Mining Weekly | Legislative Environment http://www.miningweekly.com/page/legislative-environment Wed, 24 Jan 2018 03:00:25 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Chilean president-elect names Larrain as finance minister again http://www.miningweekly.com/article/chilean-president-elect-names-larrain-as-finance-minister-again-2018-01-23 Reuters CHILE POLITCS Tue, 23 Jan 2018 23:13:00 +0200 476117 1516742179 1516741980 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Artisanal, small-scale mining explodes amid rising prices http://www.miningweekly.com/article/artisanal-small-scale-mining-explodes-amid-rising-prices-2018-01-22 Natasha Odendaal ARTISANAL MINING Mon, 22 Jan 2018 15:53:00 +0200 475886 1516631286 1516629180 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Resilient Lonmin delivers sturdy output, extracts cash from tailings http://www.miningweekly.com/article/resilient-lonmin-delivers-sturdy-output-extracts-cash-from-tailings-2018-01-22 Martin Creamer PLATINUM Mon, 22 Jan 2018 12:44:00 +0200 475859 1516690313 1516617840 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000702148_resized_benmagaraonlinepicgood.jpeg Lonmin CEO Ben Magara 511 287 Policy advocacy, tech innovation and fact-based talks key 2018 AME BC objectives http://www.miningweekly.com/article/government-policy-advocacy-tech-innovation-and-fact-based-talks-key-2018-ame-bc-objectives-2018-01-22 Henry Lazenby AME BC Mon, 22 Jan 2018 04:53:00 +0200 475792 1516634883 1516589580 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000702003_resized_amebcpresidentceoediethomejan20181022.jpg AME BC President & CEO Edie Thome 511 287 Environment watchdog orders Barrick to close Chilean side of giant Pascua-Lama project http://www.miningweekly.com/article/environment-watchdog-orders-barrick-to-close-chilean-side-of-giant-pascua-lama-project-2018-01-19 Henry Lazenby ENVIRONMENT Fri, 19 Jan 2018 00:02:00 +0200 475675 1516346392 1516312920 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000701688_resized_pascualamaglacierreuters.jpg 511 287 S Africa may lose out to other African gas sectors http://www.miningweekly.com/article/s-africa-may-lose-out-to-other-african-gas-sectors-2018-01-19 Victor Moolman Legislative Environment Fri, 19 Jan 2018 00:00:00 +0200 473515 1516085037 1516312800 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000697367_resized_oilderricksreuters1.jpg OILY CHALLENGES Owing to external issues, such as global market decline, some African oil-producing countries are facing increased challenges 511 287 Envoy urges SA, Brazil to share ideas on improving mining http://www.miningweekly.com/article/brazil-s-africa-mining-collaboration-natural-appropriate-says-brazil-ambassador-2018-01-19 Mia Breytenbach SOUTH AFRICA & BRAZIL Fri, 19 Jan 2018 00:00:00 +0200 474116 1516085037 1516312800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000698626_resized_brazilbraunadiamondmine1220171022bloomberg.jpg CONTRIBUTION OF NOTE The Brazilian mining industry contributes about 4% to the national gross domestic product with the value of mineral production amounting to about $24-billion 511 287 Regulatory uncertainty casting shadow over SA amid forecast for further minerals market uptick http://www.miningweekly.com/article/regulatory-qualms-focus-on-exploration-2018-pivots-for-sa-mining-industry-2018-01-19 Mia Breytenbach LEGISLATIVE ENVIRONMENT Fri, 19 Jan 2018 00:00:00 +0200 474145 1516094433 1516312800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000700920_resized_mining.jpg 511 287 Ethical leadership, good governance and favourable policies will see mining investors flocking ... http://www.miningweekly.com/article/state-of-local-mining-regulations-shun-investment-says-com-report-2018-01-19 Dylan Slater LEGISLATIVE ENVIRONMENT Fri, 19 Jan 2018 00:00:00 +0200 474119 1516280592 1516312800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Up to ten midtier mineral deposits can still be discovered in South Africa – resources consultant http://www.miningweekly.com/article/s-africa-requires-junior-sector-exploration-for-healthy-minerals-industry-bristow-2018-01-19 Mia Breytenbach EXPLORATION Fri, 19 Jan 2018 00:00:00 +0200 473873 1516348953 1516312800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000698125_resized_johnbristow30908duane11022.jpg DR JOHN BRISTOW South Africa’s geological and minerals jewel box remains underexplored 511 287 Canadian miners welcome new federal business ethics ombudsman http://www.miningweekly.com/article/canadian-miners-welcome-new-federal-business-ethics-ombudsman-2018-01-18 Henry Lazenby LEGISLATIVE ENVIRONMENT Thu, 18 Jan 2018 01:44:00 +0200 475525 1516272115 1516232640 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000701366_resized_minerundergroundsafetyprecariousposition1022.jpg 511 287 DRA expands Asia-Pacific footprint http://www.miningweekly.com/article/dra-expands-asia-pacific-footprint-2018-01-17 Martin Creamer MINING ENGINEERING SERVICES Wed, 17 Jan 2018 15:37:00 +0200 475505 1516280643 1516196220 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000701321_resized_wraycarvelasonlinepiccopy.jpeg DRA CEO Wray Carvelas 511 287 Marathon mineral rights tangle goes to Constitutional Court http://www.miningweekly.com/article/marathon-mineral-rights-entanglement-goes-to-constitutional-court-2018-01-17 Martin Creamer MANGANESE Wed, 17 Jan 2018 12:07:00 +0200 475465 1516190310 1516183620 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000701251_resized_highcourtcaseonlinepic.jpg Mineral rights case before Constitutional Court 511 287 World Gold Council spots trends that'll be gold’s 2018 friends http://www.miningweekly.com/article/world-gold-council-identifies-trends-will-be-golds-friends-in-2018-2018-01-16 Martin Creamer GOLD Tue, 16 Jan 2018 15:39:00 +0200 475377 1516114544 1516109940 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000701049_resized_goldbarsonlinepic.jpg Gold bars produced at Rand Refinery, Germiston. 511 287 Tahoe fires 25% of Escobal workforce as Guatemala court process dawdles http://www.miningweekly.com/article/tahoe-fires-25-of-escobal-workforce-as-guatemala-court-process-dawdles-2018-01-15 Henry Lazenby MINING INACTION Mon, 15 Jan 2018 20:16:00 +0200 475268 1516086124 1516040160 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Glencore reserves should be valued higher – analysts http://www.miningweekly.com/article/glencore-reserves-should-be-valued-higher-analysts-2018-01-15 Martin Creamer DIVERSIFIED MINERS Mon, 15 Jan 2018 16:24:00 +0200 475259 1516280691 1516026240 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000700718_resized_ivanglasenbergonlinepic.jpeg Glencore CEO Ivan Glasenberg 511 287 Smarter mining, manufacture, agriculture needed, says IDC’s Maia http://www.miningweekly.com/article/smarter-mining-manufacture-agriculture-needed-says-idcs-maia-2018-01-12 Martin Creamer MINING POLICY Fri, 12 Jan 2018 16:20:00 +0200 475144 1516370917 1515766800 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000700435_resized_jorgemaiaonlinepic.jpeg Industrial Development Corporation (IDC) research and information head Jorge Maia 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/72582_2018-01_12_maia_-_hd_web.mp444036385Industrial Development Corporation research and information head Jorge Maia and Unctad economic affairs officer Stefan Csordas respond to Mining Weekly Online’s Martin Creamer. Video and Video Editing: Nicholas Boyd. Industrial Development Corporation research and information head Jorge Maia and Unctad economic affairs officer Stefan Csordas respond to Mining Weekly Online’s Martin Creamer. Video and Video Editing: Nicholas Boyd. Rio Tinto receives offer for aluminium smelter http://www.miningweekly.com/article/rio-tinto-receives-offer-for-aluminium-smelter-2018-01-10 Martin Creamer ALUMINIUM Wed, 10 Jan 2018 16:42:00 +0200 474875 1515638842 1515595320 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000699958_resized_alfredobarriosriotinto.jpg Rio Tinto Aluminium CE Alf Barrios 511 287 Kimberley’s diamond endowment given new sparkle http://www.miningweekly.com/article/kimberleys-diamond-endowment-given-new-sparkle-2018-01-08 Martin Creamer DIAMONDS Mon, 08 Jan 2018 10:59:00 +0200 474434 1515421696 1515401940 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000699422_resized_jahnhohneonlinepic.jpg KEM-JV CEO Jahn Hohne 511 287 South Africa's private-sector activity slows to 20-month low in December http://www.miningweekly.com/article/south-africas-private-sector-activity-slows-to-20-month-low-in-december-2018-01-04 Reuters ECONOMIC GROWTH Thu, 04 Jan 2018 20:18:00 +0200 474373 1515090055 1515089880 1517695200 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000699148_resized_economynew.jpeg 511 287 Zuma free education promise could strain budget, fan protests http://www.miningweekly.com/article/zuma-free-education-promise-could-strain-budget-fan-protests-2018-01-04 Reuters FREE EDUCATION Thu, 04 Jan 2018 19:52:00 +0200 474371 1515089032 1515088320 1517695200 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000699142_resized_siemenssaschool1022bloomberg.jpg 511 287 Improving quality of life remains key priority, says Zuma http://www.miningweekly.com/article/improving-quality-of-life-remains-key-priority-says-zuma-2018-01-02 African News Agency NEW YEAR'S MESSAGE Tue, 02 Jan 2018 18:55:00 +0200 474343 1514914095 1514912100 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000699082_resized_jacobzuma04171022duane.jpg 511 287 South Africa's rand hits 2-1/2 year high on bets on leadership change http://www.miningweekly.com/article/south-africas-rand-hits-2-12-year-high-on-bets-on-leadership-change-2017-12-28 Reuters RAND STRENGTH Thu, 28 Dec 2017 19:38:00 +0200 474325 1514483121 1514482680 1517090400 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000699031_resized_randbloombergnew.jpeg 511 287 Congo Republic to cut 2018 spending by 9% as growth lags http://www.miningweekly.com/article/congo-republic-to-cut-2018-spending-by-9-as-growth-lags-2017-12-28 Reuters DRC ECONOMY Thu, 28 Dec 2017 19:10:00 +0200 474323 1514481613 1514481000 1517090400 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000699025_resized_economynew2.jpeg 511 287 Retrenched Gupta mine employees fail to receive pay http://www.miningweekly.com/article/retrenched-from-guptas-shiva-mine-fail-to-receive-expected-dec-pay-2017-12-22 Martin Creamer URANIUM AND GOLD Fri, 22 Dec 2017 10:50:00 +0200 474287 1515392455 1513932600 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000698932_resized_undergroundminer1022bloomberg.jpg 511 287 Northern Dynasty ready to file application for Pebble’s US CWA 404 permit http://www.miningweekly.com/article/northern-dynasty-ready-to-file-application-for-pebbles-us-cwa-404-permit-2017-12-21 Henry Lazenby PROJECT PERMITTING Thu, 21 Dec 2017 19:50:00 +0200 474279 1513878910 1513878600 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000698919_resized_pebblenortherndynastyminerals.jpg 511 287 Trump signs order to boost US production of critical minerals http://www.miningweekly.com/article/trump-signs-order-to-boost-us-production-of-critical-minerals-2017-12-21 Bloomberg CRITICAL MINERALS Thu, 21 Dec 2017 01:27:00 +0200 474256 1513812612 1513812420 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Philippines miners adopt Canadian mining sustainability principles http://www.miningweekly.com/article/philippines-adopts-canadian-mining-sustainability-principles-2017-12-20 Henry Lazenby MINING SUSTAINABILITY Wed, 20 Dec 2017 03:15:00 +0200 474235 1513732700 1513732500 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Eldorado agrees to extend Greek arbitration period http://www.miningweekly.com/article/eldorado-agrees-to-extend-greek-arbitration-period-2017-12-20 Henry Lazenby GREEK ARBITRATION Wed, 20 Dec 2017 00:31:00 +0200 474230 1513723914 1513722660 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Rio recalibrating understanding of Africa, working on Africa strategy http://www.miningweekly.com/article/rio-tinto-2017-12-18 Martin Creamer DIVERSIFIED MINERS Tue, 19 Dec 2017 08:29:00 +0200 474131 1515678014 1513664940 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000698665_resized_lawrencedechambernoit510221217duane.jpg Lawrence Dechambenoit 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/72424_2017-12-13_riotinto2_-_hd_web.mp482872158Rio Tinto VP Corporate Relations Africa Lawrence Dechambenoit talks to Mining Weekly Online’s Martin Creamer on Rio Tinto’s activities in South Africa and Africa. Photographs: Duane Daws. Video: Nicholas Boyd. Video Editing: Lionel de Silva Rio Tinto VP Corporate Relations Africa Lawrence Dechambenoit talks to Mining Weekly Online’s Martin Creamer on Rio Tinto’s activities in South Africa and Africa. Photographs: Duane Daws. Video: Nicholas Boyd. Video Editing: Lionel de Silva Ramaphosa defeats Dlamini-Zuma for ANC presidency http://www.miningweekly.com/article/ramaphosa-defeats-dlamini-zuma-for-anc-presidency-2017-12-18 African News Agency ELECTIVE CONFERENCE Mon, 18 Dec 2017 19:21:00 +0200 474197 1513618086 1513617660 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000698810_resized_cyrilramaphosa06171022duane.jpg Newly elected African National Congress President Cyril Ramaphosa 511 287 First Quantum breathes new life into Northern Dynasty’s Pebble project http://www.miningweekly.com/article/first-quantum-breathes-new-life-into-northern-dynastys-pebble-project-2017-12-18 Henry Lazenby BASE METALS Mon, 18 Dec 2017 19:10:00 +0200 474200 1513631779 1513617000 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000698816_resized_northerndynastymineralspebbleproject1022.jpg 511 287 Odisha rules out extension of deadline for payment of illegal mining penalty http://www.miningweekly.com/article/odisha-rules-out-extension-of-deadline-for-payment-of-illegal-mining-penalty-2017-12-15 Ajoy K Das ILLEGAL MINING Fri, 15 Dec 2017 10:57:00 +0200 474166 1513330072 1513328220 99999999999 Mariaan Webb 0 0 Initial mining programme expected to start next year http://www.miningweekly.com/article/initial-mining-programme-expected-to-start-next-year-2017-12-15 Nica Schreuder TOP DIAMOND PROJECTS Fri, 15 Dec 2017 00:00:00 +0200 472597 1512994100 1513288800 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000695334_resized_yatoivo1022.jpg YO TOIVO The vessel is designed to provide efficient and effective mining of diamonds on the seafloor 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 Space mining is getting close to reality http://www.miningweekly.com/article/space-mining-is-getting-close-to-reality-2017-12-15 Keith Campbell Science & technology Fri, 15 Dec 2017 00:00:00 +0200 472394 1513259534 1513288800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000697842_resized_things.jpg 511 287 Resources Watch http://www.miningweekly.com/article/resources-watch-2017-12-13 Creamer Media Reporter ECONOMY Thu, 14 Dec 2017 14:36:00 +0200 473867 1513255260 1513254960 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000698535_resized_rw1022.jpg 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/72421_2017-12-15_rw301_-_hd_web.mp423365762Resources Watch Resources Watch