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Giyani secures $1m loan facility for Botswana projects

29th January 2019 Canadian junior exploration company Giyani Metals has signed a term sheet with Traxys Africa Trading for the provision of a $1-million convertible loan facility. TSX-V- and Frankfurt Stock Exchange-listed Giyani will use the funds to finance the development and operation of its K.Hill and Otse... 

Stornoway appoints VP of operations

29th January 2019 Quebec diamond miner Stornoway Diamond Corporation has appointed Patrick Sévigny to the position of VP for operations, effective immediately. With more than 25 years of experience in the sector, mining engineer Sévigny joined Stornoway in January 2015 as manager of mining operations at the... 

Lucara recovers 240 ct diamond at Karowe

28th January 2019 Lucara Diamond Corporation's Karowe mine, in Botswana, has yielded another significant find – a 240 ct top white gem diamond. It will be shown alongside the 127 ct, top white gem diamond recovered earlier this year, together with other exceptional diamonds recently recovered from Karowe at... 

Iamgold defers construction of Canada mine

28th January 2019 Canada-based Iamgold will not proceed with the construction of the Côté gold project, in Ontario, and is waiting for improved market conditions before it will pull the trigger on the $1.15-billion investment. Announcing its decision on Monday, CEO Steve Letwin said that the company had it had... 

The future of mobile transactions

28th January 2019 Top trends for SA mobile transactions in 2019 Mobile transactional systems are evolving to address shortcomings seen in transactional systems in the past, says Celbux. 

Technicrete cottage stone pavers installed at new Klerksdorp Shopping Centre

25th January 2019 A new shopping and fitness centre, Williams Shopping Centre, in Klerksdorp, was looking for an inexpensive yet durable paving solution that would meet the needs of the centre’s anticipated patrons of newly opened restaurant and fitness outlets. With a continuous influx of customers to the newly... 

AECOM appoints new Director for Architecture in Africa

25th January 2019 Premier fully-integrated global infrastructure firm AECOM has appointed Adriaan Vorster as Director for Architecture in Africa. Vorster is a professional architect with 19 years’ experience, including a decade at a strategic, managerial, and business leadership level. In addition, he has 15... 

Stromag High Performance Brake: Designed for the toughest conditions

25th January 2019 New modular, IP67 rated brake offers optimum performance and longevity for marine, offshore and other demanding applications Stromag, part of Altra Industrial Motion Corp, has launched a new, modular range of brakes designed for applications in challenging environments. The HPB (High Performance... 

Santam to list on A2X

25th January 2019 South African insurer Santam will effect a secondary listing of its shares on the A2X, effective February 1.  It will retain its listings on the JSE and the Namibian Stock Exchange. 

Rob Burger appointed Huge Telecom MD

25th January 2019 Robert (Rob) Burger has been appointed MD of Huge Telecom, a wholly owned subsidiary of JSE-listed Huge Group, with effect from January 23. After initially serving as Huge Telecom CFO, he was appointed acting MD in November 2018. 


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