Mining Weekly | Latest News http://www.miningweekly.com/page/latest-news Mon, 27 Mar 2017 16:27:34 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Savannah raises Mutamba resource estimate http://www.miningweekly.com/article/savannah-raises-mutamba-resource-estimate-2017-03-27 Anine Kilian MINERAL SANDS Mon, 27 Mar 2017 16:19:00 +0200 447641 1490624468 1490624340 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Botswana Diamonds continues to progress exploration programmes http://www.miningweekly.com/article/botswana-diamonds-continues-to-progress-exploration-programmes-2017-03-27 Anine Kilian DIAMONDS Mon, 27 Mar 2017 16:05:00 +0200 447639 1490623671 1490623500 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Wesizwe to report higher earnings for FY16 http://www.miningweekly.com/article/wesizwe-to-report-higher-earnings-for-fy16-2017-03-27 Megan van Wyngaardt PLATINUM Mon, 27 Mar 2017 15:41:00 +0200 447633 1490624506 1490622060 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Erin Energy enters farm-out agreement over two oil blocks in The Gambia http://www.miningweekly.com/article/erin-energy-enters-farm-out-agreement-over-two-oil-blocks-in-the-gambia-2017-03-27 Megan van Wyngaardt OIL & GAS Mon, 27 Mar 2017 15:16:00 +0200 447626 1490624717 1490620560 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 DA to ask public protector to investigate Eskom acting CEO’s R1bn deals to stepdaughter http://www.miningweekly.com/article/da-to-ask-public-protector-to-investigate-eskom-acting-ceos-r1bn-deals-to-stepdaughter-2017-03-27 African News Agency ENERGY Mon, 27 Mar 2017 10:11:00 +0200 447552 1490602529 1490602260 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000636617_resized_matshelakoko310220117duane.jpg Eskom acting CEO Matshela Koko 511 287 11 killed in two gold mine accidents in central China – Xinhua http://www.miningweekly.com/article/11-killed-in-two-gold-mine-accidents-in-central-china---xinhua-2017-03-27 Reuters MINE SAFETY Mon, 27 Mar 2017 09:55:00 +0200 447548 1490604148 1490601300 1493244000 Reuters 0 0 Glencore to halt operations at two Australian coal mines due to cyclone http://www.miningweekly.com/article/glencore-to-halt-operations-at-two-australian-coal-mines-due-to-cyclone-2017-03-27 Reuters COAL Mon, 27 Mar 2017 09:53:00 +0200 447547 1490601294 1490601180 1493244000 Reuters 0 0 BHP Billiton shuts South Walker Creek coal mine ahead of Cyclone Debbie arrival http://www.miningweekly.com/article/bhp-billiton-shuts-south-walker-creek-coal-mine-ahead-of-cyclone-debbie-arrival-2017-03-27 Reuters COAL Mon, 27 Mar 2017 09:52:00 +0200 447546 1490601216 1490601120 1493330400 Reuters 0 0 Tlou raises A$5.2m for CBM projects http://www.miningweekly.com/article/tlou-raises-52m-for-cbm-projects-2017-03-27 Esmarie Swanepoel CAPITAL RAISE Mon, 27 Mar 2017 09:48:00 +0200 447545 1490608307 1490600880 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Pilbara granted native vegetation clearing permit http://www.miningweekly.com/article/pilbara-granted-native-vegetation-clearing-permit-2017-03-27 Esmarie Swanepoel LITHIUM Mon, 27 Mar 2017 09:25:00 +0200 447541 1490606065 1490599500 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Avanco sets A$10.6m Brazil exploration budget http://www.miningweekly.com/article/avanco-sets-a106m-brazil-exploration-budget-2017-03-27 Esmarie Swanepoel EXPLORATION Mon, 27 Mar 2017 09:21:00 +0200 447540 1490605928 1490599260 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Mustang lists on Frankfurt exchange http://www.miningweekly.com/article/mustang-lists-on-frankfurt-exchange-2017-03-27 Esmarie Swanepoel GEMSTONES Mon, 27 Mar 2017 09:10:00 +0200 447539 1490605767 1490598600 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Southern Gold partners with London-listed firm on two Korean projects http://www.miningweekly.com/article/southern-gold-partners-with-london-listed-firm-on-two-korean-projects-2017-03-27 Esmarie Swanepoel GOLD Mon, 27 Mar 2017 09:03:00 +0200 447538 1490605540 1490598180 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Australian magnetite drawing more Chinese interest http://www.miningweekly.com/article/australian-magnetite-drawing-more-chinese-interest-2017-03-27 Esmarie Swanepoel MAGNETITE Mon, 27 Mar 2017 08:59:00 +0200 447537 1490605340 1490597940 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Orinoco gets new COO http://www.miningweekly.com/article/orinoco-gets-new-coo-2017-03-27 Esmarie Swanepoel GOLD Mon, 27 Mar 2017 08:58:00 +0200 447536 1490605118 1490597880 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Premier African Minerals raises over £2m in oversubscribed offer http://www.miningweekly.com/article/premier-african-minerals-raises-over-2m-in-oversubscribed-offer-2017-03-27 Megan van Wyngaardt DIVERSIFIED MINERS Mon, 27 Mar 2017 08:50:00 +0200 447534 1490602479 1490597400 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 South32 to return additional $500m to shareholders http://www.miningweekly.com/article/south32-to-return-500m-to-shareholders-2017-03-27 Martin Creamer DIVERSIFIED MINERS Mon, 27 Mar 2017 07:05:00 +0200 447505 1490601872 1490591100 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000636558_resized_grahamkerronlinepicfresh.jpeg South32 CEO Graham Kerr 511 287 Glencore bond tanks and scuppers Anglo's return http://www.miningweekly.com/article/glencore-bond-tanks-and-scuppers-anglos-return-2017-03-25 Reuters BONDS Sat, 25 Mar 2017 01:24:00 +0200 447501 1490398193 1490397840 1492984800 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Escondida outcome seen as disaster for BHP as workers return http://www.miningweekly.com/article/escondida-outcome-seen-as-disaster-for-bhp-as-workers-return-2017-03-25 Reuters COPPER Sat, 25 Mar 2017 01:20:00 +0200 447500 1490397824 1490397600 1492984800 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Brazil's Vale says US court annuls most of class action over dam disaster http://www.miningweekly.com/article/brazils-vale-says-us-court-annuls-most-of-class-action-over-dam-disaster-2017-03-25 Reuters CLASS ACTION Sat, 25 Mar 2017 01:18:00 +0200 447499 1490397611 1490397480 1492984800 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Klondex to lift FY17 output 36% http://www.miningweekly.com/article/klondex-to-lift-fy2017-output-36-2017-03-25 Henry Lazenby GOLD Sat, 25 Mar 2017 01:17:00 +0200 447498 1490600747 1490397420 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Lucapa announces maiden Mothae resource estimate http://www.miningweekly.com/article/lucapa-announces-maiden-mothae-resource-estimate-2017-03-25 Henry Lazenby DIAMONDS Sat, 25 Mar 2017 00:53:00 +0200 447497 1490600611 1490395980 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Rockwell in a bind as court issues interim liquidation order on 3 subsidiaries http://www.miningweekly.com/article/rockwell-in-a-bind-as-court-issues-interim-liquidation-order-on-3-subsidiaries-2017-03-25 Henry Lazenby DIAMONDS Sat, 25 Mar 2017 00:23:00 +0200 447496 1490600525 1490394180 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000636552_resized_niewejaarskraalrockwell1022.jpg Niewejaarskraal diamond mine, South Africa 511 287 Trump wastes no time to approve TransCanada’s Keystone XL pipeline http://www.miningweekly.com/article/trump-wastes-no-time-to-approve-transcanadas-keystone-xl-pipeline-2017-03-24 Henry Lazenby OIL PIPELINES Fri, 24 Mar 2017 21:41:00 +0200 447495 1490600308 1490384460 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000636549_resized_donaldtrump1022bloomberg.jpg 511 287 Govt to ‘amend and relax’ laws for small-scale miners in bid to combat illegal mining http://www.miningweekly.com/article/govt-rules-out-granting-mining-licences-to-zama-zamas-as-it-seeks-solutions-to-illegal-mining-2017-03-24 Ilan Solomons ILLEGAL & ARTISANAL MINING Fri, 24 Mar 2017 15:32:00 +0200 447482 1490596356 1490362320 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000636510_resized_godfreyoliphant2240320171022ilan.jpg Mineral Resources Deputy Minister Godfrey Oliphant 511 287 Transnet offers voluntary severance packages to staff http://www.miningweekly.com/article/transnet-offers-voluntary-severance-packages-to-staff-2017-03-24 Megan van Wyngaardt LABOUR Fri, 24 Mar 2017 15:16:00 +0200 447478 1490365116 1490361360 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000636496_resized_transnetfreightrailsishensaldanharailwayline4110221013duane.jpg 511 287 Goodlace joins Kumba board http://www.miningweekly.com/article/goodlace-joins-kumba-board-2017-03-24 Natasha Odendaal NEW APPOINTMENTS Fri, 24 Mar 2017 14:49:00 +0200 447475 1490361067 1490359740 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Water scarcity rewiring mining companies’ approach to shared water use http://www.miningweekly.com/article/water-scarcity-rewiring-mining-companies-approach-to-shared-water-use-2017-03-24 Megan van Wyngaardt WATER Fri, 24 Mar 2017 14:27:00 +0200 447466 1490359312 1490358420 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 CRG raises funds for working capital, concentrator circuit http://www.miningweekly.com/article/crg-raises-funds-for-working-capital-concentrator-circuit-2017-03-24 Megan van Wyngaardt GOLD Fri, 24 Mar 2017 14:20:00 +0200 447464 1490359165 1490358000 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Reviving king of gold means getting mine workers off their knees http://www.miningweekly.com/article/reviving-king-of-gold-means-getting-mine-workers-off-their-knees-2017-03-24 Bloomberg GOLD Fri, 24 Mar 2017 12:14:00 +0200 447454 1490352715 1490350440 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 Miners regain mojo to spark $18bn in exploration hunt http://www.miningweekly.com/article/miners-regain-mojo-to-spark-18bn-in-exploration-hunt-2017-03-24 Bloomberg EXPLORATION Fri, 24 Mar 2017 12:03:00 +0200 447452 1490350338 1490349780 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 Revised mine plan, updated reserves extend life of Shanta’s New Luika mine http://www.miningweekly.com/article/revised-mine-plan-updated-reserves-extend-life-of-shantas-new-luika-mine-2017-03-24 Mia Breytenbach GOLD Fri, 24 Mar 2017 11:36:00 +0200 447450 1490348436 1490348160 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Slow progress in payouts to former miners – Oliphant http://www.miningweekly.com/article/slow-progress-in-payouts-to-former-miners-oliphant-2017-03-24 African News Agency COMPENSATION Fri, 24 Mar 2017 11:07:00 +0200 447444 1490346572 1490346420 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Argentina says Enirgi, Orocobre to invest $880m in lithium http://www.miningweekly.com/article/argentina-says-enirgi-orocobre-to-invest-880-mln-in-lithium-2017-03-24 Reuters LITHIUM Fri, 24 Mar 2017 10:45:00 +0200 447439 1490345251 1490345100 1492984800 Reuters 0 0 Tanzania gold export ban costing Acacia $1m a day in lost revenue http://www.miningweekly.com/article/tanzania-gold-export-ban-costing-acacia-1m-a-day-in-lost-revenue-2017-03-24 Megan van Wyngaardt GOLD/COPPER Fri, 24 Mar 2017 10:02:00 +0200 447426 1490394983 1490342520 99999999999 Henry Lazenby 0 0 Australian group lines up China backing for new iron-ore rail, port infrastructure http://www.miningweekly.com/article/australian-group-lines-up-china-backing-for-new-iron-ore-rail-port-2017-03-24 Reuters MINE INFRASTRUCTURE Fri, 24 Mar 2017 09:12:00 +0200 447417 1490342957 1490339520 1492984800 Reuters 0 0 Kusasalethu strike ends http://www.miningweekly.com/article/kusasalethu-strike-ends-2017-03-24 Megan van Wyngaardt GOLD Fri, 24 Mar 2017 09:07:00 +0200 447415 1490364179 1490339220 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000636300_resized_harmony1022bloomberg.jpg 511 287 Rio awards A$900m in contracts as Amrun mine development progresses http://www.miningweekly.com/article/-rio-awards-a900m-in-contracts-as-amrun-mine-development-progresses-2017-03-24 Esmarie Swanepoel BAUXITE Fri, 24 Mar 2017 09:01:00 +0200 447413 1490350430 1490338860 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000636296_resized_amrunriotinto240320171022.jpg 511 287