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Production & Markets Barclays Capital analysts talked up Asia Resource Minerals plc (formerly Bumi...

Africa

17 JANUARY 2014

Still life: One step at a time

Onchocerciasis, or river blindness as it is often known, is caused by a worm carried by black flies that...

Africa

02 JANUARY 2014

Alternative energy: Cost-effective energy

Mining may be a multi-billion dollar industry, but as the past few years have shown, even the majors...

Africa

23 DECEMBER 2013

Water: Raising the bar

Bringing mine-water management standards in line with global best practice is becoming a priority for...

Africa

23 DECEMBER 2013

Mining infrastructure in Africa: Mining welfare

Historically, a workforce and a community grew around the emergence of a new mine. Towns and villages...

Africa

23 DECEMBER 2013

Health: Fighting neglect

The largest alluvial diamond ever discovered – the Star of Sierra Leone – was found in the diamond fields...

Africa

28 JUNE 2013

Gold and diamond producer plans AIM float

West African explorer Golden Saint Resources Ltd planned to float on the London Stock Exchange's Alternative...

Africa

28 JUNE 2013

Mineral sands: Roller-coaster ride

After growing into an US$11 billion sector in recent years, the mineral sands industry underwent a period...

Africa

14 JUNE 2013

London Mining's net loss widens in 2012 after write-down

London Mining plc posted a US$108 million net loss for 2012, widening from a US$60 million loss a year...

Africa

21 MARCH 2013

African Minerals

African Minerals Ltd has agreed a US$250 million loan with Standard Bank of South Africa Ltd for greater...

Africa

08 FEBRUARY 2013

African Minerals COO

African Minerals Ltd has appointed Stephan Weber as its chief operating officer, effective February 1....

Africa

18 JANUARY 2013

Funding for Tonkolili

African Minerals Ltd has said it will issue convertible bonds worth US$350 million (due 2017) to fund...

Africa

03 FEBRUARY 2012