Mining Weekly | Legislative Environment https://www.miningweekly.com/page/legislative-environment Sat, 25 May 2019 08:51:47 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 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 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 Demand for ICT services from juniors on the rise https://www.miningweekly.com/article/demand-for-ict-services-from-juniors-on-the-rise-2019-05-24 Mamaili Mamaila Legislative Environment Fri, 24 May 2019 00:00:00 +0200 519190 1558361630 1558648800 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000797986_resized_powerandelectricitywiprolimitedmarlezeleggerenberg1503191022.jpg MARLEZE VAN LOGGERENBERG It is important that junior miners deploy ICT providers who have sufficient mining experience 511 287 Data collection, investment to boost exploration projects in Botswana https://www.miningweekly.com/article/data-collection-investment-to-boost-exploration-projects-in-botswana-2019-05-13 Khutso Maphatsoe Legislative Environment Fri, 24 May 2019 00:00:00 +0200 519369 1558361631 1558648800 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 Exploration projects on the rise in Botswana https://www.miningweekly.com/article/exploration-projects-on-the-rise-in-botswana-2019-05-10 Khutso Maphatsoe Legislative Environment Fri, 24 May 2019 00:00:00 +0200 519338 1558361631 1558648800 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000798338_resized_mininginbotswanajv0520191022.jpg CLEARLY CUT In Botswana, there is access to historical and geological information, a clear rule of sovereign law and the prospecting licence application process has clear rules and regulations, which make the country appealing to resource investors 511 287 Base metals promise future prosperity for Botswana economy https://www.miningweekly.com/article/base-metals-promise-future-prosperity-for-botswana-economy-2019-05-10 Khutso Maphatsoe Legislative Environment Fri, 24 May 2019 00:00:00 +0200 519342 1558361632 1558648800 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000798349_resized_mininginbotswanann255240520191022.jpg MORE FOR ALL There is quite a lot of exploration around the Orapa area, which is known for diamond mining 511 287 Institute lauds ‘improved’ Mining Charter but urges govt to ‘loosen grip’ on industry https://www.miningweekly.com/article/government-needs-to-loosen-reins-on-mining-irr-2019-05-10 Nadine James LEGISLATIVE ENVIRONMENT Fri, 24 May 2019 00:00:00 +0200 519224 1558361632 1558648800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 SKA could have unintended consequences for mining, law firm cautions https://www.miningweekly.com/article/ska-could-have-unintended-consequence-for-mining-law-firm-2019-05-17 Nadine James LEGISLATIVE ENVIRONMENT Fri, 24 May 2019 00:00:00 +0200 519233 1558361632 1558648800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Junior Indaba sponsor looks forward to engaging juniors https://www.miningweekly.com/article/junior-indaba-sponsor-looks-forward-to-engaging-juniors-2019-05-24 Mamaili Mamaila Legislative Environment Fri, 24 May 2019 00:00:00 +0200 519128 1558423726 1558648800 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 Mining Charter III provisions seen by some as too onerous for junior miners https://www.miningweekly.com/article/ambivalent-response-to-impact-of-mining-charter-3-on-juniors-2019-05-24 Nadine James MINERALS LEGISLATION Fri, 24 May 2019 00:00:00 +0200 519913 1558432871 1558648800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000800061_resized_untenable.jpg 511 287 How is South Africa supporting mining exploration and its junior mining industry? https://www.miningweekly.com/article/how-is-south-africa-supporting-mining-exploration-and-its-junior-mining-industry-2019-05-24 Creamer Media Reporter Legislative Environment Fri, 24 May 2019 00:00:00 +0200 520615 1558603208 1558648800 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000800582_resized_juniorminingfaskenthandiwenhlapho2405191022.jpg 511 287 Mining Charter III sets tone for juniors’ revival https://www.miningweekly.com/article/mining-charter-iii-sets-tone-for-juniors-revival-2019-05-24 Mamaili Mamaila Legislative Environment Fri, 24 May 2019 00:00:00 +0200 518767 1558688712 1558648800 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 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 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 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 Tanzania says to start cancelling inactive mining licences https://www.miningweekly.com/article/tanzania-says-to-start-cancelling-inactive-mining-licences-2019-05-22 Reuters LEGISLATIVE ENVIRONMENT Wed, 22 May 2019 09:01:00 +0200 520482 1558515114 1558508460 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Minister publishes amendments to financial provisioning regulations for mine closure https://www.miningweekly.com/article/minister-publishes-amendments-to-financial-provisioning-regulations-for-mine-closure-2019-05-21 Nadine James ENVIRONMENT Tue, 21 May 2019 16:31:00 +0200 520461 1558451690 1558449060 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000800256_resized_congomine1022bloomberg.jpg 511 287 Researchers see manganese helping fuel cells down cost curve https://www.miningweekly.com/article/researchers-see-manganese-helping-fuel-cells-down-cost-curve-2019-05-20 Martin Creamer PLATINUM Mon, 20 May 2019 12:41:00 +0200 520308 1558621263 1558348860 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000800046_resized_fuelcellhydrogen1022.jpg Hydrogen fuel cell cars use hydrogen and oxygen to generate electricity with the help of platinum. 511 287 Zambia files 'notification' of plans to take over Vedanta assets https://www.miningweekly.com/article/zambia-files-notification-of-plans-to-take-over-vedanta-assets-2019-05-20 Bloomberg COPPER Mon, 20 May 2019 11:08:00 +0200 520291 1558346875 1558343280 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 Miners welcome Australia election results as Morrison takes victory https://www.miningweekly.com/article/miners-welcome-australia-election-results-as-morrison-takes-victory-2019-05-20 Esmarie Iannucci FEDERAL ELECTION Mon, 20 May 2019 10:29:00 +0200 520202 1558345213 1558340940 99999999999 Mariaan Webb 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000799839_resized_scottmorrisonbloomberg050520171022.jpg Australian PM Scott Morrison 511 287 Confidence and investment returning to British Columbia’s mining industry https://www.miningweekly.com/article/confidence-and-investment-returning-to-british-columbias-mining-industry-2019-05-17 Creamer Media Reporter BRITISH COLUMBIA Fri, 17 May 2019 09:45:00 +0200 519916 1558083785 1558079100 99999999999 Mariaan Webb 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000799646_resized_teckfordingriverresized.jpg Teck's Fording River operation in the Elk Valley of British Columbia. 511 288 Stakeholder relations key to Minerals Council’s new brand https://www.miningweekly.com/article/stakeholder-relations-key-to-minerals-council-new-brand-2019-05-17 Nadine James Legislative Environment Fri, 17 May 2019 00:00:00 +0200 519031 1557817877 1558044000 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 Rebranded Minerals Council reflects the promise of the future https://www.miningweekly.com/article/minerals-councils-rebranding-initiatives-reflect-promise-of-the-future-baxter-2019-05-17 Nadine James LEGISLATIVE ENVIRONMENT Fri, 17 May 2019 00:00:00 +0200 519231 1557930502 1558044000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 1 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000798783_resized_new.jpg 511 287 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/attachments/78350_2019-05-10_rbaxter_-_2.mp467564374Minerals Council CEO Roger Baxter discusses the organisation’s rebranding and role in the industry. Camerawork and Editing: Creamer Media's Nicholas Boyd. Minerals Council CEO Roger Baxter discusses the organisation’s rebranding and role in the industry. Camerawork and Editing: Creamer Media's Nicholas Boyd. Junior-specific Charter III provisions will boost growth https://www.miningweekly.com/article/-minerals-council-championed-junior-specific-charter-3-provisions-to-boost-growth-2019-05-17 Nadine James Legislative Environment Fri, 17 May 2019 00:00:00 +0200 519035 1558083723 1558044000 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 $62m Zimbabwe smelter heeds local beneficiation call https://www.miningweekly.com/article/62m-zimbabwe-smelter-heeds-local-beneficiation-call-2019-05-16 Martin Creamer PLATINUM GROUP METALS Thu, 16 May 2019 12:07:00 +0200 519792 1558072598 1558001220 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000799565_resized_smeltermattcasthighres10221.jpg Matte casting at the new smelter at Anglo American Platinum’s Unki Mine in Zimbabwe. 511 287 Qld miners worry about royalty rates https://www.miningweekly.com/article/qld-miners-worry-about-royalty-rates-2019-05-16 Esmarie Iannucci LEGISLATIVE ENVIRONMENT Thu, 16 May 2019 10:12:00 +0200 519746 1558003859 1557994320 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Webber Wentzel provides overview of Medico-Legal Investigations of Mine Deaths guideline https://www.miningweekly.com/article/webber-wentzel-provides-overview-of-medico-legal-investigations-of-mine-deaths-guideline-2019-05-15 Simone Liedtke HEALTH & SAFETY Wed, 15 May 2019 11:47:00 +0200 519662 1557916959 1557913620 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000799039_resized_legislationkatecollierpartner052019webberwentzel1022.jpg Webber Wentzel partner Kate Collier 511 287 President's correct, S Africans need to act together to realise economic opportunities – Baissac https://www.miningweekly.com/article/president-is-correct-south-africans-need-to-act-together-to-realise-economic-opportunities-baissac-2019-05-14 Martin Creamer MINING INVESTMENT Tue, 14 May 2019 16:17:00 +0200 519582 1558082647 1557843420 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000798899_resized_martincreamerclaudebaissaic2best.jpg Eunomix CEO Claude Baissac (right) with Mining Weekly Online's Martin Creamer 511 287 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/attachments/78403_2019-05-14_claude_baissac_-_2.mp495856266Eunomix CEO Claude Baissac talks to Mining Weekly Online’s Martin Creamer about South Africa’s economic growth needs. Video: Nicholas Boyd. Photograph: Dylan Slater. Eunomix CEO Claude Baissac talks to Mining Weekly Online’s Martin Creamer about South Africa’s economic growth needs. Video: Nicholas Boyd. Photograph: Dylan Slater. CER urges Ramaphosa to appoint environment-focussed Cabinet https://www.miningweekly.com/article/cer-urges-ramaphosa-to-appoint-environment-focussed-cabinet-2019-05-14 Sashnee Moodley Legislative Environment Tue, 14 May 2019 12:13:00 +0200 519529 1557841668 1557828780 99999999999 David Shepherd 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000798812_resized_cyrilramaphosa110520191022.jpg President Cyril Ramaphosa 511 287 Ramaphosa's hard choice: a Cabinet to lift the South African economy https://www.miningweekly.com/article/ramaphosas-hard-choice-a-cabinet-to-lift-the-south-african-economy-2019-05-13 Bloomberg ECONOMY Mon, 13 May 2019 08:48:00 +0200 519355 1557758478 1557730080 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000798641_resized_cyrilramaphosa4jobssummit10181022dylan.jpg President Cyril Ramaphosa 511 287 Zambia tells Glencore to surrender copper shafts set for closure https://www.miningweekly.com/article/zambia-tells-glencore-to-surrender-copper-shafts-set-for-closure-2019-05-13 Bloomberg LEGISLATIVE ENVIRONMENT Mon, 13 May 2019 08:45:00 +0200 519353 1557736567 1557729900 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000798373_resized_aminesupervisoroverlooksmetoroxschibulumacopperminenearkitwezambiaonthursdayfeb720081022bloomberg.jpg 511 287 Lonmin/Sibanye merger judgment set for Friday https://www.miningweekly.com/article/lonminsibanye-merger-judgement-set-for-handing-down-friday-2019-05-10 Martin Creamer PLATINUM GROUP METALS Fri, 10 May 2019 16:07:00 +0200 519332 1557996569 1557497220 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000798323_resized_sibanyelonminfitcartoon.jpg Lonmin-Sibanye merger seen as a perfect job-saving fit. 511 287 Low morale, management turnover hit Lonmin output https://www.miningweekly.com/article/low-morale-management-turnover-lowers-lonmin-production-2019-05-10 Martin Creamer PLATINUM Fri, 10 May 2019 10:44:00 +0200 519266 1557997417 1557477840 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000798157_resized_benmagaraonlinepic.jpeg Lonmin CEO Ben Magara 511 287 Barrick excited about the DRC https://www.miningweekly.com/article/barrick-excited-about-drc-2019-05-10 Martin Creamer GOLD Fri, 10 May 2019 08:02:00 +0200 519221 1557498733 1557468120 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000798056_resized_markbristowonlinepicgood.jpg Barrick president and CEO Dr Mark Bristow 511 287 Nokeng fluorspar mine expects first shipment by midyear https://www.miningweekly.com/article/nokeng-fluorspar-mine-expects-first-shipment-by-midyear-2019-04-24 Cameron Mackay Legislative Environment Fri, 10 May 2019 00:00:00 +0200 517891 1556885095 1557439200 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000795061_resized_sepfluorbeneficiationplant0420191022.jpg STANDING STRATEGY SepFluor has always planned to be a vertically integrated fluorspar company 511 287 Legislation hampers small- to medium-sized surface miners https://www.miningweekly.com/article/legislation-hampers-small-to-medium-sized-surface-miners-2019-04-26 Cameron Mackay Legislative Environment Fri, 10 May 2019 00:00:00 +0200 518112 1556885096 1557439200 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000795577_resized_nicopienaaraspasa0620171022.jpg NICO PIENAAR Aspasa is there to promote the industry and sustainable small and medium-sized surface mining industry 511 287 Mining industry’s image in tatters following deadly Brazilian tailings dam collapse https://www.miningweekly.com/article/the-brumadinho-disaster-revealed-complacency-and-incompetence-in-brazils-top-miner-2019-05-10 Rebecca Campbell HEALTH & SAFETY Fri, 10 May 2019 00:00:00 +0200 518319 1557129738 1557439200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000797215_resized_new.jpg 511 287