Sunday, May 26, 2019

Small scale gold panning authorized in Zambia

Zambia has announced intentions to issue two-year permits to small scale gold panners. The development comes, following the Ministry of Mines and Minerals Development’s (MMMD)...

New cement plant in Mozambique to begin operations end of October

Cimentos da Beira, the latest cement producer in Mozambique, plans to export some of its cement production to neighbouring countries such as Zimbabwe and...

ENI Group hires GE Oil & Gas for natural gas project in Mozambique

GE Oil & Gas, a subsidiary of US group General Electric, has entered into a multi-year contract with ENI East Africa, a subsidiary of...

Mozambique and Yara International sign agreement for production of electricity and fertilizers

The Mozambican Ministry of Mineral Resources and Energy and Norwegian company Yara International on Monday in Maputo signed a memorandum of understanding for the...

GK Ancuabe Graphite Mine starts extracting and processing graphite in Mozambique

GK Ancuabe Graphite Mine, a subsidiary of German company AMG Graphit Kropfmuehl GmbH, invested 12 million euros in the recovery and expansion of the...

Mota-Engil Group awarded contracts in Mozambique by Vale

Brazilian group Vale has awarded Mota-Engil Africa, a subsidiary of Portuguese group Mota-Engil, a contract for the supply of mining services worth US$445 million,...

Catoca Mining Society responsible for 75% of the diamonds mined in Angola

Sociedade Mineira de Catoca (Catoca Mining Society), the largest diamond company in Angola, is responsible for 75% of the diamonds mined in the country,...

ExxonMobil/Rosneft consortium starts oil prospecting in Mozambique in 2nd half

The consortium involving US group ExxonMobil and Russia’s Rosneft plans to start oil prospecting in Mozambique in the second half of the year, according...

Indian-owned company resumes iron ore mining in Mozambique

Damodar Ferro Limitada, a family business established in Maputo in June 2005, will resume iron ore mining in a deposit located in the Lalaua...

Shandong Tianye buys more in Triton’s graphite projects

Chinese mining company - Shandong Tianye Mining has invested a further $1.23-million into Australian junior miner Triton Minerals’ graphite projects. Already the largest shareholder, the...