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DIVERSIFIED MINERS

Savannah’s exploration projects dent bottom line, but boost prospects

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Aim-listed Savannah Resources says its operating loss of £630 877 for the six months ended June 30 reflects the increased pace of operational activities around the company's prospective copper and heavy mineral sands projects, in Oman and...
12th September 2014
 
 
MINING MILIEU

Canada needs to act now to retain global mining leadership – MAC

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In the face of an increasingly competitive global environment, the Mining Association of Canada (MAC) on Thursday called on all stakeholders in the country’s mining sector to act to ensure that Canada maintained its position as a global mining...
12th September 2014
 
 
BASE METALS

Construction of new Zambia copper mine to start in early 2016

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The merger of ASX-listed companies Blackthorn Resources and Intrepid Mines is expected to commence construction of the Kitumba copper project, in Zambia, in the first half of 2016 after the completion of a definitive feasibility study.
12th September 2014
 
 
DIVERSIFIED MINERS

Platinum, iron-ore, manganese boost ARM’s earnings

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PATRICE MOTSEPE
African Rainbow Minerals’ results highlights the benefit of being a company with such a diverse asset portfolio
The headline earnings of black-controlled JSE-listed African Rainbow Minerals (ARM) increased 10% to R4.11-billion for the year ended June 30, the diversified mining company reported last week.
12th September 2014
 
 
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Wits business school to hold course on technical, financial evaluation of mineral projects

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DENNIS BUCHANAN The TechFin course, which is limited to 25 delegates, has been running up to twice a year for almost a decade and is consistently over-subscribed A five-day ‘Technical and Financial Evaluation of Mineral Projects’ (TechFin) course aimed at professionals involved in mining finance and the evaluation of mining projects will be held between 15 and 19 September at Wits Business School – the...
12th September 2014
 
 
ECONOMY

SA, Australia talk mining, ocean economy

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International Relations and Cooperation Minister Maite Nkoana-Mashabane South Africa and Australia have committed to advance each other’s common interests, while unleashing mutual economic opportunities. This emerged after bilateral consultations between International Relations and Cooperation Minister Maite...
11th September 2014
 
 
DIVERSIFIED MINERS

S Africa July mining output down 7.7% y/y

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South Africa’s mining production decreased 7.7% year-on-year in July, with the platinum-group metals (PGMs), copper, gold and diamond sectors recording the largest negative growth rates.  According to the latest data released by Statistics South...
11th September 2014
 
 
MINERAL SANDS

Gunson expands foothold in Tanzania

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ASX-listed junior Gunson Resources has moved to increase its mineral sands landholding in Tanzania in a A$2.5-million acquisition of unlisted Strandline Resources. Under the terms of the transaction, Gunson would issue 166.67-million of its own...
11th September 2014
 
 
 
 
 
 
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