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Platinum group metals can add million South African jobs plus R8-trillion more

Mining Weekly 28 Mar 2023
Collaborative marketing of platinum group metals (PGMs) has the potential to add a million ...

Story of Wooden Timber, Metal Bar that Bears Witness to Horrors of Slavery

MENA FN 26 Mar 2023
(MENAFN) In the basement of the National Museum of African American History and Culture, a hunk of wood and metal bar sits in the center of a near pitch-dark room, illuminated by the space–s few ... .

Secret DRC mine helped end World War II – and inspire ‘Wakanda’

Mail Guardian South Africa 26 Mar 2023
The story of a secret mine possessing ores of immense power inspired US comic artists Stan Lee and Jack Kirby in 1977 to invent the character of Black Panther, an African king who rules a technologically advanced secret kingdom powered by a magical metal, zealously guarding it against a rapacious outside world that would exploit it.

A dimming copper dream suddenly burns bright

Mmegi Online 24 Mar 2023
Since the base metal meltdown of 2016, when a commodity price rout crashed operations at BCL Ltd, Discovery Metals and African Copper, the local copper sector has slowly and painfully ...

Steel cladding trend heightens aesthetics, energy savings & safety says SA Institute of Steel ...

Business Ghana 23 Mar 2023
With the rapid trend towards a preference for steel cladding, Dennis White, Executive Director of the Southern African Metal Cladding and Roofing Association (SAMCRA) a sub-association of the SAISC - has for the past ten years been developing local product specifications and standards to ensure product quality.

Sibanye-Stillwater to Provide Up to A$30 Mln to New Century in Emergency Financing

Market Watch 23 Mar 2023
The South African precious-metals mining company said that record levels of rainfall in North Queensland, Australia resulted in flooding at the Century mine and Karumba port ...

Eskom in court to defend its role to supply uninterrupted electricity

Independent online (SA) 21 Mar 2023
Applicants include Dr Lufuno Rudo Mathivha, Dr Tanusha Ramdin, the South African Federation of Trade Unions (Saftu) and the Federation of South African Trade Unions and the Metal Workers Union of South Africa (Numsa), amongst others ... The applicants argue that there are a number of alternative energy sources which the respondents could procure ... .

2 cheap UK shares I’m thinking about buying in April!

The Motley Fool 20 Mar 2023
Pan African Resources. Buying gold stocks could be a good idea as prices of the yellow metal soars. Pan African Resources (LSE.PAF) is one mining stock on my radar due to its incredible value ... Indeed, power supply problems have hit Pan African Resources’ own output in recent months.

How to strengthen the supply chain of commodities

Gulf News 20 Mar 2023
In Namibia in southern Africa, a group of 120 sites operates on mining and producing critical metals. Mining is considered the most significant contributor to this small African country’s economy, in terms of revenue ... Not merely operations in Namibia and metal mining, as a valuable ...

Currency slump sees surge in demand for dollars assets in West Africa despite greenback’s ongoing...

Business Ghana 16 Mar 2023
The Russian-Ukraine war and the lingering impact of the COVID-19 pandemic have severely weakened West African economies and currencies - but businesses and investors are looking to dollar assets to mitigate the damage ... As a result, most West African currencies such as the Nigerian Naira (NGN) and the Ghanaian Cedis (GHC) have significantly weakened.

Mia Carucci’s sonic collage of heaven and Earth

The Los Angeles Times 15 Mar 2023
This story is part of Image issue 17, “Offering,” a special gift from L.A.’s creative community to a city that seemingly has it all. Read the whole issue here ... Their sets dipped into African drums, reggaetón, baile funk, cumbia, IDM, metal ... Carucci’s mother, a freestyle dancer raised in the Bronx, is Puerto Rican with Taíno and African ancestry.

Zimbabwe’s ban on lithium ore exports triggers stockpile buildup

Mining Weekly 14 Mar 2023
... has resulted in stockpiles of the key battery metal building up in the southern African country.

The biggest African mining event in North America showcases major successes in Canada-Africa mining

Business Ghana 13 Mar 2023
MineAfrica was pleased to welcome several partners and sponsors, who participated in the 24th Annual African Mining Breakfast with the Canada-Africa Chamber.. Partners/Sponsors Anibesa Energy Metals B2Gold Ecobank Hatch Ivanhoe Mines Osino Resources Parallel Mining South African Department of Mineral Resources and Energy.

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