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Jubilee Platinum H1 loss expected to narrow

Jubilee Platinum expects its loss per share and headline loss per share for the six months to end December 2009 to be between 70% and 73% lower compared to the previously reported corresponding period.

Village progressing in acquisition of Lesego

Village Main Reef Gold Mining has concluded binding agreements with additional shareholders in Lesego Platinum that together own 76.6% of the project's inferred resource for a total purchase consideration of R506.8m.

Smokey Hills underground ops restarted

Platinum Australia, the Australian exploration firm developing platinum projects in South Africa, says that underground mining operations have recommenced at the Smokey Hills Mine.

Phiri to head new platinum firm

Merafe Resources CEO Steve Phiri will step down at the end of March to become CEO of Royal Bafokeng Holdings' (RBH) new platinum company.

Platinum Aus. to resume mining next week

Platinum Australia says this week's strike should be over by Monday as a contractor grapples with its workers. The platinum junior's shares have taken a smack.

Sun rising on SA platinum sector

The South African platinum sector is starting to look up again, but what are the challenges and which stocks should investors be watching.

Smokey Hills strike halts most operations

Platinum Australia, the Australian exploration firm developing platinum projects in South Africa, reports that strike action at its Smokey Hills mine in SA has halted almost all operations at the mine.

Northam forges ahead on Booysendal

UPDATE - Northam Platinum approves R340m spend for its R3bn Booysendal project ahead of the start of construction in July. The rand batters the company's interim results.

Anooraq, Ivanplats settle dispute

Platinum exploration firm Anooraq says it has settled a dispute with Ivanplats over an agreement relating to the Rietfontein property located on the northern limb of the Bushveld Igneous Complex in South Africa.

Northam to spend R3.05bn on Booysendal

Mid-tier platinum producer Northam Platinum has confirmed that it is planning to spend R3.05bn on the development of its company-transforming Booysendal project.