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Radebe joins WEF stewardship board

17th January 2017 Minister in the Presidency for Planning, Monitoring and Evaluation Jeff Radebe has been appointed to the stewardship board of the Shaping the Future of Education, Gender and Work system initiative of the World Economic Forum (WEF). Radebe, who is also National Planning Commission chairperson, is... 

Five mining legends to be inducted to Canadian hall of fame

13th January 2017 The Canadian Mining Hall of Fame will induct five mining celebrities into the list of extraordinary mining leaders at the annual dinner to be held for the first time at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre. According to a news release, Canadian mining celebrity Robert McEwen leads the list of... 

Ramaphosa leads South African delegation to WEF

13th January 2017 Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa is preparing to lead a delegation from South Africa to the World Economic Forum (WEF), in Davos-Klosters, Switzerland, next week, the Presidency said on Friday. The WEF, held from January 17 to 20 and themed ‘Responsive and Responsible Leadership’, will host more... 

Integra, Goldcorp team with 4 global technology majors seeking disruptive mining technologies

11th January 2017 Gold companies Integra Gold and Goldcorp have teamed with four of the world's largest technology companies to explore potential applications of disruptive technologies in the mining sector. #DisruptMining is a marquee event during the yearly Prospectors and Developers Association of Canada (PDAC)... 

Drilling at Zambia project delivers ‘encouraging’ results for BMR

10th January 2017 Aim-listed BMR Group has reported “extremely encouraging” results from a drilling programme at its Kashitu project, in Zambia. Sample drilling of 183 holes had allowed BMR to delineate three distinct surface mineralised zones, including a 900 m by 300 m area with mineralisation at greater than 1%... 

Mining industry leaders announce new commitment to water stewardship

10th January 2017 The International Council on Mining and Metals (ICMM), whose members include 23 of the world’s leading mining companies, on Tuesday announced new commitments on water stewardship to help tackle one of the biggest global challenges of the twenty-first century. With more than 1.2-billion people... 

Tanzania’s macroeconomic performance remains strong – IMF

10th January 2017 Tanzania has met most of the assessment criteria and indicative targets under the three-year Policy Support Instrument (PSI), the International Monetary Fund (IMF) said this week after completing its fifth programme review of the East African country’s economic performance. The IMF granted... 

Coastal Pacific found guilty of market manipulation

5th January 2017 The Alberta Securities Commission (ASC) has found that Coastal Pacific Mining illegally manipulated the market for its securities and engaged in conduct contrary to the public interest, the securities regulator has found. The commission has found that in 2010, Coastal implemented a campaign In... 

Largo sustains vanadium production above nameplate capacity

4th January 2017 TSX-listed Largo Resources has hit a new monthly vanadium pentoxide production (V2O5) record at its Maracás Menchen mine, in Bahia state, Brazil, producing 828 t of the industrial metal – surpassing the previous September record by 22 t. Largo also announced that it has achieved new weekly and... 

Shell Lubricants Market Leader for the tenth year in a row

20th December 2016 Shell Lubricants has retained its global market leading position in 2015 with 11.6% market share, according to Kline & Company’s Global Lubricants Industry: Market Analysis and Assessment 2016 report. This is the tenth consecutive year that Shell Lubricants has been named the number one global... 


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