Ramp-up of operations at the Sissingué gold mine was completed ahead of schedule.
Africa Mining News
The government says mining commitments reached as much as $6 billion since Mnangagwa’s appointment.
Randgold shares are now among the worst in the industry, sinking 20 percent so far this year.
Copper producer Cradle Arc is increasing output to 12,000 tonnes per year at a Botswana mine it has restarted.
South African engineering and construction group, currently subject of a takeover bid from Germany’s ATON, said projects were located in sub-Saharan Africa, North America and Australasia.
Cobalt, nickel still on the boil, but gloomier outlook reflected in copper price and fall in market value of top mining companies during first quarter.
Recurrent industrial action by the workforce of a subcontractor it's jeopardizing Tongon's 290,000-ounce production forecast.
BMI presents the recent changes to the DRC’s mining code as an example of a situation that challenges all the parties involved, but that is very unlikely to cloud miners’ interest in venturing in the country.
They want to operate under conditions that allow them to take better care of the environment and contribute to the local economy.
A document by Brazilian environmental watchdog Ibama seen by Reuters said Anglo American would only be allowed to resume operations once it demonstrates the pipeline's security.
Mugabe was touring the farm when she ran into the miners.
“Despite the best efforts of both parties, negotiations failed to define a viable transaction," management said in a media statement.
At year-end, the company had net cash of more than $700 million and no debt.
The proposal, signed by companies responsible for 85% of the DRC's copper, cobalt and gold output, suggest that sliding royalties will give the government a higher share of revenues.
Companies are teaming up to develop one of the country’s newest gold mine, the Asanko Gold Mine (AGM).
The company said its founder and chairman emeritus, Peter Munk, passed away Wednesday in Toronto, surrounded by his family.
The man was digging a toilet in his backyard when his shovel struck a shimmering blue vein of cobalt... At least that’s the legend in Kolwezi.
In partnership with the Wits Mining Institute (WMI) at the University of the Witwatersrand, the company launched the Sibanye-Stillwater Digital Mining Laboratory (DigiMine).
South Africa’s top gold producer has secured a 38% stake in DRDGold in exchange for some of its assets, which boosts the mid-tier gold miner’s reserves by 91% to 5.7 million ounces.
New output from Congo means the supply of cobalt could exceed demand for a few years, as it did narrowly in 2017.
Debswana expects growth this year as lower taxes in the US leave consumers with more to spend on luxury goods.
Kinross Gold to pay $950,000 to settle civil charges that it failed to ensure its payments in Africa were not being used to bribe government officials.
Producers in South Africa are closing shafts and cutting jobs as a stronger rand combines with stagnating prices for the metal in squeezing profit margins.
Mining revenue in the fourth quarter more than doubled helped by higher prices for key exports such as copper and cobalt.
The are two main factors that appear to be emerging that may threaten an end to the current quite rosy picture surrounding demand for commodities such as iron ore, steel and the metals most exposed to the battery boom, cobalt, lithium and nickel.