dec 2017 19:00:00 +0200 473666 1513153946 1513011600 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000697729_resized_stefancsordasonlinepic.jpeg United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (Unctad) economic affairs officer Stefan Csordas 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/72325_2018-12-01_unctad_-_hd_web.mp441790421Unctad’s Stefan Csordas discusses commodities report with Mining Weekly Online’s Martin Creamer. Video: Nicholas Boyd. Video Editing: Lionel de Silva. Unctad’s Stefan Csordas discusses commodities report with Mining Weekly Online’s Martin Creamer. Video: Nicholas Boyd. Video Editing: Lionel de Silva. Cyril Ramaphosa calls for mining sector action http://www.miningweekly.com/article/cyril-ramaphosa-calls-for-mining-sector-action-2017-12-11 Martin Creamer LEGISLATIVE ENVIRONMENT Mon, 11 Dec 2017 16:23:00 +0200 473665 1513343570 1513002180 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000697726_resized_cyrilramaphosascienceforum201710221.jpg Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa 511 287 Environmental permit bodes well for project financing http://www.miningweekly.com/article/environmental-permit-bodes-well-for-project-financing-2017-11-08 Nica Schreuder Corporate Social Responsibility Fri, 08 Dec 2017 00:00:00 +0200 471907 1512454254 1512684000 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 South Africa urged to go back to basics to avoid mining’s demise http://www.miningweekly.com/article/south-africa-urged-to-go-back-to-basics-to-avoid-mining-industrys-demise-2017-12-08 Mia Breytenbach SOUTH AFRICAN MINING Fri, 08 Dec 2017 00:00:00 +0200 472825 1512454256 1512684000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000695903_resized_profcawood1022.jpg PROFESSOR FRED CAWOOD South Africa should embrace mining 511 287 Harmony Gold spells out value of Moab investment http://www.miningweekly.com/article/harmony-gold-spells-out-plus-of-moab-investment-2017-12-06 Martin Creamer GOLD Wed, 06 Dec 2017 08:57:00 +0200 473219 1512569497 1512543420 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000696635_resized_petersteenkamponlinepic.jpeg Harmony Gold CEO Peter Steenkamp 511 287 Chile cenbank maintains growth forecast for 2018 http://www.miningweekly.com/article/chile-cenbank-maintains-growth-forecast-for-2018-2017-12-04 Reuters CHILE ECONOMY Mon, 04 Dec 2017 23:32:00 +0200 473036 1512423252 1512423120 1515016800 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Change or lose another 100 000 mining jobs – Cutifani http://www.miningweekly.com/article/change-or-lose-another-100-000-mining-jobs-cutifani-2017-12-04 Martin Creamer LEGISLATIVE ENVIRONMENT Mon, 04 Dec 2017 15:23:00 +0200 473003 1512675527 1512393780 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000696234_resized_markcutifanionlineuse.jpg Anglo American CEO Mark Cutifani 511 287 Canada court backs need to consult aboriginals on projects http://www.miningweekly.com/article/canada-court-backs-need-to-consult-aboriginals-on-projects-2017-12-02 Reuters ABORIGINAL CONSULTATION Sat, 02 Dec 2017 02:30:00 +0200 472896 1512174755 1512174600 1514757600 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Cobalt’s dramatic demand bump gives rise to novel investment vehicle http://www.miningweekly.com/article/cobalts-dramatic-demand-bump-gives-rise-to-novel-investment-vehicle-2017-12-01 Henry Lazenby COBALT Fri, 01 Dec 2017 08:00:00 +0200 472771 1512116698 1512108000 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000695801_resized_electricvehicle41022.jpg 511 287 Electric vehicle revolution a rare investment opportunity as metals demand spikes http://www.miningweekly.com/article/ev-revolution-extremely-rare-investment-opportunity-as-metals-demand-spikes-2017-12-01 Henry Lazenby ENERGY METALS Fri, 01 Dec 2017 00:00:00 +0200 471847 1511856326 1512079200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000694894_resized_exceeding.jpg 511 287 Small-scale mining has big future but requires formalisation, planning http://www.miningweekly.com/article/small-scale-mining-has-big-future-but-requires-formalisation-planning-2017-11-29 Mia Breytenbach SMALL-SCALE MINING Wed, 29 Nov 2017 16:21:00 +0200 472594 1511968612 1511965260 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000695325_resized_illegalgoldmining1022reuters.jpg 511 287 Lupaka kicks off Invicta PEA http://www.miningweekly.com/article/lupaka-kicks-off-invicta-pea-2017-11-29 Henry Lazenby PEA STUDY Wed, 29 Nov 2017 03:20:00 +0200 472460 1511943082 1511918400 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 IDC outlines actions for mining industry to inch closer to success http://www.miningweekly.com/article/idc-outlines-actions-for-mining-industry-to-inch-closer-to-success-2017-11-28 Mia Breytenbach BEST PRACTICE Tue, 28 Nov 2017 16:57:00 +0200 472455 1511882708 1511881020 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 Four NGOs file federal suit to overturn Hudbay’s Rosemont Forest Service RoD http://www.miningweekly.com/article/four-ngos-file-federal-suit-to-overturn-hudbays-rosemont-forest-service-rod-2017-11-28 Henry Lazenby COPPER DEVELOPMENT Tue, 28 Nov 2017 01:51:00 +0200 472352 1511858620 1511826660 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000694806_resized_hudbaymineralsrosemontprojectarizonanov20171022.jpg 511 287 De Beers’ Voorspoed diamond mine on market http://www.miningweekly.com/article/de-beers-voorspoed-diamond-mine-on-market-2017-11-27 Martin Creamer DIAMONDS Mon, 27 Nov 2017 14:56:00 +0200 472321 1511791540 1511787360 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000694764_resized_voorspoeddiamondmine1.jpeg Voorspoed Diamond Mine in Kroonstad, Free State. 511 287 Charter focuses on jobs, economic and social benefits for the Pilbara http://www.miningweekly.com/article/charter-focuses-on-jobs-economic-and-social-benefits-for-the-pilbara-2017-11-26 Creamer Media Reporter MINING & THE COMMUNITY Sun, 26 Nov 2017 21:59:00 +0200 472227 1511726430 1511726340 99999999999 Mariaan Webb 0 0 Consulting industry evolves despite current challenges http://www.miningweekly.com/article/consulting-industry-evolves-despite-current-challenges-2017-11-24 Marleny Arnoldi Corporate Social Responsibility Fri, 24 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0200 470455 1511247644 1511474400 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000690726_resized_visreddysrk1304020171022.jpg VIS REDDY The involvement of consultants in operational work on mines tends to detract from the more specialised focus that consultants should have 511 287 Torex sets El Limon Guajes record straight as rival unions clash http://www.miningweekly.com/article/torex-sets-el-limon-guajes-record-straight-as-rival-unions-clash-2017-11-22 Henry Lazenby UNION DISPUTE Wed, 22 Nov 2017 19:48:00 +0200 471980 1511425858 1511372880 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 Mining contributes A$55bn to Qld economy in 2016/17 http://www.miningweekly.com/article/mining-contributes-a55bn-to-qld-economy-in-201617-2017-11-21 Mia Breytenbach QUEENSLAND MINING Tue, 21 Nov 2017 10:44:00 +0200 471749 1511254164 1511253840 99999999999 Mariaan Webb 0 0 Exxaro eases BEE scheme replacement concerns http://www.miningweekly.com/article/exxaro-eases-bee-scheme-replacement-concerns-2017-11-20 Natasha Odendaal BEE Mon, 20 Nov 2017 16:30:00 +0200 471666 1511188763 1511188200 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Glencore CFO to assist Katanga in strengthening its corporate governance http://www.miningweekly.com/article/glencore-cfo-to-assist-katanga-in-strengthening-its-corporate-governance-2017-11-20 Natasha Odendaal CORPORATE ACTIVITY Mon, 20 Nov 2017 16:19:00 +0200 471664 1511188789 1511187540 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000693373_resized_stevekalmin1022.jpg Glencore CFO Steve Kalmin 511 287 Need for collaboration in CSR initiatives emphasised http://www.miningweekly.com/article/mining-industry-should-review-business-models-csr-collaboration-dmr-2017-11-17 Mia Breytenbach CORPORATE SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY Fri, 17 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0200 470603 1510643481 1510869600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Lily mine remains in limbo, parties need to get together – Solidarity http://www.miningweekly.com/article/lily-mine-remains-in-limbo-parties-need-to-get-together-solidarity-2017-11-15 Natasha Odendaal LABOUR Wed, 15 Nov 2017 14:36:00 +0200 471222 1510750066 1510749360 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Better regulations needed to prevent tailings dam failures – UNEP http://www.miningweekly.com/article/better-regulations-need-to-prevent-tailings-dam-failures-unep-2017-11-15 Megan van Wyngaardt ENVIRONMENTAL Wed, 15 Nov 2017 11:26:00 +0200 471169 1510750113 1510737960 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000692326_resized_ashelltailingspondattheirtarsandsoperationsnearfortmcmurrayalbertashellisoneofthelargestproducersofcrudeoilinnorthernalberta.jpg 511 287 Alberta creates C$40m worker support fund as coal phase-out deadlines loom http://www.miningweekly.com/article/alberta-creates-c40m-worker-support-fund-as-coal-phase-out-deadlines-loom-2017-11-11 Henry Lazenby COAL PHASE-OUT Sat, 11 Nov 2017 01:40:00 +0200 470741 1510564497 1510357200 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000691230_resized_burningcoalreuters.jpg 511 287 Camborne School of Mines pioneers ‘Fairtrade’ model for ethically, sustainably resourced ... http://www.miningweekly.com/article/camborne-school-of-mines-pioneers-fairtrade-model-for-ethically-sustainably-resourced-raw-materials-2017-11-10 Henry Lazenby RARE EARTHS Fri, 10 Nov 2017 22:19:00 +0200 470738 1510565574 1510345140 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000691224_resized_molycorprareearthsreuters1022.jpg 511 287 New Alliance to ensure responsible cobalt supply from Africa http://www.miningweekly.com/article/new-alliance-to-ensure-responsible-cobalt-supply-from-africa-2017-11-10 Robyn Wilkinson Corporate Social Responsibility Fri, 10 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0200 468878 1510037545 1510264800 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000687414_resized_ergmetalkolrtrdrc1020171022.jpg CONFLICT-FREE OPERATION ERG’s Metalkol Roan Tailings Reclamation project will supply 14 000 t/y of responsibly mined cobalt to the global market in 2018 511 287 In-house focus ensures continued growth http://www.miningweekly.com/article/in-house-focus-ensures-continued-growth-2017-11-10 Robyn Wilkinson Corporate Social Responsibility Fri, 10 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0200 468618 1510037545 1510264800 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000686828_resized_afrimatcapelimeoperationvredendal1020171022.jpg A FORGOTTEN TREASURE CLC Builders Lime produced at Afrimat’s Cape Lime business, in the Western Cape, has been identified as a marketing priority 511 287 Room to improve stakeholder collaboration in African mining http://www.miningweekly.com/article/room-to-improve-stakeholder-collaboration-in-african-mining-2017-11-10 Robyn Wilkinson Corporate Social Responsibility Fri, 10 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0200 468616 1510037546 1510264800 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000687846_resized_mineworkersbloombergmininginafrica1020171022.jpg MORE THAN MINING Mining companies must take the time to interact with the people affected by their operations 511 287 Voorspoed mine cohosts study camp for matric students http://www.miningweekly.com/article/voorspoed-mine-committed-to-improving-learners-performance-2017-11-10 Nadine James Corporate Social Responsibility Fri, 10 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0200 469881 1510037546 1510264800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Irish heavy mineral sands miner plans to expand its Mozambique operation http://www.miningweekly.com/article/irish-heavy-minerals-sands-miner-plans-to-enlarge-its-mozambican-operation-2017-11-10 Keith Campbell Heavy mineral sands Fri, 10 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0200 469913 1510037546 1510264800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 AEL Mining Services launches rock-breaking technology chair at University of Pretoria http://www.miningweekly.com/article/ael-mining-services-up-launch-partnership-to-pioneer-mining-expertise-2017-11-10 Mia Breytenbach MINING EXPLOSIVES Fri, 10 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0200 469878 1510303317 1510264800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000689649_resized_miningaelminingblast1020171022.jpg CHAIRED PROJECT The first project from AEL Mining Services Chair in Innovative Rock Breaking Technology will be to determine safe blast-clearance radii for blasting 511 287 Mining industry should review business models, CSR collaboration – DMR http://www.miningweekly.com/article/mining-industry-should-review-business-models-csr-collaboration-dmr-2017-11-07 Mia Breytenbach CORPORATE SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY Tue, 07 Nov 2017 17:17:00 +0200 470212 1510068787 1510067820 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0