Mining Weekly | Africa http://www.miningweekly.com/page/africa Mon, 25 May 2020 23:00:04 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 CRU warns most commodities have further to fall http://www.miningweekly.com/article/cru-warns-most-commodities-have-further-to-fall-2020-05-25 Mariaan Webb COMMODITIES OUTLOOK Mon, 25 May 2020 16:49:00 +0200 554555 1590419616 1590418140 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000875005_resized_ukrainesteelplantbloomberg1022.jpg The steelmaking value chain continues to favour iron-ore miners as prices remain elevated. 511 287 Richards Bay titanium dioxide plant construction awaits Level 1 to restart http://www.miningweekly.com/article/richards-bay-titanium-dioxide-plant-construction-awaits-level-1-to-restart-2020-05-25 Marleny Arnoldi TITANIUM Mon, 25 May 2020 16:41:00 +0200 554551 1590418589 1590417660 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Renewables associations call for green hydrogen focus in upcoming EU plans http://www.miningweekly.com/article/renewable-associations-call-for-green-hydrogen-focus-in-upcoming-eu-plans-2020-05-25 Marleny Arnoldi HYDROGEN/RENEWABLE ENERGY Mon, 25 May 2020 16:06:00 +0200 554538 1590418179 1590415560 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 M&R says order book remains healthy, despite delayed projects http://www.miningweekly.com/article/mr-says-order-book-remains-healthy-despite-halted-delayed-projects-2020-05-25 Marleny Arnoldi CONSTRUCTION Mon, 25 May 2020 15:13:00 +0200 554523 1590418912 1590412380 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Barrick settles North Mara land claims disputes through Tanzanian government partnership http://www.miningweekly.com/article/barrick-settles-north-mara-land-claims-disputes-through-tanzanian-government-partnership-2020-05-25 Donna Slater GOLD Mon, 25 May 2020 15:11:00 +0200 554520 1590415304 1590412260 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Workers at China Moly's Congo mine end one-day strike over Covid-19 http://www.miningweekly.com/article/workers-at-china-molys-congo-mine-end-one-day-strike-over-covid-19-2020-05-25 Reuters COVID-19 Mon, 25 May 2020 12:20:00 +0200 554482 1590402977 1590402000 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Select Committee says DMRE is improving its service delivery http://www.miningweekly.com/article/select-committee-says-dmre-is-improving-its-service-delivery-2020-05-25 Marleny Arnoldi GOVERNANCE Mon, 25 May 2020 12:19:00 +0200 554481 1590403588 1590401940 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Barrick's Tanzania gold concentrate containers cleared for export http://www.miningweekly.com/article/barricks-tanzania-gold-concentrate-containers-cleared-for-export-2020-05-25 Reuters GOLD Mon, 25 May 2020 12:18:00 +0200 554480 1590413566 1590401880 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000874872_resized_bulyanhulubarrick1022.jpg 511 287 AMCU calls for testing of all employees at affiliated workplaces http://www.miningweekly.com/article/amcu-calls-for-testing-of-all-employees-at-affiliated-workplaces-2020-05-25 Donna Slater LABOUR Mon, 25 May 2020 11:44:00 +0200 554473 1590418570 1590399840 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Weekly Coal Index Report http://www.miningweekly.com/article/weekly-coal-index-report-2020-05-25 Creamer Media Reporter COAL Mon, 25 May 2020 10:40:00 +0200 554455 1590397449 1590396000 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000874783_resized_africansourcemarketslogo1022.jpg 511 287 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/attachments/82338_sourcemarkets_weekly_coal_index_report_20-21.pdf211980 Covid-19 workplace protocols must become ‘second nature’ for any further lockdown easing http://www.miningweekly.com/article/business-says-covid-19-workplace-protocols-must-become-second-nature-for-any-further-lockdown-easing-2020-05-25 Terence Creamer COVID-19 LOCKDOWN Mon, 25 May 2020 09:55:00 +0200 554442 1590418538 1590393300 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000874764_resized_siphopityana2busa09191022dylan.jpg Busa president Sipho Pityana 511 287 Northam Platinum strengthens liquidity, attracts R411m new funding http://www.miningweekly.com/article/northam-platinum-strengthens-liquidity-attracts-r411m-new-funding-2020-05-25 Martin Creamer PLATINUM GROUP METALS Mon, 25 May 2020 08:29:00 +0200 554427 1590418464 1590388140 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000874715_resized_pauldunneokay1022.jpg Northam CEO Paul Dunne 511 287 Mining billionaire gets help from ex-spies in bitter legal fight http://www.miningweekly.com/article/mining-billionaire-gets-help-from-ex-spies-in-bitter-legal-fight-2020-05-25 , Bloomberg IRON-ORE Mon, 25 May 2020 08:20:00 +0200 554425 1590404977 1590387600 99999999999 , Bloomberg 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000874709_resized_simandoubsgrbloomberg1022.jpg The Simandou project, in Guinea. 511 287 Zambia to amend mining rules to treat gold as strategic asset http://www.miningweekly.com/article/zambia-to-amend-mining-rules-to-treat-gold-as-strategic-asset-2020-05-25 , Bloomberg GOLD Mon, 25 May 2020 00:05:00 +0200 554408 1590405041 1590357900 99999999999 , Bloomberg 0 0 Mponeng detects 196 Covid cases, suspends mining – AngloGold Ashanti http://www.miningweekly.com/article/mponeng-detects-196-covid-cases-suspends-mining-anglogold-ashanti-2020-05-24 Martin Creamer GOLD Sun, 24 May 2020 20:35:00 +0200 554407 1590423699 1590345300 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000874663_resized_mponenggoldmine1022.jpg Mponeng Gold Mine 511 287 Full reopening of mining from June 1 – President Ramaphosa http://www.miningweekly.com/article/full-reopening-of-mining-from-june-1-president-ramaphosa-2020-05-24 Martin Creamer LEGISLATIVE ENVIRONMENT Sun, 24 May 2020 20:11:00 +0200 554406 1590386682 1590343860 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000874660_resized_cyrilramaphosabusadonna.jpg President Cyril Ramaphosa 511 287 Council reaffirms industry’s commitment to fighting Covid-19 pandemic http://www.miningweekly.com/article/council-reaffirms-industrys-commitment-to-fighting-covid-19-pandemic-2020-05-22 Tasneem Bulbulia COVID-19 Fri, 22 May 2020 16:31:00 +0200 554398 1590159320 1590157860 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000874648_resized_miners1022.jpg Mineworkers wearing PPE 511 287 Kinross strike in Mauritania suspended http://www.miningweekly.com/article/kinross-strike-in-mauritania-suspended-2020-05-22 Creamer Media Reporter INDUSTRIAL ACTION Fri, 22 May 2020 15:20:00 +0200 554381 1590155671 1590153600 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 A gold vault in London is key to a $62bn ETF’s success http://www.miningweekly.com/article/a-gold-vault-in-london-is-key-to-a-62bn-etfs-success-2020-05-22 , Bloomberg GOLD Fri, 22 May 2020 15:07:00 +0200 554376 1590152965 1590152820 99999999999 , Bloomberg 0 0 Leon lists measures to attract mining investment in these challenging times http://www.miningweekly.com/article/leon-lists-measures-to-attract-mining-investment-in-these-challenging-times-2020-05-22 Martin Creamer LEGISLATIVE ENVIRONMENT Fri, 22 May 2020 14:35:00 +0200 554364 1590413000 1590150900 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000874592_resized_peterleon210220315duane21022.jpg Herbert Smith Freehills Africa co-chair Peter Leon 511 287 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/attachments/82332_2020-05-21_covid-19_-_3.mp431318996Herbert Smith Freehills Africa Co-Chair Peter Leon spoke at a webinar covered by Mining Weekly’s Martin Creamer. Video: Darlene Creamer Herbert Smith Freehills Africa Co-Chair Peter Leon spoke at a webinar covered by Mining Weekly’s Martin Creamer. Video: Darlene Creamer Barrick donates computers to Zambian mining school, repairs police post http://www.miningweekly.com/article/barrick-donates-computers-to-zambian-mining-school-repairs-police-post-2020-05-22 Donna Slater SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY Fri, 22 May 2020 11:49:00 +0200 554336 1590149815 1590140940 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Golden Star puts 60 in quarantine after second confirmed Covid case http://www.miningweekly.com/article/golden-star-puts-60-in-quarantine-after-second-confirmed-covid-case-2020-05-22 Creamer Media Reporter GOLD Fri, 22 May 2020 08:45:00 +0200 554296 1590141379 1590129900 99999999999 Mariaan Webb 0 0 Platinum coins, COP and the Marula mine make headlines http://www.miningweekly.com/article/platinum-coins-cop-and-the-marula-mine-make-headlines-2020-05-21 Creamer Media Reporter Africa Fri, 22 May 2020 07:58:00 +0200 554156 1590128024 1590127080 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000874456_resized_20200521secondtakemw1022.jpg 511 287 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/attachments/82318_2020-05-21_second_take_mw.mp463796843Platinum coins, COP and the Marula mine make headlines Platinum coins, COP and the Marula mine make headlines Auto-battery makers mull alternative chemistries to lower costs, increase driving range http://www.miningweekly.com/article/auto-battery-makers-mull-alternative-chemistries-to-lower-costs-increase-driving-range-2020-05-22 Tasneem Bulbulia BATTERY TECHNOLOGY Fri, 22 May 2020 03:00:00 +0200 554160 1590159344 1590109200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000874119_resized_0000874107resizedelectricvehiclechargingpointbloomberg0520201022.jpg 511 287 China’s platinum users increase stock levels http://www.miningweekly.com/article/chinas-platinum-users-increase-stock-levels-2020-05-21 Martin Creamer PLATINUM Thu, 21 May 2020 17:02:00 +0200 554284 1590411461 1590073320 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000874430_resized_trevorraymondwpic1022.jpg World Platinum Investment Council research director Trevor Raymond 511 287 Eskom committed to ‘aggressive’ end-2021 unbundling timeline http://www.miningweekly.com/article/eskom-committed-to-aggressive-end-2021-unbundling-timeline-2020-05-21 Terence Creamer ESKOM RESTRUCTURING Thu, 21 May 2020 16:20:00 +0200 554269 1590129256 1590070800 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000874415_resized_eskomrockstatuemegawattpark11181022dylan.jpg 511 287 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/attachments/82315_2020-05-21_eskom_ceo.mp420541160Eskom CEO Andre de Ruyter on how Eskom plan to recover from its current downward trajectory. Camera Work: Kutlwano Matlala. Editing: Nicholas Boyd Eskom CEO Andre de Ruyter on how Eskom plan to recover from its current downward trajectory. Camera Work: Kutlwano Matlala. Editing: Nicholas Boyd RenGold says AngloGold to complete Nevada gold project option http://www.miningweekly.com/article/rengold-says-anglogold-to-complete-nevada-gold-project-option-2020-05-21 Mariaan Webb GOLD Thu, 21 May 2020 16:12:00 +0200 554264 1590071308 1590070320 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Galileo acquires copper exploration assets in Botswana http://www.miningweekly.com/article/galileo-acquires-copper-exploration-assets-in-botswana-2020-05-21 Tasneem Bulbulia COPPER Thu, 21 May 2020 16:05:00 +0200 554261 1590070532 1590069900 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Menar's Kangra placed on care and maintenance http://www.miningweekly.com/article/menars-kangra-placed-on-care-and-maintenance-2020-05-21 Tasneem Bulbulia COAL; LABOUR Thu, 21 May 2020 15:57:00 +0200 554259 1590093723 1590069420 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Speakers outline impact of pandemic on DRC, note opportunities http://www.miningweekly.com/article/speakers-outline-impact-of-pandemic-on-drc-note-opportunities-2020-05-21 Tasneem Bulbulia COVID-19 Thu, 21 May 2020 15:55:00 +0200 554258 1590069880 1590069300 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Afrimat says all its mines will be at full operating capacity in June http://www.miningweekly.com/article/afrimat-says-all-its-mines-will-be-at-full-operating-capacity-in-june-2020-05-21 Marleny Arnoldi OPENPIT MINING Thu, 21 May 2020 14:41:00 +0200 554237 1590072880 1590064860 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000874412_resized_afrimatavanheerden1022.jpg Afrimat CEO Andries van Heerden 511 287 Controversial plan to renegotiate IPP tariffs is proceeding, De Ruyter confirms http://www.miningweekly.com/article/controversial-plan-to-renegotiate-of-ipp-tariffs-is-proceeding-de-ruyter-confirms-2020-05-21 Terence Creamer ELECTRICITY Thu, 21 May 2020 14:35:00 +0200 554236 1590074073 1590064500 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000874349_resized_andrederuyter4eskom01201022donna.jpg Eskom CEO Andre de Ruyter 511 287 As Eskom rolls out boiler fixes to more Medupi units, it confirms FGD talks with World Bank http://www.miningweekly.com/article/as-eskom-rolls-out-boiler-fixes-to-other-medupi-units-it-confirms-fgd-talks-with-world-bank-2020-05-21 Terence Creamer ESKOM Thu, 21 May 2020 13:40:00 +0200 554208 1590138021 1590061200 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000874252_resized_medupisunset11022.jpg The Medupi power station project 511 287 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/attachments/82316_2020-05-21_eskom_madupi.mp436772225COO Jan Oberholzer on the rolling-out of design modifications at Medupi. Camera Work: Kutlwano Matlala. Editing: Nicholas Boyd COO Jan Oberholzer on the rolling-out of design modifications at Medupi. Camera Work: Kutlwano Matlala. Editing: Nicholas Boyd Tharisa records solid results in difficult interim period http://www.miningweekly.com/article/tharisa-records-solid-results-in-difficult-interim-period-2020-05-21 Tasneem Bulbulia PLATINUM GROUP METALS Thu, 21 May 2020 12:41:00 +0200 554196 1590072903 1590057660 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Mining becoming significant corporate buyer of renewable energy ­– ICMM http://www.miningweekly.com/article/mining-becoming-significant-corporate-buyer-of-renewable-energy-icmm-2020-05-21 Martin Creamer RENEWABLE ENERGY Thu, 21 May 2020 10:26:00 +0200 554164 1590411508 1590049560 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000874140_resized_goldfieldsrenewablesagnew1022.jpg Wind turbines at Gold Fields’ Agnew gold mine in Western Australia. 511 287 Volt hoping for major stake in Zambian gold project http://www.miningweekly.com/article/volt-hoping-for-major-stake-in-zambian-gold-project-2020-05-21 Esmarie Iannucci GOLD Thu, 21 May 2020 07:11:00 +0200 554131 1590041961 1590037860 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 China's mine development in sub-Saharan Africa likely to slow http://www.miningweekly.com/article/chinas-mine-development-in-sub-saharan-africa-likely-to-slow-2020-05-20 Simone Liedtke GLOBAL MINING Wed, 20 May 2020 17:00:00 +0200 554113 1589992132 1589986800 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Odey says governments may make private gold ownership illegal http://www.miningweekly.com/article/odey-says-governments-may-make-private-gold-ownership-illegal-2020-05-20 , Bloomberg GOLD Wed, 20 May 2020 16:59:00 +0200 554112 1589986844 1589986740 99999999999 , Bloomberg 0 0