R/€ = 17.09 Change: 0.15
R/$ = 15.35 Change: -0.01
Au 1799.76 $/oz Change: -45.08
Pt 1022.00 $/oz Change: -22.00


Glencore, Managem partner to recover cobalt, lithium, nickel from recycled batteries 

By: Donna Slater     26th January 2022 Diversified miners Glencore and Managem have entered into a partnership to produce cobalt from recycled cobalt, nickel and lithium at Managem’s Compagnie de Tifnout Tiranimine (CTT) hydrometallurgical refinery in Morocco. Glencore and CTT intend to enter into a five-year tolling agreement for 1... 

Telkom’s iWayAfrica, Africa Online Mauritius and Multi-Links transaction under the SIU spotlight 

By: Natasha Odendaal     26th January 2022 Telecommunications group Telkom has assured stakeholders that it follows robust governance principles following President Cyril Ramaphosa’s green light for an investigation into possible maladministration in the sale or disposal of iWayAfrica, Africa Online Mauritius and Multi-Links... 

Gold nears two-month high as Russia-Ukraine tensions simmer

By: Reuters     24th January 2022 Gold prices advanced towards last week's two-month high on Monday as US bond yields continued to fall and investors looked to invest in the safe-haven metal over concerns about tensions between Russia and Ukraine. Spot gold was 0.5% higher at $1 841.50 per ounce by 10:13 GMT, holding close to... 

Multimetal recycling plant construction under way

21st January 2022 Copper producer Aurubis AG and Düsseldorf-based metallurgical plant supplier SMS group, last year signed a contract for the construction of a multimetal recycling plant in the US. As Aurubis announced on November 10, 2021, construction of the new Aurubis recycling plant will start in mid-2022 in... 

Large and rare black diamond on auction

By: Marleny Arnoldi     20th January 2022 The government of Dubai on January 18 hosted an exclusive public viewing of an extremely rare black diamond called “The Enigma” at the Dubai Diamond Exchange. The diamond has never before been exhibited.  

Case against 87 suspected Orkney 'zama zamas' charged in deadly shootout transferred to regional court

By: News24Wire      20th January 2022 The case against 87 suspected illegal miners arrested after a deadly shootout with police in Orkney in October has been transferred from the Orkney Magistrate's Court to the Regional Court in Stilfontein, North West. The accused were arrested in Orkney following a shootout with law enforcement... 

35th Corobrik Student Architecture Awards Regional winner: University of the Free State

19th January 2022 An innovative project to develop a Shipwreck Interpretation Centre at Cape Agulhas to preserve forgotten shipwreck tragedies has seen Lúnell Greyling from the University of the Free State declared a Regional Winner in the 2022 Corobrik Student Architecture Awards. Lúnell receives a R10 000 prize... 

Bushveld, Mustang deal hangs in the balance

By: Marleny Arnoldi     19th January 2022 Aim-listed Bushveld Minerals has revised agreement terms regarding Mustang Energy’s acquisition of a 22.1% interest in Bushveld’s indirect subsidiary Vanadium Redox Flow Battery Holdings (VRFB-H), including to extend the maturity date of the agreement to February 28. Bushveld CEO Fortune... 

Calidus forms lithium JV

By: Esmarie Iannucci     18th January 2022 Junior Calidus Resources has formed a lithium exploration joint venture (JV) with Haoma Mining. The exploration company, which will be known as Pirra Lithium, will be assigned tenements and lithium rights across the most prospective lithium ground in the Calidus and Haoma portfolios. These... 

87 alleged illegal miners arrested following shootout with police in SA illegally

By: News24Wire      17th January 2022 The 87 suspected illegal miners, arrested in Orkney, the North West, last year following a shootout with law enforcement officers, are foreign nationals who are in South Africa illegally. On 20 October, the police's Special Task Force, along with the Hawks and other law enforcement units,... 

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