R/€ = 20.3644 Change: -0.0177
R/$ = 19.1348 Change: 0.0409
Au 2344.46 $/oz Change: -47.38
Pt 935.10 $/oz Change: -8.40


Orica’s fully lead-free non-electric detonator range available now

Updated 3 hours ago Following the successful launch of Orica’s groundbreaking Exel™ Neo, the world’s first fully lead-free non-electric detonator range last year, Orica's manufacturing facility in Gyttorp, Sweden, has achieved a significant milestone by transitioning all capsule production to Exel™ Neo. This marks a... 

From bullion to bytes: How technology is reshaping the JSE Gold Mining Index

Updated 4 hours ago The Johannesburg Stock Exchange (JSE) Gold Mining Index is an enduring symbol of the fortunes of the precious metal industry. In line with this volatility, trading technology and software have emerged as powerful tools, reshaping the JSE Gold Mining Index in profound ways.   From increasing... 

Multotec to showcase its innovative sampling technologies and competencies at the 11th World Conference on Sampling and Blending

Updated 4 hours ago With its extensive array of products, skills, expertise, and knowledge, Multotec will be participating in the 11th World Conference on Sampling and Blending, taking place from the 21 to 23 May 2024, in South Africa. The event will offer valuable insights for academics, manufacturers, engineering... 

Newmont promotes Hardy to chief technology officer

By: Creamer Media Reporter      Updated 4 hours ago US-headquartered gold major Newmont on Friday announced the appointment of Francois Hardy as new chief technology officer (CTO). With more than three decades of technical and operational expertise in the mining industry, Hardy brings a wealth of experience to his new role. Having joined Newmont... 

Vale Indonesia shareholders approve rights issue plan

By: Reuters     22nd April 2024 Shareholders of nickel miner PT Vale Indonesia approved a rights issue that will facilitate the acquisition of a stake by Indonesia state mining holding company MIND ID, the company said in a statement late on Friday. Vale Canada and Japan's Sumitomo Metal Mining had agreed to sell 14% of the... 

QPM shifts focus to gas and energy, curtails TECH spending

By: Creamer Media Reporter      22nd April 2024 Mining and energy group Queensland Pacific Metals (QPM) has unveiled a strategic overhaul aimed at accelerating growth and advancement of its gas and energy assets. The ASX-listed company has chosen to priorities the expansion and enrichment of its Moranbah gas project, in the Bowen Basin. 

South32 expects prolonged suspension of Groote Eylandt manganese exports

By: Mariaan Webb     22nd April 2024 Commodities giant South32 said on Monday that manganese ore exports from Groote Eylandt mine, in the Northern Territory, were likely to remain suspended until 2025 owing to extensive damaged caused by a tropical cyclone last month. The cyclone, which ravaged the region on March 16 and 17,... 

GoviEx in talks with Niger govt on Madouela start date

By: Sabrina Jardim     19th April 2024 TSX-V listed GoviEx Uranium is in discussions with the government of Niger regarding the start of mining operations after having received notice that it must begin mining at its Madaouela uranium project by July 3, or risk having its mine permit revoked. The company says it is committed to... 

Hancock Prospecting sells stake in Catalyst Metals

By: Sabrina Jardim     19th April 2024 ASX-listed Catalyst Metals reports that the entire remaining substantial shareholding held by Hancock Prospecting in Catalyst Metals’ ordinary shares has been acquired by directors and senior management of Catalyst and institutional investors. Hancock has, therefore, ceased to be a substantial... 

Godolphin takes 100% control of Narraburra rare earths project

By: Darren Parker     19th April 2024 ASX-listed Godolphin Resources has agreed to acquire the remaining 49% interest in the flagship Narraburra rare earths elements (REE) project in New South Wales, Australia, in which it already holds a 51% stake, from joint venture (JV) partner EX9. Godolphin will gain full control of the asset as... 

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