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Is Basic Sanitation a Human Right?

7th November 2018 From 2005 to 2017, Human Rights Watch conducted research in countries such as China, Russia, Nepal, South Africa, India and America to assess the levels of sanitation and other basic human rights. Senior women’s rights researcher at Human Rights Watch, Amanda Klasing, said, “The way people are... 

Large Canadian gold miners ‘to finish year strong’ despite lower prices – EY

7th November 2018 Despite lower gold prices in the second and third quarters of the year, Canada’s large-cap gold companies are trending towards a stronger second half and most of them are looking to finish the year strong, EY Canada Mining and Metals transaction leader Jay Patel said on Tuesday. The gold price... 

Available from RS Components, low-cost UrsaLeo Pi platform kickstarts IoT-sensor development

7th November 2018 RS Components (RS), the trading brand of Electrocomponents plc (LSE:ECM), a global multi-channel distributor, is making IoT sensing projects even easier to start, and more affordable, with the latest UrsaLeo Pi development kit. By combining the Silicon Labs Thunderboard™ 2 sensor module with a... 

RS Components expands RS Pro offering with range of current transformers

7th November 2018 RS Components (RS), the trading brand of Electrocomponents plc (LSE: ECM), a global multi-channel distributor, has announced availability of a range of RS Pro current transformers, which includes more than 100 devices available with highly competitive pricing. These new RS Pro components target a... 

HAZLETON PUMPS introduces the SA HIPPO submersible slurry pump on-site mechanical seal replacement system.

6th November 2018 The HIPPO Submersible pump range has been successfully in use since 1984 and HAZLETON PUMPS decided to re-design this range of pumps in order that the mechanical seals can be replaced on-site by the user without having to remove the shaft, bearings, the electrical stator winding or the pump... 

ECR scouting for low-cost gold, energy metals opportunities

6th November 2018 Difficult market conditions in the junior resource sector have opened up multiple prospects for London-listed ECR Minerals, which on Tuesday confirmed that it was considering a number of gold and potentially energy minerals opportunities. The company has already announced an option agreement to... 

Ayo to post higher earnings for FY18, but below forecast

6th November 2018 JSE-listed Ayo Technology on Tuesday said it expects to report higher attributable net profit of between R142-million and R162-million for the financial year ended August 31, compared with the net profit of R16.7-million posted for the prior financial year. The group expects to report basic... 

Alacer processes first sulphide ore through new Çöpler plant

6th November 2018 Dual-listed Alacer Gold has processed the first sulphide ore through its newly constructed sulphide plant at the Çöpler mine, with the first autoclave coming on line over the weekend and now operating as designed. Announcing the achievement on Tuesday, CEO Rod Antal hailed the successful... 

Ethos achieves first R700m investment under new large buyout fund

6th November 2018 Private equity investor Ethos has invested R700-million in global financial technology (fintech) provider Channel VAS. The investment is the first under Ethos’ new large-buyout fund, Ethos Fund VII, which is seeking to attract R8-billion in capital commitments from local and institutional investors. 

Edenville secures up to $2.75m loan

6th November 2018 Aim-listed Edenville Energy has entered into a conditional $2.75-million convertible funding agreement with an entity managed by Lind Partners. Edenville, which is developing the Rukwa coal project in south-west Tanzania, will use the funds for working capital and expansion purposes. 

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