Conference, Notes and Press Conference

Mining News Pro - Lynas Corporation is on track to commence the construction of its Kalgoorlie rare earth processing facility in Western Australia in mid-2021.

Mining News Pro - In the 7th National Award for Mining Productivity and Mining Industries, IMPSACO succeeded to gain a 3-star award of efficiency award.

Mining News Pro - Despite analyst fears at the start of this year that countries could shift their focus away from reducing carbon emissions, business intelligence firm CRU senior analyst George Heppel says much of the year has been focused on green recovery concepts.

Mining News Pro - Mobarakeh Steel Company added 240 new heavy vehicles to its public transport fleet in order to stop the covid19 pandemic among the workers.

Mining News Pro - Nordgold has claimed to the Takeovers Panel that Cardinal Resources has been misleading about its shareholder intentions to accept or reject a takeover bid.

Mining News Pro - In a year marred by droughts, bushfires, a global pandemic and the resulting economic downturn, Australia hasn’t had a lot to be optimistic about in 2020.

Mining News Pro - Mining companies including Newmont, Glencore and Eriez Flotation are sponsoring a consortium run by the University of Queensland’s Sustainable Minerals Institute to improve the energy efficiency of mineral processing operations.

Mining News Pro - Fortescue Metals Group chief executive Elizabeth Gaines has told Diggers and Dealers audiences that the company has trained 3000 workers in autonomy as it introduced autonomous haulage across its entire Australian operations.

Mining News Pro - The Australasian Institute of Mining and Metallurgy (AusIMM) will combine in-person and virtual components to deliver a hybrid event model for its 2021 conference series.

Mining News Pro - Queensland has prepared for the possibility of border closures for months, and it is not allowing the entry of workers except in special circumstances.

Mining News Pro - International Mining and Resources Conference (IMARC) 2020 has been postponed due to COVID-19.

Mining News Pro - South Africa’s Mineral Resources and Energy Minister, Gwede Mantashe, used the platform created by the International Energy Agency (IEA) Clean Energy Transitions Summit on July 9 to stress that South Africa’s shift from a high-carbon to a low-carbon path needed to be both systematic and just.

Mining News Pro - Avi Kimelman has been charged with insider trading offences at the Magistrates Court of Victoria, following his resignation as a Nova Minerals company director last week.

Mining News Pro - A panel of experts should be formed to properly oversee the future of the struggling State-owned diamond mining company Alexkor, and to unlock the greater long-term potential of northern Namaqualand.

Mining News Pro - Brisbane-based Components Only, the high-profile supplier of heavy equipment components, has welcomed Jeffery Chua to its expanding operations.

Mining News Pro - The federal government has created industrial relations working groups that will initiate discussions regarding casual and fixed term employees, while also adding greenfields agreements to the agenda.

Mining News Pro - Businessman Clive Palmer has submitted documents to the High Court opposing the Western Australia border closure, calling it “unconstitutional”.

Mining News Pro - Platinum group metals mining company Northam Platinum has strengthened its liquidity position in response to Covid-19 by attracting R411-million of additional new long-term funding during the lockdown period as part of the completion of its R2.65-billion restructuring of its domestic medium-term note programme.

Mining News Pro - Eskom CEO Andre de Ruyter has confirmed that the State-owned electricity utility is pushing ahead with a controversial move to renegotiate power purchase agreements (PPAs) with renewable independent power producers (IPPs).

Mining News Pro - The webinar is about how Steel Authority of India Limited (SAIL) could overcome the challenges made by coronavirus pandemic.

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