THE Mines and Minerals Amendment Bill (2016), which will soon be crafted by Parliament, will be a crucial step towards modernising mineral legislation in the country given that the principal Act, crafted way back in 1961, is now archaic.
Zimbabwe Platinum Mines’ (Zimplats) tonnes mined for the half-year-ended December 31, 2015 increased by 30% to 3,27 million from the same period in 2014 due to the ore supply contribution from the Ngezi South open pit.
GOLD producer Metallon Corporation says workers at one of its units have embarked on an industrial action over a backlog in wages. (more…)
Falling commodity prices will slowdown Zimbabwe’s resource-driven economy, the Chamber of Mines of Zimbabwe (CoMZ) has said.
Murowa Diamonds has committed $60 million in the next four years as part of its expansion and development programme to increase revenue and ramp up output, signalling its confidence in the future of the diamond sector.
Following the collapse of a $750 million Zisco/Essar deal last year, a lot has been said with no comprehensive answers of what really went wrong. NewsDay business reporter (ND), Mthandazo Nyoni caught up with the former Industry and Commerce minister Welshman Ncube (WN) on what went wrong on the deal as well as problems he […]
GOLD output at Caledonia Mining Corporation’s subsidiary, Blanket Mine went up by 2,5% to 42 806 ounces in 2015 compared to the same period in 2014
THE mining sector will surpass the 20 tonnes target set by government for gold production in 2016, with half of the production coming from the small-scale miners, Zimbabwe Miners’ Federation (ZMF) national chairperson, Lufeyi Shato has said
THE Zimbabwe Mining Development Corporation (ZMDC) is doing due diligence on a Chinese firm which wants to revive Kamativi Mine.
Government is seeking partners for exploration designed to collate the value of the country’s mineral resources