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...
gold

“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...
eskom

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...
Solidarity eskom

DRC Mining Code changes: Where to now?

On 10 March 2018 President Kabila signed a law that is to substantially amend the 2002 Mining Code of the Democratic Republic of Congo...
drc

DRC federation contests mining companies’ backlash on revised Mining Code

The Federation of Enterprises of Congo (FEC) has issued a statement contesting those mining companies which have chosen to exit from the Federation because...
graphite

Tanzania president vows to support private sector/secure new energy supply

Speaking at the 11th Tanzania National Business Council meeting at the State House, the Tanzanian president has pledged to support the private sector. This is...
NEW tax

First Quantum Minerals hit by $8 billion tax assessment in Zambia

First Quantum Minerals has confirmed that it is in possession of a letter from the Zambia Revenue Authority, noting an assessment for import duties,...

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