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Articles By Region: West Africa

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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Sub-Saharan risk in 2013

Consultancy Control Risks takes a look at the 10 key issues to watch over the coming year
Feature Article 25 Jan 2013 0 Stars

China’s great leap into Africa

China has grown from a minor player to the continent’s leading trade partner
Feature Article 25 Jan 2013 0 Stars

Sub-Saharan Africa’s economy set to grow this year

Gross domestic product (GDP) growth in Sub-Saharan Africa remained robust at 4.6% in 2012
Feature Article 25 Jan 2013 0 Stars

ICSG data

The world refined copper market was in deficit to the tune of 557,000t from January to October 2012, widening from 146,000t a year earlier, the International Copper Study Group (ICSG) said
Magazine Article Production and Markets 25 Jan 2013 0 Stars

Technology and software: Out of sight

Speeding exploration and optimising production through near-infrared and mining-specific spectroscopy software
Reports Article Reports 25 Jan 2013 0 Stars

Technology and software: Exploring software

The have been some recent announcements and new tools for exploration and evaluation software
Reports Article Reports 25 Jan 2013 0 Stars

Gold poll

The average spot gold price in 2013 will be US$1,775/oz, according to a Reuters’ poll of 37 analysts taken this month
Magazine Article Production and Markets 25 Jan 2013 0 Stars

DRC partners bag Finland deal

Lundin Mining Corp and Freeport-McMoran Copper & Gold Inc have agreed to buy OM Group Inc’s Kokkola cobalt processing operations in Finland for as much as US$435 million
Magazine Article Finance 25 Jan 2013 0 Stars

Limiting foreign investment

The unintended consequences of mining-sector reforms in West Africa
Reports Article Reports 25 Jan 2013 0 Stars

Vertical integration,horizontal value

Many steelmakers have acquired iron-ore or coking-coal mines in recent years in an attempt to control raw-material prices, but an Ernst & Young (E&Y) report this week showed that vertical integration does not always have a positive effect on enterprise value
Comment Article Opinion 25 Jan 2013 0 Stars

Fekola resource grows 34%

Papillon Resources Ltd reported a 34% increase in estimated resources at its flagship gold Fekola project in southwestern Mali
Magazine Article Exploration & Development 25 Jan 2013 0 Stars

Resources increased at Gaoua

An updated resource estimate for Volta Resource Inc’s Gaoua gold-copper porphyry in Burkina Faso showed a 182% increase in inferred resources
Magazine Article Exploration & Development 25 Jan 2013 0 Stars

Indicated resources at Houndé gold project jump 63%

Endeavour Mining Corp announced a 63% increase in estimated indicated resources at its Houndé gold project in Burkina Faso and a positive NI 43-101 Preliminary Economic Assessment
Magazine Article Exploration & Development 25 Jan 2013 0 Stars

Tongon mine returning to full operation after fire

Randgold Resources Ltd’s Tongon mine milling circuits in the Ivory Coast are expected to return to full operation within two weeks after a fire disrupted production at the end of last year, the company said on January 19
Magazine Article Production and Markets 25 Jan 2013 0 Stars

Out of this world

As interest grows around the mining industry's plans to prospect space and mine asteroids, we collect together recent articles on the topic.
Breaking News Article Exploration & Development 23 Jan 2013 0 Stars

Rio offered gas lifeline for Gove

Australia’s Northern Territory government said it would supply a cheaper energy source to Rio Tinto’s Gove alumina refinery, subject to several conditions, as the company considers closing the facility in the face of high operating costs.
Breaking News Article Production and Markets 23 Jan 2013 0 Stars

Randgold says Tongon mine back to full operation within two weeks

Randgold Resources Ltd’s Tongon mine in the Ivory Coast is expected to return to full operation within two weeks after a fire hit gold production at the end of December, the company said.
Breaking News Article Production and Markets 21 Jan 2013 0 Stars

Resource grows at Kiaka

Volta Resources Inc announced a 10% rise in measured and indicated resources at the Kiaka gold project in southern Burkina Faso
Magazine Article Exploration & Development 18 Jan 2013 0 Stars

Maiden resource for Sheini Hills iron-ore project

Cardero Resource Corp announced a maiden inferred resource estimate of 1,300Mt at the Sheini Hills iron-ore project in northeast Ghana
Magazine Article Exploration & Development 18 Jan 2013 0 Stars

African Minerals COO

African Minerals Ltd has appointed Stephan Weber as its chief operating officer, effective February 1
Appointment Announcement Article People and Appointments 18 Jan 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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