Mining Weekly | Editorial Insight https://www.miningweekly.com/page/editorial-insight Fri, 24 May 2019 13:12:26 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Energy Minister has done well to open the way for South Africans to generate their own electricity https://www.miningweekly.com/article/energy-minister-has-done-well-to-open-the-way-for-south-africans-to-generate-their-own-electricity-2019-05-24 Martin Creamer EDITORIAL INSIGHT Fri, 24 May 2019 00:00:00 +0200 519880 1558422929 1558648800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 South Africans must urgently unite behind the goal of building an inclusive economy https://www.miningweekly.com/article/south-africans-must-urgently-unite-behind-the-goal-of-building-an-inclusive-economy-that-creates-many-job-2019-05-17 Martin Creamer EDITORIAL INSIGHT Fri, 17 May 2019 00:00:00 +0200 519291 1557823711 1558044000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Eskom, Nersa must not be allowed to stand in way of mining companies creating own sources of ... https://www.miningweekly.com/article/eskom-nersa-must-not-be-allowed-to-stand-in-way-of-mining-companies-creating-own-sources-of-more-reliable-cheaper-power-2019-05-10 Martin Creamer EDITORIAL INSIGHT Fri, 10 May 2019 00:00:00 +0200 518198 1557127266 1557439200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Floundering Eskom is hurting the economy by standing in the way of economical renewable ... https://www.miningweekly.com/article/floundering-eskom-is-hurting-the-economy-by-standing-in-the-way-of-economic-renewable-electricity-generation-2019-05-03 Martin Creamer EDITORIAL INSIGHT Fri, 03 May 2019 00:00:00 +0200 517870 1556530526 1556834400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Platinum’s twinning with hydrogen bodes well for the metal as global fuel cell electric ... https://www.miningweekly.com/article/platinums-twinning-with-hydrogen-bodes-well-for-the-metal-as-global-fuel-cell-electric-vehicle-adoption-grows-2019-04-26 Martin Creamer EDITORIAL INSIGHT Fri, 26 Apr 2019 00:00:00 +0200 517184 1555590517 1556229600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Hydrogen penny beginning to drop as Anglo seizes mine mobility opportunity using sun power https://www.miningweekly.com/article/hydrogen-penny-beginning-to-drop-as-anglo-seizes-mine-mobility-opportunity-using-sun-power-2019-04-19 Martin Creamer EDITORIAL INSIGHT Fri, 19 Apr 2019 00:00:00 +0200 516546 1555053256 1555624800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Mining sector focus can eliminate South Africa’s Budget deficit, create far-reaching ... https://www.miningweekly.com/article/mining-sector-focus-can-eliminate-south-africas-budget-deficit-create-far-reaching-economic-benefit-2019-04-04 Martin Creamer EDITORIAL INSIGHT Fri, 12 Apr 2019 00:00:00 +0200 516259 1554710759 1555020000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 South Africa well positioned to have the best of both carbon worlds for decades to come https://www.miningweekly.com/article/south-africa-well-positioned-to-have-the-best-of-both-carbon-worlds-for-decades-to-come-2019-04-05 Martin Creamer EDITORIAL INSIGHT Fri, 05 Apr 2019 00:00:00 +0200 515257 1554195852 1554415200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 South Africa’s image improving as mining investment destination, local university mining ... https://www.miningweekly.com/article/south-africas-image-improving-as-mining-investment-destination-local-university-mining-school-gaining-progressive-global-recognition-2019-03-29 Martin Creamer EDITORIAL INSIGHT Fri, 29 Mar 2019 00:00:00 +0200 514865 1553584676 1553810400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Minerals Council South Africa should now publish national chrome strategy as platinum strategy ... https://www.miningweekly.com/article/minerals-council-south-africa-should-now-publish-national-chrome-strategy-as-platinum-strategy-follow-on-2019-03-22 Martin Creamer EDITORIAL INSIGHT Fri, 22 Mar 2019 00:00:00 +0200 514284 1552895061 1553205600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Mining’s eyeing of renewable energy alternatives will intensify with 13. ... https://www.miningweekly.com/article/minings-eyeing-of-renewable-energy-alternatives-will-intensify-with-1382-electricity-tariff-award-2019-03-15 Martin Creamer EDITORIAL INSIGHT Fri, 15 Mar 2019 00:00:00 +0200 513753 1552377247 1552600800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Glencore’s praiseworthy coal capping indicative of intensification of global trend to ... https://www.miningweekly.com/article/glencores-praiseworthy-coal-capping-indicative-of-intensification-of-global-trend-to-low-carbon-future-2019-03-08 Martin Creamer EDITORIAL INSIGHT Fri, 08 Mar 2019 00:00:00 +0200 513011 1551770224 1551996000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Global mining world correct to take action on slimes dam negligence, establish strong auditing ... https://www.miningweekly.com/article/global-mining-world-correct-to-take-action-on-slimes-dam-negligence-establish-strong-auditing-behaviour-2019-03-01 Martin Creamer EDITORIAL INSIGHT Fri, 01 Mar 2019 00:00:00 +0200 512456 1551165993 1551391200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 South African mining falling behind on energy, automation, discovery, development and ... https://www.miningweekly.com/article/south-african-mining-falling-behind-on-energy-automation-discovery-development-and-longevity-fronts-2019-02-22 Martin Creamer EDITORIAL INSIGHT Fri, 22 Feb 2019 00:00:00 +0200 511740 1550565364 1550786400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Mining Indaba strengthens continental approach, diamond exploration boosted, precious metals ... https://www.miningweekly.com/article/mining-indaba-strengthens-continental-approach-diamond-exploration-boosted-precious-metal-mining-has-new-environmental-stricture-2019-02-15 Martin Creamer EDITORIAL INSIGHT Fri, 15 Feb 2019 00:00:00 +0200 511026 1549958642 1550181600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Platinum-group metals need wider range of uses to ensure ongoing demand in wake of auto disruption https://www.miningweekly.com/article/platinum-group-metals-need-wider-range-of-uses-to-ensure-ongoing-demand-in-wake-of-auto-disruption-2019-02-08 Martin Creamer EDITORIAL INSIGHT Fri, 08 Feb 2019 00:00:00 +0200 510335 1549353241 1549576800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 UN is right to alert business to opportunity of mining world’s quickly rising brine mountain https://www.miningweekly.com/article/un-is-right-to-alert-business-to-opportunity-of-mining-worlds-quickly-rising-brine-mountain-2019-02-01 Martin Creamer EDITORIAL INSIGHT Fri, 01 Feb 2019 00:00:00 +0200 509743 1548751561 1548972000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 New commodity-specific vision needed for threatened platinum mining businesses https://www.miningweekly.com/article/new-commodity-specific-vision-needed-for-threatened-platinum-mining-businesses-2019-01-16 Martin Creamer EDITORIAL INSIGHT Fri, 25 Jan 2019 00:00:00 +0200 508693 1548143803 1548367200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Informal land occupation should not be allowed to trump formal mining investment https://www.miningweekly.com/article/informal-land-occupation-should-not-be-allowed-to-trump-formal-mining-investment-2019-01-18 Martin Creamer EDITORIAL INSIGHT Fri, 18 Jan 2019 00:00:00 +0200 507389 1547545182 1547762400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Incipient low-cost energy development must be crafted to bring back low-cost minerals-energy complex https://www.miningweekly.com/article/incipient-low-cost-energy-development-must-be-crafted-to-bring-back-low-cost-minerals-energy-complex-2018-12-14 Martin Creamer EDITORIAL INSIGHT Fri, 14 Dec 2018 00:00:00 +0200 506721 1544511229 1544738400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 South Africa must use clean renewable energy to build new minerals-energy complex https://www.miningweekly.com/article/south-africa-must-use-clean-renewable-energy-to-build-new-minerals-energy-complex-2018-12-07 Martin Creamer EDITORIAL INSIGHT Fri, 07 Dec 2018 00:00:00 +0200 506248 1543913787 1544133600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Coal set to continue to command energy scene for some time as renewables progressively gain ... https://www.miningweekly.com/article/coal-set-to-continue-to-command-energy-scene-for-some-time-as-renewables-progressively-gain-market-share-2018-11-30 Martin Creamer EDITORIAL INSIGHT Fri, 30 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0200 505506 1543301032 1543528800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Positive corporate thinking is emerging that has potential to stimulate vital new investment https://www.miningweekly.com/article/positive-corporate-thinking-is-emerging-that-has-potential-to-stimulate-vital-new-investment-2018-11-23 Martin Creamer EDITORIAL INSIGHT Fri, 23 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0200 504855 1542705709 1542924000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Determined approach of mining majors to people and planet bodes well for future https://www.miningweekly.com/article/determined-approach-of-mining-majors-to-people-and-planet-bodes-well-for-future-2018-11-09 Martin Creamer EDITORIAL INSIGHT Fri, 16 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0200 504321 1542095113 1542319200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Mine modernisation momentum building up unstoppable steam https://www.miningweekly.com/article/mine-modernisation-momentum-building-up-unstoppable-steam-2018-11-09 Martin Creamer EDITORIAL INSIGHT Fri, 09 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0200 503655 1541489029 1541714400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Time to fulfil mine modernisation plans optimally to boost mining efficiency, extend mine ... https://www.miningweekly.com/article/time-to-fulfil-mine-modernisation-plans-optimally-to-boost-mining-efficiency-extend-mine-life-preserve-jobs-2018-11-02 Martin Creamer EDITORIAL INSIGHT Fri, 02 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0200 502764 1540888305 1541109600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Mining’s performance must improve for the good of the South African people https://www.miningweekly.com/article/editorial-insight-mining-performance-must-be-improved-for-the-good-of-the-south-african-people-although-the-mining-production-figures-for-the-month-of-august-were-regrettably-still-on-a-downward-trajectory-sentiment-in-the-sector-has-improved-by-leaps-and Martin Creamer EDITORIAL INSIGHT Fri, 26 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0200 502226 1540278938 1540504800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Time to enlarge the mining industry for the good of all the people of South Africa https://www.miningweekly.com/article/time-to-enlarge-the-mining-industry-for-the-good-of-all-the-people-of-south-africa-2018-10-19 Martin Creamer EDITORIAL INSIGHT Fri, 19 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0200 501662 1539679440 1539900000 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Releasing exploration companies from onerous regulatory burdens is positive https://www.miningweekly.com/article/releasing-exploration-companies-from-onerous-regulatory-burdens-is-positive-2018-10-12 Martin Creamer EDITORIAL INSIGHT Fri, 12 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0200 500833 1539069323 1539295200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Proper stimulation of mining can ensure better living standards for the people of South Africa https://www.miningweekly.com/article/proper-stimulation-of-mining-can-ensure-better-living-standards-for-the-people-of-south-africa-2018-10-05 Martin Creamer EDITORIAL INSIGHT Fri, 05 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0200 500033 1538468145 1538690400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Irony of resource-rich Africa remaining poor must be reversed https://www.miningweekly.com/article/irony-of-resource-rich-africa-remaining-poor-must-be-reversed-2018-09-28 Martin Creamer EDITORIAL INSIGHT Fri, 28 Sep 2018 00:00:00 +0200 498941 1537869802 1538085600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Investor confidence takes on new hue, South Africa needs to embrace it with vigour https://www.miningweekly.com/article/investor-confidence-takes-on-new-hue-south-africa-needs-to-embrace-it-with-vigour-2018-09-21 Martin Creamer EDITORIAL INSIGHT Fri, 21 Sep 2018 00:00:00 +0200 498754 1537260091 1537480800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Govt should remove the carbon tax threat hanging over the metal smelting sector https://www.miningweekly.com/article/govt-should-move-to-remove-the-carbon-tax-threat-to-metal-smelting-sector-2018-09-14 Martin Creamer EDITORIAL INSIGHT Fri, 14 Sep 2018 00:00:00 +0200 498145 1536651360 1536876000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Minister’s big exploration stimulus must also be fully transparent to be credible https://www.miningweekly.com/article/ministers-big-exploration-stimulus-must-also-be-fully-transparent-to-be-credible-2018-09-07 Martin Creamer EDITORIAL INSIGHT Fri, 07 Sep 2018 00:00:00 +0200 497313 1536048073 1536271200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Gwede Mantashe tweet is sentiment boost for problem ridden South African mining https://www.miningweekly.com/article/gwede-mantashe-tweet-is-sentiment-boost-for-problem-ridden-south-african-mining-2018-08-31 Martin Creamer EDITORIAL INSIGHT Fri, 31 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 496740 1535444014 1535666400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 South Africa should set out with iron will to achieve benchmarks of world’s top mining ... https://www.miningweekly.com/article/south-africa-should-set-out-with-iron-will-to-achieve-benchmarks-of-worlds-top-mining-jurisdiction-2018-08-24 Martin Creamer EDITORIAL INSIGHT Fri, 24 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 495524 1534834077 1535061600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Department of Mineral Resources entering the fray to stop mining companies from closing mines https://www.miningweekly.com/article/department-of-mineral-resources-entering-the-fray-to-stop-mining-companies-from-closing-mines-2018-08-10 Martin Creamer EDITORIAL INSIGHT Fri, 10 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 494702 1533539406 1533852000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Regulatory hiatus causing even friendly major miners to back off exploration https://www.miningweekly.com/article/regulatory-hiatus-causing-even-friendly-major-miners-to-back-off-exploration-2018-08-03 Martin Creamer EDITORIAL INSIGHT Fri, 03 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 494074 1533022317 1533247200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0