Base Metals

Alphamin imposes “strict protocols” following Ebola outbreak in DRC

Alphamin  Resources - the Toronto and Johannesburg listed junior miner  operating in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) - is “monitoring closely” the latest...

Orion to weigh funding options as Prieska zinc-copper study nears completion

ORION Minerals has set about the task of how it will raise finance for its Prieska zinc-copper project, a brownfield development set in South...

Vedanta charges Zambia with “misuse of legal process” in KCM winding...

A PROVISIONAL liquidation order brought against Konkola Copper Mines (KCM) by Zambia's ZCCM-IH, a state-owned company, was "an apparent misuse of legal process", said...

Vedanta bid to drive Zambian partner to table due for SA...

THE High court in South Africa will deliver judgement on Vedanta Resources' efforts to drive its joint venture partner, ZCCM-IH to the negotiating table...

Alphamin shares fall to lowest ebb as firm reports major bridge...

A BRIDGE used to export all concentrates and import consumables in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) had collapsed, said Alphamin Resources, a Toronto- and...

Orion looks for possible Northern Cape smelter synergies with Vedanta

Orion Minerals’ planned Prieska copper and zinc mine in the northern Cape could in the longer term explore smelting synergies with Vedanta Resources’ Black...

MOD Resources lifts T3 copper resource 57% ahead of March-end feasibility...

SYDNEY- and London-listed copper development company, MOD Resources, announced today a 61% lift in total tonnage of its T3 project in Botswana ahead of...

Zambia not turning sights on First Quantum Minerals amid KCM fallout

THE Zambian government would not seize the assets of First Quantum Minerals, a Toronto-listed firm that has been operating in the southern Africa country...

Cobalt price surges 30% in wake of Glencore decision to mothball...

COBALT prices have gained more than 30% since Glencore announced earlier this month it would close the world's largest mine, said the Financial Times. Glencore...

Australian mining services firm to terminate Burkina Faso contract after terrorism...

PERENTI Global, a listed Australian mining services company, has exited a contract with mining firm Semafo in Burkina Faso following an ambush of mine...