Saturday, January 18, 2020

CANADIAN MINER COMPLETES ACQUISITION OF RUBY LICENCE IN MOZAMBIQUE

CANADIAN gemstone mining and marketing firm Fura Gems Inc has confirmed the successfully acquisition of a 100% interest in ruby prospecting licence No 5572L...

GRAPHITE MINER TO CUT JOBS, OUTPUT AT ITS MOZAMBIQUE PROJECT

Syrah Resources will cut 30% of the jobs at its flagship project Balama graphite operation in Mozambique due to weak Chinese demand hitting prices...

Growing Focus on Social Transitioning in Mine Closure

Social transitioning is a vital aspect of mine closure that can no longer be ignored. This was the clear message from the 13th International...

Concessions awarded at Mutamba

Savannah Resources has secured two new mining concessions covering an area of 280 square kilometres for the Mutamba heavy sands project, one of the...

Mines’ technology push means new approaches to digitisation

As mining companies increasingly look to new technologies to improve their productivity, they are starting to think differently about how they approach digitisation and...

Vale works come to halt

Residents of Nhanchere neighborhood in the village of Moatize have brought to halt operations at Moatize Mine located in Tete province of Mozambique. This follows...

Burkina Faso benefits from Nordgold

Accorded as one of the country’s largest gold producer and a major economic contributor and especially to local communities, Nordgold has expanded its investment...

Angola’s diamond industry makeover underway

The Angolan government aired out plans of refurbishing the diamond sector as being in progress. Speaking at a conference on the re-organising of oil and...

Cadenza CEO steps down from Syrah Resources

Cadenza Innovation Inc.  Founder and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Christina Lampe-Onnerud has resigned, as non-executive director of Syrah Resources The company said Lampe-Onnerud will...

Rank rises for Wits School of Mining Engineering

The University Of Witwatersrand School Of Mining Engineering has again scooped a better position in the QS World University Rankings to 13th place in...