Amplats shuts PGM facilities a second time after detecting fresh leak...

ANGLO American Platinum (Amplats) has shut its Anglo Converter Plant (ACP) in Rustenburg only a week after repairing a leak at one of the...

Perseus consolidates position in Côte d’Ivoire with A$60m swoop on neighbour...

MERGER and acquisition activity in Africa’s gold mining sector took another step forward today after Perseus Mining offered about A$60m in shares for Exore,...

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Mali forecasts decline in ‘industrial’ gold production in 2020 to just under 60 tons

INDUSTRIAL gold production from Mali was forecast to fall 8.3% year-on-year to 59.77 tons in...

SA gold mines report two fatalities as they ramp up production post COVID-19 lockdown

GOLD Fields reported a fatality at its South Deep mine, west of Johannesburg - the...

Hummingbird farms out Dugbe project in Liberia for $10m to ARX Resources

HUMMINGBIRD Resources is to sell a 49% stake in its Liberian gold exploration project, Dugbe,...

Lucapa raises $5.25m from rights issue to “preserve mining assets” affected by COVID-19

LUCAPA Diamond Company said $5.25m raised in funds following a rights issue would be used...

Global miners see opportunities for M&A as consequence of necessity in COVID-19 world

THE prospect of merger and acquisition activity in the world's mining sector was undimmed by...

UK’s largest private pension turns back on coal (as well as cluster munitions and land mines)

THE coal industry took another blow this week after the UK's largest private pension manager...

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