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     14th July 2016 This week: Molefe in forceful defence of Gupta-linked coal deal; Construction of tailings storage facilities at Tharisa platinum mine to be completed in six months; And, Eskom insists R1 600/t is the ‘total cost’ of Anglo coal to Tutuka 

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     6th July 2016 This week: Substantive mineral law issues still far from resolved And, Transnet pares back capex as commodity slump impacts demand 

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     30th June 2016 Mining Charter should be policy not law; And, potential mining investors urged to consider rest of Africa as well 

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     22nd June 2016 Big boost for South African mining as old Comro reopens; New way to mine hard rock impresses veteran researcher ;And, legal discretion dogging mine safety inquiries 

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     14th June 2016 Coal will be part of Africa’s energy mix; Sasol targeting step change in coal mining productivity; And, mining’s rebirth under way 

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     8th June 2016 Deputy Minister calls for junior mining Migdett; Now is the time for Africa to take charge of mining destiny; And, Integrator has tools for long-term mining company success 

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     2nd June 2016 This week: New acid mine water process has huge agri potential in arid areas Women representation in South Africa’s mining industry now 10% And, mine closure, rehabilitation getting more attention from regulators 

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     25th May 2016 This week: Minister launches long-term acid mine water solution Government push can make South African mining fly again And, fatigue management prevents accidents and enhances output 

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     19th May 2016 This week: AngloGold resorts to international arbitration as illegal mining worsens in Ghana AngloGold maintains full year production guidance, despite lower Quarter one output 

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By: Creamer Media Reporter      7th April 2016 This week: Diamond market back in sync in 18 to 24 months Implats boosts fuel cell outlook at impressive launch And, Master Drilling maintains eye on growth as strategy gains traction  

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     30th March 2016 This week: Platinum miners head for pay talks in difficult environment And, women still find it hard to climb corporate ladder 

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     24th March 2016 This week: Motsepe calls on South Africans to come together to boost economy And, latest power tariff rise to nullify benefit of 2015 cost-cutting 

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     17th March 2016 This week: Sasol outlines dual Southern Africa, North America growth plans Coal coming off the bottom – Exxaro And, resilient Sasol weathering storm 

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     10th March 2016 This week: Eqstra H1 profit falls on exit of noncore operations RBPlat posts FY loss, delays projects And, Sibanye Gold preparing to spend upped R3.9bn capex 

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By: Creamer Media Reporter      3rd March 2016 This week: Record rand gold price prompts Sibanye to call employees, unions back to the table AngloGold international mines slashing costs, upping margins And, AngloGold’s South African mines still laggards 

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By: Creamer Media Reporter      25th February 2016 Welcome to Creamer Media’s Resources Watch, a weekly video round-up of the events and people making and shaping the news in the mining industry. This week: New mining method nudging South Deep towards breakeven DRDGold posts higher H1 profit, output And, zero external funding a possibility for... 

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     18th February 2016 This week: Kumba fiscal year earnings down on lower iron-ore price And, Harmony back in black 

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By: Creamer Media Reporter      4th February 2016 This week: AMCU claims substandard safety equipment, procedures led to fatalities at Implats And, Power generation is still driving uranium demand, but environmental, health concerns persist 

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By: Creamer Media Reporter      28th January 2016 This week: Nontraditional funding sought for Liberia iron-ore development And, Credit facility to boost exporters in progressing mining projects 

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By: Creamer Media Reporter      10th December 2015 This week: How mining can innovate and boost cash at same time; and, civil society organisations urged to play more active role in natural resources sector 

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By: Creamer Media Reporter      3rd December 2015 This week: Gold Fields to build 3D model of huge South Deep mine And, BME continues to invest during economic downturn 

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     26th November 2015 The Fed hike could knock gold price down to $1 000/oz; Banks offer up R12-billion in Transnet deal; And, Lets rebuild mining together says Rick Menell 

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By: Sashnee Moodley     19th November 2015 AMSA adds R4.5bn rights issue to survival plan; AngloGold increasingly ‘upbeat’ on new improving mining technology; And, locally developed rail transport system to be deployed in 2016 

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     12th November 2015 This week: Transnet says some capex to be deferred Work together or perish together, Diamond Indaba hears And, Davis tax proposals sound death knell for new mine development 

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     5th November 2015 This week: Responsive strategy to market downturn; And, De Beers says consider cross-border diamond beneficiation 

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By: Sashnee Moodley     29th October 2015 This week: AMCU will approach ConCourt if current bid for right to strike at mines where it has a majority fails Questions are raised about government’s approach to acid mine drainage And, South African mining’s delicate make-or-break phase outlined 

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By: Creamer Media Reporter      21st October 2015 This week: Wescoal sets out to be key player in coal consolidation AMCU calls on gold miners to return to the negotiating table Phosphate project to get under way 

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By: Creamer Media Reporter      8th October 2015 This week: Prevost drops a coal bombshell Mining’s bottoming presents an opportunity to write a new script And, the EFF seeks a 60% State ownership of mines 

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By: Creamer Media Reporter      24th September 2015 This week: Pan African’s surface operations are pumping cash. The steel industry talks call for ‘protection and competitiveness’ balance. And, gold revenue will fund resource development at the Shiva mine. 

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By: Creamer Media Reporter      17th September 2015 Welcome to Creamer Media’s Resources Watch, a weekly video round-up of the events and people making and shaping the news in the mining industry. This week: Sasol is ‘excited' by South Africa’s gas-to-power prospects. ARM declares a dividend despite the copper price blow. And, Kibo says Tanzania’s... 

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By: Creamer Media Reporter      10th September 2015 This week: Cash-flush DRDGold considers a share buy-back. Gas represents a R250-billion opportunity for South Africa. And, a new plasma pipe-cutting machine enters production. 

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By: Creamer Media Reporter      27th August 2015 This week: Exxaro sets its sights on coal to revive its earnings. AngloGold harvesting its short-life mines. And, legislative changes to be supportive of offshore oil and gas drilling, says President Zuma. 

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By: Creamer Media Reporter      20th August 2015 This week: Eskom unveils its new coal-sourcing strategy as it pursues its R2-billion Optimum claim. South Africa’s Chamber of Mines says Mining Phakisa can help unlock mining and exploration investment. And, Zest WEG is still acquisitive after adding scale and scope to its transformer offering. 

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By: Creamer Media Reporter      13th August 2015 This week: A ‘depressed’ PGM market cycle stalls RBPlat’s Styldrift expansion. ArcelorMittal South Africa flags its iron-ore import plan as it seeks a new pricing deal with Kumba. And, Roytec clinches a Zimbabwe contract and now boasts a R100-million order book. 

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By: Creamer Media Reporter      6th August 2015 This week: Platinum projects are well under way at Sylvania Platinum. And, first production at the Brakfontein colliery extension is slated for September. 

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By: Creamer Media Reporter      30th July 2015 This week: South Africa’s new JSE-backed oil and gas code is globally aligned. And, low iron-ore prices are killing jobs at Kumba. 

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By: Creamer Media Reporter      23rd July 2015 This week: An inland terminal rapid rail master plan is urged for new coal basins. And, Transnet says its take-or-pay contracts offer volume ‘cover’ during a weak commodity climate. 

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By: Creamer Media Reporter      9th July 2015 This week: Government and the private sector are working constructively to tackle acid mine drainage in the Wits basin. South Africa’s rejected mine water plan deprived 7 000 people of jobs. And, mine mechanisation that’s linked to local equipment retains jobs. 

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