Mining News

1 hour ago | May 20, 2022

Mining industry in US$10bn capital shortfall

Oliver Kazunga The mining industry has a capital shortfall amounting to US$10 billion required to implement different ...

1 day ago | May 19, 2022

Legacy debts weigh on Hwange Colliery profits

Tapiwanashe Mangwiro The country’s largest coal miner and Zimbabwe Stock Exchange listed Hwange Colliery Company ...

3 days ago | May 17, 2022

Zim mining sector in growth trajectory  

Business Writer Zimbabwe’s mining sector is expected to grow in 2022 alongside its regional peers in the Democratic ...

2 months ago | April 5, 2022

Zim readies for African diamond producers meeting

Business Weekly/NewZiana Zimbabwe is set to host the African Diamond Producers Association (ADPA) extraordinary council ...

2 months ago | March 25, 2022

Chinese investors target Zim lithium mines

Tapiwanashe Mangwiro Three Chinese energy companies have snapped up controlling stake in Zimbabwean lithium mines in the ...

Zim diamond sector ready for scrutiny

Michael Tome IN less than two months, Zimbabwe’s diamond sector will be under the Kimberly Process Certification Scheme ...

2 months ago | March 11, 2022

Mimosa remains profitable despite falling grades

Tapiwanashe Mangwiro Platinum Group Metals (PGM) producer, Mimosa Mining Company, says it invested US$40 million into ...

Expanding African trade to boost growth and reduce poverty

Mining Review Ask any world-class racing driver what they need in a car to be successful on the track, and they will ...

3 months ago | March 1, 2022

Chinese Miner Abandons Mutare Quarry Project

allafrica.com CHINESE firm, Freestone Mines, has abandoned the quarry mining project it intended to undertake at a ...

3 months ago | February 21, 2022

Ex-Mines secretary Gudyanga convicted

Former Mines and Mining Development permanent secretary, Francis Gudyanga was on Friday convicted of criminal abuse of ...

2 years ago | November 6, 2020

Mining as a lever for domestic resource mobilisation

As a concerned citizen, and a socio-economic justice activist, I am disturbed by how the pandemic, Covid-19, is piling ...

2 years ago | September 25, 2020

Zim enjoys limited benefits from mining sector

Business Writer Downstream linkages between the mining sector and the rest of the Zimbabwean economic sectors, are weak ...

2 years ago | August 28, 2020

RioZim optimistic diamonds demand to bounce

Zimbabwe’s second-largest diamond miner sees demand picking up, after the coronavirus pandemic forced RioZim Ltd. to ...

Lubu coal gets offtakers

London listed natural resource development company, Contango Holdings Plc, has signed two offtake agreements for coal ...

2 years ago | July 31, 2020

Mining firms halt expansion projects

Martin Kadzere Some Zimbabwean mining companies have halted expansion projects due to lack of capital with most ...

2 years ago | June 12, 2020

Caledonia’s TSX delisting unlikely to affect funding

Tawanda Musarurwa Zimbabwe-focused mining group Caledonia Mining Corporation’s move to delist from the Toronto Stock ...

2 years ago | March 27, 2020

Caledonia to weather supply chain disruption

London- and TSX-listed Caledonia Mining Corporation expects its Blanket mine, in Zimbabwe, to suffer some knock-on ...

Mining industry about to come to a standstill

South Africa’s iconic mines, from the ever-deepening gold shafts on which the economy was founded to massive iron ore ...

Mining in Zimbabwe: Time to use it or lose it

Between colonial intervention and a weak regulatory framework, mining in Zimbabwe has struggled to live up to its ...

2 years ago | March 20, 2020

Govt gets tough on EPOs

Government is tightening rules and regulations controlling the administration of Exclusive Prospecting Orders (EPOs) ...