Mining Weekly | PGMs http://www.miningweekly.com/page/pgm Sat, 22 Jul 2017 04:31:32 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Bokoni idled as JV partners Amplats, Atlatsa strike a deal http://www.miningweekly.com/article/bokoni-idled-as-jv-partners-amplats-atlatsa-strike-a-deal-2017-07-21 Natasha Odendaal CORPORATE ACTIVITY Fri, 21 Jul 2017 16:26:00 +0200 459341 1500648739 1500647160 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000665867_resized_17shaftimpalaplatinum1022.jpg 511 287 Moratorium infers intention to circumvent agreement – Leon http://www.miningweekly.com/article/moratorium-infers-intention-to-circumvent-chamber-agreement-leon-2017-07-21 Martin Creamer LEGISLATIVE ENVIRONMENT Fri, 21 Jul 2017 13:46:00 +0200 459310 1500645767 1500637560 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000665810_resized_peterleononlinepicfixed.jpg Herbert Smith Freehills’ Africa practice partner and co-chair Peter Leon 511 287 Charter’s BEE ‘top-up’ provision may be unconstitutional http://www.miningweekly.com/article/charters-bee-top-up-provision-may-be-unconstitutional-2017-07-21 Nadine James PGM - Platinum/Palladium Fri, 21 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0200 457756 1500361739 1500588000 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000662276_resized_aladyundergroundgeologistatfinschminegeologyisfastbecomingapopularoccupationforwomennn23571debeers1022.jpg GOVERNMENT PAYING LIP SERVICE? The controversial Mining Charter’s new procurement targets stipulate that 80% of services be performed by black economic-empowerment entities 511 287 Lack of confidence in black businesses cripples development http://www.miningweekly.com/article/lack-of-confidence-in-black-businesses-cripples-development-2017-07-21 Nadine James PGM - Platinum/Palladium Fri, 21 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0200 457783 1500361739 1500588000 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000662317_resized_fikilemashininibarberton07171022.jpeg SYMBIOTIC RELATIONSHIP The sharing of knowledge and experience would prove invaluable to black-owned companies and, ultimately, benefit all the businesses in the mining sector 511 287 Diamond output leap helps Anglo http://www.miningweekly.com/article/diamond-production-leap-helps-anglo-2017-07-20 Martin Creamer DIVERSIFIED MINER Thu, 20 Jul 2017 12:04:00 +0200 459164 1500595416 1500545040 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000665399_resized_markcutifanicorrectedpic.jpg Anglo American CEO Mark Cutifani 511 287 Amplats own-mine output up, sales down in two-fatality quarter http://www.miningweekly.com/article/amplats-output-up-sales-down-in-two-fatality-quarter-2017-07-20 Martin Creamer PLATINUM Thu, 20 Jul 2017 09:44:00 +0200 459114 1500546259 1500536640 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Ivanhoe appoints two more financiers to find funds for Platreef http://www.miningweekly.com/article/ivanhoe-appoints-two-more-financiers-to-find-funds-for-platreef-2017-07-19 Samantha Herbst PLATINUM Wed, 19 Jul 2017 15:55:00 +0200 459061 1500473973 1500472500 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000665147_resized_robertfriedlandduanedaws1022.jpg Ivanhoe chairperson Robert Friedland 511 287 Demand growth for some metals may exceed 1 000% – World Bank http://www.miningweekly.com/article/demand-for-some-metals-may-exceed-1-000-world-bank-2017-07-18 Martin Creamer PLATINUM Tue, 18 Jul 2017 16:29:00 +0200 458928 1500626637 1500388140 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Amplats earnings head for sharp half-year fall http://www.miningweekly.com/article/half-year-anglo-american-platinum-earnings-heading-for-sharp-fall-2017-07-18 Martin Creamer PLATINUM Tue, 18 Jul 2017 10:45:00 +0200 458851 1500387106 1500367500 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000664765_resized_amplatsopsonlinepicbest.jpeg Anglo American Platinum operations 511 287 PTM suspends mining at Maseve as it transitions to new mining method http://www.miningweekly.com/article/ptm-suspends-mining-at-maseve-as-it-transitions-to-new-mining-method-2017-07-18 Natasha Odendaal PLATINUM Tue, 18 Jul 2017 10:02:00 +0200 458842 1500365404 1500364920 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Nine recommended improvements should charter renegotiation ensue http://www.miningweekly.com/article/nine-recommended-improvements-should-charter-renegotiation-ensue-2017-07-17 Martin Creamer LEGISLATIVE ENVIRONMENT Mon, 17 Jul 2017 12:46:00 +0200 458761 1500289154 1500288360 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000664517_resized_peterleononlinepicfixed.jpg Herbert Smith Freehills Africa partner and co-chair Peter Leon 511 287 Eurasia to apply for licence to mine 1.9Moz Monchetundra PGM project http://www.miningweekly.com/article/eurasia-to-apply-for-licence-to-mine-19moz-monchetundra-pgm-project-2017-07-17 Mariaan Webb PLATINUM GROUP METALS Mon, 17 Jul 2017 11:46:00 +0200 458739 1500293328 1500284760 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Lonmin boosts turnaround on upped output, suffers fatalities http://www.miningweekly.com/article/lonmin-boosts-turnaround-on-upped-production-but-suffers-fatalities-2017-07-17 Martin Creamer PLATINUM Mon, 17 Jul 2017 11:01:00 +0200 458722 1500287836 1500282060 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000664437_resized_benmagaraonlinepichelmet.jpeg Lonmin CEO Ben Magara, who has also assumed direct hands-on COO control of all operations 511 287 North American metals and mining sector provides weak covenant protections – Moody’s http://www.miningweekly.com/article/north-american-metals-and-mining-sector-provides-weak-covenant-protections-moodys-2017-07-15 Henry Lazenby PROTECTIVE COVENANTS Sat, 15 Jul 2017 01:37:00 +0200 458679 1500562322 1500075420 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 Platinum’s plight under Ministerial spotlight http://www.miningweekly.com/article/platinums-plight-under-ministerial-spotlight-2017-07-14 Martin Creamer PLATINUM Fri, 14 Jul 2017 16:35:00 +0200 458676 1500043195 1500042900 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Chamber wins round one in battle against mining charter http://www.miningweekly.com/article/chamber-wins-round-one-in-battle-against-devastating-mining-charter-2017-07-14 Martin Creamer LEGISLATIVE ENVIRONMENT Fri, 14 Jul 2017 15:11:00 +0200 458665 1500102350 1500037860 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000664304_resized_rogerbaxteronlinepic.jpg Chamber CEO Roger Baxter – chamber wins first round in fight against devastating Mining Charter Three 511 287 Mining Charter Three unpacked ahead of court hearing http://www.miningweekly.com/article/deloitte-unpacks-mining-charter-ahead-of-coms-application-to-halt-its-implementation-2017-07-14 Mia Breytenbach MINING CHARTER/LEGISLATION Fri, 14 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0200 457683 1499756186 1499983200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000662003_resized_mosebenzizwane710220915duane.jpg MOSEBENZI ZWANE Zwane published the Mining Charter on June 15, which was received with much turbulence and controversy 511 287 Rest of Africa accounts for 50% of optimistic OEMs’ workload http://www.miningweekly.com/article/rest-of-africa-accounts-for-half-of-optimistic-oems-work-load-2017-07-14 Nica Schreuder PGM - Platinum/Palladium Fri, 14 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0200 457259 1499759794 1499983200 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000661147_resized_philiphoff2008cumulus1022.jpg PHILLIP HOFF Seventy-five per cent of MIP Process’s business is outside of South Africa, as opposed to 25% about a year ago 511 287 Mining ups y/y output in May, but down again month on month http://www.miningweekly.com/article/mining-ups-yy-output-in-may-but-down-again-month-on-month-2017-07-13 Mia Breytenbach PRODUCTION Thu, 13 Jul 2017 17:08:00 +0200 458562 1499960579 1499958480 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 May mining output falters on uncertain commodity prices http://www.miningweekly.com/article/may-mining-output-falters-on-uncertain-commodity-prices-chamber-2017-07-13 Martin Creamer MINING PRODUCTION Thu, 13 Jul 2017 16:53:00 +0200 458560 1500012892 1499957580 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000664072_resized_henklangenhoven210220114duane.jpg Chamber of Mines of South Africa chief economist Henk Langenhoven 511 287 Sibanye appoints Southern Africa executive VP http://www.miningweekly.com/article/sibanye-appoints-southern-africa-executive-vp-2017-07-13 David Oliveira APPOINTMENTS Thu, 13 Jul 2017 10:58:00 +0200 458464 1499942680 1499936280 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000663827_resized_robertvanniekerk107071022duane.jpg Sibanye's newly appointed executive VP for Southern Africa, Robert van Niekerk 511 287 Years of gridlock face South Africa as new rules hurt mining http://www.miningweekly.com/article/years-of-gridlock-face-south-africa-as-new-rules-hurt-mining-2017-07-13 Bloomberg NEW MINING CHARTER Thu, 13 Jul 2017 09:48:00 +0200 458437 1499964623 1499932080 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000663748_resized_nealfroneman30813duane1022.jpg 511 287 Platinum for new fuel cell Mercedes cut to autocat level http://www.miningweekly.com/article/daimler-slashes-platinum-needed-by-new-fuel-cell-mercedes-car-2017-07-12 Martin Creamer PLATINUM Wed, 12 Jul 2017 16:10:00 +0200 458383 1500023522 1499868600 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000663589_resized_profdrchristianmohrdieckonlinepic.jpeg Daimler fuel cell director Prof Dr Christian Mohrdieck 511 287 Chamber’s interdict application likely to succeed – attorney http://www.miningweekly.com/article/chambers-interdict-application-likely-to-succeed-attorney-2017-07-12 Nadine James LEGISLATIVE ENVIRONMENT Wed, 12 Jul 2017 09:54:00 +0200 458296 1499848179 1499846040 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000663412_resized_mosebenzizwane2ilan280120161022.jpg Mineral Resources Minister Mosebenzi Zwane 511 287 Miners rewarded for improved capital discipline http://www.miningweekly.com/article/miners-rewarded-for-responding-to-messages-around-capital-discipline-2017-07-11 Henry Lazenby CAPITAL DISCIPLINE Tue, 11 Jul 2017 21:46:00 +0200 458240 1499850199 1499802360 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000663276_resized_canadaminingen.jpg 511 287 Manganese makes list of key tech metals heading for short supply http://www.miningweekly.com/article/manganese-makes-list-of-key-tech-metals-heading-for-short-supply-in-us-2017-07-11 Martin Creamer MANGANESE Tue, 11 Jul 2017 16:27:00 +0200 458226 1499849490 1499783220 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000663250_resized_martinandabelonlinepic.jpeg Industrial Development Corporation Mining and Metals Industries divisional executive Abel Malinga (right) talking to Mining Weekly's Martin Creamer. 511 287 Tharisa delivers another record production quarter http://www.miningweekly.com/article/tharisa-delivers-another-record-production-quarter-2017-07-10 Martin Creamer CHROME AND PLATINUM Mon, 10 Jul 2017 10:34:00 +0200 457993 1499694020 1499675640 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000662795_resized_phoevospouroulisonline.jpeg Tharisa, headed by CEO Phoevos Pouroulis 511 287 PTM considers transition to hybrid mining method at Maseve http://www.miningweekly.com/article/ptm-considers-transition-to-hybrid-mining-method-for-maseve-2017-07-10 Natasha Odendaal PLATINUM Mon, 10 Jul 2017 09:22:00 +0200 457977 1499672978 1499671320 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Northam Platinum receives approval to remove Khumama as guarantor http://www.miningweekly.com/article/northam-platinum-receives-approval-to-remove-khumama-as-guarantor-2017-07-07 Megan van Wyngaardt PLATINUM Fri, 07 Jul 2017 10:23:00 +0200 457855 1499432251 1499415780 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 New waterless separator improves iron recovery by 10%-plus http://www.miningweekly.com/article/new-planar-magnetic-separator-aids-in-enhanced-magnetite-production-2017-07-07 Mia Breytenbach MINERAL PROCESSING Fri, 07 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0200 457095 1499090178 1499378400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000660791_resized_mineralprocessingimptecplanarmagneticseparatorproduct06201781022.jpg PRODUCT POTENTIAL The planar magnetic separator can achieve high-grade magnetite, assuming liberation size has been achieved 511 287 Tanzania turns up heat on overseas miners with State stake law http://www.miningweekly.com/article/tanzania-turns-up-heat-on-overseas-miners-with-state-stake-law-2017-07-05 Reuters LEGISLATIVE ENVIRONMENT Wed, 05 Jul 2017 08:44:00 +0200 457538 1499336248 1499237040 1501884000 Reuters 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000661679_resized_tanzaniapresidentjohnmagufulijuly20171022reuters.jpg Tanzanian President John Magufuli 511 287 Mining Indaba offering new junior zone, boosting interface opportunities http://www.miningweekly.com/article/mining-indaba-offering-new-junior-zone-boosting-interface-opportunities-2017-07-03 Martin Creamer MINING INVESTMENT Tue, 04 Jul 2017 08:00:00 +0200 457355 1499408767 1499148000 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000661354_resized_alexgrosemartinonlinepic.jpeg Investing in African Mining Indaba MD Alex Grose (right) with Martin Creamer 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/69733_2017-07-03_alexgrose_-_hd_web.mp428703095Investing in African Mining Indaba MD Alex Grose outlines to Mining Weekly Online’s Martin Creamer the major new focus on junior miner involvement. Video and Video Editing: Lionel da Silva. Investing in African Mining Indaba MD Alex Grose outlines to Mining Weekly Online’s Martin Creamer the major new focus on junior miner involvement. Video and Video Editing: Lionel da Silva. Sibanye appoints VP to head up US region http://www.miningweekly.com/article/sibanye-appoints-vp-to-head-up-us-region-2017-07-03 Megan van Wyngaardt PLATINUM Mon, 03 Jul 2017 16:28:00 +0200 457358 1499093209 1499092080 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Amur considering financing options for Russia nickel/copper project http://www.miningweekly.com/article/amur-considering-financing-options-for-russia-nickelcopper-project-2017-07-03 Mariaan Webb BASE METALS Mon, 03 Jul 2017 10:10:00 +0200 457285 1499083608 1499069400 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000661212_resized_amurkunmanie20171022.jpg 511 287 PTM closes $20m private placement http://www.miningweekly.com/article/ptm-closes-20m-private-placement-2017-07-03 Megan van Wyngaardt PLATINUM Mon, 03 Jul 2017 08:56:00 +0200 457263 1499066456 1499064960 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Wesizwe appoints new FD http://www.miningweekly.com/article/wesizwe-appoints-new-fd-2017-06-30 Megan van Wyngaardt BOARD CHANGES Fri, 30 Jun 2017 12:51:00 +0200 457188 1498830507 1498819860 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Platinum to come out of Brazil after junior’s London equity raise http://www.miningweekly.com/article/platinum-to-come-out-of-brazil-after-juniors-london-equity-raise-2017-06-30 Martin Creamer PLATINUM Fri, 30 Jun 2017 11:36:00 +0200 457175 1498816259 1498815360 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Lonmin showcases nonmining career opportunities to youth http://www.miningweekly.com/article/lonminshowcases-career-opportunities-beyond-mining-to-youth-2017-06-30 Mia Breytenbach CORPORATE SOCIAL INVESTMENT Fri, 30 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0200 456404 1498552329 1498773600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000659183_resized_mininglonmin0620171022.jpg WIDENING THE HORIZON Despite communities often seeing mining as the only career opportunity and choice, Lonmin aims to expose the youth to other career opportunities 511 287