Mining Weekly | Legislative Environment http://www.miningweekly.com/page/legislative-environment Sun, 16 Dec 2018 13:00:38 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Policy certainty lifts sentiment, safety slips and a challenging 2019 forecast http://www.miningweekly.com/article/roller-coaster-2018-characterised-by-improved-policy-certainty-mixed-commodity-prices-2018-12-14 Nadine James YEAR IN REVIEW Fri, 14 Dec 2018 00:00:00 +0200 506806 1544511704 1544738400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000771582_resized_mixed.jpg 511 287 Domestic coal supply faces difficulties http://www.miningweekly.com/article/domestic-coal-supply-faces-difficulties-2018-12-14 Thabi Madiba Coal Round Up Fri, 14 Dec 2018 00:00:00 +0200 506073 1544618325 1544738400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000769293_resized_richardsbayrbctrichardsbaycoalterminal100314duane.jpg FIRST CLASS Richards Bay Coal Terminals with breaking coal delivery record 511 766 Global warming management central to coal’s future http://www.miningweekly.com/article/potential-climate-mitigation-opportunities-with-closed-loop-carbon-cycle-concepts-2018-11-30 Thabi Madiba Coal Round Up Fri, 14 Dec 2018 00:00:00 +0200 506154 1544618344 1544738400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000769740_resized_mininginafricacoalcrushing113020181022.jpg UPGRADING THE COAL The processing of raw coal involves crushing of the coal, screening the coal into specific size ranges 511 287 Japanese trading giant Mitsubishi throws weight behind platinum http://www.miningweekly.com/article/japanese-trading-giant-mitsubishi-throws-weight-behind-platinum-2018-12-13 Martin Creamer PLATINUM GROUP METALS Thu, 13 Dec 2018 11:13:00 +0200 507448 1544711914 1544692380 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000772287_resized_andrewhinklyonlinepicnew.jpeg AP Ventures managing partner Andrew Hinkly 511 287 Enable meaningful participation, pleads Women in Mining chair http://www.miningweekly.com/article/enable-meaningful-participation-pleads-women-in-mining-chair-2018-12-12 Martin Creamer EXPLORATION Wed, 12 Dec 2018 13:30:00 +0200 507337 1544707035 1544614200 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000772016_resized_martincreamerlindinakedi12181022dylan.jpg Women in Mining South Africa chairperson Lindiwe Nakedi (right) interviewed by Martin Creamer 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/77011_2018-12-12_lindiwe_nakedi1_-_hd_web.mp4126377734Women in Mining chairperson and Gubhani Exploration MD Lindiwe Nakedi talks to Mining Weekly Online’s Martin Creamer. Video: Nicholas Boyd. Photographs: Creamer Media Chief Photographer Dylan Slater. Women in Mining chairperson and Gubhani Exploration MD Lindiwe Nakedi talks to Mining Weekly Online’s Martin Creamer. Video: Nicholas Boyd. Photographs: Creamer Media Chief Photographer Dylan Slater. Xolobeni judgment to be appealed http://www.miningweekly.com/article/xolobeni-judgment-to-be-appealed-2018-12-12 Rebecca Campbell LEGISLATIVE ENVIRONMENT Wed, 12 Dec 2018 11:03:00 +0200 507314 1544610782 1544605380 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000771969_resized_gwedemantashe105091022duane.jpg Mineral Resources Minister Gwede Mantashe 511 287 MC secures mining right for Chapudi project http://www.miningweekly.com/article/mc-secures-mining-right-for-chapudi-project-2018-12-11 Tasneem Bulbulia COAL Tue, 11 Dec 2018 10:39:00 +0200 507162 1544618146 1544517540 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000771697_resized_davidbrown609141022duane.jpg MC Mining CEO David Brown 511 287 Transnet praised for rapidly restoring stricken Saldanha iron-ore line http://www.miningweekly.com/article/transnet-praised-for-rapidly-restoring-stricken-saldanha-iron-ore-line-2018-12-07 Martin Creamer IRON-ORE Fri, 07 Dec 2018 15:50:00 +0200 506978 1544424687 1544190600 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000771248_resized_sishensladanharailroute1218cm1022.jpg Crucial iron-ore line back on track after rapid bridge restoration 511 287 Keeping abreast of trends and technologies crucial http://www.miningweekly.com/article/keeping-abreast-of-trends-and-technologies-crucial-2018-12-07 Jessica Oosthuizen Legislative Environment Fri, 07 Dec 2018 00:00:00 +0200 505328 1543910559 1544133600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000767619_resized_exhibitorscaminex12181022.jpg EXPO EXHIBITORS This year, the show hosted more than 140 commercial and international exhibitors 511 287 Pioneering nickel sulphate venture draws down on loan http://www.miningweekly.com/article/pioneering-nickel-sulphate-venture-first-draws-down-on-idc-facility-2018-12-06 Martin Creamer NICKEL Thu, 06 Dec 2018 11:27:00 +0200 506752 1544173847 1544088420 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000770700_resized_rulidisekoonlinepic4.jpg Thakadu Battery Materials CEO Ruli Diseko 511 287 Opinion: More conversations needed to confront the violence of mining in South Africa http://www.miningweekly.com/article/opinion-more-conversations-needed-to-confront-the-violence-of-mining-in-south-africa-2018-12-06 Creamer Media Reporter MINING-RELATED VIOLENCE Thu, 06 Dec 2018 10:08:00 +0200 506724 1544091141 1544083680 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000770647_resized_salimahvaliani1022.jpg Mistra senior researcher Dr Salimah Valiani 511 287 Investment Battlefield competition seeks next big investment opportunity http://www.miningweekly.com/article/investment-battlefield-competition-seeks-next-big-investment-opportunity-2018-12-05 Simone Liedtke JUNIOR MINING Wed, 05 Dec 2018 16:37:00 +0200 506692 1544020765 1544020620 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Innovate and generate cash at same time – Dassault Systèmes Geovia http://www.miningweekly.com/article/innovate-and-generate-cash-at-same-time-dassault-systmes-geovia-2018-12-05 Martin Creamer MINING TECHNOLOGY Wed, 05 Dec 2018 15:51:00 +0200 506684 1544166197 1544017860 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000770528_resized_martincreamerraouljacquand11181022dylan.jpg Dassault Systèmes Geovia Brand CEO Raoul Jacquand (right) interviewed by Mining Weekly Online's Martin Creamer 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/76943_2018-11-28_raoul_j_-_2.mp4139429998Dassault Systèmes Geovia Brand CEO Raoul Jacquand spoke to Mining Weekly Online’s Martin Creamer on new mining technology. Video: Christo Greyling. Photogaphs: Creamer Media Chief Photographer Dylan Slater. Dassault Systèmes Geovia Brand CEO Raoul Jacquand spoke to Mining Weekly Online’s Martin Creamer on new mining technology. Video: Christo Greyling. Photogaphs: Creamer Media Chief Photographer Dylan Slater. Brazil launches new mining regulator in twilight of Temer govt http://www.miningweekly.com/article/brazil-launches-new-mining-regulator-in-twilight-of-temer-govt-2018-12-05 Reuters REGULATION Wed, 05 Dec 2018 14:14:00 +0200 506658 1544012512 1544012040 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 FIFO workers faces higher stress levels - study http://www.miningweekly.com/article/fifo-workers-faces-higher-stress-levels---study-2018-12-05 Esmarie Iannucci MINE SAFETY Wed, 05 Dec 2018 12:42:00 +0200 506639 1544011930 1544006520 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Glencore doing whatever it can to assist Eskom – Glasenberg http://www.miningweekly.com/article/glencore-doing-whatever-it-can-to-assist-eskom-glasenberg-2018-12-04 Martin Creamer DIVERSIFIED MINER Tue, 04 Dec 2018 09:17:00 +0200 506428 1544166329 1543907820 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000770041_resized_ivanglasenberg05151022.jpg Glencore CEO Ivan Glasenberg 511 287 Indigenous rights 'invisible' as Ecuador pushes mining, oil projects– UN http://www.miningweekly.com/article/indigenous-rights-invisible-as-ecuador-pushes-mining-oil-projects-un-2018-12-03 Reuters ECUADOR MINING Mon, 03 Dec 2018 10:15:00 +0200 506308 1543825042 1543824900 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Deep-water Africa at the heart of Impact’s strategy http://www.miningweekly.com/article/deepwater-africa-at-the-heart-of-impacts-strategy-2018-11-13 Cameron Mackay Legislative Environment Fri, 30 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0200 504601 1543237356 1543528800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000766528_resized_oilrig20121022.jpg OFFSHORE OIL RIG Some of the largest remaining oil and gas reserves lie along deep passive continental margins 511 287 Attractive and certain policy presents positive prospects for industry http://www.miningweekly.com/article/attractive-and-certain-policy-presents-positive-prospects-for-industry-2018-11-15 Cameron Mackay Legislative Environment Fri, 30 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0200 504826 1543237357 1543528800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000766507_resized_niallkramer07181022.jpg NIALL KRAMER The separation of oil and gas legislation from mining legislation is something that the industry has been asking for and policy makers are heading the country in the right direction 511 287 Skills upgrade in SA oil and gas industry needed http://www.miningweekly.com/article/need-for-skills-upgrade-in-sa-oil-and-gas-industry-2018-11-14 Cameron Mackay Legislative Environment Fri, 30 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0200 504724 1543237357 1543528800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Canadian govt introduces measures to boost mining http://www.miningweekly.com/article/canadian-government-introduces-measures-to-boost-mining-2018-11-30 Nadine James LEGISLATIVE ENVIRONMENT Fri, 30 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0200 505456 1543568607 1543528800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000768019_resized_canadianfinanaceminsterbillmorneaunovember2018reuters1022jpg.jpeg BILL MORNEAU The Canadian finance minster proposed several measures to enhance the investment competitiveness of Canada's mining and metal manufacturing sectors 511 287 Illegal mining, Amadiba and Gold One make headlines http://www.miningweekly.com/article/illegal-mining-amadiba-and-gold-one-make-headlines-2018-11-29 Creamer Media Reporter Legislative Environment Thu, 29 Nov 2018 14:45:00 +0200 506060 1543496131 1543495500 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000769443_resized_stmwphotosite.jpg 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/76885_2018-11-28_second_take_mw_-_2.mp494514312Illegal mining, Amadiba and Gold One make headlines Illegal mining, Amadiba and Gold One make headlines Anglo willing to play constructive land role http://www.miningweekly.com/article/anglo-willing-to-play-constructive-role-in-arriving-at-land-solutions-2018-11-29 Martin Creamer DIVERSIFIED MINERS Thu, 29 Nov 2018 11:29:00 +0200 506074 1543503240 1543483740 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000769300_resized_markcutifanionlinechoice.jpeg Anglo American CEO Mark Cutifani 511 287 Mexico miners extend drop on policy angst; Southern Copper sags http://www.miningweekly.com/article/mexico-miners-extend-drop-on-policy-angst-southern-copper-sags-2018-11-24 Bloomberg LEGISLATIVE ENVIRONMENT Sat, 24 Nov 2018 06:01:00 +0200 505655 1543034708 1543032060 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000768427_resized_andresmanuellopezobrador112018bloomberg.jpg Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador 511 287 New administrations, policies spur optimism for South Africa, Brazil http://www.miningweekly.com/article/new-administrations-policies-spurs-optimism-for-sa-brazil-2018-11-23 Nadine James LEGISLATIVE ENVIRONMENT Fri, 23 Nov 2018 10:24:00 +0200 505592 1542981376 1542961440 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Mexico mining selloff worsens as concerns grow on law proposals http://www.miningweekly.com/article/mexico-mining-selloff-worsens-as-concerns-grow-on-law-proposals-2018-11-23 Bloomberg LEGISLATIVE ENVIRONMENT Fri, 23 Nov 2018 08:36:00 +0200 505555 1542955203 1542954960 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000768266_resized_undergroundmininggenericbloomberg.jpg 511 287 Overly prescriptive policies threaten mine profitability – analyst http://www.miningweekly.com/article/overly-prescriptive-policies-threaten-mine-profitability-analyst-2018-11-08 Paige Müller Legislative Environment Fri, 23 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0200 504128 1542699261 1542924000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000765067_resized_tailingandwastemanagementdrdgoldtailings11181022.jpg CONTINUED LIABILITY The 2015 Financial Provisioning Regulations state the financial provision that miners must match will be the actual cost of implementation for current, closure and post-closure rehabilitation for at least ten years going forward 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/76697_2018-10-31_irr_cg_-_hd_web.mp426192202research and policy organisation Institute of Race Relations head of policy research Dr Anthea Jeffery discusses the impact overly prescriptive environmental policies are having on mining in South Africa. Camerawork: Nicholas Boyd. Editing: Darlene Creamer. research and policy organisation Institute of Race Relations head of policy research Dr Anthea Jeffery discusses the impact overly prescriptive environmental policies are having on mining in South Africa. Camerawork: Nicholas Boyd. Editing: Darlene Creamer. GRP pipes more resilient in dewatering systems http://www.miningweekly.com/article/grp-pipes-more-resilient-in-dewatering-systems-2018-11-08 Paige Müller Legislative Environment Fri, 23 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0200 504160 1542706617 1542924000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000765152_resized_tailingandwasteiwcgrppipe11181022.jpg GREATER DIAMETERS Glass-reinforced plastic pipes can be manufactured at greater diameters and at a lower cost than high-density polyethylene pipes 511 383 Platinum’s stature growing as world’s clean air catalyst http://www.miningweekly.com/article/platinums-stature-growing-as-worlds-clean-air-catalyst-2018-11-22 Martin Creamer PLATINUM Thu, 22 Nov 2018 13:31:00 +0200 505471 1542894414 1542886260 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000768048_resized_fuelcelldoubledeckerbus1022.jpg First fuel cell double decker bus. 511 287 Colombian mining group says tax bill will attract foreign investment http://www.miningweekly.com/article/colombian-mining-group-says-tax-bill-will-attract-foreign-investment-2018-11-20 Reuters LEGISLATIVE ENVIRONMENT Tue, 20 Nov 2018 10:22:00 +0200 505184 1542704280 1542702120 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 WDC calls for expanded definition of conflict diamonds http://www.miningweekly.com/article/wdc-calls-for-expanded-definition-of-conflict-diamonds-2018-11-15 Tasneem Bulbulia DIAMONDS Thu, 15 Nov 2018 15:06:00 +0200 504872 1542287294 1542287160 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Qld Parliament passes rehabilitation laws http://www.miningweekly.com/article/qld-parliament-passes-rehabilitation-laws-2018-11-14 Esmarie Iannucci LEGISLATIVE ENVIRONMENT Wed, 14 Nov 2018 11:10:00 +0200 504698 1542186770 1542186600 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Eastplats shareholder launches court petition against transactions with Union Goal http://www.miningweekly.com/article/eastplats-shareholder-launches-court-petition-against-transactions-with-union-goal-2018-11-09 Tasneem Bulbulia PLATINUM Fri, 09 Nov 2018 10:54:00 +0200 504310 1541757059 1541753640 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Lack of unity still stunting growth of African mining sector http://www.miningweekly.com/article/lack-of-unity-still-stunting-growth-of-african-mining-sector-2018-11-09 Tracy Hancock Legislative Environment Fri, 09 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0200 502628 1541487558 1541714400 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Govt’s R20bn exploration boost lauded, but more needs to be done http://www.miningweekly.com/article/mapping-the-future-2018-11-01 Paige Müller MINERAL EXPLORATION Fri, 09 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0200 503463 1541489689 1541714400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000764548_resized_mapping.jpg 511 287 Amplats takes all of Mototolo http://www.miningweekly.com/article/amplats-takes-all-of-mototolo-2018-11-01 Martin Creamer PLATINUM GROUP METALS Thu, 01 Nov 2018 11:51:00 +0200 503459 1541074969 1541065860 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000763784_resized_chrisgirffithonlinepicgood.jpeg Anglo American Platinum CEO Chris Griffith 511 287 Queensland gets tough on mine safety, gives inspectors more power http://www.miningweekly.com/article/queensland-gets-tough-on-mine-safety-gives-inspectors-more-power-2018-10-31 Esmarie Iannucci HEALTH & SAFETY Wed, 31 Oct 2018 10:32:00 +0200 503335 1540978533 1540974720 99999999999 Mariaan Webb 0 0 South African competition authorities consider proposed Barrick, Randgold merger http://www.miningweekly.com/article/south-african-competition-authorities-consider-proposed-barrick-randgold-merger-2018-10-30 Tasneem Bulbulia GOLD Tue, 30 Oct 2018 11:47:00 +0200 503218 1540909281 1540892820 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0