Mining Weekly | Exploration http://www.miningweekly.com/page/exploration Sat, 18 Nov 2017 07:46:36 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Sampling confirms lithium in Namibia – Montero http://www.miningweekly.com/article/sampling-confirms-lithium-in-namibia-montero-2017-11-17 Martin Creamer LITHIUM Fri, 17 Nov 2017 15:57:00 +0200 471553 1510930319 1510927020 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000693124_resized_peoplementerominingceotonyharwood0420161022.jpg Montero CEO Dr Tony Harwood 511 287 Venturex raises A$4m from investors http://www.miningweekly.com/article/ventures-raises-a4m-from-investors-2017-11-17 Esmarie Swanepoel CAPITAL RAISE Fri, 17 Nov 2017 09:21:00 +0200 471484 1510906901 1510903260 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Barra raises cash for Mt Thirsty http://www.miningweekly.com/article/barra-raises-cash-for-mt-thirsty-2017-11-17 Esmarie Swanepoel CAPITAL RAISE Fri, 17 Nov 2017 08:47:00 +0200 471472 1510906211 1510901220 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Argentina Lithium embarks on 10 000 m drill campaign; open to more acquisitions http://www.miningweekly.com/article/argentina-lithium-embarks-on-10-000-m-drill-campaign-open-to-more-acquisitions-2017-11-17 Henry Lazenby LITHIUM EXPLORATION Fri, 17 Nov 2017 02:57:00 +0200 471444 1510902879 1510880220 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000693008_resized_img2231.jpg Argentina Lithium president and CEO Nikolaos Cacos 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/71984_2017-11-17_argentinalithium_-_hd_web.mp445230286Argentina Lithium president and CEO Nikolaos Cacos discusses the company’s new 10 000 m exploration drilling campaign spread over its two main lithium assets, in Argentina. Video: Henry Lazenby; Editing: Lionel da Silva. Argentina Lithium president and CEO Nikolaos Cacos discusses the company’s new 10 000 m exploration drilling campaign spread over its two main lithium assets, in Argentina. Video: Henry Lazenby; Editing: Lionel da Silva. Regulatory uncertainty results in inability to comply http://www.miningweekly.com/article/regulatory-uncertainty-results-in-inability-to-comply-2017-11-17 Nadine James Exploration Fri, 17 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0200 469804 1510643480 1510869600 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000689587_resized_leentiesmitcenviro1022.jpg LEENTIE SMIT Financial guarantee solutions allow mining clients to fund the mining rehabilitation liability over a period that takes into consideration life-of-mine 511 287 Consultancy looks to reduce cost of complying with new regulations http://www.miningweekly.com/article/consultancy-looks-to-reduce-cost-of-complying-with-new-regulations-2017-11-02 Nadine James Exploration Fri, 17 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0200 469857 1510643480 1510869600 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000689659_resized_carltonvilleminetaken2014m1331641bloomberg1022jpg.jpeg RECLAIMED BY NATURE The new, stricter regulations are likely owing to the Department of Mineral Resources being responsible for the rehabilitation close to 6 000 abandoned mines 511 287 Financial provisioning regulations a game changer – law firm http://www.miningweekly.com/article/financial-provisioning-regulations-a-game-changer-law-firm-2017-11-17 Nadine James Exploration Fri, 17 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0200 469673 1510643480 1510869600 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000689590_resized_garynrapsonhires1022.jpg GARYN RAPSON The new laws have changed the rules surrounding mine closure in fundamental ways 511 287 'A good number of investors' considering countries offering better return-on-investment ... http://www.miningweekly.com/article/sa-mining-policy-resulting-in-investment-uncertainty-driving-away-capital-2017-11-17 Dylan Slater MINING INVESTMENT Fri, 17 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0200 470572 1510646394 1510869600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000690934_resized_paulmiller610220515duane.jpg PAUL MILLER A significant volume of additional capital needs to be earmarked for every new mining project to account for risk associated with policy uncertainty 511 287 Mkango shares jump on Talaxis investments http://www.miningweekly.com/article/mkango-shares-jump-on-talaxis-investments-2017-11-16 Natasha Odendaal MERGERS & ACQUISITIONS Thu, 16 Nov 2017 16:30:00 +0200 471439 1510843265 1510842600 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000692890_resized_rareearths1022bloomberg.jpg 511 287 Orion initiates hitech regional exploration in Northern Cape http://www.miningweekly.com/article/orion-initiates-hitech-regional-exploration-in-northern-cape-2017-11-16 Martin Creamer ZINC AND COPPER Thu, 16 Nov 2017 12:15:00 +0200 471365 1510841173 1510827300 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000692695_resized_orionpic1022.jpg A SkyTEM survey operation. 511 287 Cazaly changes focus at Mt Venn http://www.miningweekly.com/article/cazaly-changes-focus-at-mt-venn-2017-11-16 Esmarie Swanepoel EXPLORATION Thu, 16 Nov 2017 08:49:00 +0200 471331 1510820964 1510814940 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 GoviEx Uranium granted exploration permit for Agaliouk tenement http://www.miningweekly.com/article/goviex-uranium-granted-exploration-permit-for-agaliouk-tenement-2017-11-15 Creamer Media Reporter EXPLORATION Wed, 15 Nov 2017 15:38:00 +0200 471270 1510754017 1510753080 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Walkabout buys Lonmin’s Northern Ireland exploration portfolio http://www.miningweekly.com/article/walkabout-buys-lonmins-northern-ireland-exploration-portfolio-2017-11-15 Esmarie Swanepoel GOLD/LITHIUM Wed, 15 Nov 2017 09:32:00 +0200 471112 1510741367 1510731120 99999999999 Mariaan Webb 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000692217_resized_explorationbloomberg102220022017.jpg 511 287 Liontown to drill Kathleen Valley http://www.miningweekly.com/article/liontown-to-drill-kathleen-valley-2017-11-15 Esmarie Swanepoel EXPLORATION Wed, 15 Nov 2017 08:43:00 +0200 471084 1510740995 1510728180 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Trek raises cash, acquires Arunta project http://www.miningweekly.com/article/trek-raises-cash-acquires-arunta-project-2017-11-15 Esmarie Swanepoel BASE METALS Wed, 15 Nov 2017 08:31:00 +0200 471077 1510740824 1510727460 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Gowest aims to unlock refractory gold potential of legendary Timmins Camp http://www.miningweekly.com/article/gowest-aims-to-unlock-refractory-gold-potential-of-legendary-timmins-camp-2017-11-14 Henry Lazenby GOLD DEVELOPMENT Tue, 14 Nov 2017 23:56:00 +0200 471064 1510738152 1510696560 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000692119_resized_gowestgoldnorthtimminsgoldprojectontario1022nov2017.jpg Construction underway at Gowest Gold's North Timmins gold project, in Ontario 511 287 Brazil-focused Serabi to bolt-on Anfield’s Coringa gold project for $22m http://www.miningweekly.com/article/brazil-focused-serabi-to-bolt-on-anfields-coringa-gold-project-for-22m-2017-11-14 Henry Lazenby GOLD M&A Tue, 14 Nov 2017 19:09:00 +0200 471063 1510736991 1510679340 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000692116_resized_anfieldgoldcoredrilledatthecoringaprojectinparastatebrazil1022nov2017.jpg Drill core from Anfield Gold's Coringa project, in Brazil, which is being acquired by Serabi Gold for $22-million 511 287 Alphamin eyes AltX listing, proposes final $50m raising for Bisie construction http://www.miningweekly.com/article/alphamin-eyes-altx-listing-proposes-final-50m-raising-for-bisie-construction-2017-11-14 Natasha Odendaal CORPORATE ACTIVITY Tue, 14 Nov 2017 16:29:00 +0200 471052 1510670525 1510669740 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000692102_resized_bisie1alpahmin140820171022.jpg 511 287 Atlatsa incurs $292m loss http://www.miningweekly.com/article/atlatsa-incurs-292m-loss-2017-11-14 Martin Creamer PLATINUM Tue, 14 Nov 2017 16:29:00 +0200 471053 1510697489 1510669740 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000692095_resized_joelkeslerggprj51.jpg Atlatsa chief commercial officer Joel Kesler 511 287 Exploration boosts Ariana’s confidence in Salinbas project http://www.miningweekly.com/article/exploration-boosts-arianas-confidence-in-salinbas-project-2017-11-14 Creamer Media Reporter GOLD EXPLORATION Tue, 14 Nov 2017 14:45:00 +0200 471025 1510663895 1510663500 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Kalamazoo increases resource at Mixy http://www.miningweekly.com/article/kalamazoo-increases-resource-at-mixy-2017-11-14 Esmarie Swanepoel GOLD Tue, 14 Nov 2017 09:12:00 +0200 470945 1510651356 1510643520 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Endeavour expands mineralised zones at key Burkina Faso mines http://www.miningweekly.com/article/endeavour-expands-mineralised-zones-at-key-burkina-faso-mines-2017-11-14 Henry Lazenby GOLD EXPLORATION Tue, 14 Nov 2017 04:38:00 +0200 470923 1510647419 1510627080 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 Karlawinda resource increases http://www.miningweekly.com/article/karlawinda-resource-increases-2017-11-13 Esmarie Swanepoel GOLD Mon, 13 Nov 2017 08:58:00 +0200 470755 1510564891 1510556280 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Namibia Rare Earths expands metals portfolio http://www.miningweekly.com/article/namibia-rare-earths-expands-metals-portfolio-2017-11-10 Henry Lazenby RARE EARTHS Fri, 10 Nov 2017 23:31:00 +0200 470740 1510567504 1510349460 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 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 Fortune to consider higher cobalt output in Nico feasibility report http://www.miningweekly.com/article/fortune-to-consider-higher-cobalt-output-in-nico-feasibility-report-2017-11-10 Henry Lazenby COBALT DEVELOPMENT Fri, 10 Nov 2017 03:20:00 +0200 470595 1510303526 1510276800 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 Uranium producer progresses mine consolidation strategy http://www.miningweekly.com/article/uranium-producer-progresses-mine-consolidation-strategy-2017-11-10 Robyn Wilkinson Exploration Fri, 10 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0200 469109 1510037546 1510264800 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000687854_resized_goviexmadaouelamine1020171022.jpg PROJECT PROGRESSES GoviEx has received expressions of interest from export credit agencies and project finance banks to arrange senior debt financing for the construction of the Madaouela uranium project 511 287 Bold steps taken to ensure growth in West Africa http://www.miningweekly.com/article/bold-steps-taken-to-ensure-growth-in-west-africa-2017-11-10 Robyn Wilkinson Exploration Fri, 10 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0200 469095 1510037545 1510264800 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000687752_resized_houndemillaerialviewendeavourmining1020171022.jpg FLAGSHIP PROJECT Once in production, Houndé will rank among West Africa's top-tier cash-generating mines 511 287 Technologies for mining asteroids can be adapted for mining on earth, says SAP http://www.miningweekly.com/article/mining-for-innovation-among-the-stars-2017-11-10 Schalk Burger TECHNOLOGY & MINING Fri, 10 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0200 469528 1510037547 1510264800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000688767_resized_sapafricaheadofinnovationdradrianamaraissaphila10171022.jpg ADRIANA MARAIS Exploration and development of skills and capabilities as part of research and development can trigger innovation 511 287 Madagascar graphite mine poised for global success http://www.miningweekly.com/article/madagascan-graphite-mine-poised-for-global-success-2017-11-10 Robyn Wilkinson Exploration Fri, 10 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0200 468874 1510037546 1510264800 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000687291_resized_bassmetalsnewmodulardryingsystemgraphmada1020171022.jpg A MODERN MINE In addition to the establishment of a new processing plant and significant earthworks and site works, a new modular drying system has been implemented at Graphmada 511 287 Positive signs for African miners with transparent regulations http://www.miningweekly.com/article/positive-signs-for-african-miners-with-transparent-regulations-2017-11-10 Tasneem Bulbulia Exploration Fri, 10 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0200 469288 1510303295 1510264800 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000688234_resized_graphite1022bloomberg.jpg SPECIALITY COMMODITIES Over the past 12 to 18 months, there has been a much larger focus on commodities such as lithium and graphite 511 287 Favourable policies key to attracting mining investment http://www.miningweekly.com/article/mining-policy-a-key-factor-in-attracting-or-shunning-investment-2017-11-10 Dylan Slater LEGISLATIVE ENVIRONMENT Fri, 10 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0200 469883 1510303341 1510264800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Peel raises A$6m for exploration work http://www.miningweekly.com/article/peel-raises-a6m-for-exploration-work-2017-11-09 Esmarie Swanepoel CAPITAL RAISE Thu, 09 Nov 2017 09:59:00 +0200 470438 1510221208 1510214340 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Prieska zinc/copper project delivers further positives http://www.miningweekly.com/article/prieska-zinccopper-project-delivers-further-positives-2017-11-08 Creamer Media Reporter EXPLORATION Wed, 08 Nov 2017 16:30:00 +0200 470405 1510152053 1510151400 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Former CEO returns to Stratex to help steer strategy http://www.miningweekly.com/article/former-ceo-returns-to-stratex-to-help-steer-strategy-2017-11-08 Mariaan Webb CORPORATE ACTIVITY Wed, 08 Nov 2017 10:11:00 +0200 470264 1510133765 1510128660 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Crusader officially pulls plug on Stratex merger http://www.miningweekly.com/article/crusader-officially-pulls-plug-on-stratex-merger-2017-11-08 Esmarie Swanepoel CORPORATE ACTIVITY Wed, 08 Nov 2017 09:12:00 +0200 470242 1510132678 1510125120 99999999999 Mariaan Webb 0 0 Mercantile plans to buy Bauxite Resources, sell its assets and return cash to shareholders http://www.miningweekly.com/article/mercantile-plans-to-buy-bauxite-resources-sell-its-assets-and-return-cash-to-shareholders-2017-11-08 Esmarie Swanepoel CORPORATE ACTIVITY Wed, 08 Nov 2017 09:10:00 +0200 470238 1510132468 1510125000 99999999999 Mariaan Webb 0 0 Phoenix Global embarks on ambitious plan to restart Empire copper mine, Idaho http://www.miningweekly.com/article/phoenix-global-embarks-on-ambitious-plan-to-restart-empire-copper-mine-idaho-2017-11-08 Henry Lazenby COPPER REDEVELOPMENT Wed, 08 Nov 2017 03:44:00 +0200 470216 1510129462 1510105440 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000690359_resized_phoenixglobalresoucesempiredrillingnov20171022.jpg Drilling underway at Phoenix Global Resources' Empire mine, Idaho 511 287