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PwC report: Tempting times for world’s top miners

The world’s 40 largest mining companies have delivered an impressive financial performance in 2017, increasing revenue by 23% to US$600 billion. This is according to the PwC ‘Mine 2018’ report.

Tharisa Minerals enters Zimbabwe

Tharisa has acquired a 90% shareholding in Salene Chrome Zimbabwe from the Leto Settlement Trust, being the beneficial shareholder of Medway Developments, a material shareholder in Tharisa.
Mantashe Sibanye

Mantashe sets out vision for DMR and doesn’t hold back

Never one to mince his words DMR Minister, Gwede Mantashe, has lambasted the status quo with regards to his department being rife and stalled by corruption and endless loops of red-tape when trying to get mining projects up and running.
African Chrome Fields

VIDEO: African Chrome Fields holds its own in Zimbabwe

Moti Group subsidiary African Chrome Fields (ACF), who mines and processes alluvial chromite ore along the Great Dyke Region, has held its own in Zimbabwe since entering the region in 2014.

Eastplats enters into agreement to reignite Barplats production

Eastern Platinum and its subsidiary Barplats Mines have entered into an agreement with Union Goal Offshore Solution which provides for the construction, mining and...
Bauba Platinum

Bauba Platinum invests in processing upgrades at Moeijelijk mine

JSE-listed platinum explorer and chrome producer Bauba Platinum has concluded a contract for the design, construction and commission of a chrome spiral circuit wash...

Samancor Chrome issues Section 189 and starts union consultation process

Samancor Chrome, the South African chrome mining company and ferrochrome producer on Friday issued a Section 189 notice to all the recognised unions representing...

DMR: Marginal improvement in SA mining health and safety statistics in...

The Department of Mineral Resources’ (DMR) minister Mosebenzi Zwane on Thursday announced South Africa’s 2015 mining health and safety statistics which were an improvement...

Settlement to have material impact on International Ferro Metals SA’s asset...

A settlement agreement between International Ferro Metals’ (IFM) South African subsidiaries and Rustenburg Platinum Mines (RPM) regarding a UG2 chrome ore supply agreement, is...

Assore six month headline earnings to drop by 30-40%

South Africa-focused base metals company Assore anticipates a drastic decline in its headline earnings for the six months to 31 December 2015 largely as...

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