Katanga Mining

Katanga Mining – from the frying pan into the fire

Glencore subsidiary Katanga Mining has been served a freezing order against 75% operating subsidiary Kamoto Copper Company (KCC), in the amount of US$2.28 billion.

Zimbabwe local listing off the cards as government finalises Mining Act

President Emmerson Mnangagwa is proving that his determination to drive investment into Zimbabwe after announcing he will drop the requirement for mining companies to list on the local stock exchange.
Platinum Group Metals

DMR grants approval for RBPlat acquisition of Maseve

Dual listed Platinum Group Metals has received government approval for Royal Bafokeng Platinum (RBPlat) to acquire 100% of the shares in Maseve Investments 11,...

Mining licence grants reinstated in Tanzania

The government of Tanzania has announced the establishment of a Mining Commission in accordance with the Mining Act as announced by the President of...
Strandline Resources

Shareholders show confidence in African minerals sands developer

Strandline Resources has announced that a number of its major shareholders, including three institutional investors and one director, have elected to exercise options in the company. Further...
Mantashe Sibanye

Mining Charter engagements make slow but steady progress

Mineral Resources Minister Gwede Mantashe today led the second meeting of social partners to receive a progress report on work currently underway in the...

“Once empowered always empowered” victory may aid Mining Charter discussions

On 4 April 2018 the High Court of South Africa ruled in favour of the “once empowered, always empowered” principle. This ruling may lead...
Mantashe Sibanye

Mining Charter: Mantashe starts consultation process with communities

The Minister of Mineral Resources, Gwede Mantashe today begins with the process of consulting with mining communities on the draft Mining Charter. These consultations, which...

South Africa High Court ruling: Once empowered, always empowered

The High Court of South Africa (Gauteng Division) has issued a declaratory order which recognises the continuing consequences of previous BEE ownership transactions –...
Paladin Energy

Potash exploration company admitted to trade on AIM and JSE

Potash exploration and development company, Kore Potash, has been admitted to trading on the AIM Market of the London Stock Exchange, and was also admitted on...

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