Mining Weekly | First Word https://www.miningweekly.com/page/editorial-insight Sat, 24 Jul 2021 09:44:09 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Unlisted mining companies must at least be made to sign the King Code https://www.miningweekly.com/article/unlisted-mining-companies-must-at-least-be-made-to-sign-the-king-code-2021-07-23 Martin Creamer FIRST WORD Fri, 23 Jul 2021 00:00:00 +0200 589346 1627019362 1626991200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 National Treasury, JSE and DMRE must all lend an ear https://www.miningweekly.com/article/national-treasury-jse-and-dmre-must-all-lend-an-ear-2021-07-16 Martin Creamer FIRST WORD Fri, 16 Jul 2021 00:00:00 +0200 588807 1626164374 1626386400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Recovering valuables from dumps should be prioritised https://www.miningweekly.com/article/recovering-valuables-from-dumps-should-be-prioritised-2021-07-09 Martin Creamer FIRST WORD Fri, 09 Jul 2021 00:00:00 +0200 588291 1626101013 1625781600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Intensive energy users had better get a move on to avoid huge carbon tax bills https://www.miningweekly.com/article/intensive-energy-users-had-better-get-a-move-to-avoid-huge-carbon-tax-bills-2021-07-02 Martin Creamer FIRST WORD Fri, 02 Jul 2021 00:00:00 +0200 587698 1625737082 1625176800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 South Africa must grasp the energy equivalent of the Roaring ‘20s with both hands https://www.miningweekly.com/article/south-africa-must-grasp-the-energy-equivalent-of-the-roaring-20s-with-both-hands-2021-06-18 Martin Creamer FIRST WORD Fri, 18 Jun 2021 00:00:00 +0200 586052 1623665717 1623967200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 A huge opportunity that we dare not miss out on https://www.miningweekly.com/article/a-huge-opportunity-that-we-dare-not-miss-out-on-2021-06-11 Martin Creamer FIRST WORD Fri, 11 Jun 2021 00:00:00 +0200 585642 1623139488 1623362400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Northern Cape’s lucrative copper potential must be given all the assistance it needs https://www.miningweekly.com/article/northern-capes-lucrative-copper-potential-must-be-given-all-the-assistance-it-needs-2021-06-04 Martin Creamer FIRST WORD Fri, 04 Jun 2021 00:00:00 +0200 585266 1622532956 1622757600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Bring in the best to get our exploration going https://www.miningweekly.com/article/bring-in-the-best-to-get-our-exploration-going-2021-05-28 Martin Creamer FIRST WORD Fri, 28 May 2021 00:00:00 +0200 584495 1621946202 1622152800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 With mining coming to our economic rescue, it behoves govt to go to mining’s rail rescue https://www.miningweekly.com/article/with-mining-coming-to-our-economic-rescue-it-behoves-govt-to-go-to-minings-rail-rescue-2021-05-21 Martin Creamer FIRST WORD Fri, 21 May 2021 00:00:00 +0200 583840 1621580378 1621548000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 South Africa’s mining upsurge will need skills, let’s be prepared https://www.miningweekly.com/article/south-africas-mining-upsurge-will-need-skills-lets-be-preparedv-2021-05-14 Martin Creamer FIRST WORD Fri, 14 May 2021 00:00:00 +0200 583221 1620804653 1620943200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 It makes huge economic sense to encourage mineral exploration https://www.miningweekly.com/article/it-makes-huge-economic-sense-to-encourage-mineral-exploration-2021-05-07 Martin Creamer FIRST WORD Fri, 07 May 2021 00:00:00 +0200 582695 1620122039 1620338400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Coal contracts with Eskom must be honoured https://www.miningweekly.com/article/coal-contracts-with-eskom-must-be-honoured-2021-04-23 Martin Creamer FIRST WORD Fri, 23 Apr 2021 00:00:00 +0200 581596 1618902631 1619128800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Self-generation limit that’s free of red tape must be lifted much higher https://www.miningweekly.com/article/self-generation-limit-thats-free-of-red-tape-must-be-lifted-much-higher-2021-04-16 Martin Creamer FIRST WORD Fri, 16 Apr 2021 00:00:00 +0200 580844 1618221065 1618524000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 South Africans must disallow official tardiness that prevents economic progress https://www.miningweekly.com/article/south-africans-must-disallow-official-tardiness-that-prevents-economic-progress-2021-04-09 Martin Creamer FIRST WORD Fri, 09 Apr 2021 00:00:00 +0200 580081 1617703518 1617919200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Government must join the platinum group metals promotion effort https://www.miningweekly.com/article/government-must-join-the-platinum-group-metals-promotion-effort-2021-04-02 Martin Creamer FIRST WORD Fri, 02 Apr 2021 00:00:00 +0200 579837 1618575578 1617314400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Mines correct to take tailings management very seriously https://www.miningweekly.com/article/mines-correct-to-take-tailings-management-very-seriously-2021-03-26 Martin Creamer FIRST WORD Fri, 26 Mar 2021 00:00:00 +0200 579003 1616074785 1616709600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 An immediate end must be brought to inexplicably slow mineral rights processing https://www.miningweekly.com/article/an-immediate-end-must-be-brought-to-inexplicably-slow-mineral-rights-processing-2021-03-12 Martin Creamer FIRST WORD Fri, 12 Mar 2021 00:00:00 +0200 577926 1615280541 1615500000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Test mine to try out new technologies is a great idea https://www.miningweekly.com/article/test-mine-to-try-out-new-technologies-is-a-great-idea-2021-03-05 Martin Creamer FIRST WORD Fri, 05 Mar 2021 00:00:00 +0200 577717 1614675737 1614895200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Decarbonising South Africa is a must https://www.miningweekly.com/article/decarbonising-south-africa-is-a-must-2021-02-26 Martin Creamer FIRST WORD Fri, 26 Feb 2021 00:00:00 +0200 577056 1614322170 1614290400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Multitrillion-rand opportunity staring South Africans in the face. What are we waiting for? https://www.miningweekly.com/article/multi-trillion-rand-opportunity-staring-south-africans-in-the-face-what-are-we-waiting-for-2021-02-19 Martin Creamer FIRST WORD Fri, 19 Feb 2021 00:00:00 +0200 576410 1613466357 1613685600 1929218400 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 We’re allowing the benefits of mineral exploration to pass us by https://www.miningweekly.com/article/were-allowing-the-benefits-of-mineral-exploration-to-pass-us-by-2021-01-29 Martin Creamer FIRST WORD Fri, 05 Feb 2021 00:00:00 +0200 574509 1612246984 1612476000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 The ‘greenness’ South Africa can help bestow on the world needs hard sell now https://www.miningweekly.com/article/the-greenness-south-africa-can-help-bestow-on-the-world-needs-hard-sell-now-2021-01-29 Martin Creamer FIRST WORD Fri, 29 Jan 2021 00:00:00 +0200 573648 1611651144 1611871200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Australia’s loss becomes South Africa’s gain https://www.miningweekly.com/article/australias-loss-becomes-south-africas-gain-2021-01-22 Martin Creamer FIRST WORD Fri, 22 Jan 2021 00:00:00 +0200 573471 1611042673 1611266400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Time to build back better as we fight off Covid https://www.miningweekly.com/article/time-to-build-back-better-as-we-fight-off-covid-2021-01-15 Martin Creamer FIRST WORD Fri, 15 Jan 2021 00:00:00 +0200 573063 1610438752 1610661600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 African Continental Free Trade deal must get rid of those long truck queues at border posts https://www.miningweekly.com/article/african-continental-free-trade-deal-must-get-rid-of-those-long-truck-queues-at-border-posts-2020-12-11 Martin Creamer FIRST WORD Fri, 11 Dec 2020 00:00:00 +0200 571597 1607417924 1607637600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 South Africans must focus unflinchingly on creating economic growth and jobs https://www.miningweekly.com/article/south-africans-must-focus-unflinchingly-on-creating-economic-growth-and-jobs-2020-12-04 Martin Creamer FIRST WORD Fri, 04 Dec 2020 00:00:00 +0200 571064 1606808336 1607032800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 If Egypt is anything to go by, South Africa could see brisk exploration response https://www.miningweekly.com/article/if-egypt-is-anything-to-go-by-south-africa-could-see-brisk-exploration-response-2020-11-27 Martin Creamer FIRST WORD Fri, 27 Nov 2020 00:00:00 +0200 570606 1606205376 1606428000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 South Africans, please seize the green hydrogen opportunity with far greater enthusiasm https://www.miningweekly.com/article/south-africans-please-seize-the-green-hydrogen-opportunity-with-far-greater-enthusiasm-2020-11-20 Martin Creamer FIRST WORD Fri, 20 Nov 2020 00:00:00 +0200 569868 1605599169 1605823200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 At last, the Witwatersrand Gold Basin is being targeted once more https://www.miningweekly.com/article/at-last-the-witwatersrand-gold-basin-is-being-targeted-once-more-2020-11-13 Martin Creamer FIRST WORD Fri, 13 Nov 2020 00:00:00 +0200 569218 1605249934 1605218400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 South Africa must protect its national chrome patrimony by supporting ferrochrome https://www.miningweekly.com/article/south-africa-must-protect-its-national-chrome-patrimony-by-supporting-ferrochrome-2020-10-29 Martin Creamer FIRST WORD Fri, 06 Nov 2020 00:00:00 +0200 568714 1604391183 1604613600 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Excessive dividend demand is ripping heart out of mining’s future https://www.miningweekly.com/article/excessive-dividend-demand-is-ripping-heart-out-of-minings-future-2020-10-23 Martin Creamer FIRST WORD Fri, 23 Oct 2020 00:00:00 +0200 567303 1603179453 1603404000 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Govt, stop charging alluvial miners an arm and a leg in regulatory fees https://www.miningweekly.com/article/govt-stop-charging-alluvial-miners-an-arm-and-a-leg-in-regulatory-fees-2020-10-16 Martin Creamer FIRST WORD Fri, 16 Oct 2020 00:00:00 +0200 566416 1602573227 1602799200 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Gear up to the reality of the circular economy being the new normal https://www.miningweekly.com/article/gear-up-to-the-reality-of-the-circular-economy-being-the-new-normal-2020-10-09 Martin Creamer FIRST WORD Fri, 09 Oct 2020 00:00:00 +0200 566035 1601971850 1602194400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 This time round let’s do it, South Africa, and never have to look back https://www.miningweekly.com/article/this-time-round-lets-do-it-south-africa-and-never-have-to-look-back-2020-10-02 Martin Creamer FIRST WORD Fri, 02 Oct 2020 00:00:00 +0200 565544 1601364811 1601589600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Platinum must grab on to the coattails of the hydrogen economy with all the strength that it has https://www.miningweekly.com/article/platinum-must-grab-on-to-the-coattails-of-the-hydrogen-economy-with-all-the-strength-that-it-has-2020-09-25 Martin Creamer FIRST WORD Fri, 25 Sep 2020 00:00:00 +0200 564726 1600695078 1600984800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 South Africa must seize its huge new-world opportunities immediately https://www.miningweekly.com/article/south-africa-must-seize-its-huge-new-world-opportunities-immediately-2020-09-25 Martin Creamer FIRST WORD Fri, 18 Sep 2020 00:00:00 +0200 564434 1600156171 1600380000 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 South Africa Inc is duty-bound to be constructive on all fronts https://www.miningweekly.com/article/south-africa-inc-is-duty-bound-to-be-constructive-on-all-fronts-2020-09-11 Martin Creamer FIRST WORD Fri, 11 Sep 2020 00:00:00 +0200 563721 1599484525 1599775200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Hats off to Namibia and Botswana for going solar https://www.miningweekly.com/article/hats-off-to-namibia-and-botswana-for-going-solar-2020-09-04 Martin Creamer FIRST WORD Fri, 04 Sep 2020 00:00:00 +0200 562931 1598948417 1599170400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0