Mining Weekly | South America http://www.miningweekly.com/page/south-america Mon, 29 May 2017 02:18:56 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 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 Avanco on its way to midtier status http://www.miningweekly.com/article/avanco-on-its-way-to-mid-tier-status-2017-05-26 Esmarie Swanepoel COPPER/GOLD Fri, 26 May 2017 08:55:00 +0200 453549 1495786116 1495781700 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 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 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 South America Fri, 26 May 2017 04:09:00 +0200 453532 1495783318 1495764540 1498341600 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 Brazilian miner expects less volatility in coal prices during the rest of 2017 http://www.miningweekly.com/article/brazilian-miner-expects-less-volatility-in-coal-prices-during-the-rest-of-2017-2017-05-26 Keith Campbell Coal Fri, 26 May 2017 00:00:00 +0200 452843 1495523593 1495749600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 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 Arian Silver to step up lithium exploration, eyes acquisitions http://www.miningweekly.com/article/arian-silver-to-step-up-lithium-exploration-eyes-acquisitions-2017-05-25 Mariaan Webb CAPITAL RAISING Thu, 25 May 2017 11:50:00 +0200 453405 1495784058 1495705800 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 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 Peru FTA to unlock opportunities for Australian exporters http://www.miningweekly.com/article/peru-fta-to-unlock-opportunities-for-australian-exporters-2017-05-25 Esmarie Swanepoel TRADE AGREEMENT Thu, 25 May 2017 09:42:00 +0200 453352 1495708354 1495698120 99999999999 Mariaan Webb 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 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 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 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 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 Gold miners slowly shift focus to growth http://www.miningweekly.com/article/gold-miners-slowly-shift-focus-to-growth-2017-05-23 Natasha Odendaal GOLD Tue, 23 May 2017 15:54:00 +0200 453145 1495548383 1495547640 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Company climate risk disclosure could become mandatory in a few years http://www.miningweekly.com/article/company-climate-risk-disclosure-could-become-mandatory-in-a-few-years-2017-05-23 Reuters CLIMATE CHANGE Tue, 23 May 2017 14:32:00 +0200 453119 1495542891 1495542720 1498168800 Reuters 0 0 Thos Begbie’s global quality status boosted by on-the-spot Dekra http://www.miningweekly.com/article/thos-begbies-global-quality-status-boosted-by-on-the-spot-dekra-2017-05-23 Martin Creamer QUALITY ASSURANCE Tue, 23 May 2017 14:10:00 +0200 453115 1495546914 1495541400 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000651072_resized_martincreameredwindreyerjohangerber110220517duane.jpg Thos Begbie’s Edwin Dreyer (centre) with Dekra’s Johan Gerber (right) and Martin Creamer left. 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/69037_2017-05-16_thos_begbie-edit2_-_lio-hd_web.mp450110961Engineering News Online’s Martin Creamer talks to Thos Begbie’s Edwin Dreyer and Dekra’s Johan Gerber. Photographs: Duane Daws. Video: Nicholas Boyd. Video Editing: Lionel da Silva. Engineering News Online’s Martin Creamer talks to Thos Begbie’s Edwin Dreyer and Dekra’s Johan Gerber. Photographs: Duane Daws. Video: Nicholas Boyd. Video Editing: Lionel da Silva. Trump woe seen double-edged sword for gold if inflation ebbs http://www.miningweekly.com/article/trump-woe-seen-double-edged-sword-for-gold-if-inflation-ebbs-2017-05-22 Bloomberg GOLD Mon, 22 May 2017 10:25:00 +0200 452939 1495458321 1495441500 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 Horizonte undertakes sustainability studies for Araguaia project http://www.miningweekly.com/article/horizonte-undertakes-sustainability-studies-for-araguaia-project-2017-05-22 Megan van Wyngaardt NICKEL Mon, 22 May 2017 09:21:00 +0200 452927 1495438560 1495437660 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 From Yukon to Patagonia, gold explorers stir after sleep http://www.miningweekly.com/article/from-yukon-to-patagonia-gold-explorers-stir-after-sleep-2017-05-19 Bloomberg EXPLORATION Fri, 19 May 2017 16:25:00 +0200 452902 1495395514 1495203900 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000650587_resized_explorersbloomberg.jpg 511 287 Pallinghurst share price leaps on value unlock outline http://www.miningweekly.com/article/pallinghurst-share-price-leaps-on-value-unlock-outline-2017-05-19 Martin Creamer DIVERSIFIED MINERS Fri, 19 May 2017 16:06:00 +0200 452896 1495284360 1495202760 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000650568_resized_arnefrandsenbriangilbertsononlinepic.jpeg Arne Frandsen (left) and Brian Gilbertson at Pallinghurst's listing on the JSE ten years ago 511 287 SQM governance changes no signal of Potash Corp interest in bigger stake – CEO http://www.miningweekly.com/article/sqm-governance-changes-no-signal-of-potash-corp-interest-in-bigger-stake-ceo-2017-05-19 Reuters POTASH Fri, 19 May 2017 10:05:00 +0200 452835 1495181211 1495181100 1497823200 Reuters 0 0 Orocobre balance sheet bolstered http://www.miningweekly.com/article/orocobre-balance-sheet-bolstered-2017-05-19 Henry Lazenby CASH BOOST Fri, 19 May 2017 03:59:00 +0200 452796 1495177671 1495159140 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Inflated base case prices could dent confidence in mine development http://www.miningweekly.com/article/inflated-base-case-prices-could-dent-confidence-in-mine-development-2017-05-19 Henry Lazenby PRICE ASSUMPTIONS Fri, 19 May 2017 01:17:00 +0200 452793 1495174072 1495149420 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000650197_resized_copperbloomberg.jpg 511 287 New cost-slashing platinum technology gaining impressive momentum http://www.miningweekly.com/article/new-cost-slashing-platinum-technology-gaining-impressive-momentum-2017-05-18 Martin Creamer PLATINUM Thu, 18 May 2017 16:09:00 +0200 452774 1495135286 1495116540 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000650157_resized_martincreamerbriangilbertsonarnefrandsen110220414duane.jpg Pallinghurst chairperson Brian Gilbertson (centre), Pallinghurst CEO Arne Frandsen (right) in an earlier discussion with Martin Creamer on the new platinum technology. 511 287 Shadow Minerals Minister warns of ‘disastrous’ mining outlook http://www.miningweekly.com/article/shadow-minerals-minister-warns-of-disastrous-mining-outlook-2017-05-18 Martin Creamer LEGISLATIVE FRAMEWORK Thu, 18 May 2017 11:43:00 +0200 452697 1495183686 1495100580 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000649911_resized_jameslorimeronlinepic.jpeg Shadow Mineral Resources Minister James Lorimer 511 287 $5.48bn Panama project on track for 2018 commissioning http://www.miningweekly.com/article/548bn-panama-project-on-track-for-2018-commissioning-2017-05-18 Esmarie Swanepoel BASE METALS Thu, 18 May 2017 09:21:00 +0200 452675 1495100627 1495092060 99999999999 Mariaan Webb 0 0 Elliott Management says Barcelona meeting with BHP CEO was 'constructive' http://www.miningweekly.com/article/elliott-management-says-barcelona-meeting-with-bhp-ceo-was-constructive-2017-05-18 Reuters CORPORATE ACTIVITY Thu, 18 May 2017 08:48:00 +0200 452665 1495118653 1495090080 1497736800 Reuters 0 0 Crusader mulls merger with Stratex http://www.miningweekly.com/article/crusader-mulls-merger-with-stratex-2017-05-18 Esmarie Swanepoel CORPORATE ACTIVITY Thu, 18 May 2017 08:36:00 +0200 452662 1495099826 1495089360 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Azure on the hunt for new projects http://www.miningweekly.com/article/azure-on-the-hunt-for-new-projects-2017-05-18 Esmarie Swanepoel EXPLORATION Thu, 18 May 2017 08:15:00 +0200 452654 1495098333 1495088100 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 First Quantum executive director Rowley resigns http://www.miningweekly.com/article/first-quantum-executive-director-rowley-resigns-2017-05-18 Henry Lazenby PEOPLE Thu, 18 May 2017 03:54:00 +0200 452648 1495089703 1495072440 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Gold rises to two-week high amid Trump concerns http://www.miningweekly.com/article/gold-rises-to-two-week-high-amid-trump-concerns-2017-05-17 Reuters GOLD Wed, 17 May 2017 10:27:00 +0200 452579 1495014722 1495009620 1497650400 Reuters 0 0 Australian miners encouraged to tap into Latin American mining sector http://www.miningweekly.com/article/australian-miners-encouraged-to-tap-into-latin-american-mining-sector-2017-05-17 Esmarie Swanepoel MINING SECTOR COOPERATION Wed, 17 May 2017 10:02:00 +0200 452575 1495016887 1495008120 99999999999 Mariaan Webb 0 0 Crusader eyeing gold production this year http://www.miningweekly.com/article/crusader-eyeing-gold-production-this-year-2017-05-17 Esmarie Swanepoel GOLD Wed, 17 May 2017 08:30:00 +0200 452555 1495023833 1495002600 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Vale to shutter nickel mine in Canada; up to 200 jobs at stake http://www.miningweekly.com/article/vale-to-shutter-nickel-mine-in-canada-up-to-200-jobs-at-stake-2017-05-16 Reuters NICKEL Tue, 16 May 2017 23:32:00 +0200 452535 1495007602 1494970320 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Colombia's mining sector could receive $1.5bn/y over 5 years http://www.miningweekly.com/article/colombias-mining-sector-could-receive-15bn-annually-over-5-yrs-2017-05-16 Reuters COLOMBIA MINING Tue, 16 May 2017 23:25:00 +0200 452534 1495007895 1494969900 1497564000 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0