Base Metals

Afritin raises £3m in share placement after modifying Uis tin project...

AFRITIN Mining, a UK-listed tin development company, said it had raised £3m through a share placement and arranged an additional £1.7m working capital facility...

Glencore’s green rebrand a complex brew for governments, society, and shareholders

Glencore is in the pound seats when it comes to dominating in the metals and minerals the modern world needs, and – according to...

Glencore cuts copper, zinc guidance, African copper tracks new output target

GLENCORE would produce slightly less copper and zinc this year than previously forecast, said Bloomberg News citing the Swiss group's third quarter production numbers. Glencore...

Jubilee Metals buys Glencore zinc refinery for $22.5m in shares and...

JUBILEE Metals Group has bought a refinery for $22.5m in shares and debt from Glencore which it will use to process material from its...

Gecamines rejects criticism about destiny of tax payments, citing company overhaul

GECAMINES, the Democratic Republic of Congo's (DRC's) state-owned base metals company, rejected criticism it ought to pay tax advances to the country's tax authorities,...

Vedanta chairman Agarwal fails to persuade Lungu to KCM winding up...

VEDANTA Resources failed to persuade Zambian president, Edgar Lungu, to change his country's position regarding the proposed liquidation of Konkola Copper Mines (KCM), the copper...

Vedanta wins High Court injunction preventing Zambian liquidator from selling KCM...

VEDANTA'S legal odyssey with the Zambian courts took a positive turn on November 28 when an injunction was granted preventing the provisional liquidator of...

Tshisekedi election success introduces fresh period of uncertainty for DRC miners

THE disputed election of Felix Tshisekedi as president of the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) introduces a fresh period of uncertainty for mining firms operating...

Glencore’s Katanga to resume sales of cobalt after uranium scare suspension

KATANGA Mining, a unit of UK-listed mining and marketing group, Glencore, would resume exports and sales of limited quantity cobalt from its Kamoto project...

Congo vows to shut down illegal mining following tragedy at Kamoto...

THE Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) would bring an end to illegal mining following an fatal accident on June 27 at the premises of...