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Marleny Arnoldi

Marleny Arnoldi

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Vast lifts Zimbabwe, Romania production in Q2

4th July 2018 Aim-listed diversified miner Vast Resources on Wednesday released a solid set of production results for the three months ended June 30, including a record quarter for the Pickstone-Peerless gold mine, in Zimbabwe.  

Standard Bank PMI signals overall business improvement in South African private sector

4th July 2018 The Standard Bank Purchasing Managers’ Index (PMI) indicates that business conditions in the private sector improved in June, signalling an improvement in the health of the sector, following stagnation in May.  

Imaloto IPP in Madagascar progressed well during second quarter

4th July 2018 The granting of a 30-year concession agreement during the second quarter of this year was a critical milestone for the Imaloto coal-fired independent power project (IPP), in Madagascar, aligning its development with that of the government’s broader plans, Bushveld Minerals CEO Fortune Mojapelo... 

Pick n Pay trials compostable carrier bags in Cape Town

3rd July 2018 Pick n Pay has become the first South African retailer to trial compostable bags as an environment-friendly alternative to plastic bags.  

Draft Mining Charter progressive, but still ambiguous – Bench Marks Foundation

3rd July 2018 The new draft Mining Charter, released mid-June, is a step in the right direction, says performance monitoring organisation Bench Marks Foundation, but it warns that the devil remains in the detail, with some matters still to be clarified.  

Drone tech first for Kumba Iron Ore a ‘game changer’ at Sishen mine

3rd July 2018 Diversified miner Anglo American subsidiary Kumba Iron Ore has worked through two years of complex legal, governance and logistical challenges to earn an operating licence to fly its own remote aircraft systems, or drones, which have already become a ‘game changer’ at its Sishen mine, near Kathu,... 

Orion surveys confirm nickel, copper potential in Areachap Belt

3rd July 2018 ASX- and JSE-listed Orion Minerals has reported positive initial fixed-loop electromagnetic survey results over nickel and copper targets on the Disawell prospecting right, in the Areachap Belt, in South Africa’s Northern Cape province.  

METS Ignited awards second round of funding to mining suppliers

3rd July 2018 Industry-led, government-funded mining equipment, technology and services (METS) sector growth centre, METS Ignited, has awarded A$7.14-million in project funding to eight mining supply businesses in Australia.  

Musgrave and Westgold to join forces on Cue projects

3rd July 2018 ASX-listed gold and base metals miner Musgrave Minerals has executed a non-binding term sheet outlining a mine management and profit sharing arrangement with fellow-listed gold miner Westgold Resources, whereby Musgrave will receive 50% of profits from operations that are financed, managed and... 

Metro Mining ups Bauxite Hills mining rate

3rd July 2018 ASX-listed bauxite miner Metro Mining on Tuesday reported an average mining rate of 8 167 wet metric tonnes (wmt) a day for June, which compares with May’s mining rate of 5 194 wmt/d and April’s 2 768 wmt/d.  


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