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Resource diplomacy

It is often said that World War III will be fought over water rights, rather than territory. It is equally...

PGMs

19 MARCH 2010

Merafe CEO steps down

Steve Phiri (pictured) is stepping down as chief executive officer of Merafe Resources Ltd, effective...

PGMs

19 MARCH 2010

Indian Summer

Two weeks ago, on February 26, India's 74-year-old finance minister, Pranab Mukherjee, delivered a budget...

Asia

12 MARCH 2010

Jubilee in talks

Jubilee Platinum plc has issued a cautionary statement, saying that it has “entered into negotiations...

Africa

05 MARCH 2010

Canadian puck

The hosts achieved a record haul of gold at the recent Winter Olympic Games, with the record-clinching...

PGMs

05 MARCH 2010

Lonmin sets up Marikana

Lonmin plc has signed two contracts for the construction of chrome-recovery plants (CRPs) to treat the...

Europe/Middle East

05 MARCH 2010

Head banging

At the end of January, the Catholic Agency for Overseas Development (Cafod) published a report (Golden...

Africa

25 FEBRUARY 2010

ARM looking at Zimbabwean platinum

Patrice Motsepe, the executive chairman of African Rainbow Minerals Ltd, has said his company is in discussions...

Africa

25 FEBRUARY 2010

Wesizwe governance allegations to be investigated

Dawn Makhobo, the new chairwoman of Wesizwe Platinum Ltd, has said the company appointed Deloitte and...

Africa

19 FEBRUARY 2010

Another platinum play to join Johannesburg bourse

Pine Pienaar, former chief executive of Mvelaphanda Resources Ltd (Mvela), will take charge of a new...

Africa

19 FEBRUARY 2010

Planting Season

The northern hemisphere might still be in the grip of winter, but the mining industry's thoughts have...

PGMs

19 FEBRUARY 2010

Zimplats profit

Zimbabwe Platinum Holdings Ltd, the 80%-owned subsidiary of Impala Platinum Ltd, generated a US$28 million...

Africa

19 FEBRUARY 2010