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IMF concludes DRC visit

An International Monetary Fund (IMF) team visited Kinshasa from 19-25 February 2020 to discuss developments around the Staff Monitored Program (SMP) which was approved in December 2019. Led by Mauricio Villafuerte, the purpose of the visit was to...

Gold prices undeterred by coronavirus

With the recent outbreak of the rapidly spreading coronavirus causing global equity markets to decline, gold is holding steady as the safe haven investment of choice, according to African-focused miner Pan African Resources (PAR). “Prices surge...

Digital mining seminar

The Wits Mining Institutes’ (WMI) Digital Mining Laboratory (Digimine) will be hosting their annual seminar on digital mining technology from 7-9 April 2020 at the University of Witwatersrand Club. The seminar sheds light on digital technology...

Profits for DRDGOLD despite load shedding

In recent months, power utility Eskom has implemented load shedding which has had a negative impact on the economy and businesses in South Africa, including the mining industry. Despite this, DRDGOLD reported profits for the six months ended 31...

Former employees are now mine owners

The long wait is finally over for former employees of Arnot Mine when coal producer Exxaro finalised its transfer of the Arnot Mine to Arnot Opco. The transfer means that former employees, the community and Wescoal are now owners of the mine. This...