Speciality Minerals

Speciality Minerals include rare earth elements, or rare earths, (including lanthanum, cerium, praseodymium, neodymium, promethium, samarium, europium, gadolinium, terbium, dysprosium, holmium, erbium, thulium, ytterbium, and lutetium), fluorspar, phosphate, potash, graphite, lithium, mineral sands (including titatinum, ilmenite, zircon, leucoxene, and rutile)

Lithium

Mali Lithium raises $5.3 million for development of Goulamina

Mali Lithium has is to raise up to $5.3 million to be used for ongoing development initiatives at the company's Goulamina Lithium Project in Mali.
Songwe Hill

Feasibility study kicks off for Mkango’s Malawi-based rare earths project

Mkango Resources, the rare earths development company has appointed DRA Global company SENET as lead engineer and project manager for completion of the feasibility study for its Songwe Hill project in Malawi.
Peak Resources

Tanzania 16% free carry legislation to affect Peak Resources?

Peak Resources will acquire 100% ownership in its Tanzania Ngualla project but will it be impacted by the 16% free carry stake stipulated by government?
adu

Six focus areas to be addressed at ADU 2019

Mining Ministers from the African continent will meet at ADU - designed to attract even greater Australian investment over the near-term.
Amplats

Rainbow Rare Earths appoints founder of MDM Engineering as new CEO

Rainbow Rare Earths has appointed George Bennett, the founder of MDM Engineering to the board as CEO with immediate effect.

TECH NEWS: New industrial gear unit drives improved energy efficiency

A new and more technologically advanced industrial gear unit has been launched in South Africa and offers enhanced energy efficiency and optimisation.
tanzania graphite

Volt Resources reduces debt to advance development funding

ASX-listed Volt Resources advises that the its Share Purchase Plan has closed oversubscribed - raising a total of $1,299,000.

TECH NEWS: Why mines should consider natural gas an energy source

As the mining sector continuously strives to meet its growing energy demand and at the same time limit CO2 emissions with cleaner-burning alternative energy sources, why is it that only 4% of South Africa’s total energy is sourced from natural gas?
Mozambique graphite

Modular plan to maximize potential at graphite project

ASX–listed graphite developer Battery Minerals believes that its Montepuez graphite project in Mozambique can significantly contribute to clean energy.

TECH NEWS: Sandvik loses CEO to ABB

ABB has appointed Björn Rosengren as CEO, and will join the company from 1 February 2020. He brings with him a track record that will enable ABB to realise the next stage of its transformation.

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