silicosis

Establishment of Tshiamiso Trust for silicosis compensation gains momentum

The Tshiamiso Trust, which is being established to ensure meaningful compensation for eligible gold mine workers in South Africa that contracted silicosis or tuberculosis, is gaining momentum.
ghana

Cardinal Resources receives approval for RAP in Ghana

Cardinal Resources has announced that the RAPfor its Namdini Gold Project in Ghana has been approved by the Minerals Commission of Ghana.
Gem diamonds

Gem Diamonds recovers 100 diamonds larger than 100 carats

“The operational results were characterised by the achievement of all guided operational metrics and the recovery of 11 large diamonds," - Clifford Elphick.
semafo Burkina Faso gold

West African Resources processes first ore at Sanbrado

West African Resources has completed all construction activities and started processing ore at its Sanbrado Gold Project in Burkina Faso.
perth

Perth Mint stores precious metals valued at more than $5 billion

The Perth Mint has announced that for the first time the value of its gold, silver and platinum holdings stored on behalf of clients has topped $5 billion.
Amplats

Amplats declares force majeure as it repairs converter plant

Anglo American Platinum, or Amplats, has declared force majeure to customers, suppliers of third-party purchase of concentrate and suppliers of tolling material following the temporary shutdown of the entire Anglo Converter Plant (ACP) at the Waterval smelter in Rustenburg.
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Roxgold looks back on a transformative year

Roxgold has strengthened its balance sheet finishing the year with approximately $42 million in cash and in a net cash position of $16 million.
unemployment

How the Employment Equity Amendment Bill will affect your business

South Africa is facing a double dilemma right now in terms of unemployment and skills. It has one of the highest unemployment rates in the world.
Orion Prieska

Orion Minerals subsidiary granted EA for mining in South Africa

Orion Minerals has announced Vardocube has been granted an EA for mining by the South African Department of Mineral Resources and Energy.
Climate Change

Climate-proofing mining operations in a era of climate change

By nature, mining activities are resource intensive, and by coincidence they are often located in geographies particularly vulnerable to climate change.

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