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South Africa and Russia recommit to PGMs MoU

South Africa and Russia have recommitted themselves to the continued implementation of their MoU on Platinum Group Metals.

Russia’s underground coal gasification technology rights secured for South Africa

Diversified investment and mining company Anglo African Capital's (AAC) recently signed memorandum of understanding with Gazprom Promgaz sees it secure its underground coal gasification...

Ukraine coal extraction rates keep plummeting, down 44% in June

International - Ukraine coal extraction in June decreased by 44.3% year-on-year to 3.51 Mt (metric), down from 6.3 Mt in June 2014, but up...

GoldCore: Russian gold reserves 5th largest in the world

Russia has the fifth largest quantity of gold reserves in the world. In March Russian gold reserves increased by 1 Moz or 1 238...

Gold forecast: only 20 years left of mineable reserves

Gold forecast - South Africa's annual gold production volumes are steadily declining and there are no replacement reserves. Apparently this is a global phenomenon...

Botwana’s BCL picks up Norilsk Nickel Africa assets for $337M

Botswana – Russia’s OJSC MMC Norilsk Nickel will soon depart entirely from its African portfolio as its exit strategy from Norilsk Nickel Africa (in Botswana and...

Botuobinskaya – the world’s 10th largest diamond mine

Botuobinskaya mine in Russia is the world's tenth largest diamond mine. This is according to an info-graphic from Excalibur Royale, an international company which sells diamonds. The info-graphic takes...

Grib – world’s 7th largest diamond mine

Russia – An info-graphic from Excalibur Royale, an international company which sells diamonds, takes a closer look at the top diamond mines around the world. It highlights key facts and...

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