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11 November 2018 10:27 AM Zimbabwe Platinum miners plan base-metal refinery, minister says

Platinum miners in Zimbabwe plan to jointly develop a base-metal refinery in the country, Mines Minister Winston Chitando said. The processing plant has been under consideration since at least 2014. The project may cost $134m, the state-owned Zimbabwe Broadcasting Corporation reported in September. Zimplats Holdings, Unki PGM Mine and Mimosa Mine have “come up with a joint 28

08 November 2018 10:02 AM Annual gold production falls by a fifth in September

South Africa's mining production for September decreased 1.8% year-on-year, Statistics South Africa announced on Thursday, with gold production falling by a fifth. Gold production for September 2018 was down 19% when compared to September 2017. This contributed -3.1 percentage points to SA's overall production decrease of -1.8%. Gold sales, meanwhile 27

02 November 2018 6:54 PM Markets surge as trade war concerns thaw

Following a firmer close in US equity markets overnight, a similar trend was recorded in Asia on Friday where the Hang Seng surged 4.21%, while the Shanghai Composite Index and Nikkei gained 3.56% and 2.56% respectively. Markets were also upbeat about the jobs data out of the US which came in better than expected as the US economy added 250 000 jobs in October 28

18 October 2018 7:20 AM Sun Met 2019 announces theme for 2019 event

Johannesburg – You can officially start planning your outfit for the 2019 Sun Met. The prestigious event has announced its theme for big day – African Luxury: Precious Metals. According to a press statement “the chosen theme is a celebration of the continent’s glitz, glamour, and natural materials that contribute greatly to the regal richness of Africa 28

12 October 2018 7:18 AM Gold comes alive in biggest jump since '16 after equities roiled

On Thursday, prices posted the biggest gain since June 2016, when the UK voted to exit the European Union, after a slump in global equity markets stoked demand for the metal as a store of value. Bullion received another shot in the arm after data showing weaker-than-expected US inflation raised speculation that the Federal Reserve may slow the pace of interest 34

04 October 2018 10:53 AM AB, Smith headline Pakistan T20 player draft

Cape Town - Proteas legend AB de Villiers and prolific Australian batsman Steve Smith will be two of the star attractions at this year's Pakistan Super League (PSL) player draft. De Villiers, who retired from international cricket earlier this year, will be in the mix as a foreign Platinum player. According to the PCBwebsite, De Villiers joins former 34

13 September 2018 10:06 AM Another bad month for mining production in July

There was no respite for South Africa's miners in July, as Stats SA announced yet another fall in production when compared to a year ago. Mining production fell by 5.2% in July 2018 when compared to July 2017, with major dips in gold and iron ore, and smaller dips in coal and platinum group metals. If it wasn't for sterling diamond production figures 25

08 September 2018 7:06 AM Cardi B escorted out of fashion party after lunging at Nicki Minaj

New York — Nicki Minaj and Cardi B were involved in an altercation on Friday night that got physical at a New York Fashion Week party and left Cardi B with a mark on her head. A person who witnessed the incident and who asked for anonymity because they were not authorised to speak publicly said Minaj was finishing up a conversation with someone when Cardi 75

04 September 2018 2:59 PM Coligny teen died of aspiration – defence medical expert testifies

A defence medical expert has disputed a State pathologist's findings that Coligny teen Matlhomola Moshoeu's injuries were consistent with a fall or jump from a vehicle. Instead, Sumaya Rajan, who specialises in trauma, told the North West High Court in Mahikeng that Moshoeu had died of aspiration – "when blood or fluid enters the lung and it will compromise 41

29 August 2018 11:41 AM For the love of classic cars: 10 reasons why the 'Concours of Elegance' is a car enthusiast's dream come true

The Concours of Elegance will return to Hampton Court Palace this August 31 - September 2 for a seventh year, and this year’s event is set to be the biggest and most diverse yet. At its heart is the exquisite royal venue and the line-up of around 60 extraordinary cars in the "Main Concours" but for 2018 there’s more to see and do than ever before 142