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164 test positive for COVID-19 at Mponeng gold mine

All COVID-19 positive cases will be isolated in line with national health protocols, with on-site facilities available for those who may need them.
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Minerals Council provides industry update on COVID-19

The Minerals Council South Africa hosted its first weekly virtual update on the mining industry’s position on COVID-19 as positive cases begin to rise.
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COVID-19: Kangra Coal placed on care and maintenance

Low thermal coal prices due to supply glut and low demand have proved unsustainable for the high-cost underground Kangra mine in South Africa.
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Another team member tests positive for COVID-19 at Prestea

At present, no confirmed or suspected cases of COVID-19 have been identified at Golden Star's Wassa and operations remain unaffected.
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Listen: Deep Insights weekly podcast series launched

Deep Insights speaks to Dr Thuthule Balfour, head of health at Minerals Council South Africa about ramping up operations amid the COVID-19 pandemic.
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DMRE publishes mandatory code of practice to fight COVID-19

The DMRE has published guidelines for a mandatory Code of Practice (COP) for the mitigation and management of COVID-19 in the mining industry.
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Mining could diversify economy, create jobs in Equatorial Guinea

Equatorial Guinea, through the Ministry of Mines and Hydrocarbons, intends to fully tap into its minerals potential, especially in the Rio Muni area.
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A genius move: Solar hybrid power plant for Syama gold mine

Investing in the establishment of one of the world’s most advanced automated underground gold mines is a major undertaking for any mining company.
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Sustainable social transitioning at mine closure: a paradigm shift

Minerals are a finite resource and mine closure has a profound and often devastating impact on surrounding communities and towns.
Minerals Council COVID-19

COVID-19: Implats to suspend operations at Marula

Implats has confirmed that following stringent protocols, a cluster of positive COVID-19 cases have been detected at and around its Marula operation.

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