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Coal miners report higher output and Chinese group bids for Aussie explorer in the latest Coal Roundup

15th November 2012 This month's electronic roundup includes details of international metal-mining company Inmet and TSX-listed Franco-Nevada’s terms of agreement for... 

Private equity poised for push into Africa

By: Megan van Wyngaardt     14th November 2012 Private equity houses are swapping low-growth buyout deals in Europe and North America for a slice of booming consumer demand in Africa. They are... 

West African bloc to commit 3 300 troops in Mali battle plan

By: Reuters     12th November 2012 West Africa's regional bloc ECOWAS agreed on Sunday to commit 3 300 troops to help recapture northern Mali, part of battle plans that will be sent... 

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Read about Ivanplats' IPO and Canada dropping its opposition to listing asbestos as hazardous in the Canadian Mining Roundup

By: Creamer Media Reporter      7th November 2012 This month’s roundup includes details of consulting engineering firm Golder & Associates’ contract to conduct an environmental- and social-impact... 

Amplats to transfer 51% of Zimbabwe mine to locals

By: Reuters     1st November 2012 Anglo American Platinum, the world's largest miner of the metal, has agreed to transfer majority of its Unki mine in Zimbabwe to locals, the firm... 

Gas holds big opportunity for Southern Africa energy generation

By: Megan van Wyngaardt     30th October 2012 While coal continues to play an important role in Southern Africa’s energy mix, the biggest opportunity for energy generation over the next two... 

Read about the opening of Gindalbie’s export terminal and the resource increase at Jupiter’ Ida project in the latest Iron-Ore Roundup

By: Creamer Media Reporter      24th October 2012 The Iron-Ore Roundup provides readers with a synopsis of mining activity in the iron-ore sector during the past month. The roundup presents the... 

Ncondezi advances Moz project, Xstrata, Tohoku ink supply contract and Zim courts Australian investors in the latest Coal Roundup

By: Creamer Media Reporter      17th October 2012 The Coal Roundup covers activities in the coal sector of the past month across the globe, focusing on exploration and feasibility studies,... 

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