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Esmarie Iannucci


Esmarie Iannucci is Creamer Media Senior Deputy Editor: Australasia for Mining Weekly.


Received BTech degree in Journalism from the Tshwane University of Technology

Ramelius makes a golden offer for Apollo

18th October 2021 Gold miner Ramelius Resources has made a takeover offer for fellow-listed Apollo Consolidated, through a recommended off-market takeover offer. Ramelius is offering Apollo shareholders 34c a share in cash along with 0.1375 Ramelius shares for each Apollo share held, valuing Apollo’s shares at... 

Court upholds Narrabri approval

18th October 2021 The New South Wales Land and Environment Court has upheld the New South Wale’s Independent Planning Commission’s approval of the Narrabri gas project. Oil and gas major Santos has welcomed the dismissal of the appeal against the Narrabri project, saying on Monday that the company was now looking... 

Senex in talks with POSCO over possible deal

18th October 2021 ASX-listed Senex Energy on Monday flagged change of control discussions with POSCO International Corporation. The company told shareholders that POSCO International in early September submitted a revised non-binding and indicative proposal to acquire 100% of Senex for a cash offer price of... 

BHP and POSCO look at green steel

15th October 2021 Major BHP has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Korean steel giant POSCO to jointly explore greenhouse gas emissions reduction technologies in integrated steelmaking. As part of the MoU, the parties intend to undertake pilot and plant trials to lower carbon in the steelmaking... 

Sandfire unveils growth ambitions

15th October 2021 Copper miner Sandfire Resources on Friday said that it was hoping to achieve a 500 000 t/y production target. Speaking at the Resources Rising Stars conference, in Perth, Sandfire MD Karl Simich said that the company was hoping to achieve the 150 000 t/y of copper equivalent output within the... 

BCI secures a$740m debt funding for Mardie

15th October 2021 ASX-listed BCI Minerals on Friday announced that it had secured A$740-million in debt funding for the development of its Mardie salt and potash project, in Western Australia. The project would require a capital spend of some A$1.2-billion to support a production of 5.35-million tonne a year of... 

Fire reported at Flinders' mine

15th October 2021 Junior Flinders Mines has reported a fire at its Pilbara iron-ore project. The company on Friday said it had been informed by project manager BBI Group of a fire on the tenements, but noted that there had been no damage to equipment or facilities, and that now injuries had been reported on site,... 

Sanbrado production keeps rising

15th October 2021 Gold miner West African Resources has reported a 29% increase in gold production for the three months to September, as ramp-up continued at its Sanbrado operation, in Burkina Faso. “The Sanbrado mine completed another record quarter with increased ounces and reduced costs, producing 82 000 oz of... 

Rio adjusts production expectations following tough quarter

15th October 2021 Mining major Rio Tinto has seen production declines across its portfolio of commodities during the three months to September, and has adjusted some of its targets for 2021. “It has been another difficult quarter operationally and despite improving versus the prior quarter, we recognise the... 

Mali’s Goulamina lithium project gets govt backing

15th October 2021 The Malian government has backed a joint venture transaction between ASX-listed Firefinch and lithium developer Jiangxi Ganfeng Lithium Co over the Goulamina lithium project. The two companies earlier this year struck an agreement under which Ganfeng would make a $130-million cash investment in... 


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