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Nov 20, 2014
Dual-listed Gold Fields is bracing itself for another year of softened gold prices, but CEO Nick Holland believes the bullion producer is well-positioned – from a debt level and production cost perspective – to weather the anticipated pricing environment. This local...
Nov 20, 2014
Dual-listed African Eagle Resources on Thursday announced plans to buy Lime-Chem Resources (LCR) for $6-million, less the value of net debts and trade and other payables owed by LCR. The company, for which AltX and Aim trading was currently suspended, entered into a...
Nov 20, 2014
Aim-quoted Bushveld Minerals on Thursday said it had started a prefeasibility study (PFS) for its vanadium project, in Limpopo. The PFS was expected to be completed during the first half of 2015, with work on parts of the definitive feasibility study set to be...
Nov 20, 2014
Mining company Glencore won an interim interdict in the Labour Court on Wednesday against the National Union of Mineworkers conducting a secondary strike at its Optimum Coal mine. "Glencore will participate in the review process by the [Commission for Conciliation,...
Nov 20, 2014
Swiss chemicals group Ineos announced on Thursday plans to invest $1-billion in shale gas exploration in Britain as efforts to emulate the US shale boom ramp up. The potential investment, which is subject to the company winning all the government exploration and...
Nov 20, 2014
Diamond development and production company Paragon Diamonds on Thursday announced that Titanium Capital Investments has exercised its call option to buy 60-million ordinary shares in Paragon from Aim-listed Obtala Resources at 3.25p a share. Paragon chairperson...
Nov 20, 2014
Vedanta Resources’ Zinc International subsidiary has appointed former Anglo American Thermal Coal CFO Deshnee Naidoo as CEO designate.
Nov 20, 2014
The price of nuclear and aerospace metal hafnium has surged to an all-time high as shrinking supplies fail to catch up with demand from consuming industries, traders said. Producers had run down their existing stockpiles and any available material was being sold on a...
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Nov 20, 2014
TSX- and NYSE-listed diamond miner Dominion Diamond Corporation’s chairperson and CEO, Robert Gannicott, has been granted a medical leave of absence to undergo important treatment, which is expected to continue until mid-February next year. Dominion Diamond has...
Nov 20, 2014
TSX- and HKSE-listed SouthGobi Resources is delaying payment to the China Investment Corporation (CIC) of about $8.1-million in cash – the November 2014 instalment of cash interest due on the secured convertible debenture it entered into with a wholly owned...
Nov 20, 2014
Copper prices should remain around their current levels for most of 2015, though a possible small production surplus towards the end of next year could weigh on prices, said the chief executive of Chilean copper miner Antofagasta Minerals. Three-month copper on the...
Nov 20, 2014
Nov 20, 2014
Pretium Resources has contracted AMEC Americas to provide the engineering, procurement and construction management (EPCM) services for its Brucejack high-grade gold project in northern British Columbia. Pretium noted on Thursday that AMEC had started detailed...
Nov 20, 2014
Prospectair Geosurveys of Gatineau, Québec, has completed about 1 977 linear kilometres, representing 50%, of a detailed helicopter-borne magnetic (MAG) and time-domain electromagnetic (TDEM) survey of TSX -V-listed Visible Gold Mines’ 100% owned 167 EXTENSION...
Nov 20, 2014
The board of ASX-listed Alliance Resources on Thursday said it had made the decision not to contribute the 2015 capital expenditure planned for the Four Mile uranium project, in South Australia. Earlier this month, Alliance lodged a grievance with the Supreme Court...
Nov 20, 2014
Diversified miner BHP Billiton CEO Andrew Mackenzie said on Thursday that the miner was investigating heap leaching opportunities at the Olympic Dam operation, in South Australia, as a gateway to expansion. Speaking at the company’s annual general meeting, Mackenzie...
Nov 20, 2014
ASX-listed KBL Mining has questioned the motives behind shareholder and lender Kidman Resources’ call to have the entire KBL board removed. Kidman earlier this week called for a KBL shareholder meeting after KBL chairperson Jim Wall adjourned the company’s annual...
Nov 20, 2014
Takeover target Guildford Coal on Thursday told shareholders that its Baruun Noyon Uul (BNU) mine, in Mongolia, would start production following the successful completion of the trial batches of coal. Previously known as the North pit, BNU forms part of Guildford’s...
 
 
 
 
Nov 20, 2014
Foundation work has started at the scarred Windimurra vanadium project, in Western Australia, with owner Atlantic reporting that the reconstruction of the fire-damaged beneficiation plant would be completed by February. Vanadium production at Windimurra has been...
Nov 20, 2014
TSX-listed Romarco Minerals on Wednesday advised that the South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (SCDHEC) had received a request to review the mine operating permit issued for the company’s Haile gold mine, in Lancaster County. The SCDHEC had...
Nov 20, 2014
Explorer AusAmerican Mining this week announced plans to raise up to A$60-million through a bond offering in order to fund its acquisition of a majority share in Chinese company Shenglong International Investments. The first A$30-million would be raised through the...
Nov 20, 2014
TransCanada is in talks to get into the crude-by-rail business and will probably do so even if its long-delayed Keystone XL pipeline gets its US permits next year, its chief executive said on Wednesday. While Canada’s number-two pipeline operator has not yet signed...
Nov 20, 2014
TSX-V-listed Darnley Bay Resources has entered into an agreement with TSX-listed Eastmain Resources, whereby Darnley Bay can acquire a 50% undivided interest in Eastmain’s Lac Lessard project, in Quebec. "We are excited about the potential of Lac Lessard's...
Nov 20, 2014
Gold developer Red Mountain Mining on Thursday revealed that its Batangas project, in Manila, could deliver some A$52-million in operating cash flow during the first 5.2 years of operation. Red Mountain was in the midst of compiling a definitive feasibility study...
Nov 20, 2014
Copper miner Sandfire Resources on Thursday confirmed that it had temporarily suspended development of the Conductor 4/5 decline at its DeGrussa mine, in Western Australia, due to increased water flows. The miner said in a statement that the increased water flows...
Nov 20, 2014
US Steel is stockpiling extra iron ore ahead of what could be another record-long freeze-up of the Great Lakes. General Motors has built up inventories of critical parts at its plants and established a supply chain "crisis room" that will swing into action in the...
Nov 19, 2014
ASX-listed Lemur Resources has aligned its financial year-end with that of London-listed parent company Bushveld Minerals. Lemur changed its financial year-end from December 31 to February 28, after Bushveld increased its stake in Lemur to 57.21% in August.
Nov 19, 2014
Current and proposed work programmes on JSE- and TSX-listed Rockwell Diamonds’ projects have been given a shot in the arm as the miner banks C$4.1-million raised through the offering of two-year unsecured convertible debentures. Rockwell on Wednesday said it had...
 
 
 
 
Nov 19, 2014
Canada-based gold producer Lake Shore Gold on Wednesday announced that it expected to generate gross proceeds of about $15-million through a brokered private placement of 12.9-million flow-through common shares to be offered on a bought deal basis at $1.17 apiece....
Nov 19, 2014
New core drilling at TSX- and NYSE-listed Paramount Gold & Silver’s 100%-owned San Miguel project in northern Mexico continues to expand the potential size of the bulk minable San Francisco deposit. The US-based exploration and development company reported on...
Nov 19, 2014
Aim-listed Baobab Resources reported on Wednesday that the cadastre division of the Mozambique National Department for Mines (DNM) had accepted its mining concession application overlying the Tete pig-iron and ferrovanadium project. Once granted, the mining...
Nov 19, 2014
JSE-listed Wescoal has bolstered the life of its wholly owned subsidiary Wescoal Mining’s Khanyisa Phase 2 operations through the R4.6-million buyout of Catwalk Investments’ Sarie Marais prospecting right, in Mpumalanga. The purchase price was excluding value-added...
Nov 19, 2014
Aim-listed mineral exploration and development company Tertiary Minerals has completed the Phase 3 drilling programme ahead of schedule at the MB fluorspar project, in Nevada, US. Tertiary Minerals MD Richard Clemmey said the company was pleased that the programme...
Nov 19, 2014
The Bloom Lake mine, in Fermont, Québec, may close as NYSE-listed mining and natural resources company Cliffs Natural Resources pursues exit options for its Eastern Canadian iron-ore operations.  Cliffs chairperson, president and CEO Lourenco Goncalves said on...
Nov 19, 2014
Coal-mining junior Keaton Energy, which invested R275-million in operations while boosting its cash position by 63% to R113.2-million in the six months to September 30, is firming up two new coal-mine projects that will nudge the JSE-listed company towards producing...
Nov 19, 2014
Demand for silver will post a 7% decline in 2014 because of a slower pace of buying by jewellers and industrial fabricators in the first three quarters of the year, metals consultant Thomson Reuters GFMS said on Tuesday.     Harmonized European sales tax rates that...
Nov 19, 2014
New Zealand's billionaire Todd family stepped up bets on Australia's beleaguered iron ore sector on Wednesday when iron ore prices slid to new five-year lows, boosting its stake in a company that aims to start producing in 2017. Todd Corp agreed to buy A$4.5-million...
Nov 19, 2014
ug boat engineers at Port Hedland, Australia's biggest iron ore port, plan to hold a four-hour work stoppage on November 22, tug operator Teekay Shipping said, threatening exports from BHP Billiton and Fortescue Metals Group. The Australian Institute of Marine &...
 
 
 
 
Nov 19, 2014
The Canadian government has an important role to play in supporting both the global competitiveness of the Canadian mineral industry and its ability to contribute to the sustainable development of the societies in which it operates, said Prospectors & Developers...
Nov 19, 2014
The New South Wales Department of Planning and Environment has endorsed mining giant Rio Tinto’s extension of its Mt Thorley Warkworth coal mine, subject to a number of stringent conditions. In June this year, Rio released a new planning application for the...
Nov 19, 2014
The New South Wales government has released more details regarding its proposed new gas plan, revealing this week that the Office of Coal Seam Gas (OCSG), within the Division of Resources and Energy, would be responsible for assessment of all coal seam gas (CSG)...
Nov 19, 2014
ASX-listed Kidman Resources has called for a shareholder meeting of fellow listed KBL Mining to allow for a vote on the removal of the entire KBL board, after chairperson Jim Wall on Wednesday adjourned the company’s annual general meeting (AGM) until November 28....
Nov 19, 2014
Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott and his Indian counterpart Narendra Modi have prioritised the resources sector as one of the key areas for shared commercial growth, following the G20 summit in Brisbane. In a joint statement this week, the two Prime Ministers...
 
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