The International Council on Mining and Metals, or ICMM, together with leading suppliers have announced an ambitious plan to make mining vehicles cleaner and safer.
Cora Gold announces an initial Exploration Target of between 30 and 50 million tonnes of gold for its Sanankoro gold discovery.
The South African DMR Minister has noted Gold Fields' decision to proceed with its restructuring plans at - without due regard to processes in the MPRDA.
Dual-listed Gold Fields has announced that it will be restructuring its South Deep operation in South Africa.
The National Union of Mineworkers is worried about Goldfield's decision to retrench more than 1 500 mineworkers at its operation in South Deep, west of Johannesburg.
The exploration, discovery and validation of large-scale (+5 Moz) gold deposits in the mining sector is an activity which belongs largely in the past – either because there are few left to claim or alternatively, companies are unable to invest intensively in exploration.
Cora Gold is focused on commercialising the 14 km of mineralised gold-bearing strike at its flagship Sanankoro gold project in southern Mali, which it believes has the potential for a standalone mine development.