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Apr 18, 2014
While government is stating that acid mine drainage (AMD) in South Africa is not an insurmountable problem and that the country will certainly win the struggle, industry experts and activists are concerned that the true extent of the challenge has not yet been...
Apr 17, 2014
Apr 17, 2014
The leaders of South Africa's striking mining union and the chief executives of the world's three biggest platinum producers were set to meet on Thursday, in a renewed drive to end a crippling strike entering its thirteenth week. "They will be meeting directly with...
Apr 17, 2014
Weighing up the factors impacting the gold market this year, 2014 looks set to be a second year of price decline for gold, with precious metals consultancy Thomson Reuters GFMS continuing to forecast an average of $1 225/oz for the year. The organisation’s Gold...
Apr 17, 2014
Royal Bafokeng Platinum’s (RBPlat’s) platinum production for the quarter ended March 31 dipped by 10% year-on-year, following a slow start in January after the December break and several safety stoppages in January. Section 54-related stoppages accounted for...
Apr 17, 2014
Aim-listed Gemfields has inked a $15-million unsecured, 12-month working capital facility with specialist natural resources investment company and key shareholder Pallinghurst Resources, the funds of which will be used to “smooth" the company's centrally available...
Apr 17, 2014
Minerals explorer Randgold & Exploration (R&E) and its former auditor PwC have concluded a settlement agreement in respect of a legal dispute arising from PwC's alleged failure to audit R&E properly, resulting in losses claimed by R&E, which are disputed by the...
Apr 17, 2014
ASX-listed Tawana Resources continues to advance a scoping study for its Mofe Creek iron-ore project, in Liberia, investigating the potential of a one-million-to two-million-ton-a-year early start-up project, as well as a potential larger, longer term five-million-to...
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Apr 18, 2014
Gold production in Peru, the world's sixth biggest exporter of the precious metal, will likely either plateau or dip slightly this year compared with 2013, mining companies, analysts and the government said. Gold output will fall by at least 4% in 2014 to between...
Apr 17, 2014
Peru-focused uranium explorers Macusani Yellowcake and Azincourt Uranium on Friday announced that they had inked a nonbinding letter of intent under which Macusani could acquire all of Azincourt’s neighbouring uranium properties on the Macusani Plateau for...
Apr 17, 2014
During the last several months a group of entrepreneurial junior mineral explorers have floated the idea of broaching the fledgling medical marijuana industries of Canada and the US, keeping some of their penny stocks afloat amidst a moribund junior resources market...
Apr 17, 2014
China has revealed plans to consolidate operations in the world’s most prolific flake graphite producing region – the Heilongjiang province, where most of the world’s battery raw material comes from – that could significantly alter the global supply structure...
Apr 17, 2014
Global investment research and proxy advisory form Glass Lewis & Co has recommended that shareholders of copper project developer Augusta Resource Corp vote to keep the rights plan in place at the shareholders meeting on May 2. In its report, Glass Lewis stated,...
Apr 17, 2014
Padbury Mining on Thursday failed to reveal the investors behind a more than $6-billion port and rail project in Western Australia's iron ore belt, asking for its shares to remain suspended until it can provide details on the huge deal. The small Australian...
Apr 17, 2014
Magnetite pellet producer Grange Resources has reported a decline in production after a ten-day downtime at its Tasmanian concentrator as part of its annual equipment shutdown. During the three months to March, Grange produced some 504 170 t of magnetite pellets,...
Apr 17, 2014
Iron-ore junior Mount Gibson on Thursday said that it was on track to meet full-year sales target, despite the March quarter being affected by weather interruptions. During the three months to March, Mount Gibson sold some two-million tonnes of ore, compared with...
Apr 17, 2014
Australian gold and nickel miner Regis Resources has seen decline in production for the three months to March, as its Garden Well and Rosemont operations, in Western Australia, were impacted on by pit flooding. During the quarter under review, Regis produced 64 176...
Apr 17, 2014
Copper miner Sandfire has reported record production during the three months to March, with its DeGrussa operation, in Western Australia, delivering 18 098 t of copper and 10 035 oz of gold during the three months to March. This was compared with the 15 492 t of...
 
 
 
 
Apr 17, 2014
Junior gold miner Doray Minerals produced 20 054 oz of gold during its second full quarter of production at the Andy Well gold mine, in Western Australia. MD Allan Kelly said that the production figures at Andy Well confirmed Doray’s position as one of the...
Apr 17, 2014
ASX-listed Ramelius Resources has reported record quarterly gold production during the three months to March, driven by record output from its Mt Magnet project, in Western Australia. During the three months under review, Ramelius reported a group production of 27...
Apr 17, 2014
ASX-listed Woodside Petroleum has reported a 15.9% increase in sales revenue for the first quarter ended March, compared with the previous corresponding period, as production and sales volumes were lifted. Revenue for the quarter reached $1.67-billion, Woodside...
Apr 17, 2014
Australian oil and gas major Santos has reported an increase in production and sales for its first quarter ended March, compared with the previous corresponding period. Production for the quarter was up 1% to 12.2-million barrels of oil equivalent, owing to higher...
Apr 17, 2014
Dual-listed gold miner Perseus Mining has restarted processing operations at its Edikan gold mine, in Ghana, seven days after a fire erupted at the plant. The fire started during scheduled maintenance and was brought under control within an hour. There were no...
Apr 17, 2014
Embattled nickel miner Mirabela Nickel has warned that it would impose forced leave on around 350 staff at its Santa Rita mine, in Brazil, as it looked for funding to support ongoing operations at the mine. Mirabela, which went into voluntary administration in...
Apr 17, 2014
Singapore listed Linc Energy on Thursday said that it would “staunchly” defend itself against claims by the Queensland government that the company’s Chinchilla underground coal gasification (UCG) research and development facility caused environmental harm....
Apr 17, 2014
Gold miner Evolution Mining has reported a solid quarter of production, and remains on track to reach its full-year production target of between 400 000 oz and 450 000 oz of gold. During the March quarter, Evolution delivered 101 408 oz of gold equivalent, which was...
Apr 17, 2014
India’s maiden auction of captive coal blocks hit yet another snag with prospective bidders raising a red flag over alleged discrepancies in the reserves of the three blocks on offer. In a pre-bid meeting of prospective captive coal users earlier this month, the...
Apr 17, 2014
 
 
 
 
Apr 16, 2014
Vale is not concerned about an economic slowdown in China, the mining company's top iron-ore market, because Chinese steel output is setting records, CEO Murilo Ferreia told Reuters on Wednesday. China's economic indicators remain strong, Ferreira said after data on...
Apr 16, 2014
Vancouver-based gold producer Goldcorp has donated $300 000 to Dalhousie University’s Mineral Resource Engineering programme to establish a new professorship that would increase teaching capacity, expand programme breadth and provide more opportunities for...
Apr 16, 2014
Project developer Encanto Potash on Wednesday reported that the Muskowekwan First Nation (MFN) had voted with a strong majority in favour of continuing to develop the first producing potash mine on First Nation land – the MFN’s reserve, located 100 km north-east...
Apr 16, 2014
Madagascar-focused project developer Energizer Resources on Wednesday announced that it had concluded a transaction that consolidated its full ownership in its flagship Molo graphite project, in the country. Toronto-based Energizer bought the remaining 25% interest...
Apr 16, 2014
TSX- and ASX-listed Paladin Energy on Wednesday said that conditions required to release the escrowed $20-million nonrefundable deposit in the $190-million sale of 25% of its Langer Heinrich uranium project, in Namibia, to China National Nuclear Corporation (CNNC)...
Apr 16, 2014
In a move orchestrated to foil major miner Goldcorp’s C$3.6-billion hostile takeover bid for Quebec-based Osisko Mining, a second ‘white knight’ has stepped forward in a new, less convoluted deal, offering Osisko shareholders an 11% premium to Goldcorp’s...
Apr 16, 2014
TSX-V-listed project developer Aldridge Minerals this week reported the results of an optimisation study for its Yenipazar polymetallic volcanogenic massive sulphides deposit in central Turkey. The optimisation study sought to update the April 2013 Yenipazar...
Apr 16, 2014
Coal exploration company Lemur Resources, in which the controlling interest had been acquired by Aim-listed Bushveld Minerals late last year, on Wednesday announced that Madagascar’s Tulear court had ruled that it would continue to hold tenure over permit 4578,...
Apr 16, 2014
Aim-quoted gold and copper miner Kefi Minerals on Wednesday appointed finnCap to act as joint broker to the company with immediate effect. The group had started transitioning from an exploration-focused company to a development and production group after acquiring in...
Apr 16, 2014
The Senegal-based Sangola project remained promising despite Randgold Resources' withdrawal from the joint venture (JV) earlier this month, West and Central Africa-focused exploration company GoldStone averred on Wednesday. The London-listed group, subject to...
 
 
 
 
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China's bid to slash its dependence on foreign iron-ore miners by creating its own mega producers risks running aground before it starts due to high costs and poor quality of ore. Instead, overseas suppliers may end up shipping more to their top market. For two...
Apr 16, 2014
South African stocks were led lower by top tier mining stocks on Tuesday as global gold prices slumped by more than two percent on US dollar strength. AngloGold Ashanti was the biggest loser in the blue chips index, tumbling 3.78% at R184.25, its biggest percentage...
Apr 16, 2014
Iron-ore major Fortescue Metals has completed its $9.2-billion expansion to 155-million tonnes a year, with the miner achieving this production rate during the three months to March. Fortescue on Wednesday announced record shipments of 31.5-million tonnes for the...
 
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