Mining Weekly | North America http://www.miningweekly.com/page/north-america Mon, 29 May 2017 21:54:15 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Zambezi Protocol providing strategic direction to identity-changing Chamber of Mines http://www.miningweekly.com/article/zambesi-protocol-providing-strategic-direction-to-identity-changing-chamber-of-mines-2017-05-29 Martin Creamer LEGISLATIVE ENVIRONMENT Mon, 29 May 2017 15:21:00 +0200 453746 1496074247 1496064060 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000652551_resized_mxolisimgojoandilesangqutebellochabanaonlinepic.jpeg New Chamber of Mines president Mxolisi Mgojo (left), Andile Sangqu (centre) and Tebello Chabana. 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/69159_2017-05-25_com_-_lio-hd_web.mp430590687Mining Weekly Online’s Martin Creamer asks new Chamber of Mines office bearers to spell out the influential institution’s decision to change its 128-year-old name and identity. Photographs and Video: Duane Daws. Video Editing : Lionel d Silva. Mining Weekly Online’s Martin Creamer asks new Chamber of Mines office bearers to spell out the influential institution’s decision to change its 128-year-old name and identity. Photographs and Video: Duane Daws. Video Editing : Lionel d Silva. BHP CEO tells investors options for US shale under review http://www.miningweekly.com/article/bhp-ceo-tells-investors-options-for-us-shale-under-review-2017-05-29 Bloomberg DIVERSIFIED MINERS Mon, 29 May 2017 09:48:00 +0200 453676 1496045077 1496044080 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000652402_resized_bhpceoandrewmackenzie1022bloomberg.jpg BHP CEO Andrew Mackenzie 511 287 Moody's sees Glencore paying up to $6bn in possible Bunge deal http://www.miningweekly.com/article/moodys-sees-glencore-paying-up-to-6bn-in-possible-bunge-deal-2017-05-27 Reuters M&A Sat, 27 May 2017 01:43:00 +0200 453659 1495842332 1495842180 1498428000 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 IDM completes Red Mountain acquisition from Seabridge Gold http://www.miningweekly.com/article/idm-completes-red-mountain-acquisition-from-seabridge-gold-2017-05-27 Henry Lazenby OPTION ACCORD Sat, 27 May 2017 01:41:00 +0200 453658 1496042920 1495842060 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Canada publishes rules to reduce oil and gas sector methane emissions, air pollution http://www.miningweekly.com/article/canada-announces-rules-to-reduce-methane-emissions-air-pollution-from-oil-and-gas-sector-2017-05-26 Henry Lazenby METHANE EMISSIONS Fri, 26 May 2017 19:33:00 +0200 453657 1496041450 1495819980 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000652359_resized_shalegas1022bloomberg.jpg 511 287 Northern Vertex, Greenstone partner to accelerate Moss mine development; US gold consolidation http://www.miningweekly.com/article/northern-vertex-greenstone-partner-to-accelerate-moss-mine-development-us-gold-consolidation-2017-05-26 Henry Lazenby GOLD PARTNERSHIP Fri, 26 May 2017 18:53:00 +0200 453656 1496040478 1495817580 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Codelco's Q1 output falls, but higher copper price boosts profits http://www.miningweekly.com/article/codelcos-q1-output-falls-but-higher-copper-price-boosts-profits-2017-05-26 Reuters COPPER Fri, 26 May 2017 18:16:00 +0200 453655 1495815553 1495815360 1498428000 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Diamond industry faces headache as key US market takes a knock http://www.miningweekly.com/article/diamond-industry-faces-headache-as-key-us-market-takes-a-knock-2017-05-26 Bloomberg DIAMONDS Fri, 26 May 2017 16:33:00 +0200 453653 1495809344 1495809180 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 Low platinum price boosting platinum jewellery demand http://www.miningweekly.com/article/low-platinum-price-boosts-platinum-jewellery-sales-2017-05-26 Martin Creamer PLATINUM Fri, 26 May 2017 16:13:00 +0200 453652 1495842688 1495807980 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000652347_resized_platinumjewelleryonlinepic.png Platinum jewellery sales up in US, India, Japan. 511 287 Alba to embark on Amitsoq work programme in June http://www.miningweekly.com/article/alba-to-embark-on-amitsoq-work-programme-in-june-2017-05-26 Megan van Wyngaardt GRAPHITE Fri, 26 May 2017 10:54:00 +0200 453580 1495806540 1495788840 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 SA Mint should review Mandela coin plans after Royal Mint blazes new platinum coin trail http://www.miningweekly.com/article/sa-mint-should-reveiw-mandela-coin-plans-after-royal-mint-blazes-new-platinum-coin-trail-2017-05-25 Martin Creamer PLATINUM Fri, 26 May 2017 07:00:00 +0200 453518 1495806516 1495774800 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000652002_resized_platinumcoinonlinecartoon.jpeg This week's Mining Weekly cartoon on prospect of launching a platinum Mandela coin. 511 287 Arconic shareholders elect three Elliott nominees to board http://www.miningweekly.com/article/arconic-shareholders-elect-three-elliott-nominees-to-board-2017-05-26 Reuters PEOPLE Fri, 26 May 2017 04:10:00 +0200 453533 1495783545 1495764600 1498341600 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Chilean copper miner Codelco preparing local bond issue – agency http://www.miningweekly.com/article/chilean-copper-miner-codelco-preparing-local-bond-issue-agency-2017-05-26 Reuters North America Fri, 26 May 2017 04:09:00 +0200 453532 1495783318 1495764540 1498341600 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Up to 6% of Barrick’s 2017 output impacted by Tanzania ore export ban http://www.miningweekly.com/article/up-to-6-of-barricks-2017-output-impacted-by-tanzania-ore-export-ban-2017-05-26 Henry Lazenby EXPORT BAN Fri, 26 May 2017 04:02:00 +0200 453531 1495781452 1495764120 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Tsodilo gains Orapa kimberlite field exploration permit http://www.miningweekly.com/article/tsodilo-gains-orapa-kimberlite-field-exploration-permit-2017-05-26 Henry Lazenby DIAMOND EXPLORATION Fri, 26 May 2017 03:45:00 +0200 453530 1495781510 1495763100 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Peru allows Bear Creek to recover Corani tax http://www.miningweekly.com/article/peru-allows-bear-creek-to-recover-corani-tax-2017-05-26 Henry Lazenby TAX RECOVERY Fri, 26 May 2017 03:31:00 +0200 453529 1495780842 1495762260 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 OceanaGold enters option accord for Mirasol's La Curva project, Argentina http://www.miningweekly.com/article/oceanagold-enters-option-accord-for-mirasols-la-curva-project-argentina-2017-05-25 Henry Lazenby OPTION AGREEMENT Thu, 25 May 2017 22:55:00 +0200 453528 1495779309 1495745700 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Strike impacts Freeport's Grasberg mine, workers 'resigned' http://www.miningweekly.com/article/strike-impacts-freeports-grasberg-mine-workers-resigned-2017-05-25 Reuters COPPER STRIKE Thu, 25 May 2017 19:25:00 +0200 453527 1495733354 1495733100 1498341600 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000652032_resized_sagmillsgrasberggoldminingcomplexpapuaprovinceindonesiaapril20151022bloomberg.jpg Grasberg semi-autogenous grinding mills, Indonesia 511 287 Forevermark celebrates diamond inscription milestone http://www.miningweekly.com/article/forevermark-celebrates-diamond-inscription-milestone-2017-05-25 Megan van Wyngaardt DIAMONDS Thu, 25 May 2017 15:41:00 +0200 453495 1495720751 1495719660 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000651933_resized_forevermark1022.jpg 511 287 Implats launches dual convertible bond offerings http://www.miningweekly.com/article/implats-launches-dual-convertible-bond-offerings-2017-05-25 Martin Creamer PLATINUM Thu, 25 May 2017 11:15:00 +0200 453376 1495706666 1495703700 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000651624_resized_nicomuller310101022duane.jpg Implats CEO Nico Muller 511 287 LBMA launches code of conduct for precious metals markets http://www.miningweekly.com/article/london-bullion-market-association-launches-code-of-conduct-for-precious-metals-markets-2017-05-25 Reuters PRECIOUS METALS Thu, 25 May 2017 10:04:00 +0200 453357 1495699635 1495699440 1498341600 Reuters 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000651562_resized_goldbar1022reuters.jpg 511 287 Canada Strategic Metals gains Quebec district-scale greenstone belt land package http://www.miningweekly.com/article/canada-strategic-metals-gains-quebec-district-scale-greenstone-belt-land-package-2017-05-25 Henry Lazenby CLAIM STAKING Thu, 25 May 2017 01:00:00 +0200 453297 1495704463 1495666800 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Teck Resources says does not expect snow melt to materially affect copper mine http://www.miningweekly.com/article/teck-resources-says-does-not-expect-snow-melt-to-materially-affect-copper-mine-2017-05-24 Reuters ENVIRONMENT Wed, 24 May 2017 23:29:00 +0200 453296 1495661572 1495661340 1498255200 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Sibanye appoints Maziya as nonexecutive director http://www.miningweekly.com/article/sibanye-appoints-maziya-as-new-non-executive-director-2017-05-24 Henry Lazenby PEOPLE Wed, 24 May 2017 23:28:00 +0200 453295 1495703956 1495661280 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 NGO sues Guatemala mining Ministry for issuing Escobal licence http://www.miningweekly.com/article/ngo-files-guatemala-suit-against-mining-ministry-for-issuing-escobal-licence-2017-05-24 Henry Lazenby LEGAL ACTION Wed, 24 May 2017 21:37:00 +0200 453294 1495703584 1495654620 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000651478_resized_tahoeresourcesescobal.jpg Escobal, Guatemala 511 287 Access to First Majestic’s La Encantada mine blocked by rogue protestors http://www.miningweekly.com/article/access-to-first-majestics-la-encantada-mine-blocked-by-rogue-protestors-2017-05-24 Henry Lazenby ILLEGAL ACTION Wed, 24 May 2017 20:52:00 +0200 453293 1495703247 1495651920 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Westhaven adds 2 738 ha land package to substantial BC landholdings http://www.miningweekly.com/article/westhaven-adds-2-738-ha-land-package-to-substantial-bc-landholdings-2017-05-24 Henry Lazenby M&A Wed, 24 May 2017 20:19:00 +0200 453292 1495700579 1495649940 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Glencore looking to expand agriculture business – CEO http://www.miningweekly.com/article/glencore-looking-to-expand-agriculture-business-ceo-2017-05-24 Reuters AGRIBUSINESS Wed, 24 May 2017 19:34:00 +0200 453291 1495647428 1495647240 1498255200 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Mgojo elected president as chamber heads for new beginning, new name, rebranding http://www.miningweekly.com/article/mgojo-elected-president-as-chamber-heads-for-new-beginning-newname-rebranding-2017-05-24 Martin Creamer LEGISLATIVE FRAMEWORK Wed, 24 May 2017 16:33:00 +0200 453286 1495707837 1495636380 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000651465_resized_mxolisimgojo210220517duane.jpg New Chamber of Mines of South Africa president Mxolisi Mgojo 511 287 Sampling delivers positive results at Mkango’s Malawi project http://www.miningweekly.com/article/sampling-delivers-positive-results-at-mkangos-malawi-project-2017-05-24 Megan van Wyngaardt URANIUM Wed, 24 May 2017 16:22:00 +0200 453280 1495636602 1495635720 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Galane Gold looks to buy Vantage’s South African assets http://www.miningweekly.com/article/galane-gold-looks-to-buy-vantages-south-african-assets-2017-05-24 Megan van Wyngaardt GOLD Wed, 24 May 2017 15:28:00 +0200 453267 1495633948 1495632480 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Caledonia pursues listing on NYSE http://www.miningweekly.com/article/caledonia-pursues-listing-on-nyse-2017-05-24 Megan van Wyngaardt GOLD Wed, 24 May 2017 15:25:00 +0200 453265 1495636136 1495632300 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Vedanta hits production high spot at Black Mountain http://www.miningweekly.com/article/vedanta-hits-production-high-spot-at-black-mountain-2017-05-24 Martin Creamer DIVERSIFIED MINERS Wed, 24 May 2017 09:39:00 +0200 453201 1495636029 1495611540 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000651277_resized_anilagarwalchairmanofvedantaresources11022bloomberg.jpg Vedanta chairperson Anil Agarwal 511 287 Arconic, Elliott settle proxy contest http://www.miningweekly.com/article/arconic-elliott-settle-proxy-contest-2017-05-24 Henry Lazenby PROXY SETTLEMENT Wed, 24 May 2017 01:28:00 +0200 453167 1495610216 1495582080 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Brazil miner Samarco says resuming operations this year challenging http://www.miningweekly.com/article/brazil-miner-samarco-says-resuming-operations-this-year-challenging-2017-05-24 Reuters IRON-ORE Wed, 24 May 2017 01:02:00 +0200 453166 1495638370 1495580520 1498168800 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Geoscience BC launches third phase of govt-sponsored geologic survey http://www.miningweekly.com/article/geoscience-bc-launches-third-phase-of-govt-sponsored-geologic-survey-2017-05-24 Henry Lazenby PUBLIC EXPLORATION Wed, 24 May 2017 00:59:00 +0200 453165 1495610544 1495580340 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Despite production disruptions, copper saw February surplus of 150 000 t http://www.miningweekly.com/article/despite-production-disruptions-copper-saw-february-surplus-of-150-000-t-2017-05-24 Henry Lazenby COPPER Wed, 24 May 2017 00:22:00 +0200 453164 1495610790 1495578120 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000651175_resized_coppercable1022reuters.jpg 511 287 Endeavour reports solid progress with Houndé construction 85% complete http://www.miningweekly.com/article/endeavour-reports-solid-progress-with-hound-construction-85-complete-2017-05-23 Henry Lazenby MINE CONSTRUCTION Tue, 23 May 2017 21:52:00 +0200 453163 1495611179 1495569120 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0