Mining Weekly | Africa https://www.miningweekly.com/page/africa Sun, 26 May 2019 21:48:09 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Nordgold recovers from fourth-quarter net loss https://www.miningweekly.com/article/nordgold-recovers-from-fourth-quarter-net-loss-2019-05-24 Marleny Arnoldi GOLD Fri, 24 May 2019 16:43:00 +0200 520867 1558709542 1558708980 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Barrick's offer for control of Acacia Mining reflects risk – CEO https://www.miningweekly.com/article/barricks-offer-for-control-of-acacia-mining-reflects-risk--ceo-2019-05-24 Reuters GOLD Fri, 24 May 2019 16:35:00 +0200 520864 1558709247 1558708500 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Walkabout fast-tracks Tanzania project https://www.miningweekly.com/article/walkabout-fast-tracks-tanzania-project-2019-05-24 Tasneem Bulbulia GRAPHITE Fri, 24 May 2019 16:34:00 +0200 520863 1558709401 1558708440 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Giyani receives EMP approvals for Botswana manganese prospects https://www.miningweekly.com/article/giyani-receives-emp-approvals-for-botswana-manganese-prospects-2019-05-24 Tasneem Bulbulia MANGANESE Fri, 24 May 2019 16:31:00 +0200 520862 1558708401 1558708260 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Muted Chinese stainless steel production, trade dispute results in nickel price dip https://www.miningweekly.com/article/muted-chinese-stainless-steel-production-trade-dispute-results-in-nickel-price-dip-2019-05-24 Marleny Arnoldi NICKEL Fri, 24 May 2019 16:10:00 +0200 520860 1558707329 1558707000 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000801179_resized_nickelorereuters1022.jpg 511 287 African zinc production to rise to 5% of global share with Gamsberg development https://www.miningweekly.com/article/african-zinc-production-to-rise-to-5-of-global-share-with-gamsberg-development-2019-05-24 Marleny Arnoldi ZINC Fri, 24 May 2019 16:08:00 +0200 520858 1558707217 1558706880 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000801174_resized_gamsberg31218dylan1022.jpg Vedanta's Gamsberg mine, in the Northern Cape 511 287 Bank says Lonmin investors should reject Sibanye offer https://www.miningweekly.com/article/bank-says-lonmin-investors-should-reject-sibanye-offer-2019-05-24 Bloomberg PLATINUM Fri, 24 May 2019 15:07:00 +0200 520847 1558705953 1558703220 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 Vedanta-Konkola liquidation case adjourned to June 4 https://www.miningweekly.com/article/vedanta-konkola-liquidation-case-adjourned-to-june-4-lawyer-2019-05-24 Reuters LEGISLATIVE ENVIRONMENT Fri, 24 May 2019 12:43:00 +0200 520819 1558705222 1558694580 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000801074_resized_zambiakonkolacoppermines2bloomberg1022.jpg 511 287 B2Gold dismisses reports of Zim gold mine acquisition https://www.miningweekly.com/article/b2gold-dismisses-reports-of-zim-gold-mine-acquisition-2019-05-24 Marleny Arnoldi GOLD Fri, 24 May 2019 12:26:00 +0200 520814 1558705693 1558693560 99999999999 Mariaan Webb 0 0 Strandline raises cash for mineral sands work https://www.miningweekly.com/article/strandline-raises-cash-for-mineral-sands-work-2019-05-24 Esmarie Iannucci CAPITAL RAISE Fri, 24 May 2019 10:26:00 +0200 520792 1558691717 1558686360 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Zambia's mines minister orders regular audits at all mines https://www.miningweekly.com/article/zambias-mines-minister-orders-regular-audits-at-all-mines-2019-05-24 Reuters LEGISLATIVE ENVIRONMENT Fri, 24 May 2019 08:58:00 +0200 520767 1558682359 1558681080 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000800967_resized_zambiakonkolacopperminesbloomberg1022.jpg 511 287 Canadian miner said to be in talks to buy Zimbabwe gold project https://www.miningweekly.com/article/canadian-miner-said-to-be-in-talks-to-buy-zimbabwe-gold-project-2019-05-24 Bloomberg GOLD Fri, 24 May 2019 08:50:00 +0200 520762 1558681548 1558680600 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 Mining Charter III provisions seen by some as too onerous for junior miners https://www.miningweekly.com/article/mining-charter-iii-provisions-seen-by-some-as-too-onerous-for-junior-miners-2019-05-24 Nadine James MINERALS LEGISLATION Fri, 24 May 2019 08:00:00 +0200 520757 1558705629 1558677600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000800913_resized_untenable.jpg 511 287 Severe rains hit Moatize coal operation in first quarter https://www.miningweekly.com/article/severe-rains-hit-moatize-coal-operation-during-the-first-quarter-2019-05-24 Rebecca Campbell ENERGY MINERALS Fri, 24 May 2019 00:00:00 +0200 519947 1558361635 1558648800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Afrimat’s diversification contributes to strong full-year results https://www.miningweekly.com/article/afrimats-diversification-contributes-to-strong-full-year-results-2019-05-23 Tasneem Bulbulia DIVERSIFIED MINERS; CONSTRUCTION Thu, 23 May 2019 16:24:00 +0200 520740 1558621995 1558621440 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Aura produces first uranium samples https://www.miningweekly.com/article/aura-produces-first-uranium-samples-2019-05-23 Marleny Arnoldi URANIUM Thu, 23 May 2019 16:19:00 +0200 520737 1558621255 1558621140 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 NPA starts prosecution of Aurora directors https://www.miningweekly.com/article/npa-starts-prosecution-of-aurora-directors-2019-05-23 Marleny Arnoldi LEGISLATIVE ENVIRONMENT Thu, 23 May 2019 16:17:00 +0200 520734 1558622786 1558621020 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Use remote machinery to mine at depth ­– Jourdan https://www.miningweekly.com/article/use-remote-machinery-to-mine-at-depth-jourdan-2019-05-23 Martin Creamer MINING EQUIPMENT AND SERVICES Thu, 23 May 2019 15:11:00 +0200 520711 1558692639 1558617060 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000800809_resized_.aul_jourdan_online_pic Dr Paul Jourdan at the SA Mining Supply Chain Conference. 511 287 Ghana seeks investors to mine bauxite to fund infrastructure https://www.miningweekly.com/article/ghana-seeks-investors-to-mine-bauxite-to-fund-infrastructure-2019-05-23 Bloomberg BAUXITE Thu, 23 May 2019 14:42:00 +0200 520701 1558615826 1558615320 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 India to surpass China as largest importer of coking coal by 2025 https://www.miningweekly.com/article/india-to-surpass-china-as-largest-importer-of-coking-coal-by-2025-2019-05-23 Marleny Arnoldi COAL Thu, 23 May 2019 14:39:00 +0200 520699 1558622175 1558615140 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000800788_resized_wildcatcoalloadoutterminalusmarch20141022.jpg 511 287 Zambia's Chamber of Mines warns of 'drastic' fall in copper output https://www.miningweekly.com/article/zambias-chamber-of-mines-warns-of-drastic-fall-in-copper-output-2019-05-23 Reuters COPPER Thu, 23 May 2019 14:02:00 +0200 520684 1558613010 1558612920 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Tshipi mine on track to meet three-million-tonne sales target https://www.miningweekly.com/article/tshipi-mine-on-track-to-meet-three-million-tonne-sales-target-2019-05-23 Marleny Arnoldi MANGANESE Thu, 23 May 2019 12:47:00 +0200 520679 1558608598 1558608420 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000800747_resized_tshipiborwaminenortherncapesouthafrica1022.jpg Tshipi Borwa manganese mine 511 287 Bushveld establishes dividend policy following ‘transitional’ 2018 https://www.miningweekly.com/article/bushveld-establishes-dividend-policy-following-transitional-2018-2019-05-23 Marleny Arnoldi VANADIUM Thu, 23 May 2019 12:40:00 +0200 520677 1558608396 1558608000 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000800744_resized_bushveldvametco0120181022.jpg Bushveld's Vametco vanadium mine 511 287 Amani raises cash for DRC exploration https://www.miningweekly.com/article/amani-raises-cash-for-drc-exploration-2019-05-23 Esmarie Iannucci GOLD Thu, 23 May 2019 10:41:00 +0200 520636 1558605293 1558600860 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Vametco’s ore reserves, grade increase significantly https://www.miningweekly.com/article/vametcos-ore-reserves-grade-increase-significantly-2019-05-23 Tasneem Bulbulia MAGNETITE Thu, 23 May 2019 10:37:00 +0200 520630 1558600712 1558600620 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Tanzania backs Epanko debt plans https://www.miningweekly.com/article/tanzania-backs-epanko-debt-plans-2019-05-23 Esmarie Iannucci GRAPHITE Thu, 23 May 2019 10:26:00 +0200 520629 1558603504 1558599960 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Mothae delivers another stellar find https://www.miningweekly.com/article/mothae-delivers-another-stellar-find-2019-05-23 Esmarie Iannucci DIAMONDS Thu, 23 May 2019 10:18:00 +0200 520624 1558603224 1558599480 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 NUM members end underground sit-in at Chinese mine in NW after five days https://www.miningweekly.com/article/num-members-end-underground-sit-in-at-chinese-mine-in-nw-after-five-days-2019-05-23 African News Agency LABOUR Thu, 23 May 2019 09:14:00 +0200 520607 1558595995 1558595640 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Barrick's buyout offer for Acacia unit irks minority shareholders https://www.miningweekly.com/article/barricks-buyout-offer-for-acacia-unit-irks-minority-shareholders-2019-05-23 Reuters GOLD Thu, 23 May 2019 09:07:00 +0200 520603 1558621949 1558595220 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000800875_resized_acaciagold.jpg 511 287 Zimbabwe awards platinum concession to firm linked to Nigerian billionaire https://www.miningweekly.com/article/zimbabwe-awards-platinum-concession-to-firm-linked-to-nigerian-billionaire-2019-05-23 Reuters PLATINUM Thu, 23 May 2019 08:59:00 +0200 520602 1558594883 1558594740 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 PIC goes to London for Lonmin decision https://www.miningweekly.com/article/pic-faces-dilemma-over-backing-lonmin-deal-2019-05-23 Bloomberg PLATINUM Thu, 23 May 2019 08:49:00 +0200 520600 1558622814 1558594140 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000800551_resized_lonminkareegenericundergroundmining03131022duane.jpg 511 287 Gold miners must focus on returns, mergers to attract investment - Barrick CEO https://www.miningweekly.com/article/gold-miners-must-focus-on-returns-mergers-to-attract-investment---barrick-ceo-2019-05-22 Reuters GOLD Wed, 22 May 2019 20:16:00 +0200 520592 1558597982 1558548960 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000800530_resized_markbristowbloomberg.jpg Barrick Gold CEO Mark Bristow 511 287 Industrialisation to help South Africa’s mining cluster compete globally https://www.miningweekly.com/article/industrialisation-to-help-south-africas-mining-cluster-compete-globally-2019-05-22 Simone Liedtke MINING SUPPLY CHAIN Wed, 22 May 2019 16:41:00 +0200 520585 1558536914 1558536060 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000800517_resized_pauljourdan1022.jpg Independent consultant Dr Paul Jourdan 511 287 Minerals Council welcomes safety improvements, but warns of continuing policy concerns https://www.miningweekly.com/article/improvements-in-safety-policy-but-challenges-remain-minerals-council-2019-05-22 Nadine James MINERALS COUNCIL Wed, 22 May 2019 16:29:00 +0200 520584 1558690017 1558535340 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000800511_resized_mxolisimgojo1022.jpg Minerals Council chairperson Mxolisi Mgojo 511 287 Mining fatalities among ICMM member companies decrease again https://www.miningweekly.com/article/mining-fatalities-among-icmm-member-companies-decrease-again-2019-05-22 Marleny Arnoldi HEALTH & SAFETY Wed, 22 May 2019 16:26:00 +0200 520583 1558536241 1558535160 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000800508_resized_safetyhardhatshelmets1022bloomberg.jpeg 511 287 Mining sector facing similar ‘bullying tactics’ to that hindering construction https://www.miningweekly.com/article/mining-sector-facing-similar-bullying-tactics-to-that-hindering-construction-2019-05-22 Nadine James MINING CHALLENGES Wed, 22 May 2019 16:03:00 +0200 520572 1558679187 1558533780 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000800499_resized_rogerbaxter1022.jpg Minerals Council CEO Roger Baxter 511 287 Nersa to host workshop to clarify licensing process for small-scale power plants https://www.miningweekly.com/article/nersa-to-host-workshop-to-clarify-licensing-process-for-small-scale-power-plants-2019-05-22 Terence Creamer ELECTRICITY Wed, 22 May 2019 15:55:00 +0200 520571 1558534425 1558533300 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000800496_resized_blackriversolarpark21022.jpg 511 287 AfriTin secures £4.7m to bring Uis Phase 1 into production https://www.miningweekly.com/article/afritin-secures-47m-to-bring-uis-phase-1-into-production-2019-05-22 Tasneem Bulbulia TIN Wed, 22 May 2019 14:33:00 +0200 520551 1558528469 1558528380 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0