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Sibanye-Stillwater to proceed with union count in bid to end AMCU...

THE way has been cleared for Sibanye-Stillwater to conduct a count of union membership at its gold mines in an effort to bring the...

Caledonia Mining forecasts slower-than-anticipated ramp-up for Blanket

THE ramp up of Caledonia Mining’s Blanket extension project would be slower than previously anticipated owing to “certain economic factors” which resulted in less...

Tanzania to establish trading centres to curb illegal gold exports

TANZANIA is to establish government-controlled trading centres by the end of June in an effort to curb illegal exports of gold and other precious...

Endeavour aims at Ity expansion to 300,000 oz/year after first gold...

ENDEAVOUR Mining may double the throughput of its recently completed Ity CIL project which it completed at a cost of $420m producing as much...

AMCU dealt double blow as fails to block Sibanye-Stillwater restructuring

SIBANYE-Stillwater was given the all-clear to continue with the proposed restructuring of its Driefontein and Beatrix gold mines in which up to 6,700 workers...

Bristow ‘facilitating’ Acacia, Tanzania dispute forwards, says attorney-general

TALKS between the Government of Tanzania and Barrick Gold Corporation were “facilitated” when Mark Bristow took over the Canadian gold producer, said Bloomberg News...

Inter-ministerial, union meetings set to continue in bid to end gold...

MEETINGS between the ministers of police, labour and mineral resources with labour unions regarding violence related to a strike in west Johannesburg’s Carletonville were set...

B2Gold to embark on $50m Fekola expansion, waiting on Gramalote study

B2GOLD Corporation said it expected to start a $50m mill expansion of its Fekola gold mine in Mali taking ore throughput to 7.5 million...

Hostile Newmont merger proposal created conditions for Barrick JV

MARK Bristow, CEO of Barrick Gold, said the firm’s hostile takeover bid for Newmont Mining may have been conducive to creating a platform for...

Acacia Mining minorities can’t afford to turn down Barrick’s Tanzania proposal

THE hullabaloo that followed Barrick Gold’s $18bn hostile takeover proposal of Newmont Mining, now withdrawn after the two firms agreed to pool their Nevada...