DRC Mining Week expands to connected sectors

DRC Mining Week

KINSHASA, (CAJ News) – THE award-winning Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) Mining Week returns to Lubumbashi in June with a broadened focus to include the agriculture, energy and construction. Again, thousands will gather for practical annual mining and industrial expo. Event Director, Elodie Delagneau, says DRC Mining Week is well established More...

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By On Tuesday, March 14th, 2017

Glencore sales off stakes in African markets

JOHANNESBURG, (CAJ News) – GLENCORE, the Anglo–Swiss multinational commodity trading and mining company, has shed off major stakes in its operations in Namibia and Burkina Faso for US$400 million. Tevallli, More...

By On Tuesday, March 7th, 2017

Ewen to advise Asante Gold in Ghana

ACCRA, (CAJ News) – ASANTE GOLD, the American-headquartered mining firm, has appointed Eric Ewen as a consultant and advisor to the Board of Directors. He is resident in Accra, Ghana. The company welcomed More...

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By On Monday, March 6th, 2017

Mining and energy ministers descend on TXF Africa 2017

From MARIA MACHARIA in Nairobi, Kenya NAIROBI, (CAJ News) – AFRICAN mining and energy executives will together with ministers converge in Kenya at the end of the month to discuss prevailing trends in the industry. Dan More...

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By On Thursday, March 2nd, 2017

Gold Fields emerges Ghana’s biggest taxpayer

ACCRA, (CAJ News) – GOLD Fields Ghana reported it had been the West African ountry’s nation’s largest corporate taxpayer in 2016 after contributing GHS355 million US$75m) directly through royalty and corporate More...

By On Thursday, February 9th, 2017

Global oil exporters cushion Boko Haram victims

MAIDUGURI, (CAJ News) – MORE than 2 million famine-stricken Nigerians are to benefit from an emergency assistance grant the World Food Programme (WFP) has secured from the Organisation of the Petroleum Exporting More...

By On Tuesday, February 7th, 2017

Aviation meets mining in foremost industry summit

CAPE TOWN, (CAJ News) –SOUTH African Airways (SAA) is making the most of the Investing in African Mining Indaba to showcase its services to the global community. For more than 20 years, the Mining Indaba has provided More...

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By On Friday, February 3rd, 2017

GoldFields shares surge after industry recovery

JOHANNESBURG, (CAJ News) – GOLD Fields Limited advised shareholders earnings per share (EPS) for the twelve months ended December 31 2016 (FY 2016) are expected to be between 160 percent and 170 percent(US$0,49 More...

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By On Wednesday, February 1st, 2017

Zimplats announces employee share ownership scheme

HARARE, (CAJ News) – ZIMBABWE Platinum Mines (Zimplats) has issued a 10 percent stake, valued at US$95 000, to its Employee Share Ownership Trust (ESOT). The ESOT’s beneficiaries are the permanent employees More...

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By On Monday, January 30th, 2017

CoAL happy with engagements in SA

JOHANNESBURG, (CAJ News) – COAL of Africa Limited (CoAL) has received an Environmental Authorisation and the Environmental Impact Assessment Regulations from the South African Department of Mineral Resources More...