HARARE, November 23 (The Source) – Zimbabwe’s refined platinum production in the third quarter of 2017 declined by 21 percent from 120,000 ounces last year to 95,000 ounces owing to furnace maintenance work, reported World Platinum Investment Council (WPIC). In 2016, the southern African nation… Read More
HARARE, November 10 (The Source) – Australian-listed junior miner Prospect Resources has secured a seven year offtake arrangement with Hong Kong based Sinomine Resources Exploration.
By Simbarashe Zishiri, HARARE, October 13 (The Source) – Zimplats says it is already compliant with Zimbabwe’s beneficiation requirements and will not be affected by the imposition of the punitive 15 percent levy on unprocessed platinum exports from next year, according to chief executive Alex… Read More
HARARE, October 9 (The Source) – Australian-listed junior miner Prospect Resources is considering developing a lithium chemical plant at its Arcadia Lithium project in Harare to extract maximum value. Prospect is a southern Africa focused mining and exploration company based in Perth, Australia, with operations… Read More
HARARE, September 29 (The Source) – Nickel production at Bindura Nickel Corporation (BNC) grew by 2 percent to 1,810 tonnes in the first three months to June over the previous quarter despite a decline in mined tonnage. BNC, a unit of ASA Resources saw mined… Read More
HARARE, September 25 (The Source) – The Zimbabwe Stock Exchange mining index on Monday went over the 100 point mark for the first time in three years. The resources index gained 7,41 percent to 107,06 points driven by Riozim which was up 11,57 percent to… Read More
HARARE, September 18 (The Source) – Australian-listed junior miner Prospect Resources says it is negotiating with potential investors to raise $55 million to construct a concentrate plant for its Arcadia lithium project in Harare.
By Kuda Chideme, HARARE, September 13 (The Source) – Zimplats says it has agreed to give up 28,000 hectares of land, more than half of its idle mining claims to government, ending a five-year row but analysts say the latest land grab could spook foreign… Read More
HARARE, September 6 (The Source) – Zimbabwe’s platinum production during the second quarter of 2017 fell 13 percent to 105,000 ounces year-on-year, but dropped 9 percent compared to the previous quarter.
HARARE, September 6 (The Source) – Zimbabwe’s largest gold producer, Metallon has made its four mines stand alone operations in a restructuring exercise it says will increase efficiencies.
HARARE, August 31 (The Source) – On Monday this week, government announced that Chinese firm R&F will invest $1 billion in Zimbabwe Iron and Steel (Ziscosteel), the latest attempt to revive the once the largest integrated steel works in the region which shut in 2008.… Read More
HARARE, August 21 (The Source) – The central bank’s latest bid to deal with foreign currency shortages will hit hard Zimbabwe’s verdant mining sector, and has been described as ‘catastrophic’ by some industry players. “With immediate effect, 80 percent of all foreign exchange receipts from… Read More
HARARE, August 7 (The Source) – AIM-listed junior miner, Premier African Minerals says it has discovered more lithium deposits at its Zulu Mine in south central Zimbabwe. The Zulu lithium project near Fort Rixon, has an estimated 20.1 million tonnes resource base grading 1.06 percent… Read More
HARARE August 7 (The Source) – The Environmental Management Agency (EMA) says state- owned mining companies usually start operating without proper regulatory approval, in defiance of the Environment Management Act. The revelation by EMA comes days after the High Court barred state owned Zimbabwe Consolidated… Read More
MUTARE, August 3 (The Source) – The Zimbabwe Consolidated Diamond Company (ZCDC) says it is yet to receive the High Court order barring it from mining in the Chiadzwa diamond fields with immediate effect until it has been granted an Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) certificate… Read More