Mining Weekly | South America http://www.miningweekly.com/page/south-america Wed, 15 Aug 2018 03:10:27 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Antofagasta's H1 earnings fall, trade tensions cloud demand outlook http://www.miningweekly.com/article/antofagastas-h1-earnings-fall-trade-tensions-cloud-demand-outlook-2018-08-14 Reuters COPPER Tue, 14 Aug 2018 12:35:00 +0200 495613 1534243485 1534242900 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000746929_resized_ivanarriagadaantofogastaceo2018bloomberg1022.jpg Ivan Arriagada 511 287 First Majestic stock tumbles on Q2 results http://www.miningweekly.com/article/first-majestic-stock-tumbles-on-q2-results-2018-08-14 Mariaan Webb SILVER Tue, 14 Aug 2018 11:22:00 +0200 495596 1534239161 1534238520 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 BHP, union extend labor talks at mammoth Chile copper mine http://www.miningweekly.com/article/bhp-union-extend-labor-talks-at-mammoth-chile-copper-mine-2018-08-14 Reuters WAGE NEGOTIATIONS Tue, 14 Aug 2018 09:53:00 +0200 495577 1534234142 1534233180 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 China's Ganfeng buys SQM's stake in lithium project for $87.5m http://www.miningweekly.com/article/chinas-ganfeng-buys-sqms-stake-in-lithium-project-for-875m-2018-08-14 Reuters LITHIUM Tue, 14 Aug 2018 09:50:00 +0200 495574 1534233143 1534233000 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Minister decries Gold Fields’ job-cut plan at cash-burning South Deep http://www.miningweekly.com/article/gold-fields-may-cut-1-500-jobs-at-cash-burning-south-deep-2018-08-14 Martin Creamer GOLD Tue, 14 Aug 2018 09:23:00 +0200 495562 1534291373 1534231380 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000746672_resized_nickhollandcreamermedia02181022.jpg Gold Fields CEO Nick Holland 511 287 Ivanhoe advances projects in ‘productive’ Q2 http://www.miningweekly.com/article/ivanhoe-advances-projects-in-productive-q2-2018-08-13 Marleny Arnoldi DIVERSIFIED MINERS Mon, 13 Aug 2018 15:43:00 +0200 495511 1534168173 1534167780 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000746576_resized_ivanhoeminesplatreefexploration.jpg Ivanhoe's Platreef exploration 511 287 McEwen closes $50m three-year loan http://www.miningweekly.com/article/mcewen-closes-50m-three-year-loan-2018-08-13 Marleny Arnoldi DIVERSIFIED MINERS Mon, 13 Aug 2018 15:39:00 +0200 495510 1534167798 1534167540 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 AngloGold terminates Brazil earn-in JV with Equinox Gold http://www.miningweekly.com/article/anglogold-terminates-brazil-earn-in-jv-with-equinox-gold-2018-08-13 Mariaan Webb GOLD EXPLORATION Mon, 13 Aug 2018 13:53:00 +0200 495480 1534234193 1534161180 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Lithium-ion batteries, energy storage on strong demand growth trajectory http://www.miningweekly.com/article/lithium-ion-batteries-energy-storage-on-strong-demand-growth-trajectory-2018-08-13 Marleny Arnoldi LITHIUM Mon, 13 Aug 2018 12:47:00 +0200 495476 1534159119 1534157220 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000746528_resized_electricvehicle41022.jpg 511 287 Union at Caserones mine in Chile says members vote to strike http://www.miningweekly.com/article/union-at-caserones-mine-in-chile-says-members-vote-to-strike-2018-08-13 Reuters COPPER Mon, 13 Aug 2018 08:25:00 +0200 495379 1534142231 1534141500 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Peru President expects lithium, uranium mining laws passed in 6 months http://www.miningweekly.com/article/peru-president-expects-lithium-uranium-mining-laws-passed-in-6-months-2018-08-12 Reuters LEGISLATIVE ENVIRONMENT Sun, 12 Aug 2018 17:44:00 +0200 495373 1534088834 1534088640 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Copper shorts exposed to supply shock as giant mine faces strike http://www.miningweekly.com/article/copper-shorts-exposed-to-supply-shock-as-giant-mine-faces-strike-2018-08-12 Bloomberg COPPER Sun, 12 Aug 2018 17:38:00 +0200 495371 1534170252 1534088280 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000746379_resized_coppertrainchiledesertbloomberg072018.jpg 511 287 Randgold looking across the Atlantic http://www.miningweekly.com/article/randgold-looking-across-the-atlantic-2018-08-10 Martin Creamer GOLD Fri, 10 Aug 2018 16:21:00 +0200 495368 1534144568 1533910860 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000746372_resized_markbristowfenimatsondosamuelonlinebest.jpg Randgold CEO Mark Bristow (left) with Inter Oriental Builders' Feni Matsando Samuel, who built the new hydropower plant on time and on budget with an all-Congolese team. 511 287 Most unions at Chile's El Teniente copper mine accept contract http://www.miningweekly.com/article/most-unions-at-chiles-el-teniente-copper-mine-accept-contract-2018-08-10 Reuters COPPER Fri, 10 Aug 2018 15:51:00 +0200 495361 1533909127 1533909060 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 BHP says Brazil court approves Samarco settlement http://www.miningweekly.com/article/bhp-says-brazil-court-approves-samarco-settlement-2018-08-10 Reuters LEGAL SETTLEMENT Fri, 10 Aug 2018 10:19:00 +0200 495312 1533889224 1533889140 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Consolidated Zinc moves forward Mexico mine plans to this year http://www.miningweekly.com/article/consolidated-zinc-moves-forward-mexico-mine-plans-to-this-year-2018-08-10 Esmarie Swanepoel BASE METALS Fri, 10 Aug 2018 09:22:00 +0200 495288 1533886031 1533885720 99999999999 Mariaan Webb 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000746253_resized_zinc1022bloomberg.jpg 511 287 Barrick says China partner for copper 'makes all kinds of sense' http://www.miningweekly.com/article/barrick-says-china-partner-for-copper-makes-all-kinds-of-sense-2018-08-10 Bloomberg GOLD Fri, 10 Aug 2018 08:33:00 +0200 495266 1533883314 1533882780 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000746216_resized_johnthorntonbloomberg.jpg Barrick Gold executive chairperson John Thornton 511 287 Fibre optics punted for pipeline monitoring amid major spills in mining and other sectors http://www.miningweekly.com/article/fibre-optics-punted-for-pipeline-monitoring-amid-major-spills-in-mining-and-other-sectors-2018-08-10 Nadine James TECHNOLOGY Fri, 10 Aug 2018 08:00:00 +0200 494924 1533559905 1533880800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000745481_resized_war.jpg 511 287 Vale reports lower coking coal earnings, but thermal product sales rise http://www.miningweekly.com/article/vale-reports-lower-metallurgical-higher-thermal-coal-earnings-2018-08-10 Rebecca Campbell COAL Fri, 10 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 494514 1533633270 1533852000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 BHP reaches $50m settlement in US lawsuit http://www.miningweekly.com/article/bhp-reaches-50m-settlement-in-us-lawsuit-2018-08-09 Esmarie Swanepoel DIVERSIFIED MINER Thu, 09 Aug 2018 07:43:00 +0200 495223 1533793514 1533793380 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000746097_resized_bhplogo1022bloomberg.jpg 511 287 Union at Caserones mine in Chile says no deal in labour talks, strike imminent http://www.miningweekly.com/article/union-at-caserones-mine-in-chile-says-no-deal-in-labour-talks-strike-imminent-2018-08-09 Reuters WAGE NEGOTIATIONS Thu, 09 Aug 2018 07:40:00 +0200 495222 1533793316 1533793200 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 SQM says to overtake Albemarle as world's top lithium producer by 2022 http://www.miningweekly.com/article/sqm-says-to-overtake-albemarle-as-worlds-top-lithium-producer-by-2022-2018-08-09 Reuters LITHIUM Thu, 09 Aug 2018 07:27:00 +0200 495220 1533792705 1533792420 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000746094_resized_lithiumoreonaconveyorinaustralia.jpg 511 287 Teck gets approval to expand Quebrada Blanca mine in Chile http://www.miningweekly.com/article/teck-gets-approval-to-expand-quebrada-blanca-mine-in-chile-2018-08-09 Reuters COPPER Thu, 09 Aug 2018 07:25:00 +0200 495219 1533792446 1533792300 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Glencore closing in on oil deal, transacting with Eskom http://www.miningweekly.com/article/glencore-closing-in-on-south-african-oil-deal-transacting-with-eskom-2018-08-08 Martin Creamer DIVERSIFIED MINERS Wed, 08 Aug 2018 16:15:00 +0200 495214 1533891263 1533737700 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000746085_resized_ivanglasenbergonlinepiccorrrect.jpg Glencore CEO Ivan Glasenberg 511 287 Humiliated for years, women are fighting back in mines of Chile http://www.miningweekly.com/article/humiliated-for-years-women-are-fighting-back-in-mines-of-chile-2018-08-08 Bloomberg WOMEN IN MINING Wed, 08 Aug 2018 14:10:00 +0200 495189 1533730939 1533730200 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000746047_resized_chilemininggenericbloomberg0820181022.jpg 511 287 Fortuna’s Lindero project still set for start of commercial operations in Q3 2019 http://www.miningweekly.com/article/fortunas-lindero-project-still-set-for-start-of-commercial-operations-in-q3-2019-2018-08-08 Nadine James SILVER Wed, 08 Aug 2018 12:15:00 +0200 495167 1533723856 1533723300 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Gold Fields expects to report lower H1 basic earnings a share http://www.miningweekly.com/article/gold-fields-expects-to-report-lower-h1-basic-earnings-a-share-2018-08-08 Marleny Arnoldi GOLD Wed, 08 Aug 2018 10:33:00 +0200 495143 1533717255 1533717180 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Glencore darts ahead of diversified rivals http://www.miningweekly.com/article/glencore-darts-ahead-of-diversified-rivals-2018-08-08 Martin Creamer DIVERSIFIED MINERS Wed, 08 Aug 2018 10:11:00 +0200 495136 1533721679 1533715860 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000745930_resized_ivanglasenbergnewpic2018.jpg Glencore CEO Ivan Glasenberg 511 287 Govt must play role in limiting large-scale retrenchment – RBPlat http://www.miningweekly.com/article/govt-must-play-role-in-limiting-large-scale-retrenchment-rbplat-2018-08-07 Martin Creamer PLATINUM GROUP METALS Tue, 07 Aug 2018 16:31:00 +0200 495093 1533883777 1533652260 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000745866_resized_rbplatstevephirimartincreamer08181022dylan.jpg Royal Bafokeng Platinum CEO Steve Phiri (left) being interviewed by Mining Weekly Online's Martin Creamer 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/75577_2018-08-07_rbplat_interview2_-_hd_web.mp4173417069Royal Bafokeng Platinum CEO Steve Phiri interviewed by Mining Weekly Online’s Martin Creamer. Video: Nicholas Boyd. Photographs: Dylan Slater Royal Bafokeng Platinum CEO Steve Phiri interviewed by Mining Weekly Online’s Martin Creamer. Video: Nicholas Boyd. Photographs: Dylan Slater Chile lithium exports more than double in July from previous year http://www.miningweekly.com/article/chile-lithium-exports-more-than-double-in-july-from-previous-year-2018-08-07 Reuters LITHIUM Tue, 07 Aug 2018 16:04:00 +0200 495089 1533650722 1533650640 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Mosaic reports Q2 earnings, increases FY Ebitda guidance http://www.miningweekly.com/article/mosaic-reports-q2-earnings-increases-fy-ebitda-guidance-2018-08-07 Mariaan Webb POTASH Tue, 07 Aug 2018 08:55:00 +0200 494991 1533625885 1533624900 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 BHP asks for government mediation in talks at Chile's Escondida http://www.miningweekly.com/article/bhp-asks-for-government-mediation-in-talks-at-chiles-escondida-2018-08-07 Reuters WAGE NEGOTIATIONS Tue, 07 Aug 2018 06:30:00 +0200 494964 1533616320 1533616200 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Miners set to spend $11bn in search of the next jackpot http://www.miningweekly.com/article/miners-set-to-spend-11bn-in-search-of-the-next-jackpot-2018-08-07 Bloomberg EXPLORATION Tue, 07 Aug 2018 06:18:00 +0200 494962 1533624783 1533615480 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000745640_resized_basemetalsgoldengrovemineaustraliaemrcapitalseptember20171022.jpg 511 287 Heavy-handed laws not needed to transform mining – RBPlat http://www.miningweekly.com/article/heavy-handed-laws-not-needed-to-transform-mining-rbplat-2018-08-06 Martin Creamer PLATINUM Mon, 06 Aug 2018 16:20:00 +0200 494954 1533622049 1533565200 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000745569_resized_rbplatstevephiri08181022dylan.jpg Royal Bafokeng Platinum CEO Steve Phiri 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/75568_2018-08-06_rbplat_-_hd_web.mp428192391Royal Bafokeng Platinum CEO Steve Phiri presentation covered by Mining Weekly Online’s Martin Creamer. Video and Video Editing: Nicholas Boyd. Photographs: Dylan Slater Royal Bafokeng Platinum CEO Steve Phiri presentation covered by Mining Weekly Online’s Martin Creamer. Video and Video Editing: Nicholas Boyd. Photographs: Dylan Slater Union at Chile's Escondida sets deadline for negotiations ahead of strike http://www.miningweekly.com/article/union-at-chiles-escondida-sets-deadline-for-negotiations-ahead-of-strike-2018-08-06 Reuters WAGE NEGOTIATIONS Mon, 06 Aug 2018 15:55:00 +0200 494945 1533563854 1533563700 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Vedanta delivers strong Q1 Ebitda http://www.miningweekly.com/article/vedanta-delivers-strong-q1-ebitda-2018-08-06 Simone Liedtke DIVERSIFIED MINERS Mon, 06 Aug 2018 12:59:00 +0200 494902 1533563111 1533553140 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Vast expects subsidiary to be granted Baita Plai association licence soon http://www.miningweekly.com/article/vast-expects-subsidiary-to-be-granted-baita-plai-association-licence-soon-2018-08-06 Simone Liedtke BASE METALS Mon, 06 Aug 2018 12:08:00 +0200 494890 1533563668 1533550080 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Beadell raises funds for Tucano plant http://www.miningweekly.com/article/beadell-raises-funds-for-tucano-plant-2018-08-06 Esmarie Swanepoel GOLD Mon, 06 Aug 2018 10:21:00 +0200 494872 1533545488 1533543660 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0