Q1 gold demand supported as COVID-19 fuels safe-haven investment

Global gold demand held firm at 1,083.8t in Q1 2020, a rise of 1% on the same period last year, according to the World Gold Council.

Caterpillar achieves 2 billion tonnes hauled with autonomous trucks system

Caterpillar is hitting a significant milestone in autonomous haulage—achieving 2 billion tonnes hauled using Cat MineStar Command for hauling.

Implats to reduce excess processing stockpiles to secure cash flow

The emergence of the coronavirus pandemic has heralded a time of unprecedented uncertainty which will require new ways of thinking and innovative solutions.

Over 23,000 attendees flocked to PDAC 2020

PDAC is one of world’s premier industry events, bringing together investors, analysts, mining executives, geologists, students, and government officials.
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Lucapa raises $5.25 million for operational expenses

Lucapa intends to use the funds raised to advance the search for the primary kimberlite sources of the high-value Lulo alluvial diamonds.
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Why post COVID-19 will be a good time to beneficiate

The Beneficiation Strategy in South Africa lacks infrastructure which is a barrier to the development of downstream beneficiation.

World Gold Council hosts webinar about gold demand

Dial into the World Gold Council's webinar to hear the council discuss and explain the main factors driving gold demand in the first quarter.

Combating malaria in the time of COVID-19

“Malaria is present in more than 90 countries, mainly in tropical and subtropical regions ." - Dr Irene Lai, Medical Director, International SOS.
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Barrick accuses government of violating legal obligations

Barrick also notes that the existence of alleged environmental damage claims and resettlement issues as a reason for the non-extension.
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Lesotho green-lights operations at Letšeng

There have been no reported instances of any Covid-19 positive test cases in Lesotho, at the Letšeng mine or any of the Company’s international operations.

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