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ZIMBABWE: AngloPlat commissions 10MW Unki smelter in Zimbabwe

  • Date: 05-12-18
  • Category: ZIMBABWE
  • Source: IOL

HARARE – Anglo Platinum has completed construction of a smelter at its Unki mine in Zimbabwe and the mining group’s chief executive will open the beneficiation facility together with President Emerson Mnangagwa next week.

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ZIMBABWE: Zimbabwe sees no radical change for platinum, diamond ownership

  • Date: 27-11-18
  • Category: ZIMBABWE
  • Source: Mining Weekly

LONDON – Zimbabwe does not plan to change its ownership rules for diamonds and platinum, its mining minister said on Monday, denting hopes among some miners the country will open up ownership as it announces mineral frameworks in coming weeks.

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ZIMBABWE: Zimbabwe plans refinery for the country's platinum mines- budget document

  • Date: 22-11-18
  • Category: ZIMBABWE
  • Source: Reuters

HARARE, Nov 22 (Reuters) - Zimbabwe is planning to build a base metals and precious metals refinery that will process platinum from all the country’s platinum mines, a budget statement released on Thursday said.

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ZIMBABWE: Zimbabwe to let gold, platinum mines retain higher dollar earnings

  • Date: 19-11-18
  • Category: ZIMBABWE
  • Source: IOL

INTERNATIONAL - Zimbabwe will allow gold and platinum mining companies to retain up to 55 percent of their earnings in dollars, government and central bank officials said on Monday, as authorities in the southern African nation move to ensure operators remain viable.

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ZIMBABWE: Zimbabwe targets $12bn from mineral exports in five years

  • Date: 05-11-18
  • Category: ZIMBABWE
  • Source: Mining Weekly
HARARE – Zimbabwe expects to earn $12-billion a year from mineral exports by 2023, Mines Minister Winston Chitando said. Mineral production is expected to be boosted by increased output at Anglo American Platinum’s Unki Mine and Impala Platinum Holdings’s Mimosa project, which have submitted expansion plans to the government, Chitando told lawmakers Monday in the capital, Harare.
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