Browsing: Metals & Minerals
New Energy Minerals (NEM) expects Chinese demand for reinforced steel to underpin its vanadium mining project at Cuala in Cabo Delgado, and has secured a $3.6 million investment from a Hong Kong investment group to push the development [...]
An Australian who made millions selling Mozambican coal mining prospects to Riversdale and then Rio Tinto, is selling a ruby mine concession in Cabo Delgado for $2 million - and is linked to an Australian listed company developing a graphite mine in the [...]
Syrah Resources, the Australian-listed graphite miner, has halved its production estimate for the quarter following a fire at its Balama mine and processing plant, the company announced yesterday. The fire, which [...]
Human rights organisations are planning to investigate two recent deaths at Kenmare Resources’ heavy sands mine in northern Mozambique, amid ongoing calls for the company to share more of its growing revenues with the local community and the Mozambican [...]
Graphite producer Syrah Resources is producing less graphite and incurring higher costs than it had forecast - leading the company’s new chief operating officer (COO) to review of operations at the mine in Cabo Delgado, northern Mozambique.
The chairman of Pathfinder Moçambique, the Mozambican company accused of appropriating mining licences from a UK company in 2011, has called an extraordinary general meeting to propose the dismissal of retired General Jacinto Veloso and his daughter from [...]
The legislation that governs the licensing of mining resources in Mozambique has gaps that "politicise" the process, a situation that could lead to serious corruption, according to a report published in Maputo on Wednesday by transparency NGO the Centre [...]
Authorities in Mozambique’s Manica province have accused mining companies of under-reporting production and say that they have run up 1 million meticais ($16,700) in accumulated fines for breaking environmental regulations, including polluting a river. [...]
The governor of Tete province, Paulo Auade, has urged the local community around a Chinese-controlled gold mine to collaborate with the mining company, in spite of the death of a mine worker and the discovery of illegal mining and other [...]
Ruby mining company Gemfields hit a new revenue record for a single auction this month, while defending itself against criticism over its tax contribution to the Mozambican state, and alleged human rights abuses at its mine in northern Mozambique.