DRC Mining Code

DRC Mining Code: Addressing the elephant in the room

The DRC government is adamant the new Mining Code is here to stay and mining companies have to adopt to the new operating conditions.
South Africa

Mantashe sings from the hymn sheet at ADU 2019

In 2018, South Africa’s mining sector received over US $3.2 billion in investments which resulted in the creation of about 5000 jobs.

Orion Minerals granted Mining Right for Prieska Copper-Zinc Project

“Our strategy to deliver a substantial new base metals mine at Prieska is rapidly gaining momentum," says Orion Minerals MD and CEO Errol Smart.
Theta Gold Mines

Orion and Byrnecut collaborate at copper-zinc project

Orion Minerals has concluded a MoA with Byrnecut Offshore envisaging an alliancing agreement for mine development and production at the Prieska Project.
NEW tax

Why sales tax will shrink Zambia’s economy

There has been vigorous debate about Zambia’s proposed migration from the VAT system to a Sales Tax since it was first announced in September 2018.
Katoro Gold

Royalty streaming: a golden funding opportunity for Africa

Gold remains a safe bet for investors and funding and it is also a great hedge against turbulent economic times, such as the current global uncertainty.
orion lucapa

Orion to take controlling interest in exploration package

Orion Minerals will move to a controlling interest in a key regional exploration tenement package near its Prieska Copper-Zinc Project in South Africa.
industry 4.0

Software updates are as vital as machinery servicing

MICROMINE is reminding mining companies to update their software to avoid potential cyber security breaches and data loss.
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.
electric motor

TECH NEWS: The importance of IE3 electric motor compliance

IE3 electric motors have made it increasingly important that the most appropriate starting method be selected to ensure optimum performance.

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