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Barrick Gold reports Q2 loss as Saudi impairment charge weighs Restricted

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The world largest gold producer Barrick Gold on Wednesday reported a second-quarter loss of $269-million, or $0.23 a share, weighed down in the three months ended June 30 by an impairment charge of $514-million related to the long-delayed Jabal...
31st July 2014
 
 
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Centerra sure of security of tenure as Kyrgyz negotiations drag on Restricted

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Kumtor, Kyrgyz Republic Canadian gold producer Centerra Gold is confident that the right to own and operate its flagship Kumtor gold mine, in the Kyrgyz Republic, is secured by acts of law, as the company forges ahead in ironing-out issues in 18-month-long negotiations...
30th July 2014
 
 
GOLD/COPPER

OceanaGold shares down as Q2 results swing to loss Restricted

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Didipio, Philippines Triple-listed OceanaGold, which operates gold mines in New Zealand and the Philippines on Wednesday reported a net loss of $2.1-million, or $0.01 a share, owing to declining output and sales at both operations owing to lower grades, which was...
30th July 2014
 
 
DIVERSIFIED MINERS

Exxaro to write down RoC asset for R5.8bn Restricted

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Diversified mining giant Exxaro said on Wednesday that the pre-tax impairment of the company’s investment in the Mayoko iron-ore project, in the Republic of Congo (RoC), had been concluded, with the impairment loss amounting to R5.8-billion....
30th July 2014
 
 
PLATINUM

Zimplats posts ‘satisfactory’ Q2 performance Restricted

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In a quarterly performance described by the company as “satisfactory”, platinum miner Zimplats increased its ore mined for the three months ended June 30 by 10% to 1.54-million tons, owing mainly to production ramp-up at the Mupfuti mine and...
30th July 2014
 
 
OIL & GAS

Oando acquires ConocoPhillips Nigerian oil and gas business for $1.5bn Restricted

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Nigeria-focused oil and gas explorer Oando Energy Resources (OER) on Wednesday announced that it had completed the acquisition of the Nigerian upstream oil and gas business of New York-listed ConocoPhillips for a total cash consideration of...
30th July 2014
 
 
SILVER

Excellon Resources narrows Q2 loss as output rises Restricted

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Despite recording the lowest quarterly average silver price in several years, Mexico’s highest-grade silver producer Excellon Resources late Tuesday reported that it had managed to narrow its net loss for the three months ended June 30, as...
30th July 2014
 
 
IRON-ORE

Ferrum continues talks for BFS funding Restricted

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Despite halting the start of the bankable feasibility study (BFS) for the Moonlight iron-ore project until sufficient funding had been negotiated, triple-listed Ferrum Crescent continued to map out the work planning programme. During the June...
30th July 2014
 
 
LEAD & ZINC

North River’s Namib mine gets enviro nod Restricted

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North River Resources has been granted environmental clearance by the Namibia Ministry of Environment and Tourism for the environmental assessment and management plan for the proposed recommissioning of its Namib lead/zinc mine. This came after...
30th July 2014
 
 
COAL

Right Eskom price will trigger R10bn Waterberg coal investment Video Available Restricted

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Waterberg Coal Company CEO Stephen Miller A successful bulk sample burn test at Majuba power station has opened the way for Waterberg coal to be used at Majuba power station in Mpumalanga. As part of the feasibility and technical work the ASX- and JSE-listed Waterberg Coal Company has...
30th July 2014
 
 
 
 
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