Mining Weekly | South America http://www.miningweekly.com/page/south-america Thu, 23 Feb 2017 05:57:49 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Brazil's Vale to redeem next month $792m in bonds maturing in March 2018 http://www.miningweekly.com/article/brazils-vale-to-redeem-next-month-792m-in-bonds-maturing-in-march-2018-2017-02-23 Reuters South America Thu, 23 Feb 2017 02:16:00 +0200 443986 1487809679 1487808960 1490133600 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 World refined copper market saw wider deficit in November – ICSG http://www.miningweekly.com/article/world-refined-copper-market-saw-wider-deficit-in-november-icsg-2017-02-23 Henry Lazenby COPPER Thu, 23 Feb 2017 02:13:00 +0200 443985 1487808955 1487808780 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000628415_resized_copperscrap1022bloomberg.jpg 511 287 Hudbay narrows loss as metals prices rise http://www.miningweekly.com/article/hudbay-narrows-loss-as-metals-prices-rise-2017-02-23 Henry Lazenby BASE METALS Thu, 23 Feb 2017 01:31:00 +0200 443984 1487807024 1487806260 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Lithium X joint venture receives Argentinian pond construction permit http://www.miningweekly.com/article/lithium-x-joint-venture-receives-argentinian-pond-construction-permit-2017-02-23 Henry Lazenby LITHIUM PERMITTING Thu, 23 Feb 2017 00:35:00 +0200 443983 1487802993 1487802900 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 BHP in for the long haul on Escondida strike as it eyes 30-day wait http://www.miningweekly.com/article/bhp-in-for-the-long-haul-on-escondida-strike-as-it-eyes-30-day-wait-2017-02-22 Reuters COPPER STRIKE Wed, 22 Feb 2017 23:46:00 +0200 443982 1487800217 1487799960 1490133600 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Goldman says commodities need proof of demand to rally more http://www.miningweekly.com/article/goldman-says-commodities-need-proof-of-demand-to-rally-more-2017-02-22 Bloomberg COMMODITIES Wed, 22 Feb 2017 15:29:00 +0200 443942 1487770342 1487770140 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 De Beers new diamond mine set to reach full commercial production http://www.miningweekly.com/article/de-beers-new-diamond-mine-set-to-reach-full-commercial-production-2017-02-22 Reuters DIAMONDS Wed, 22 Feb 2017 04:32:00 +0200 443802 1487731249 1487730720 1490047200 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Escondida will wait 30 days into strike to replace workers http://www.miningweekly.com/article/escondida-will-wait-30-days-into-strike-to-replace-workers-2017-02-22 Reuters COPPER Wed, 22 Feb 2017 04:27:00 +0200 443801 1487730681 1487730420 1490047200 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Despite missing analyst estimates, Newmont lifts FY headline earnings 89% http://www.miningweekly.com/article/despite-missing-analyst-estimates-newmont-lifts-fy-headline-earnings-89-2017-02-22 Henry Lazenby GOLD Wed, 22 Feb 2017 00:43:00 +0200 443799 1487748742 1487716980 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000627994_resized_cripplecreekvictorminecoloradonewmontbloomberg.jpg Newmont has delivered expansions and proven the investment case at Cripple Creek & Victor, in Colorado 511 287 $1bn earmarked for AngloGold’s deep-but-cheap Mponeng mine http://www.miningweekly.com/article/1bn-earmarked-for-anglogolds-deep-but-cheap-mponeng-gold-mine-2017-02-21 Martin Creamer GOLD Tue, 21 Feb 2017 16:45:00 +0200 443795 1487745829 1487688300 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000627985_resized_grahamehmonlinepic.jpeg AngloGold Ashanti executive VP Graham Ehm 511 287 Ending mine fatalities most pressing 2017 priority – AngloGold http://www.miningweekly.com/article/ending-mine-fatalities-most-pressing-2017-priority-anglogold-2017-02-21 Martin Creamer GOLD Tue, 21 Feb 2017 14:31:00 +0200 443740 1487685138 1487680260 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000627857_resized_chrissheppardonlinepic.jpeg AngloGold COO South Africa Chris Sheppard 511 287 Anglo targets further $1bn in cost, volume improvements in 2017 http://www.miningweekly.com/article/anglo-targets-further-1bn-in-cost-volume-improvements-in-2017-2017-02-21 Ilan Solomons DIVERSIFIED MINERS Tue, 21 Feb 2017 12:48:00 +0200 443722 1487686968 1487674080 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000627822_resized_angloamericanoffices212020171022.jpg Anglo American is aiming to have capital expenditure maintained at $2.5-billion and stay-in-business capital increased to $1.2-billion in 2017 511 287 BHP ready to overcome global uncertainties – Mackenzie http://www.miningweekly.com/article/bhp-ready-to-overcome-global-uncertainties---mackenzie-2017-02-21 Esmarie Swanepoel DIVERSIFIED MINER Tue, 21 Feb 2017 09:39:00 +0200 443650 1487671244 1487662740 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000627706_resized_andrewmackenzieconcern1022bloomberg.jpg BHP CEO Andrew Mackenzie 511 287 Newmont appoints new head for South American assets http://www.miningweekly.com/article/newmont-appoints-new-head-for-south-american-assets-2017-02-21 Natasha Odendaal NEW APPOINTMENTS Tue, 21 Feb 2017 09:37:00 +0200 443647 1487666313 1487662620 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Free cash rockets to $278m, dividend resumed – AngloGold http://www.miningweekly.com/article/free-cash-rockets-to-278m-dividend-resumed-anglogold-2017-02-21 Martin Creamer GOLD Tue, 21 Feb 2017 09:10:00 +0200 443640 1487683680 1487661000 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000627673_resized_srinivasanvenkatakrishnanvenkat.jpeg Anglogold Ashanti CEO Srinivasan ‘Venkat’ Venkatakrishnan 511 287 Government-mediated talks between Escondida union, BHP fail http://www.miningweekly.com/article/government-mediated-talks-between-escondida-union-bhp-fail-2017-02-21 Reuters COPPER Tue, 21 Feb 2017 07:57:00 +0200 443619 1487656725 1487656620 1490047200 Reuters 0 0 Yellen can't halt Trump gold rally that funds bet against http://www.miningweekly.com/article/yellen-cant-halt-trump-gold-rally-that-funds-bet-against-2017-02-20 Bloomberg GOLD Mon, 20 Feb 2017 14:27:00 +0200 443569 1487593851 1487593620 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000627498_resized_gold1022bloomberg.jpg 511 287 Vale scraps controlling bloc, merges shares in major transparency move http://www.miningweekly.com/article/vale-readies-for-diluted-ownership-as-partners-renew-accord-2017-02-20 Reuters DIVERSIFIED MINERS Mon, 20 Feb 2017 14:08:00 +0200 443560 1487601299 1487592480 1489960800 Reuters 0 0 South32, AusQuest partner on exploration in Australia, Peru http://www.miningweekly.com/article/south32-ausquest-partner-on-exploration-in-australia-peru-2017-02-20 Esmarie Swanepoel DIVERSIFIED MINER Mon, 20 Feb 2017 09:46:00 +0200 443506 1487593917 1487576760 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000627334_resized_explorationbloomberg102220022017.jpg 511 287 De Beers' Forevermark diamonds to add 10% more outlets in 2017, says CEO http://www.miningweekly.com/article/de-beers-forevermark-diamonds-to-add-10-more-outlets-in-2017-says-ceo-2017-02-18 Reuters DIAMONDS Sat, 18 Feb 2017 01:54:00 +0200 443483 1487580708 1487375640 1489701600 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Freeport declares force majeure at Indonesia copper mine http://www.miningweekly.com/article/freeport-declares-force-majeure-at-indonesia-copper-mine-2017-02-18 Reuters COPPER Sat, 18 Feb 2017 01:36:00 +0200 443482 1487374805 1487374560 1489701600 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Anglo to suspend copper mining at El Soldado in Chile http://www.miningweekly.com/article/anglo-to-suspend-copper-mining-at-el-soldado-in-chile-2017-02-18 Reuters COPPER SUSPENSION Sat, 18 Feb 2017 01:34:00 +0200 443481 1487374578 1487374440 1489701600 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 New US President may benefit the resources sector http://www.miningweekly.com/article/new-us-president-may-benefit-the-resources-sector-2017-02-17 Henry Lazenby RESOURCES Fri, 17 Feb 2017 08:00:00 +0200 443387 1487314558 1487311200 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000627026_resized_trump.jpg 511 287 BHP Billiton, Escondida workers far apart one week into strike http://www.miningweekly.com/article/bhp-billiton-escondida-workers-far-apart-one-week-into-strike-2017-02-17 Reuters COPPER STRIKE Fri, 17 Feb 2017 01:53:00 +0200 443373 1487289424 1487289180 1489615200 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Gold Fields set for ‘year of reinvestment’, announces R2.28bn South Deep growth plan http://www.miningweekly.com/article/gold-fields-set-for-year-of-reinvestment-announces-r228bn-south-deep-growth-plan-2017-02-16 Natasha Odendaal GOLD Thu, 16 Feb 2017 16:41:00 +0200 443367 1487584828 1487256060 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000626942_resized_nickholland205101022duane.jpg Gold Fields CEO Nick Holland 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/67205_2017-02-16_goldfields_-_lio-hd_web.mp427129674Gold Fields CEO Nick Holland talks to Mining Weekly Online about South Deep's turnaround, what its future holds and why it is such a critical asset for Gold Fields. Camerawork: Nicholas Boyd. Videoediting: Lionel da Silva. Date recorded: 16.02.2017. Gold Fields CEO Nick Holland talks to Mining Weekly Online about South Deep's turnaround, what its future holds and why it is such a critical asset for Gold Fields. Camerawork: Nicholas Boyd. Videoediting: Lionel da Silva. Date recorded: 16.02.2017. Major South African coal extension project on cards – South32 http://www.miningweekly.com/article/major-south-african-coal-extension-project-on-cards-south32-2017-02-16 Martin Creamer DIVERISIFIED MINERS Thu, 16 Feb 2017 14:30:00 +0200 443295 1487324388 1487248200 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000626723_resized_grahamkerronlinepic.jpeg South32 CEO Graham Kerr 511 287 South32 swings to H1 profit on stronger commodity prices http://www.miningweekly.com/article/south32-swings-to-h1-profit-on-stronger-commodity-prices-2017-02-16 Esmarie Swanepoel DIVERSIFIED MINERS Thu, 16 Feb 2017 09:12:00 +0200 443182 1487324806 1487229120 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000626427_resized_grahamkerr21022.jpg South32 CEO Graham Kerr 511 287 Kinross narrows Q4 loss as margins rise http://www.miningweekly.com/article/kinross-narrows-q4-loss-as-margins-rise-2017-02-16 Henry Lazenby GOLD Thu, 16 Feb 2017 03:51:00 +0200 443166 1487238828 1487209860 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Goldcorp’s Q4 earnings surprise as decentralised business reaps rewards http://www.miningweekly.com/article/goldcorps-q4-earnings-surprise-as-decentralised-business-reap-rewards-2017-02-16 Henry Lazenby GOLD Thu, 16 Feb 2017 02:55:00 +0200 443164 1487237903 1487206500 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Barrick lifts dividend as earnings beat forecast http://www.miningweekly.com/article/barrick-lifts-dividend-as-earnings-beat-forecast-2017-02-16 Henry Lazenby GOLD Thu, 16 Feb 2017 02:27:00 +0200 443163 1487237793 1487204820 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000626385_resized_wagold2bloomberg01092017.jpg 511 287 DRDGold spends R26m in six months on environmental restoration http://www.miningweekly.com/article/drdgold-spends-r26m-in-six-months-on-environmental-restoration-2017-02-15 Martin Creamer GOLD Wed, 15 Feb 2017 16:08:00 +0200 443142 1487252702 1487167680 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000626379_resized_nielpretorius02171022duane.jpg DRDGold CEO Niël Pretorius 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/67153_2017-02-15_drdgold_-_lio-hd_web.mp461356333Mining Weekly Online’s Martin Creamer talks to DRDGold CEO Niël Pretorius on the company’s R26-million expenditure on environmental restoration. Photographs: Duane Daws. Video: Nicholas Boyd. Video Editing: Lionel da Silva. Mining Weekly Online’s Martin Creamer talks to DRDGold CEO Niël Pretorius on the company’s R26-million expenditure on environmental restoration. Photographs: Duane Daws. Video: Nicholas Boyd. Video Editing: Lionel da Silva. New labour laws in Chile embolden striking miners http://www.miningweekly.com/article/new-labour-laws-in-chile-embolden-striking-miners-2017-02-15 Reuters COPPER Wed, 15 Feb 2017 08:41:00 +0200 443025 1487141478 1487140860 1489528800 Reuters 0 0 KGHM to book $1.4bn impairment on international assets http://www.miningweekly.com/article/kghm-to-book-14bn-charge-on-international-assets-2017-02-15 Henry Lazenby ASSET IMPAIRMENT Wed, 15 Feb 2017 01:30:00 +0200 443010 1487152199 1487115000 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Striking union at Escondida copper mine agrees to talk http://www.miningweekly.com/article/striking-union-at-escondida-copper-mine-agrees-to-talk-2017-02-14 Reuters COPPER STRIKE Tue, 14 Feb 2017 18:14:00 +0200 443005 1487148905 1487088840 1489442400 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Electric car boom spurs investor scramble for cobalt http://www.miningweekly.com/article/electric-car-boom-spurs-investor-scramble-for-cobalt-2017-02-14 Reuters COBALT Tue, 14 Feb 2017 16:21:00 +0200 442995 1487082291 1487082060 1489442400 Reuters 0 0 Kumba applying exploration-to-beneficiation technology http://www.miningweekly.com/article/kumba-implementing-exploration-to-beneficiation-technology-strategy-2017-02-14 Martin Creamer IRON-ORE Tue, 14 Feb 2017 15:50:00 +0200 442987 1487146935 1487080200 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000625850_resized_kumbaceomkhwanazicfofrikkkiekotzee.jpeg Kumba CEO Themba Mkhwanazi (right) with outgoing CFO Frikkkie Kotzee 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/67122_2017-02-14_kumba_-_hd_web.mp474566914Mining Weekly Online’s Martin Creamer at the Kumba Iron Ore results presentation by CEO Themba Mkhwanazi and outgoing CFO Frikkie Kotzee. Video and Video Editing: Nicholas Boyd. Mining Weekly Online’s Martin Creamer at the Kumba Iron Ore results presentation by CEO Themba Mkhwanazi and outgoing CFO Frikkie Kotzee. Video and Video Editing: Nicholas Boyd. Kumba lifts output, slashes costs, pumps cash, CFO quits http://www.miningweekly.com/article/kumba-lifts-production-slashes-costs-pumps-cash-cfo-quits-2017-02-14 Martin Creamer IRON-ORE Tue, 14 Feb 2017 09:00:00 +0200 442919 1487080631 1487055600 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000625709_resized_thembapicmkhwanazionline.jpeg Kumba Iron Ore CEO Themba Mkhwanazi 511 287 Glencore’s DRC copper top-up wins analyst cheer http://www.miningweekly.com/article/glencores-drc-copper-top-up-wins-analyst-cheer-2017-02-14 Martin Creamer COPPER Tue, 14 Feb 2017 07:35:00 +0200 442899 1487058634 1487050500 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000625635_resized_ivanglasenberg205151022.jpg Glencore CEO Ivan Glasenberg 511 287