Mining Weekly | South America http://www.miningweekly.com/page/south-america Mon, 21 Jan 2019 17:24:48 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Drill programme at Dangou area delivers promising results for Semafo http://www.miningweekly.com/article/drill-programme-at-dangou-area-delivers-promising-results-for-semafo-2019-01-21 Simone Liedtke GOLD Mon, 21 Jan 2019 16:08:00 +0200 509174 1548079783 1548079680 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Zambia’s mining tax places Lumwana in ‘challenging situation’ – Barrick’s Jacobs http://www.miningweekly.com/article/zambias-mining-tax-places-lumwana-in-challenging-situation-barricks-jacobs-2019-01-21 Simone Liedtke COPPER Mon, 21 Jan 2019 10:09:00 +0200 509087 1548083103 1548058140 99999999999 Mariaan Webb 0 0 IEA sees oil demand growth defying economic slowdown for now http://www.miningweekly.com/article/iea-sees-oil-demand-growth-defying-economic-slowdown-for-now-2019-01-18 Bloomberg OIL Fri, 18 Jan 2019 14:25:00 +0200 509009 1547815258 1547814300 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 Leagold outlines plans for expanded Los Filos mine http://www.miningweekly.com/article/leagold-outlines-plans-for-expanded-los-filos-mine-2019-01-18 Creamer Media Reporter GOLD Fri, 18 Jan 2019 09:30:00 +0200 508955 1547799266 1547796600 99999999999 Mariaan Webb 0 0 Pérez de Solay takes over as MD at Orocobre http://www.miningweekly.com/article/prez-de-solay-takes-over-as-md-at-orocobre-2019-01-18 Esmarie Iannucci LITHIUM Fri, 18 Jan 2019 09:12:00 +0200 508948 1547799054 1547795520 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Brazil general with mining link takes over indigenous agency http://www.miningweekly.com/article/brazil-general-with-mining-link-takes-over-indigenous-agency-2019-01-18 Reuters LEGISLATIVE ENVIRONMENT Fri, 18 Jan 2019 08:56:00 +0200 508941 1547807607 1547794560 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Cochilco keeps 2019 copper forecast at $3.05/lb amid trade war, Brexit http://www.miningweekly.com/article/cochilco-keeps-2019-copper-forecast-at-305lb-amid-trade-war-brexit-2019-01-18 Reuters COPPER Fri, 18 Jan 2019 08:49:00 +0200 508938 1547794288 1547794140 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Rio Tinto’s copper output, iron-ore shipments rise http://www.miningweekly.com/article/rio-tintos-copper-output-iron-ore-shipments-rise-2019-01-18 Esmarie Iannucci DIVERSIFIED MINER Fri, 18 Jan 2019 06:28:00 +0200 508927 1547799052 1547785680 99999999999 Mariaan Webb 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000775336_resized_jeansebastianjacques1022bloomberg.jpg Rio Tinto CEO Jean-Sebastian Jacques 511 287 Asanko progresses Esaase trial mining, exceeds production guidance http://www.miningweekly.com/article/asanko-progresses-esaase-trial-mining-exceeds-production-guidance-2019-01-17 Marleny Arnoldi GOLD Thu, 17 Jan 2019 16:17:00 +0200 508919 1547798388 1547734620 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000775293_resized_asankogoldminedraglobal1220181022.jpg Asanko gold mine, in Ghana 511 287 Sibanye adds global experience to safety panel http://www.miningweekly.com/article/sibanye-adds-global-experience-to-safety-panel-2019-01-17 Marleny Arnoldi HEALTH & SAFETY Thu, 17 Jan 2019 10:45:00 +0200 508828 1547735431 1547714700 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Avesoro lifts FY18 output by 15% y/y, progresses New Liberty undergound PFS http://www.miningweekly.com/article/avesoro-lifts-fy18-output-by-15-yy-progresses-new-liberty-undergound-pfs-2019-01-17 Marleny Arnoldi GOLD Thu, 17 Jan 2019 10:43:00 +0200 508827 1547714669 1547714580 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Orocobre output rises by 65% http://www.miningweekly.com/article/orocobre-output-rises-by-65-2019-01-17 Esmarie Iannucci LITHIUM Thu, 17 Jan 2019 10:09:00 +0200 508819 1547714037 1547712540 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 B2Gold production surges as new Mali mine outperforms http://www.miningweekly.com/article/b2gold-production-surges-as-new-mali-mine-outperforms-2019-01-17 Mariaan Webb GOLD Thu, 17 Jan 2019 08:55:00 +0200 508795 1547711372 1547708100 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Gran Colombia FY output up 25% http://www.miningweekly.com/article/gran-colombia-fy-output-up-25-2019-01-17 Creamer Media Reporter GOLD Thu, 17 Jan 2019 06:30:00 +0200 508781 1547710253 1547699400 99999999999 Mariaan Webb 0 0 Platinum price fall worsening plight of job-intensive mines http://www.miningweekly.com/article/platinum-price-fall-worsening-plight-of-job-intensive-mines-2019-01-16 Martin Creamer PLATINUM Wed, 16 Jan 2019 16:01:00 +0200 508764 1547649331 1547647260 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000774966_resized_fallingplatinumonline.jpg Platinum price fall pressurising mines. 511 287 Lundin’s strong Q4 boosts full-year production results http://www.miningweekly.com/article/lundin-strong-q4-boosts-full-year-production-results-2019-01-16 Nadine James BASE METALS Wed, 16 Jan 2019 10:18:00 +0200 508702 1547637419 1547626680 99999999999 Mariaan Webb 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000774877_resized_nevescomolundin.jpg 511 287 Ford, IBM among quartet in Congo cobalt blockchain project http://www.miningweekly.com/article/ford-ibm-among-quartet-in-congo-cobalt-blockchain-project-2019-01-16 Reuters COBALT Wed, 16 Jan 2019 08:11:00 +0200 508647 1547619170 1547619060 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Vale gets approval to buy 3 wind farms in northeast http://www.miningweekly.com/article/vale-gets-approval-to-buy-3-wind-farms-in-northeast-2019-01-16 Reuters DIVERSIFIED MINER Wed, 16 Jan 2019 05:18:00 +0200 508643 1547618977 1547608680 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Norsk Hydro says Alunorte production embargo lifted http://www.miningweekly.com/article/norsk-hydro-says-alunorte-production-embargo-lifted-2019-01-16 Reuters ALUMINA Wed, 16 Jan 2019 05:16:00 +0200 508642 1547608681 1547608560 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Mexico mining-union head turned senator reviewing contracts http://www.miningweekly.com/article/mexico-mining-union-head-turned-senator-reviewing-contracts-2019-01-16 Bloomberg MINING TAXES Wed, 16 Jan 2019 05:05:00 +0200 508639 1547608100 1547607900 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 Anglo American begins quest to unearth next CEO http://www.miningweekly.com/article/anglo-american-begins-quest-to-unearth-next-ceo-2019-01-15 Reuters DIVERSIFIED MINER Tue, 15 Jan 2019 16:25:00 +0200 508632 1547563644 1547562300 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000774698_resized_markcutifani102131022duane.jpg Mark Cutifani 511 287 McEwen output tops guidance http://www.miningweekly.com/article/mcewen-output-tops-guidance-2019-01-15 Mariaan Webb GOLD Tue, 15 Jan 2019 14:08:00 +0200 508601 1547555741 1547554080 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Opec+ plans review in Baku in March, Ministers' Meeting in April http://www.miningweekly.com/article/opec-plans-review-in-baku-in-march-ministers-meeting-in-april-2019-01-15 Bloomberg OIL & GAS Tue, 15 Jan 2019 10:19:00 +0200 508546 1547540536 1547540340 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 Fischer steps down as GoldQuest CEO http://www.miningweekly.com/article/fischer-steps-down-as-goldquest-ceo-2019-01-15 Creamer Media Reporter PEOPLE Tue, 15 Jan 2019 09:48:00 +0200 508538 1547539613 1547538480 99999999999 Mariaan Webb 0 0 Sibanye, Lonmin extend merger longstop date to June http://www.miningweekly.com/article/sibanye-lonmin-extend-merger-longstop-date-to-june-2019-01-15 Marleny Arnoldi MERGERS & ACQUISTIONS Tue, 15 Jan 2019 09:44:00 +0200 508537 1547538551 1547538240 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Sibanye banks on US mines, high palladium price as South African strike spreads http://www.miningweekly.com/article/sibanye-banks-on-us-mines-high-palladium-price-as-south-african-strike-spreads-2019-01-15 Marleny Arnoldi PLATINUM Tue, 15 Jan 2019 09:40:00 +0200 508531 1547563694 1547538000 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000774450_resized_nealfronemanduane220220181022.jpg Sibanye-Stillwater CEO Neal Froneman 511 287 Investec lifts shareholding in Sibanye above 5% http://www.miningweekly.com/article/investec-lifts-shareholding-in-sibanye-above-5-2019-01-15 Marleny Arnoldi CORPORATE ACTIVITY Tue, 15 Jan 2019 08:55:00 +0200 508519 1547535496 1547535300 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Argentina set to join global mining transparency initiative http://www.miningweekly.com/article/argentina-set-to-join-global-mining-transparency-initiative-2019-01-15 Reuters TRANSPARENCY Tue, 15 Jan 2019 05:38:00 +0200 508505 1547533111 1547523480 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 AMCU to strike at Sibanye’s platinum operations from Jan 22 http://www.miningweekly.com/article/amcu-to-strike-at-sibanyes-platinum-operations-from-jan-22-2019-01-14 Marleny Arnoldi PRECIOUS METALS Mon, 14 Jan 2019 16:16:00 +0200 508492 1547477644 1547475360 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000774400_resized_amcu1022duane.jpg 511 287 Filo del Sol PFS confirms significant project potential http://www.miningweekly.com/article/filo-del-sol-pfs-confirms-significant-project-potential-2019-01-14 Marleny Arnoldi BASE METALS Mon, 14 Jan 2019 14:10:00 +0200 508457 1547468375 1547467800 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Newmont seeks to become world's biggest gold producer through $10bn Goldcorp buyout http://www.miningweekly.com/article/newmont-to-merge-with-goldcorp-in-10bn-transaction-2019-01-14 Marleny Arnoldi GOLD Mon, 14 Jan 2019 12:52:00 +0200 508447 1547477593 1547463120 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000774323_resized_garygoldbergbloomberg0920161022.jpg Newmont CEO Gary Goldberg 511 287 Horizonte’s Brazil project fully permitted to start construction http://www.miningweekly.com/article/horizontes-brazil-project-fully-permitted-to-start-construction-2019-01-14 Creamer Media Reporter NICKEL Mon, 14 Jan 2019 10:09:00 +0200 508407 1547453414 1547453340 99999999999 Mariaan Webb 0 0 Plateau appoints DRA Global as lead engineering consultancy for Falchani PEA http://www.miningweekly.com/article/plateau-appoints-dra-global-as-lead-engineering-consultancy-for-falchani-pea-2019-01-14 Marleny Arnoldi LITHIUM Mon, 14 Jan 2019 10:06:00 +0200 508406 1547453439 1547453160 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Copper Reef raises $500 000 to fund surveys, grid extension at Alberts Lake http://www.miningweekly.com/article/copper-reef-raises-500-000-to-fund-surveys-grid-extension-at-alberts-lake-2019-01-14 Marleny Arnoldi PRECIOUS METALS Mon, 14 Jan 2019 10:04:00 +0200 508404 1547453156 1547453040 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Nordgold ups stake in JV partner Columbus http://www.miningweekly.com/article/nordgold-ups-stake-in-jv-partner-columbus-2019-01-14 Creamer Media Reporter GOLD Mon, 14 Jan 2019 09:43:00 +0200 508397 1547463396 1547451780 99999999999 Mariaan Webb 0 0 BC Supreme Court approves Pan American’s acquisition of Tahoe Resources http://www.miningweekly.com/article/bc-supreme-court-approves-pan-americans-acquisition-of-tahoe-resources-2019-01-14 Marleny Arnoldi MERGERS & ACQUISITIONS Mon, 14 Jan 2019 09:38:00 +0200 508396 1547451587 1547451480 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Endeavour increases Ity mine ownership to 85% http://www.miningweekly.com/article/endeavour-increases-ity-mine-ownership-to-85-2019-01-11 Simone Liedtke GOLD Fri, 11 Jan 2019 16:45:00 +0200 508362 1547218390 1547217900 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Surge to create copper/gold spin-off company 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