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Glencore sells Rosh Pinah, Perkoa to Trevali for $400m

GLENCORE is to sell two zinc mine in Africa for $400m to Trevali Mining Corporation, a Canadian listed company with ambitions to become a...

Denham-backed Bisie project “the start of a new tin province”

TIN might not be the most glamorous of metals, but it’s certainly among the most important, especially to the Information Age given its prevalence...

Cons Murch goes into business rescue

Consolidated Murchison has been put into business rescue proceedings after a deal to sell the company to Australian junior Stibium Mining fell through.

Vedanta, Anglo zinc merger “needs to be digested”: Agarwal

VEDANTA executive chairman, Anil Agarwal, hasn't entirely given up the notion of combining his group's Hindustan Zinc with Anglo American which he said today...

BHP sells Bayside casthouse to BEE firm

BHP Billiton is to sell its Bayside aluminium casthouse to an empowerment vehicle in which semi-fabricator Hulamin has a 40% stake.

Vedanta’s Gamsberg benefits as SA economy slows

ONE of the more chastening points made by Tom Albanese, CEO of Vedanta Resources, was that the company was able to cut the cost...

Motsepe issues Zambia royalty warning

Patrice Motsepe, executive chairman of African Rainbow Minerals, said changing the rules midstream, as Zambia has done with royalties, was "a no-no".

Ivanhoe to sell Kamoa share in $412m Zijn deal

Ivanhoe Mines is to sell 49.5% of its Congo copper project Kamoa to China's Zijn Mining Group for $412m which will also raise 65% of first phase capital.

Vedanta raises prospect of more copper cuts

Tom Albanese, CEO of Vedanta Resources, said there may be more cuts in copper output at Konkola Copper Mines if the power shortage problem intensified.

Zim chrome miners welcome export reform

Chrome miners in Zimbabwe welcomed the lifting of an export ban but conditions in the sector were still very challenging.