R/€ = 17.31 Change: -0.02
R/$ = 15.29 Change: -0.02
Au 1841.78 $/oz Change: 0.48
Pt 1024.00 $/oz Change: -12.50


New high-grade lode discovery at Kibali excites Barrick CEO

By: Darren Parker     24th January 2022 Gold miner Barrick Gold revealed at a media briefing in Kinshasha, in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), on January 21, that underground drilling at the Kibali gold mine’s KCD orebody was defining a new high-grade lode above the base of the existing shaft infrastructure.  Barrick president... 

Dominique Sambwa appointed as SRK DRC chairperson

By: Schalk Burger     21st January 2022 Mining and mineral exploration consultancy SRK Consulting has appointed geological consultant Dominique Sambwa as chairperson of SRK Consulting Congo, based in Lubumbashi, in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC). Sambwa says an important aspect of his role as chairperson is to promote the... 

Mozambique–Malawi interconnection project, Mozambique and Malawi

By: Sheila Barradas     21st January 2022 The Mozambique and Malawi governments have agreed to interconnect their power systems to assist Malawi in connecting to the Southern African Power Pool. 

The impact of changing leadership on the mining sector and its ability to comply

17th January 2022 By Janine Espin, Managing Director at Economic Development Solutions The mining sector forms a crucial part of South Africa’s economy, and the need for leadership in this sector is critical as any shortcoming in human resource and leadership skills can greatly affect the development of this... 

Caracal Gold appoints new CFO, Kilimapesa gold operations GM

By: Donna Slater     13th January 2022 East African gold producer Caracal Gold has appointed Riaan Lombard as GM of its Kenya-based Kilimapesa gold operations and Paul Reeves as group CFO. Both appointments are effective as of February 1. Caracal CE Robbie McCrae says these two key appointments will help bolster the Caracal team not... 

Survey makes the case for certification increasing professionals’ earning power

By: Tasneem Bulbulia     12th January 2022 Nonprofit organisation the Project Management Institute’s (PMI’s) twelfth ‘Earning Power: Project Management Salary Survey’, highlights the power of continuous education and skill-building in the project management field, positing that it can increase professionals’ earning potential. According... 

Tanzanian agri firm undergoes rebrand

By: Marleny Arnoldi     10th January 2022 Agricultural firm Grosso Foods has undergone a rebrand to Grosso Africa to coincide with its strategic expansion plans. The Tanzania-based company distributes conservation agriculture equipment and smart farming solutions.  

Project management skills sorely needed to advance $20tr project economy  

By: Simone Liedtke     6th January 2022 The value of project-oriented economic activity over the next decade is likely to reach $20 trillion, says nonprofit organisation Project Management Institute (PMI). The company’s ‘Talent Gap’ report predicts that the number of jobs requiring project management-oriented skills, from economic... 

Alamos appoints new VPs, GM for Young-Davidson mine

By: Creamer Media Reporter      5th January 2022 Canadian intermediate gold producer Alamos Gold has appointed Luc Guimond as operations VP and Khalid Elhaj as business strategy VP. Léon Grondin-Leblanc has also been promoted to GM of the Young-Davidson mine, in Ontario. 

Former Kirkland Lake exploration VP joins Gold Line

By: Creamer Media Reporter      16th December 2021 TSX-V-listed Gold Line Resources has appointed Douglas Cater as a technical adviser for the company's mineral exploration projects in Finland and Sweden. 

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