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COVID-19 weekly update

COVID-19 weekly update

A look at what's happened around the world this week in mining and METS.

Politics

27 MAR 2020
Miners face altered obligations

Miners face altered obligations

Downstream stakeholders could insist on greater supply protections to meet expectations

From the Capital

26 MAR 2020
Chile government agency to mine Hot Chili ore from Productora

Chile government agency to mine Hot Chili ore from Productora

ASX company to receive payments while focusing on Cortadera

Copper News

26 MAR 2020
South32 seeks clarification on SA mine lockdown

South32 seeks clarification on SA mine lockdown

Operations could be exempt

Base metals

25 MAR 2020
South Africa gifts Australian miners advantage

South Africa gifts Australian miners advantage

South Africa own-goal provides boost to Australian miners

Politics

25 MAR 2020
Fortuna mine in Mexico blockaded

Fortuna mine in Mexico blockaded

San José temporarily halted

BC mines minister responds to 'moving goalposts'

BC mines minister responds to 'moving goalposts'

Ministry says messaging has been concise and consistent

Politics

25 MAR 2020
South Africa miners seek 'creative solutions' as lockdown looms

South Africa miners seek 'creative solutions' as lockdown looms

Miners prepare for unprecedented 21-day shutdown

Politics

25 MAR 2020
Resource nationalism on the rise in DRC as Covid-19 bites

Resource nationalism on the rise in DRC as Covid-19 bites

Miners battling double trouble of resource nationalism and Covid-19 in DRC

Politics

24 MAR 2020
Mining set to shut down in South Africa

Mining set to shut down in South Africa

Government orders 21-day lockdown

Leadership

24 MAR 2020
South Africa mines to shut in nation-wide lockdown

South Africa mines to shut in nation-wide lockdown

Country set for 21-day shutdown

Politics

24 MAR 2020
Latam mining vulnerable to virus

Latam mining vulnerable to virus

Latin America shutting down to stop Covid-19 spread

Politics

22 MAR 2020
SA minister, miners plan pandemic response

SA minister, miners plan pandemic response

South African industry leaders agree a 10-point plan

Politics

18 MAR 2020
Taranis laments 'moving goalposts' in BC permitting process

Taranis laments 'moving goalposts' in BC permitting process

Still awaiting decision on 2018 bulk sampling application

Politics

17 MAR 2020
Miners in South Africa face 'significant losses'

Miners in South Africa face 'significant losses'

Report warns of impact if COVID-19 not contained

Politics

16 MAR 2020
Chile bill seeks 3% copper, lithium royalty

Chile bill seeks 3% copper, lithium royalty

Bill seeks 3% royalty on copper and lithium sales

Copper News

09 MAR 2020