Tuesday , 20 February 2018

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  • Political deadlock grounds SA mining sector

    Political deadlock grounds SA mining sector

    by SAVIOUS KWINIKA  JOHANNESBURG - THE mining industry in South Africa, the continent’s most advanced economy, is bearing the brunt of policy uncertainty and the prevailing politic ...

  • Zimbabwe mineral sector ripe for investments

    Zimbabwe mineral sector ripe for investments

    from MTHULISI SIBANDA in Cape Town CAPE TOWN, (CAJ News) – INTERNATIONAL investors have been encouraged to make the most of Zimbabwe’s endowment with mineral resources and moves by ...

  • Zimbabwe to entice investors at Mining Indaba

    Zimbabwe to entice investors at Mining Indaba

    JOHANNESBURG – THE upcoming Mining Indaba in South Africa will present a platform for the new administration in Zimbabwe to attract investments into the country. One of the most-ea ...

  • Expanded DRC Mining Week returns in June

    Expanded DRC Mining Week returns in June

    KINSHASA – MORE than 3 000 international mining experts and local stakeholders from more than 50 countries are expected to attend the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) Mining Week ...

Illegal mining sites closed in Nigeria crackdown

Illegal mining sites closed in Nigeria crackdown

ABUJA, (CAJ News) - THE Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) has closed some 27 illegal mining sites around the country. The corps’ Commandant, General Abdullahi Gana, ...

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DRC Mining Week expands to connected sectors

DRC Mining Week expands to connected sectors

From JEAN KASSONGO in Kinshasa, DRC KINSHASA, (CAJ News) – THE award-winning Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) Mining Week returns to Lubumbashi in June with a broadened focus to ...

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Ewen to advise Asante Gold in Ghana

Ewen to advise Asante Gold in Ghana

From RUSSELL ADADEVOH in Accra, Ghana ACCRA, (CAJ News) - ASANTE GOLD, the American-headquartered mining firm, has appointed Eric Ewen as a consultant and advisor to the Board of ...

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AngloGold to shed thousands of jobs

AngloGold to shed thousands of jobs

ACCRA – ANGLOGOLD Ashanti, Ghana’s largest gold mining company, is set to retrench more than 5 000 workers next week due to viability challenges. AngloGold Ashanti and the workfor ...

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Ghana to construct gold refineries

Ghana to construct gold refineries

ACCRA – GHANA is set to construct two new gold refineries in a move aimed at adding value and processing the precious stone before exporting. Addressing Ghanaians at Worcester in ...

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Gold mining suspension alarms small town in Ghana

Gold mining suspension alarms small town in Ghana

Ghana is the world's second largest producer of gold - but with a decline in the price of this precious metal, the prospects for the Ghanaian mining sector have been uncertain. In ...

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Zimbabwe’s gold output down 26%

Zimbabwe’s gold output down 26%

Harare - Zimbabwe's gold production fell 26 percent to six tonnes during the January-July period, compared to the same period a year earlier, Mines Minister Walter Chidhakwa said ...

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UNICRI to conduct global study on illegal gold mining

UNICRI to conduct global study on illegal gold mining

The United Nations Interregional Crime and Justice Research Institute (UNICRI) is to conduct a world-wide study in September to discover the role of illegal gold mining in the pro ...

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AngloGold restarts operations at South African gold mines following earthquake

AngloGold restarts operations at South African gold mines following earthquake

AngloGold Ashanti is planning to resume operations at its Great Noligwa and Moab Khotsong mines in South Africa, which were halted due to a 5.3 magnitude earthquake on 5 August. T ...

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GOLD FIELDS TO PILOT NEW MINING TECHNIQUES

GOLD FIELDS TO PILOT NEW MINING TECHNIQUES

JOHANNESBURG - Gold Fields will pilot two new techniques at its flagship South Deep mine, the last remaining asset in its South African home base, as it tries to unlock value from ...

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