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Advanced technologies in digital mining

Digital Technology Trends for Twenty-First Century Mining will be unpacked at the Sibanye-Stillwater Digital Mining Laboratory’s (DigiMine) annual seminar at the Wits Mining Institute (WMI) from 7 to 9 April 2020. One of the highlights of the event...

Technology that enhances PGM market

BASF has successfully developed and tested an innovative Tri-Metal Catalyst technology that enables partial substitution of high-priced palladium with lower-priced platinum in light-duty gasoline vehicles without compromising emissions standards....

A platinum first for Prestige Bullion

Retail investors will soon have a new range of physical platinum investment products, which will have a positive impact on South Africa’s mining industry. The announcement was recently made by Prestige Bullion, a joint venture between the South...

Oil & Gas and Energy Conference

The 7th Mozambique Mining, Oil & Gas and Energy Conference & Exhibition (MMEC) is taking place at the prestigious Joaquim Chissano Conference Center, in Maputo. The two-day event is happening from 22 to 23 April and takes place under the...

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...

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...

Harmony Gold acquires AngloGold Ashanti assets

AngloGold Ashanti will no longer be operating in South Africa following the sale of Mponeng and Mine Waste Solutions for approximately US$300 million. The acquisition will see the two assets incorporated into the Harmony portfolio, enhancing...