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PALLADIUM: Russia to Become World’s Top Palladium Producer After $15Bln Arctic Investment

  • Date: 20-11-19
  • Category: PALLADIUM
  • Source: The Moscow Times

Nornickel and Russian Palladium to invest in huge production plant in Arctic tundra.

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NORNICKEL: Russian smelting giant invests billions in green modernisation

  • Date: 20-11-19
  • Category: NORNICKEL
  • Source: Helsinki Times

Norilsk Nickel, the world's largest producer of nickel and palladium, is closing down obsolete plants, as announced at the company presentation for the Investor Day in London recently. As company representatives explained, this decision is a part of Nornickel's updated environmental strategy.

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NORNICKEL: Russian businessman Potanin says he may raise stake in Nornickel

  • Date: 20-11-19
  • Category: NORNICKEL
  • Source: Reuters

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russian businessman Vladimir Potanin, the biggest shareholder in Norilsk Nickel, said on Wednesday he may raise his stake in the Russian mining giant if the opportunity arises.

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INVESTMENT: Sibanye-Stillwater bails from WPIC, Implats says departure is “big loss” to organisation

  • Date: 20-11-19
  • Category: INVESTMENT
  • Source: Mining MX

SIBANYE-Stillwater confirmed it was heading out of the World Platinum Investment Council (WPIC), saying that as “a new kid on the block” the company had a different take on how to stimulate demand for platinum group metals (PGMs).

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PGM PRODUCERS: Northam raises R1.35bn under note programme, makes further in-roads into debt

NORTHAM Platinum said it had completed the private placement of domestic term notes worth R1.35bn in a book-build that was oversubscribed.

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ESKOM: Eskom expects unbundling of transmission to be done by March

  • Date: 20-11-19
  • Category: ESKOM
  • Source: Eye Witness News

CAPE TOWN – Following the announcement of Andre de Ruyter as Eskom’s new CEO this week, the Department of Public Enterprises has on Wednesday given details about plans to unbundle the cash strapped utility.

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NORNICKEL: Nornickel reveals ambitious technology – as well as production – plans

  • Date: 19-11-19
  • Category: NORNICKEL
  • Source: International Mining

Technology looks like playing a pivotal role in Norilsk Nickel’s ambitious growth plan to boost its mined ore volumes at the renowned Taimyr operation, in Russia.

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NORNICKEL: Russia to dominate world’s platinum & palladium production with new Arctic project

  • Date: 19-11-19
  • Category: NORNICKEL
  • Source: RT

The Arctic Palladium project which involves development of several platinum-group metal deposits on Russia’s Taimyr Peninsula is nearing completion. It is expected to turn Russia into the world’s top producer of platinum metals.

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