Latest News for: Mining mines


Police on the hunt for burglars after Zondo commission break-in

Independent online (SA) 19 Apr 2021
“The mine bosses, particularly Alexkor Mine board chairperson Mervyn Cartens, had on numerous occasions told Parliament that in the next five to 10 years there would be no diamonds to mine at Alexkor ... Alexkor Mine had in the past 100 years of existence only mined 10% of the mining assets ... Alexkor Mine is still a gem of diamonds in the world.

Amansie West MP initiates responsible mining program

Joy Online 19 Apr 2021
The Member of parliament for Amansie West constituency in the Ashanti Region has initiated a program to combat irresponsible mining. George Obeng Takyi is working to change illegal mining activities by adopting best practices to promote sustainable mining to protect the environment.

Is Orion Minerals the most attractive resources stock when discussing value?

Independent online (SA) 19 Apr 2021
My starting point was to look for stocks such as junior or emerging mining companies that are often ignored or not followed by analysts. I used the JSE-listed junior mining companies in South Africa to calculate a Junior Mining Company Index for South Africa ... Coal-related mining companies were excluded, though.

Fortress Group CEO Says Bitcoin Not An Environment Hazard

CoinGape 19 Apr 2021
Stevens went on to claim that Bitcoin has become the biggest catalyst for clean energy mining ... The Bitcoin Energy FUD first surfaced back in 2018 which gave the infamous comparisons such as “Bitcoin consumes more energy than Texas” and similarly many other exaggerated implications of Bitcoin mining.

Arizona mining fight pits economy, EVs against conservation, culture

Metro USA 19 Apr 2021
(Reuters) – Early last year, Darrin Lewis paid $800,000 for a hardware store in a tiny Arizona town where mining giant Rio Tinto Plc hopes to build one of the world’s largest underground copper mines ... “It would absolutely devastate us if this mine doesn’t open.” ... Not all local Native Americans oppose the mine.

We have technology and expertise to reclaim mined sites-Zoomlion

Business Ghana 19 Apr 2021
Zoomlion Ghana Limited, a waste management company, says it has the expertise and in a position to apply all the techniques in land reclamation and re-mediation of degraded sites due to illegal mining activities ... Mine experts have estimated that it will cost the government about $250 million to reclaim mined sites in the Western Region alone.

Today in 2019: Ghanaians protect Chinese illegal miners – Chinese Ambassador

Ghana Web 19 Apr 2021
The Ambassador of the People's Republic of China to Ghana, His Excellency Shi Ting Wang, in 2019 revealed that Chinese nationals who were involved in illegal mining in the country were receiving support and protection from Ghanaian nationals ... We are working together with the Ghana government to stop illegal mining,” said Ambassador Wang.

Murray & Roberts gets R2bn mining contract in Australia

Business Day 19 Apr 2021
Engineering group Murray & Roberts has secured a R2.3bn mining contract in Australia. Murray & Roberts said on Monday that its subsidiary, RUC Cementation Mining Contractors, had secured the tender at Newmont Corporation, the world’s largest gold producer.

HIVE Blockchain Completes Acquisition of Green Energy 50 MW Data Centre in New Brunswick with ...

News-Press Now 19 Apr 2021
This acquisition will build long term assets on our balance sheet and complements our ESG strategy to only mine coins on the cloud from sources of low-cost surplus green energy ... We have been using the 4 GB cards to mine Ethereum Classic which is very profitable ... mining equipment.

Roxgold Announces Robust Séguéla Feasibility Study with After-Tax NPV of US$380 Million and 49% IRR

Daily Freeman 19 Apr 2021
Life of Mine ... Total Mineralized Material Mined ... Contained Gold In Mined Resource ... Total Mining Costs. $/t, mined ... Mining Costs, Sustaining Capital. $/t, mined ... $/t, mined ... The Mineral Reserves are reported with modifying factors of 15% Mining Dilution and 90% Mining recovery applied ... Table 5 – Séguéla Project Life-of-Mine Mining and Processing Plan Metrics.

Forced stoppage of mining poses threat to law and order in Bajaur

The News International 19 Apr 2021
The stubbornness of a local tribesman to challenge the writ of the government and stop mining by force in Aseel Targhao area of the Barang Tehsil of Bajaur tribal district is a serious threat to peace as the district administration and police have failed to bring the situation under control.

Asus could be making a crypto mining graphics card...with RGB lighting? A Promotional Image Of ...

TechRadar 19 Apr 2021
While this mining GPU typically can’t be used for gaming purposes - given that it lacks a display output - it does boast one feature that other mining cards don’t ... Perhaps Asus is looking to tap into the more aesthetically-minded miners out there who want to show off their mining rigs?.

Monitors doubt Teck mining company’s water fixes selenium issue

The Spokesman-Review 19 Apr 2021
MISSOULA – As Teck Resources hopes to expand its mountaintop-removal coal mining in British Columbia, water quality monitors in Canada and the United States warn the company’s existing mines already cause significant ecological damage ... But the Upper Fording River downstream of the mines showed selenium levels between nine and 90 parts per billion.

Activist Investigating Gold Mining Attacked In Russia's Bashkortostan

Radio Free Europe 19 Apr 2021
BAIMAK, Russia -- An outspoken environmental activist who has been looking into illegal gold mining in Russia's Bashkortostan region says he was viciously beaten by unknown attackers in the town of Baimak ... Yumagulov is known for his various activities against uncontrolled gold mining in Bashkortostan.

McEwen Mining produces 30,600 AuEq ounces in Q1

Resource World 19 Apr 2021
McEwen Mining Inc ... Mining at Black Fox has begun transitioning to the Froome deposit, where a progressive ramp-up is planned through Q3, with commercial production expected in Q4. At the Stock property, surface exploration is underway with four drills at the Stock West target, and one drill at the historic Stock Mine ... Gold Bar Mine, Nevada (100%).