Alex Hamer

Alex Hamer

Alex came to Mining Journal from the Courier newspaper in Ballarat, Australia, where he was a business journalist. This round included the Western Victorian mining and METS sectors. Previously he was based in Jakarta where he contributed to Tempo Magazine, the Jakarta Globe and the Diplomat.

Articles by Alex Hamer

Investors bail as Centamin drops guidance

Investors bail as Centamin drops guidance

More than 10% guidance cut after underground and openpit grades fail to improve

Profit & Loss

25 MAY 2018
Rakishev leaves CAML board

Rakishev leaves CAML board

Kazakh billionaire leaves board after almost five years

Leadership

24 MAY 2018
No dividend yet for Hummingbird holders

No dividend yet for Hummingbird holders

Yanfolila miner looking at M&A, resource expansion, before handing back cash

Profit & Loss

24 MAY 2018
AfriTin signs up Gold Fields veteran

AfriTin signs up Gold Fields veteran

Terence Goodlace joins Bushveld spinoff's board

Leadership

23 MAY 2018
Fura no Gemfields 2.0: CEO

Fura no Gemfields 2.0: CEO

Dev Shetty has big plans for a fractious coloured gems market

Discovery

22 MAY 2018
De Beers bullish on demand

De Beers bullish on demand

Last year saw supply growth outstrip demand but De Beers says US pushing prices up

Profit & Loss

22 MAY 2018
MYL takes over Pb-Zi-Ag project

MYL takes over Pb-Zi-Ag project

MYL takes 51% of 82Mt polymetallic project in tin- and jade-focused country

M&A

22 MAY 2018
Majors still undervalued despite stronger books

Majors still undervalued despite stronger books

Analyst goes back hundreds of years to show London miners are still under-appreciated by investors

Capital markets

21 MAY 2018
Rakishev backs Petropavlovsk old guard

Rakishev backs Petropavlovsk old guard

20% shareholder backs Hambro-linked move

Capital markets

18 MAY 2018
Ethical artisanal cobalt pitch falls short, for now

Ethical artisanal cobalt pitch falls short, for now

Cobalt Blockchain's business model built on ethical tin trading experience in DRC

Feasibility

11 MAY 2018
Slowly but surely at Cobre Panama

Slowly but surely at Cobre Panama

Analyst forecasts possible delays for ramp up from weather, strikes, and careful planning

Research

11 MAY 2018
Thani Stratex exits Ethiopia at US$8.7m cost

Thani Stratex exits Ethiopia at US$8.7m cost

Exploration company needed to read Ethiopia's mining code more closely

Feasibility

11 MAY 2018