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This page lists all articles in the West Africa region in the Mining Journal database. You can sort the list by type, date, or reader rating. To browse another section, use the menu in the column on the right.
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Avocet disappoints

Avocet Mining plc downgraded 2013 production guidance at its Inata mine in Burkina Faso due to a disappointing December quarter, as it commenced a business review of options to maximise value.
Breaking News Article Production and Markets 20 Dec 2013 0 Stars

Annual review: Onwards and upwards

Recalibration requires a deep shift in thinking in the mining industry
Reports Article Reports 20 Dec 2013 0 Stars

Predictive on target

In another market era, Predictive Discovery Ltd would be flying on the back of excellent drill results in Burkina Faso.
Headline Article Exploration & Development 20 Dec 2013 0 Stars

This week: 20/12/13

A round up of this week in Finance news, Production news and statistics
Headline Article Reports 20 Dec 2013 0 Stars

Sarama Resources scores 1.5Moz maiden gold resource at South Houndé

Sarama Resources is a West Africa-focused gold explorer with substantial landholdings in Burkina Faso, Liberia and Mali.
Company Profile Article 19 Dec 2013 0 Stars

Anglo takes aim at Ferrex’s Mebaga iron ore project

Anglo American plc and its subsidiary Kumba Iron Ore Ltd agreed to fund exploration of AIM-listed Ferrex plc’s 82%-owned Mebaga iron ore project in Gabon, West Africa for the next two years.
Breaking News Article Production and Markets 19 Dec 2013 0 Stars

Sierra Rutile secures US$30m senior loan

AIM-listed mineral sands producer Sierra Rutile Ltd has entered into an agreement with Nedbank Ltd for a US$30 million senior loan facility.
Breaking News Article Finance 16 Dec 2013 0 Stars

Africa, not for the faint of heart

Looking back at 2013 is not a good idea for a mining company. It is even worse if you happen to be focused on Africa
Headline Article Finance 13 Dec 2013 0 Stars

Teranga uses Franco-Nevada deal to fund acquisition

Teranga Gold Corp agreed to a US$135 million stream transaction with Franco-Nevada Corp that enables it to fund acquisition and debt retirement plans.
Breaking News Article Production and Markets 13 Dec 2013 0 Stars

Amara boosts resources at Yaoure

AIM-listed Amara Mining plc has increased the inferred and indicated resources at its Yaoure gold project in the Ivory Coast, in preparation for the completion of a preliminary economic assessment (PEA) in the March quarter of 2014.
Breaking News Article Production and Markets 13 Dec 2013 0 Stars

London Mining downgrades production forecast

AIM-listed London Mining plc has said iron-ore production from its Marampa mine in Sierra Leone could fall as much 15% from its original forecast following slower-than-expected upgrades of its processing plant and negative effects from the wet season.
Breaking News Article Production and Markets 12 Dec 2013 0 Stars

Opportunity knocks

Egyptian gold producer Centamin plc made a big play this week, announcing plans to take out Ampella Mining Ltd at what appeared on the surface to be a bargain price.
Breaking News Article Production and Markets 11 Dec 2013 0 Stars

Mining cost cuts increase cyber threat: EY

The increasing cyber security threat facing the mining industry has been highlighted in a survey by global accounting firm EY, which believes the industry’s greater reliance on technology may put new strains on the robustness and integrity of current IT systems.
Magazine Article Mining ICT 10 Dec 2013 0 Stars

Centamin swoops for Ampella in A$41 million deal

Egyptian gold producer Centamin plc has announced a friendly takeover of Australia-based junior explorer Ampella Mining Ltd for A$40.9 million (US$37 million).
Breaking News Article Finance 10 Dec 2013 0 Stars

This week: 6/12/13

A round up of this week in Finance news, Production news and statistics
Headline Article Reports 09 Dec 2013 0 Stars

Revival of equity markets key to project funding

A resurgence in equity financing remains key to juniors being able to raise the necessary funds to see their projects through to construction, Standard Bank mining and metals executive Vaughan Wickins has told Mining Journal on the sidelines of Mines and Money London.
Breaking News Article Finance 06 Dec 2013 0 Stars

Sprott company invests in Hummingbird

A private investment fund managed by the Sprott group’s Resource Capital Investment Corp purchased a 4.6% stake in Liberian gold explorer Humming­bird Resources Ltd
Magazine Article Finance 29 Nov 2013 0 Stars

Finance: New horizons

Off-take financing is opening up avenues for miners to access financing
Reports Article Reports 29 Nov 2013 0 Stars

Mines and Money London preview: Finding finance

Miners are being forced to seek alternative financing to bridge the funding gap
Reports Article Reports 29 Nov 2013 0 Stars

Mines and Money London preview: Treading a tightrope

Mining finance in Africa involves a fine balance between both local and global risk
Reports Article Reports 29 Nov 2013 0 Stars
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COMPANY PROFILES
Russian precious metals company Polymetal International plc’s commitment to establishing an extensive pipeline of growth projects has continued with the acquisition of the Kyzyl gold project.
Russian precious-metals company Polymetal International plc has made significant progress at the Semcha platinum-group metals (PGM) property in the past year as it moves the project towards a preliminary economic assessment
The Republic of Guinea intends to launch, pursuant to the mining Code, a competitive and transparent invitation to tender for three bauxite mining blocks located in the prefectures of Boffa, Boké and Télimélé.
Indochine Mining Limited is developing a high-grade gold project at Mt Kare in PNG by rapidly developing wide, high-grade gold zones
Sarama Resources is a West Africa-focused gold explorer with substantial landholdings in Burkina Faso, Liberia and Mali.
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