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Roytec Global

7th February 2017 South Africa-based liquid/solid and mineral separation equipment supplier Roytec Global is a leader in the supply of thickening, filtration and mineral floatation technologies for the mining industry. Roytec is passionate about service excellence and prides itself on living up to its promises.  

Eskom terminates contracts of six coal transportation companies

6th February 2017 State-owned power utility Eskom has terminated six coal transportation agreements under its Free Carrier Arrangement (FCA) following a secondary independent investigation into the unlawful introduction of additional trucks by some FCA transporters. Eskom, which had 58 FCA transporters contracted... 

Machine Tools Africa to showcase latest technology

3rd February 2017 Quality tools and machinery are the backbone of the South African manufacturing industry which is why Machine Tools Africa 2017 has been designed to showcase the very latest technology developments, machinery, products, services and solutions in this innovative sector. Machine Tools touch every... 

DoE extends energy efficiency strategy public comment period

3rd February 2017 The Department of Energy (DoE) has extended the public comment period for the new post-2015 National Energy Efficiency Strategy, which was gazetted on December 23, to February 28. The comment period had been due to close on January 22, but owing to the holiday period over December and early... 

AngloGold expects up to 262% increase in headline earnings

2nd February 2017 AngloGold Ashanti expects to report a 242% to 262% year-on-year increase in headline earnings to $104-million to $118-million for the year ended December 31. Headline earnings a share are expected to be 239% to 256% higher year-on-year. 

PetroSA reports two fatalities at Mossel Bay GTL refinery

1st February 2017 State-owned PetroSA on Wednesday said two employees had been killed in an incident at its Mossel Bay gas-to-liquids (GTL) refinery on Tuesday. The employees, one a mechanical fitter and the other an operator, were working on a vessel when they lost consciousness. 

Banro's major shareholders support its recapitalisation

1st February 2017 Major shareholders of TSX- and NYSE MKT-listed Banro Corporation have agreed to support the company’s recapitalisation, which will see it refinance $207.5-million of outstanding debt, equitize outstanding preferred shares and raise $45-million by way of a gold forward sale. The recapitalisation... 

Mondi appoints new CEO as Hathorn announces retirement

1st February 2017 David Hathorn will step down as CEO of packaging and paper group Mondi on May 11. He will be succeeded by Peter Oswald, who is currently CEO of Mondi’s Europe & International division. 

CoM confirms dispute over move to decentralised coal wage negotiations

1st February 2017 The Chamber of Mines (CoM) on Wednesday confirmed that it was unable to reach agreement with representative unions in the coal mining sector regarding the future structure and form of wage negotiations in the sector. The chamber noted that the coal companies it represents, namely Anglo American... 

Nord Gold mulls LSE delisting

31st January 2017 Gold miner Nord Gold on Tuesday confirmed market speculation that it is considering a possible delisting from the LSE. The company, which operates four mines in Russia, four mines in Africa and one in Kazakhstan, said its board continued to consider options to maximise shareholder value,... 


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