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Kipoi commercial after just six weeks

Tiger Resources Ltd's Kipoi copper cathode project in the Democratic Republic of the Congo has been declared...

Africa

13 AUGUST 2014

Cobalt: A changing market

Cobalt fell out of favour with investors when its price plummeted after 2007. However, it has staged...

Africa

06 DECEMBER 2013

Democratic Republic of the Congo: A step back

The overwhelming potential of the Democratic Republic of the Congo's (DRC) mineral wealth has often been...

Leadership

16 AUGUST 2013

Mining Indaba: Ivanplats may seek South Africa listing

Canada-listed Ivanplats Ltd is considering a secondary listing in Johannesburg, having original indicated...

Africa

06 FEBRUARY 2013

Cobalt: The heart of hi-tech

Arising largely as a by-product of nickel and copper mining, cobalt is viewed as a critical component...

Africa

18 JANUARY 2013

Eye on mining: Total integrity

Conflict minerals have become a significant focus for human rights around the world. Mining and metals...

Africa

04 NOVEMBER 2011

Namakwa restores funding

Namakwa Diamonds Ltd has secured alternative financing to replace a two-month old US$30 million facility...

Africa

08 SEPTEMBER 2011

DRC: Maturing mining market

The Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) contains riches of cobalt, copper, gold, diamonds, cassiterite...

Africa

19 AUGUST 2011

Enduring through tough times

The cobalt market, as with other commodities, is cyclical by nature, but there has been consistent growth...

Africa

15 OCTOBER 2010

First Quantum launches legal action against ENRC

First Quantum Minerals Ltd has taken legal action against subsidiaries of Eurasian Natural Resources...

Africa

17 SEPTEMBER 2010

Head banging

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

Africa

25 FEBRUARY 2010

China liable to 'entry fee' charge

An appeal court in Hong Kong has delivered an unexpected setback to China's designs on overseas natural...

Africa

25 FEBRUARY 2010