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Minerals Council Challenges Aspects Of DMR’s 2018 Mining Charter

“Minerals Council only supports a 30% black ownership target on new mining rights, with shares allocated for communities, organised labour and black entrepreneurs,” the council said in a statement.

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A Sector In Crisis?

PGMs in an autocatalytic conundrum.

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Renewables On The Rise

Africa’s energy agenda in the spotlight.

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Tin Talk

Projected deficit from 2018.

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De Beers To Retail Lab-Grown Diamonds

Diamond producer, De Beers Group will launch Lightbox Jewelry, a new laboratory-grown diamond jewellery company, in September.

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AngloGold Ashanti To Shed 2 000 More Employees

Gold producer AngloGold Ashanti has begun a consultation process with employees that contemplate some 2 000 roles across the company’s South African business, which currently employs roughly 8 200 people.

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Food For Thought

Kropz eyes Ghana in phosphate expansion drive.

Minerals Council Re-Elects Current Office Bearers

The Minerals Council South Africa (formerly known as the Chamber of Mines) recently re-elected its current bearers to serve for the 2018/19 term of office.

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Green Solutions

Kal Tire drives sustainability.

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Global Upswing Bodes Well For The Truck Industry

UD Trucks looks to increase market share in truck market.

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Feasibility For Vedanta’s Gamsberg Project Underway

Vedanta Zinc International (VZI), a subsidiary of AIM-listed Vedanta Resources, recently started a feasibility study into the development and construction of a Zinc Smelter-Refinery Complex at its Gamsberg project at Black Mountain Mining, Northern Cape.

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Aiming For Excellence

WorleyParsons RSA has been involved in some of the biggest mining projects in Southern Africa.

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In The Sweet Spot

Accelerated lithium demand on the cards? 

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Exxaro Inks Second Agreement With RAL

Black-empowered coal and heavy mineral company, Exxaro Resources, and Roads Agency Limpopo (RAL) have recently signed a Memorandum of Agreement (MoA) for the upgrade of the D2001 road in Lephalale, Limpopo Province.

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Power Play

Tharisa seeks new opportunities in new geographies.