Mining News Pro - Mineral Resources Minister Gwede Mantashe on Friday said the priority remains to restore ventilation at the Gloria mine, in Mpumalanga, and to reduce flammable gases underground so that the search and recovery process can continue with the necessary speed.

Mining News Pro - Brazilian miner Vale SA said a fire broke out on Friday in its distribution center in Malaysia, temporarily affecting shipments, according to a securities filing.

Mining News Pro - Iron ore mining giant Vale issued a statement Friday advising that there was a fire in one of the transfer houses of the belt conveyor system at its distribution center in Malaysia.

Mining News Pro - Hochschild Mining said on Wednesday that it would suspend operations at its first mining operation, Arcata, and place the mine in care and maintenance in the second quarter.

Mining News Pro - The Minerals Council of Australia published a report titled The Next Frontier: Australian Mining Policy Priorities where it asks the government to advanced a revived tax reform that removes barriers that hinder the growth of the country’s mining sector.

Mining News Pro - Hosken Consolidated Investments (HCI) has acquired, through a private placement undertaken by its subsidiary Deepkloof, over two-million common shares in Platinum Group Metals (PTM) at $1.33 a share, for a total consideration of $2.8-million.

Mining News Pro - Ecuador-focused explorer SolGold said Friday it was “surprised and disappointed” at how quickly Cornerstone Capital Resources dismissed a takeover approach, adding that it will bring the offer directly to the target`s shareholders.

Mining News Pro - The Nordic Investment Bank (NIB) has provided a SEK 1 billion (EUR 96 million) loan to the Swedish mining equipment company Epiroc to finance the company’s R&D investments in Sweden during 2018-2021.

Mining News Pro - Leadership skills are key to improving safety, say speakers at Mining Indaba 2019 panel discussion.

Mining News Pro - South Africa`s radical leftist Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) will nationalize all mines by 2023 if elected this year, the party said in its election manifesto launched on Saturday.

Mining News Pro - Mining was walking into a brighter future and the appetite for mining investment was strengthening, attendees of the Investing in African Mining Indaba heard on Monday.

Mining News Pro - Chairman of the Board of Mine and Metal Development Investment Company (MMDIC) of Iran, decided to increase its capital by 138 percent.

Mining News Pro - Tariffs of 25 pct apply if quotas are filled.

Mining News Pro - Russian gold and silver producer Polymetal reported on Thursday an 11% rise in fourth quarter revenue, compared to a year earlier, on record high production following a full ramp-up at its mine in Kazakhstan.

Mining News Pro - Senior Manager of SteelMint told Mining News Agency during an interview in Tehran.

Mining News Pro - CEO of Kaveh-Pars Mining Industries Development Company said in Iranian Steel Market Conference and Expo to Mining News Agency.

Mining News Pro - In 21st congress of the introduction of top companies, National Iranian Copper Industries Company (NICICO) rated as the best company in exports.

Mining News Pro - First ore has been mined on schedule at the Gruyere gold project in Western Australia this month.

Mining News Pro - Outotec has been awarded a contract to design and deliver a mine paste backfill system to a nickel mine in Canada.

Mining News Pro - A slowdown in the Chinese economy is the biggest risk to the mining and metals sector in 2019, according to a survey of 51 key decision makers.

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