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Marleny Arnoldi

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DEA launches climate change monitoring app at UN climate change conference

13th December 2018 The Department of Environmental Affairs (DEA) on Friday launched the South Africa Biennial Update Report Explorer (BURE) app on the sidelines of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change conference in Katowice, Poland. The BURE app is part of South Africa’s Climate Change... 

ATNS launches 3D mobile simulator

13th December 2018 Transport Minister Dr Blade Nzimande on Thursday unveiled Air Traffic and Navigation Services’ (ATNS’) new three-dimensional (3D) mobile simulator during the commemoration of the annual International Civil Aviation Day, in Mbombela, Mpumalanga. ATNS chairperson Simphiwe Thobela said the 3D... 

Gold supply to increase 2.2% for 2018 – Refinitiv

13th December 2018 Total gold supply is set to increase by 2.2% year-on-year this year, led by mine production, says the GFMS team at Refinitiv. Refinitiv predicts this year will finish as another year of net de-hedging, albeit at a forecast 29 t, which will be 29% lower than in 2017.  

Hummingbird anticipates up to 16 g/t gold grade potential at Mali project

13th December 2018 Aim-listed Hummingbird Resources has announced the second set of drill results from the 2018 exploration campaign at its Yanfolila gold mine, in Mali, which further confirms high-grade gold mineralisation potential. The focus of the drill programme is to convert resources to reserves and extend... 

Sibanye extends union wage agreements to all employees, ends AMCU strike

13th December 2018 JSE-listed Sibanye-Stillwater has extended the wage agreement entered into with some unions to all employees, effectively rendering the three-week-long strike by Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union (AMCU) members unprotected. During the course of the strike, which was called by... 

Thor adds to Pilot Mountain mineral resources

13th December 2018 ASX- and Aim-listed Thor Mining’s Desert Scheelite deposit at Pilot Mountain, in Nevada, has a mineral resource estimate of 10.7-million tonnes at 0.26% tungsten trioxide, 19.38 g/t silver, 0.15% copper and 0.38% zinc. The updated mineral resource estimate represents a 6.5% increase in the... 

Prequalification for construction of Phase 2 works on LHWP to launch in January

13th December 2018 The Lesotho Highlands Water Project (LHWP) will kick 2019 into gear with the launch in January of the prequalification for construction of the Phase 2 main works of the Polihali dam and Polihali transfer tunnel. “The call for expressions of interest for the construction of the 165-m-high... 

South Africa becomes fourth country to deposit instrument of TFTA ratification

13th December 2018 The South African government has deposited its instrument of ratification of the agreement that establishes the Tripartite Free Trade Area (TFTA) on the margins of the African Union Ministers of Trade meeting that took place in Egypt from December 12 to 13. The deposit of the instrument... 

Trans Hex swings to H1 profit

13th December 2018 JSE-listed diamond miner Trans Hex reported a group net profit of R52-million for the six months ended September 30, compared with the R199-million loss reported for the six months to September 30, 2017. The company managed to raise its earnings a share to 37.6c apiece, compared with a loss of... 

Advocate Pieter Holl appointed Innovation Hub CEO

12th December 2018 The Gauteng Growth and Development Agency (GDDA) and its subsidiary Innovation Hub have appointed Advocate Pieter Holl CEO of Innovation Hub. He succeeds Dr McClean Sibanda, who served as acting CEO from June to November.  


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