On Friday, 4 December Standard Bank will list the first rhodium-backed exchange traded fund, (ETF) in South Africa and Africa, completing its suite of available ETFs across the platinum group metal space.
More international firms are eying uranium mining in Tanzania despite worries and concern from the Tanzanian general public, international environmental NGOs and western capitals over mining repercussions that could come with this activity.
AIM-listed MDM Engineering ‒ a company which undertakes mineral resources projects concentrating on the gold, base metals, industrial metals and diamond sectors ‒ has seen no sign of any slowdown so far on mining projects planned for Africa because of global economic worries.
- The Angolan state diamond cutting company, Angola Polishing Diamonds (APD), is producing polished diamonds at a rate of only 20% of its design capacity. This was revealed here by company managing director Miguel Bondo Júnior during a visit by milita...
In line with sharply rising profit margins triggered by the soaring rand gold price, DRDGold ‒ South Africa’s fourth largest gold producer ‒ reports that operating profit for the quarter to 30 September 2011 almost doubled from R111 million last year to R202.5 million.
Conflict mining ‒ a young boy works in a copper mine near Lubumbashi, in the DRC Los Angeles, United States --- MININGREVIEW.COM --- 11 October 2011 - The latest news on United States conflict minerals law is that the state of California has become t...
‒ one of AngloGold’s South African mines Johannesburg, South Africa --- MININGREVIEW.COM --- 27 September 2011 - South African gold producer AngloGold Ashanti Limited ‒ third-largest gold producer in the world ‒ says it is delivering value as a