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SENEGAL: Ministry approves gold project agreement

Stratex has received governmental approval for its option agreement with AGEM Senegal Exploration Suarl in respect of the Dalafin Gold Project in Senegal. Read more about 'SENEGAL: Ministry approves gold project agreement'...

CONFERENCE: China Gold Congress and Expo in July

More than 2000 delegates and industrial leaders, together with 100 exhibitors will participate in the third China Gold Congress and Expo in Beijing in July. Read more about 'CONFERENCE: China Gold Congress and Expo in July'...

Zambia must consult on mining changes – comment by Yolanda Torrisi

Zambia is mulling changes to mining regulations and taxes which it says will ensure a better deal for the country and its residents but during this process consultation with the... Read more about 'Zambia must consult on mining changes – comment by Yolanda Torrisi'...

SOUTH AFRICA: Trial emerald mining at Gravelotte

Magnum Mining & Exploration has begun trial mining at its 74%-owned Gravelotte Emerald Project in the Limpopo province of South Africa. Read more about 'SOUTH AFRICA: Trial emerald mining at Gravelotte'...

BURKINA FASO: Golden results from Bira drilling

Predictive Discovery has received encouraging results from an ongoing reverse circulation drill campaign on the Bira gold prospect, which is part of the Burkina Faso Joint Venture with Progress Minerals International. Read more about 'BURKINA FASO: Golden results from Bira drilling'...

DRC: AVZ signs two lithium MoUs with Chinese

AVZ Minerals has signed two MoUs with Chinese battery manufacturers regarding potential investment and offtake opportunities centred on the company's Manono Lithium Project in the DRC. Read more about 'DRC: AVZ signs two lithium MoUs with Chinese '...

BOTSWANA: Galane enters earn-in with B2Gold

Galane Gold Ltd has entered into an earn-in option agreement with B2Gold Corp covering two gold prospecting licences around Galane's Mupane project in Botswana. Read more about 'BOTSWANA: Galane enters earn-in with B2Gold'...

New code will damage mining in DRC – comment by Yolanda Torrisi

Despite opposition from major mining companies, Democratic Republic of Congo President Joseph Kabila has signed into law a new mining code that raises royalties and taxes. Read more about 'New code will damage mining in DRC – comment by Yolanda Torrisi'...

DRC: Kamoa-Kakula fourth largest copper discovery

A new mineral resource estimate for Ivanhoe Mines' Kamoa-Kakula Copper Project in the DRC establishes it as the world's fourth-largest copper discovery. Read more about 'DRC: Kamoa-Kakula fourth largest copper discovery '...

NAMIBIA: Montero to acquire lithium prospects

Montero Mining and Exploration has entered into a binding Heads of Agreement with Namib Base Minerals CC and Namibia Silica CC to acquire a 95% interest in the Uis Lithium-Tin... Read more about 'NAMIBIA: Montero to acquire lithium prospects'...