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EDITORIAL INSIGHT

Mozambique coal train attack, R200m Evander gold project, dump retreat, closure vision

Concern over Vale Mozambique coal train attack; R200-million project to recover gold from dumps; vision for profitable rehab of dumps for postmining economy.
11th April 2014
 
GOLD

Pan African board approves R200m Evander tailings retreatment project

Following the acquisition of the Mpumalanga-based Evander Gold Mines from Harmony Gold in March last year, dual-listed Pan African Resources on Friday announced that the construction of its R200-million Evander tailings retreatment project (ETRP)...
28th March 2014
 
NEW REPORT

Creamer Media publishes African Mining Roundup research report

This month’s report includes details of metals explorer Legend Mining’s share sale and debt assignment agreement with a subsidiary of Jindal Steel and Power to divest of its interest in the Ngovayang iron-ore and gold project, in Cameroon;...
9th December 2013
 
MANGANESE

Determined Daphne still set on realising her manganese smelting dream

President Jacob Zuma last Friday launched the Stanley Nqobizizwe Nkosi manganese sinter plant near Hotazel, in the Northern Cape, marking the latest high point of Daphne Mashile-Nkosi’s long walk to emancipating manganese from the sole preserve...
6th December 2013
 
MANGANESE

Determined Daphne still set on realising her manganese smelting dream Video Available

Martin Creamer and Daphne Mashile-Nkosi President Jacob Zuma last Friday launched the Stanley Nqobizizwe Nkosi manganese sinter plant near Hotazel, in the Northern Cape, marking the latest high point of Daphne Mashile-Nkosi’s long walk to emancipating manganese from the sole preserve...
6th December 2013
 
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Liqhobong diamond project, Lesotho Restricted

Absa Bank has received approval from its credit committee to provide Firestone Diamond’s 75%-owned subsidiary Liqhobong Mining Development Company with up to $82.4-million in debt finance.
29th November 2013
 
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Ngezi platinum mine expansion, Zimbabwe Restricted

Construction of the underground crusher at the portal is scheduled to start in January 2014.
29th November 2013
 
DIAMONDS

Firestone secures $82.4m project debt finance for Lesotho diamond project

Aim-listed diamond development company Firestone Diamonds on Monday announced that Absa Bank had received approval from its credit committee to provide Firestone’s 75%-owned subsidiary Liqhobong Mining Development Company (LMDC) up to...
25th November 2013
 
PLATINUM

Zimbabwe eyed as heir to platinum throne as SA loses grip – SFA Oxford

With South Africa’s once mighty grip on the world platinum market slipping, exasperated end-users are eyeing Zimbabwe as the heir to the platinum throne, top global platinum consultant Stephen Forrest said on Thursday. Forrest, in South Africa...
31st October 2013
 
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Ngezi platinum mine expansion, Zimbabwe Restricted

The rated throughput of the Phase 2 concentrator plant has been achieved.
30th August 2013
 
GOLD INVESTMENT

Absa’s NewGold ETF lists on Mauritius Stock Exchange

In its drive to further expand into African markets, Absa Bank’s corporate and investment banking division on Thursday announced that it would list its NewGold exchange-traded fund (ETF) on the Mauritius Stock Exchange (SEM), on July 26. The...
18th July 2013
 
Gold

Gold ETF to list on SEM, set for further expansion

In its endeavour to meet demand and further its expansion into Africa, Absa Bank’s corporate and investment banking division will list its NewGold exchange traded fund (ETF) on the Mauritius Stock Exchange (SEM) this quarter, says the...
22nd February 2013
 
 
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