New permit is adjacent to the company's Madaouela Project and increases its total measured and indicated resources by approx 12% to 110.76 million pounds.
Africa Mining News
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Mounted in a diamond and emerald necklace, the white, matchbox-size rock was acquired by an unidentified buyer.
The pigments were likely obtained as a byproduct of sulfurous ore smelting.
It's the eighth diamond of over 100 carats recovered this year, and the seventh in just 2.5 years of commercial mining.
The mining veteran could face competition from internal candidates, including former head of UK gas company Centrica, Sam Laidlaw, who now sits on Rio’s board.
Starting on Friday, workers did not go work in protest for the firing of six leaders of the Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union.
Another huge diamond has been released from the Earth's clutches following an astounding discovery in the West African country earlier this year.
The planned strike in the coal sector could affect power supply in Africa's most industrialized economy, as about 85 percent of electricity is generated from the fossil fuel.
Globe Competency Assurance enters Strategic Partnership Agreement with OzMozis Limitada (Mozambique)
Globe CA have entered a strategic partnership agreement with OzMozis Lda in Mozambique.
The three-year wage agreement was signed by all three unions, the company said.
Fatal accidents last week raised number of fatalities in 2017 to 76, above the 73 reported in 2016, South Africa’s Chamber of Mines said in a statement.
The Fekola mine will add up to 410,000 ounces of gold to the company's annual output.
China needs to ease its reliance on the Democratic Republic of Congo.
Journalists shed more light on Glencore's activities in Congo, including 2009 loan to entity affiliated with controversial Israeli billionaire Dan Gertler.
Rising mining production should help ease some of the economic problems in Congo where inflation is expected to hit 48 percent this year.
South African gold miner said it’s on track to meet 2017 guidance.
Results of a preliminary economic assessment have revealed the potential for the development of an underground mine at the company's mine in Botswana.
The country's mining sector is emerging from years of contraction and the impact of recent severe drought eases, the finance minister said on Thursday.
Miner said full-year profit and output was on track despite a third-quarter dip, but its shares slid to a three-month low after its CEO did not rule out seeking arbitration over a tax dispute in Mali.
The Tanzanian gold producer, majority owned by Barrick, has been locked in a months-long dispute with the local government.
Africa largest untapped source of growth for industry and would provide huge opportunity, says Rio Tinto's chief executive of energy and minerals.
Company said it would keep its Beatrix West gold mine running for as long as it makes a profit, on average, over any continuous period of three months.
The company has found six diamonds larger than 100 carats in the first nine months of the year, compared with just four throughout 2016.
Miners who received a termination letter will hold a mass meeting at the mine Wednesday morning.